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All 60 Kittery Restaurants

Warren's Lobster House

11 Water St, Route 1, Kittery, ME 03904-1629
+1 207-439-1630
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Ranked #15 of 60 Restaurants in Kittery
Price range: $9 - $25
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Family Fare
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Warren's Lobster House was established in 1940 as a 6 stool,walk-up clam and lobster shack. Over the past 70 years, we have expanded into what today is a 350 seat, full service, family owned and operated restaurant. We are located on the waterfront on the southern tip of the Maine coast. We offer great seafood, lobster, steak, chicken and other specialities with outstanding service in a comfortable and casual family atmosphere. We feature the "Seacoast's Finest Salad Bar" with over 60 fresh and tantalizing items. We also offer a "Kid's Menu", gift shop, seasonal outdoor deck, cocktail lounge and plenty of seating with ample parking. We also offer free seasonal valet parking for our guests. We are Handicap Accessible and open daily at 1130 am. Currently, there are 3 generations of the Cunningham family involved in the daily operation of this world renouned restaurant!
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  • English first
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  • Italian first
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English first
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

I should begin by saying that Warren's salad bar is one of the best I've seen. If you can't find something at the salad bar that you like, you're pretty fussy! That said, we've dined at Warren's a number of times over the years and the food from the menu seems not to be as good as it had been... More 

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sdcwlh, Owner at Warren's Lobster House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments about our 60+ item salad bar! However, we are disappointed to hear that your wife was not satisfied with her choices. We are always willing to replace any item a guest finds less than satisfactory if we are made aware during the visit. More 

Waxhaw, North Carolina
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014 NEW

Just 65 miles (1 1/2) hours north of Boston up Rt. 95 towards Maine is a great seafood place. This restaurant sits on the waters edge with nice views of the water and boats. The food is wonderful and plentiful and the service is excellent considering the fairly large size and always busy. There is a variety of seating which... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Warren's is plain vanilla for atmosphere (although it is waterfront) but the lobster could not be fresher or better prepared. These are the lobster pros. The salad bar is bountiful and the service excellent and friendly. If you want lobster in a no frills atmosphere, this is the plsce.

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Appleton, Wisconsin
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

An unplanned/unexpected visit brought us to Kittery one Friday evening. After taking the advice of a "local", we found our way to Warren's. By chance, we arrived at 7:00PM and seating was no issue. The atmosphere and friendliness of the staff impressed us. Their salad bar was a nice surprise and the homemade Pumpkin Bread was fantastic! We thoroughly enjoyed... More 

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West Yellowstone, Montana, United States
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Food here was good but not amazing. Nice salad bar. Fantastic peanut butter pie! I was not crazy about my main dish which was the stuffed haddock with the butternut squash. My main complaint was that my raspberry tea was $3.99 and then they charged me $2.50 for a refill without telling me there was a charge. Server was very... More 

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Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Warren's used to be the "go-to" place for a water view, lobster dinner, and fantastic salad bar - but I am sad to say that a recent lunchtime experience was terrible! I had chosen Warren's for a birthday celebration based on my own excellent past experience there, but I was woefully proven wrong. It was not our usual evening time;... More 

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sdcwlh, Owner at Warren's Lobster House, responded to this review

We were very disappointed that this reviewer did not enjoy her recent visit. We were even more disappointed that our offer of a complimentary gift certificate was refused! By offering the Complimentary Certificate, we are saying "come on back in on us and allow us the oppertunity to show you experienced an isolated incident! We try very hard to provide... More 

Londonderry, New Hampshire
13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Located right on the river with an outdoor deck and river views throughout. Fantastic seafood that is very consistent and a great value. Extra large salad bar is great! Make sure you go there hungry, as the portions are generous. Wait staff has always been professional and prompt. This is a very popular spot, so you may have a little... More 

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Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

A must go. Just had twin one pound lobsters. They were sweet and delicious. My daughter's lobster needed a little more cooking when it arrived but other than that perfect. (the roe not quite cooked...and that's a delicious part). Known for the salad bar-it doesn't disappoint. Glass plates are chilled, plenty of choices,and a wonderful vegetable soup as well. Hot... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Simply put, the place ranks, at best, as an average vacationer's folly. The web site looked excellent for a lobster roll or fish or crab cake. But, that did not come to be. The crab cakes were tasteless The lobster stew was quite commercial with chopped pieces of lobster added. Nothing blended or tasted newly cooked. Service was sparse as... More 

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sdcwlh, Owner at Warren's Lobster House, responded to this review

We are disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your recent visit. FYI - our lobster stew is made FRESH for EACH and EVERY order - NOT a commercially prepared product ! More 

Northeast USA
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

A waterside seafood place. Salad bar, lots of windows, loons outside. Great lobster bisque, lobster too, check the fish, not all local, a lot of charm, you'll probably neither be swept off your feet nor displeased - quite satsifactory

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Additional Information about Warren's Lobster House

Address: 11 Water St, Route 1, Kittery, ME 03904-1629
Phone Number: +1 207-439-1630
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kittery
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 9 - 25
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Family Fare

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