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Cliff House

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591 Shore Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907 (Between York & Ogunquit)
Seasonal please call the resorts' front desk at #207.361.1000
207-361-6206
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Today
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 am
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Hours:
Sun 7:30 am - 1:00 pm
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 10:30 am
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: The Cliff House offers fine and casual, ocean-view dining with menus based...
The Cliff House offers fine and casual, ocean-view dining with menus based on Maine-raised and locally grown products. Fine dining is available in the Main Dining Room serving breakfast and dinner daily. Open Table reservations are available for the Main Dining Room. Business casual attire is expected for the dinner hours. Reservations recommended for dinner. Casual dining is available in Ocean Terrace featuring a light fare menu, cocktails and desserts for lunch and dinner daily. Although reservations are not accepted for the Ocean Terrace we do love to hear in advance if you will be more a party of more than five guests as special accommodations will be provided.
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Good for:
Fine Dining
Special occasions

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 39
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 5
    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
Most recent review
beautiful

We love the food here. Always consistent in its presentation and always delicious. We usually get the duck. Wine is great. Great sitting next to windows at night and watching wildlife visit the property.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 26, 2015
Lory B
Good for:
  • Fine Dining
  • Special occasions
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

We love the food here. Always consistent in its presentation and always delicious. We usually get the duck. Wine is great. Great sitting next to windows at night and watching wildlife visit the property.

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nj
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110 reviews 110 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

sorry I cannot say the same about the lunch menu. Too much stuff around to make it a dining experience===go for the view but be prepared not to be amazed at the food

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Salem, Massachusetts
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185 reviews 185 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
392 helpful votes 392 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This is a very large property, spotless and very well maintained which is tough in with the constant sea air and winter storms. Get a map and study it when your first check in. The property is spread out over several large building. The room numbers and floor numbers bear no relation so everyone is wondering around lost all the... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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56 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Look right over the ocean as you eat breakfast - can't get better than that! Service was very good, and the food good, too!

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Louisville
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We were disappointed with the food at the Cliff House restaurant. Maybe we ate there too late in the season? The tomato sauce was the same for the Lobster Bisque and the Lobster Macaroni. Overall, not bad, but very expensive for the quality! Service was friendly, but slow. The kitchen crew may have been smaller than usual??

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The Maine Coast in all it's beauty was the view from our veranda. Perfect sunny fall weather and a beautiful full moon made it ideal. Lovely clean room and the Spa was excellent as well.

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Concord, New Hampshire
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I have been here 3 times and love it. Actually, each time this has been a place that I have brought colleagues on an annual planning retreat - so it has been a work / relax situation. The location cannot be beat - unbelievable. I do think that every room has an ocean view. The food is good / variable.... More 

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We had a reservation for my 40th birthday dinner. We were promptly seated right next to the picture windows so we could overlook the cliff and the water. The menu had a variety of different meals to choose from. I had the baked stuff haddock and my bf had the coffee rubbed chicken. Both were excellent and both came with... More 

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Groton, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We enjoyed the ocean view from our porch, and loved the various pools available to us. The desk staff seemed to be doing us a favor by allowing us to check in and we had no help in finding our way to the room. The buildings are a bit of a maze, and navigating them can be confusing. The breakfast... More 

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Rainbow Lake, NY
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

It was good, but overpriced for breakfast for what they had to offer...dinner menu is limited..so we skipped going there for dinner.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 591 Shore Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907
    (Between York & Ogunquit)
  • Public Transportation: Seasonal please call the resorts' front desk at #207.361.1000
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Ogunquit
  • Phone Number: 207-361-6206

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Special occasions

Description

The Cliff House offers fine and casual, ocean-view dining with menus based on Maine-raised and locally grown products. Fine dining is available in the Main Dining Room serving breakfast and dinner daily. Open Table reservations are available for the Main Dining Room. Business casual attire is expected for the dinner hours. Reservations recommended for dinner. Casual dining is available in Ocean Terrace featuring a light fare menu, cocktails and desserts for lunch and dinner daily. Although reservations are not accepted for the Ocean Terrace we do love to hear in advance if you will be more a party of more than five guests as special accommodations will be provided.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 1:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 am
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 am
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 am
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 am
Friday
7:30 am - 10:30 am
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 10:30 am
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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