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DiMillo's Old Port Marina

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Experience Great; Food OK

My husband and I were excited to eat at DiMillo's, a retired ferry boat that has been around a lot... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
Kathryn W
Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA
Good Food, Fun Ambiance

We sat at the bar because the dining room was full, but enjoyed the atmosphere! Our bartender was... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Kelly R
Tualatin, Oregon
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  • Poor3%
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 20, 2014

RE: Still one of the best restaurants in New England let alone Boston This provides the absolute BEST view of Casco Bay. The food has ALWAYS been exceptional.... in fact as great as its ratings it is underrated at times... Order the seafood (c'mon it...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed July 30, 2014

Decided to eat here in April before tourist season and brought our friends. They ordered a small portion of prime rib and a large one. The person with the small actually received more edible meat than the large. The large cut had about 5 bites....More

3  Thank Ann Marie L
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited here for a birthday celebration, and this restaurant was a great experience! They seated us in the bow of the boat with a great view of the harbor. The night scene was dramatic and enchanting. The waitress was polite, friendly, and very efficient...More

Thank gary X
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for lunch and it was amazing food. Try the bloody Mary cocktail and lobster salad !! Service was great and very friendly

Thank loublou2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very pleasant experience. They have excellent food and the best claim chowder we ever ate. The staff is extremely nice from the bar tender to the server and especially the manager. Not cheap but worth the money and the experience. They are...More

Thank Sherry J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here twice during our honeymoon. Everything was great-food, service, atmosphere. Blueberry cobbler was superb. Highly recommend!

Thank Elizabeth14611
Reviewed October 8, 2018

My husband and I were excited to eat at DiMillo's, a retired ferry boat that has been around a lot - as told through the exhibit on its history. A very popular eating spot, we had to wait to get a table. We used that...More

Thank Kathryn W
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Greeting by hostess was poor. 20 min to get first drink but bartender was so busy he forgot what we ordered so had to reorder. Server was not engaging. Good food and comfortable seating

Thank Gwen Frank T
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

We sat at the bar because the dining room was full, but enjoyed the atmosphere! Our bartender was extremely friendly and had good recommendations. We had a Boston Salad which was pretty good, but then shared the Lobster Mac n Cheese, wow it was good!...More

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Lunch at DeMillos was a delightful experience. 8 Marine Corps friends for over 55 years ate here. Had to wait for an hour to get a table, but it was worth it. Service was prompt, atmosphere was lovely and the food was delicious. Cocktails were...More

Thank Doug H
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We were a little confused on how to get to the restaurant until we realized it was on a ferry, but once we found it we were very excited. Beautiful restaurant and the food was delicious!

Thank jennaleann87
Reviewed October 2, 2018

The Restaurant is a converted old ferry boat and the decor is outstanding. Nice an quiet to enjoy the food and conversation. We started with steamed Maine clams and they were sweet and succulent followed by the seafood broil and seafood pasta Alfredo. Menu has...More

Thank Gavin F
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Rebecca R
November 27, 2017|
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Response from roamerNewYorkCity | Reviewed this property |
I apologize. Got it confused with another restaurant. The menu was huge and had everything. I loved my stuffed lobster.