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542 Elm St, Newport, ME 04953
207-368-3374
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: THis is one of three restaurants with the same name, Tthe others are in...
THis is one of three restaurants with the same name, Tthe others are in Searsport, Maine and Hampden, Maine.
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  • 33
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Diner

Okay. Hard to find. Locals all said it was the "fancier place " to go to..LOL. its a crooked cabin made into a diner. Server was nice..but too casual..she basically sat w us and told us her life story...a little much for me. Rough. Food was delicious. I ordered lobster stew..it was FULL of... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
Mainah65
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Bangor, Maine
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Bangor, Maine
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97 reviews 97 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Okay. Hard to find. Locals all said it was the "fancier place " to go to..LOL. its a crooked cabin made into a diner. Server was nice..but too casual..she basically sat w us and told us her life story...a little much for me. Rough. Food was delicious. I ordered lobster stew..it was FULL of lobster claws...but at $19.99 it should... More 

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North Carolina
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

years ago this place was called the log cabin and was. Great. For fried clams but not if you can wait until you get to Bangor your better off. You won't really find much wrong with your small portion meal but the value is not there anymore

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Livermore, California
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180 reviews 180 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Our daughter is a local so she insisted we check this place out. We did a couple of times, in fact! Seafood needs to be prepared properly and they have it figured out precisely here. Fried clams, chowdah, scallops, haddock-- all delightful and delicious. Very generous portions. A real family place, so it gets busy and the service suffers a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

Country comfort atmosphere. EXCELLENT FRIENDLY WAITSTAFF.The sea food is off the hook,pardon the pun. Large portions...you will definitely get your money's worth.Excellent dessert menu...all home made. I recommend the grape nut custard pudding.

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Newport, Maine
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

My husband frequent this restaurant often. They are noted for their seafood, but they also have steak, chicken, etc. The quality of the food is very good and the prices are at par. Casual dining, the people are very friendly and their is plenty of parking spaces. You may have to wait a few minutes, but it's worth the wait.... More 

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Blue Hill
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62 reviews 62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I have eaten at the other Angler's locations and thought the fried seafood was pretty good but on this Saturday afternoon we were very disappointed in the Newport restaurant. Both my husband and I had the "minnow" fish and chips. The fish was crispy on the outside but there was a layer of grease under the crust and the french... More 

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Maine
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I ate hear with the 2 year old son on Halloween. They offered kids eat free, great deal! Seafood here is good, but sometimes everything on the fish platter taste the same. This last visit I got the claim strips and they were great! My son had the fish and he loved the boat it came in...very cute! Overall great... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

You don't have to drive to the coast for good lobster. Great service and very friendly crew! Lovely end to our vacation. Mussels delicious and fried cams too.

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Belgrade, Maine
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

My husband and I eat fried seafood platters only once or twice per year so we are very picky when choosing which restaurant to go to for our special treat. I have to say this was one of the best fried seafood meals we have had. The seafood was cooked to perfection and you cannot beat the Maine sea scallops.... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

My husband, sister and I stumbled in here after long flights into Bangor from TN and Chicago. We were looking for something easy and good and I used my trusty Trip Advisor app to find likely candidates. Since this looked easy to find off the interstate on our way to Clinton, we gave it a whirl. Now, I can be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 542 Elm St, Newport, ME 04953
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: 207-368-3374

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Description

THis is one of three restaurants with the same name, Tthe others are in Searsport, Maine and Hampden, Maine.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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