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35 Atlantic Ave, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-2131
207-633-4455
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Dining options: Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 55
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Men need to wear jacket.

In order to sit where you can capture the best harbor views - based on one of our experiences - "men need to wear a jacket" and "need to have reservation HERE", even if the tables aren't used in this particular setting, is what didn't offer us a quick come back here. It's obvious that the kitchen... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Isabel M
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Boothbay Harbor, Maine
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Great food upscale restaurant with beautiful view of the harbor. Get there before sunset to watch--its beautiful.

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Boothbay Harbor, Maine
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

In order to sit where you can capture the best harbor views - based on one of our experiences - "men need to wear a jacket" and "need to have reservation HERE", even if the tables aren't used in this particular setting, is what didn't offer us a quick come back here. It's obvious that the kitchen takes great care... More 

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Montgomery, Alabama
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131 reviews 131 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

I have to say up front that I want to come back here to have dinner. When we visited, we stopped in planning to have a light dinner with drinks at the bar. We had one drink and left. The place was quite empty when we arrived, with only several folks sitting at the bar. The young lady at the... More 

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Washington Court House, Ohio
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

The best place to eat in Boothbay Harbor! We ate at several places and Rocktide Inn was our favorite. The restaurant is a big surprise as is quite beautiful inside but it is inside the Inn which is very ordinary on the outside. The wait staff was great and our meals were amazing. They even serve "popovers" with their meals... More 

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Johns Creek, Georgia, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Wife and two grand kids visited Boothbay and stayed Rocktide Inn. Rooms nice and clean, breakfast was outstanding. Having a small refirg and microwave in rooms would have been nice - especially for travelers. Would go back and recommend to friends.

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Albany, NY
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125 reviews 125 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Shared drinks and appetizers with friends from Boothbay Harbor. Nice deck with table service and tasty snacks. Wonderful views and caught a nice sunset.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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104 reviews 104 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The dining room in the Rocktide Inn is lovely with wonderful views. I bet the sunsets are stunning! The restaurant is a little more formal and upscale than other spots we checked out in Boothbay Harbor, but a sign announced that casual dress is welcomed. We were pleased with both our food and the service. Our meal started with perfect... More 

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Clare, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Very interesting Inn. Lots of model sailing ships on show. Good food and good service - brilliant Martinis!

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We went here 2 nights in a row because the food is so good. My husband doesn't really like seafood so there were plenty of choices for his dinner. He had rack of lamb one night which was cooked perfectly and the second night he had filet mignon. I of course had a large lobster which was delicious.

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Boston
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114 reviews 114 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I stayed here with my elderly Mother for a couple of nights. We had a Handicap Accessible room and we were very comfortable. The room was spacious, clean, had two bathrooms and a small private porch. The doorman, Nate was most helpful in making sure we had a parking spot close by and we really appreciated it. Unfortunately, the maid... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 35 Atlantic Ave, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-2131
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: 207-633-4455

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Entertaining clients

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?