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85 Elm St, Camden, ME 04843-1941
207-236-8751
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Lobster Roll only $10.99

A family "hot dog wagon" for many years that serves lots of other things too. At $10.99 they have the least expense lobster rolls in the area.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
sailorman04843
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Camden, Maine USA
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Camden, Maine USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

A family "hot dog wagon" for many years that serves lots of other things too. At $10.99 they have the least expense lobster rolls in the area.

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Malvern, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Don't mistake this lunch shack parked in Reny's shopping area as just like any other fast food place. Scott's Place has good nutritious fare that is next to impossible to find in a place like this. You can get burgers and hot dogs, certainly, but you can also get chicken and tuna salad, lobster and crab. And the prices are... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

you must find Scotts as u go south on Hwy 1.A veritable 41 yo small "to go" shack that serves almost anything fr lobster/crab roll to hamburger/fries/onion rings. it is a local staple and a MUST for a serious traveler. just GO :)

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Camden, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Yes it's in a parking lot and it's a trailer. But..... Fast and quite tasty. No claims other than Scott's has hundreds of customers who are loyal and steadfast. Many imitators but most fall short. Friendly and welcoming. Worth a trip.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

After seeking a decent place to eat in Camden we stumbled across this food truck. Wow what a find. Fantastic lobster roll and fries. Kudos to the people who work in such a cramped space and churn out high quality food.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

A really bad burger here. Very low grade meat. I fail to see the allure of the place. Perhaps the other choices are better. I wish it could write that it was better as the three folks in the shack were working their tails off. The good news is the place has a steady stream of locals so I don't... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

Scott's Place is a Camden fixture… been in the same spot since '74. Every time I come to Camden, I have to get a crabmeat roll there. The food is among the best for lunch cart fare. Picnic tables flank the cart, but the busy traffic in the parking lot, doesn't lend itself to an enjoyable meal. Take your food,... More 

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Belfast, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Have stopped here for lunch many times while traveling Rt. 1 on business. Chicken salad sandwich is unbeatable for an excellent quick lunch. Very tasty and chunky with a minimum of mayo. Chicken salad is often confused with tuna salad in its preparation but that is not the case here. Sit at one of the picnic tables under trees and... More 

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Charlotte, NC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

At Camden Market Place (small shopping center anchored by Reny's) on Hwy 1 (Elm Street) . On the left if entering Camden from Rockport...this little food :shack" is close to the road in the shopping center and a great find if you want a quick burger, Lobster roll,Crab roll, hot dog, fish or chicken sandwich or more with sides like... More 

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Camden, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

Very much enjoyed a veggie burger with lettuce, tomato, chopped onion. The best onion rings I've had in a LONG time!

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Address: 85 Elm St, Camden, ME 04843-1941
Phone Number: 207-236-8751
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Camden

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  • Address: 85 Elm St, Camden, ME 04843-1941
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Camden
  • Phone Number: 207-236-8751

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