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Rustica

315 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3303
207-594-0015
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Ranked #6 of 78 Restaurants in Rockland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
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  • English first
  • Italian first
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English first
Boston, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Excellent restaurant, with a solid menu and food cooked well. Our sauteed mussels were a delight, the crispy calamari was very enjoyable as was our bacon and blue cheese pizza. Next time we are in Maine, we are going back for sure. I highly recommend it. Prices are very reasonable too.

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Palm Harbor, FL
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170 reviews 170 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Nice atmosphere. Very good Margarita pizza and salads. Wine selection mediocre. Would go back - food was good.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

Sausage and eggplant.... Very enjoyable. Lovely fennel flavoured sausage and lots of tomato in the sauce. The Guinness was pretty decent too.

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is a great place to have a meal without reservations when in Rockland. My wife and I have been several times and have not been disappointed yet. Just be careful of the drinks because they are delicious and you may walk out side ways

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Wrentham, Massachusetts, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The restaurant itself is small, with a lot of window seats. The room itself was decorated nicely. We were there on Friday night around 7 and we had no wait. The food was a bit pricey, but the portions were good size. The salad dressing was delicious. My husband had the beets and found them very good. The main entrees... More

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Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I had an opportunity to visit this past week with some friends for dinner. I have always found Rustica to be consistently very good and always have a very well executed menu. This visit was no different and I'm happy to say that they continue to offer a wonderful dining experience. I had the pasta special that was on the... More

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Maine
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Rustica serves excellent Italian food at reasonable prices. We went here for an anniversary dinner and greatly enjoyed the ambiance and food preparation. Definitely recommend and look forward to returning.

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Owls Head, Maine
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This is one of our favorite restaurants in Rockland and we have always enjoyed every aspect of our meals at Rustic.

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connecticut
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95 reviews 95 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

the cooking here is wonderful...excellent Eggplant Parmigiana - served with the best marinara and pasta...the desserts are great, including cannoli and gelato ....the only thing that could be improved would be larger tables....the tables are small and each item needs to be carefully placed to fit it all...maybe booths would be the way to go, as it is a bit... More

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

On a recent trip of the coast of Maine, we struggled to find anywhere to get dinner around Rockport and the places in Camden were all booked. We don't eact at fast food joints, so had no choice but to head back into Rockland - and what a good choice it was. The food was fresh and deliciously prepared. The... More

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