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Skippers Seafood & Rotisserie

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27 Elm St, Route 1, Saco, ME 04072
+1 207-282-7300
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed - Sun 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch

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  • 48
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
It's self service...but a great place to eat.

We learned of the place from a list of places at our hotel. I must admit I was turned off when I walked in and had to order at a counter. I prefer being waited on. But we ordered from the menu and specials board and then got our beverages and plastic utensils. I felt like I was at a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
Raggs99
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Rochester, New York
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English first
Rochester, New York
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129 reviews 129 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We learned of the place from a list of places at our hotel. I must admit I was turned off when I walked in and had to order at a counter. I prefer being waited on. But we ordered from the menu and specials board and then got our beverages and plastic utensils. I felt like I was at a... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

Very popular spot for locals for take out. Great dining-in option too. Order at the counter and then pick up food at counter when it's ready. Something for everyone and very casual. One order was wrong and staff quickly took it back and remade sandwich without us asking. I was highly impressed.

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Saco, ME
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

This place has the best fried seafood & more...something for everyone. Mind you, Skippers is CLEAN, NOT FANCY...No designer clothes necessary. My frugal senior relatives drive from miles away because there's no tipping. It's really just plain delicious. Love the haddock sandwich; can barely get hands around it. No skimpy portions...seafood is rarely cheap, so even though it's not haute... More 

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Woodstock, New York
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48 reviews 48 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I live locally now. Just moved here from NY. Whenever we feel like going out to dinner, Skippers usually comes to mind as our first choice. Prices so reasonable. From seafood to rotisserie chicken to breakfast. This place has it all (to quote Stephan from SNL). Potato Salad and baked beans are the best. But wait, the absolute coup de... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

The seafood here was just OK. I had the scallop basket. Scallops were good. Other people I ate with said the food was good, but not great. It was a cute little restaurant with neat decor. I thought it was a little pricey for the quality and probably wouldn't eat there again.

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Steamboat Springs, Colorado, United States
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69 reviews 69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I live away from Maine now but anytime I come home for a visit this is a MUST. I love the atmosphere of this restaurant and the staff is always friendly and helpful. The lobster rolls are delicious and reasonably priced. Check it out!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The food is always delicious, service is fast, and the environment is great! My only suggestion would be to make the meatloaf a regular menu item--it's excellent but only available as a special currently. If you want a good quality, reasonably priced meal (especially if you're looking for good seafood during the winter months), check out Skippers. They won't disappoint.... More 

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Buxton, Maine
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55 reviews 55 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The food is good here; really excellent seafood - if you eat in. There's not a lot of ambience. There's some gitchy art on the windows by a local artist. The problem lies with take out. No napkins, no utensils, no catsup. The reason I'm getting take-out is because I'm in a hurry and I don't have time to check... More 

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Portland, Maine
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506 reviews 506 reviews
388 restaurant reviews
300 helpful votes 300 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We have driven by Skipper's many times, but only recently stopped by for lunch. What a pleasant surprise it was to dine here. Now we have been back 3 more times. You do order and pay at the counter and pick up when your number is called...but this is a little distraction to the taste and quality of the food.... More 

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Saco, Maine, United States
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38 reviews 38 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I went with my dad for lunch. I had the chicken tender meal with the fries and coleslaw and a roll. The chicken tenders are excellent and real. Not junk like McDonald's. My dad got the buffalo Fish wrap and a small clam chowder. He said the wrap was really good (I tried a bite and would agree). He said... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 27 Elm St, Route 1, Saco, ME 04072
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Saco
  • Phone Number: +1 207-282-7300

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm

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