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Nonesuch Oysters

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Hop aboard our workboat and we will take you and your group of oyster lovers on a private oyster tasting tour of our farm! We'll first visit the nursery where you can witness the baby oysters feasting away in our floating upweller. Next stop is the...more
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96 King St, Harbor Master's house at Pine Point, Scarborough, ME 04074-9292
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

My wife had read about this place and wanted to try fresh oysters. We went to pick up a dozen and brought them back for her dinner. The verdict was that they were excellent with a salty taste. They also sell other kind of seafood...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Must do tour while visiting Maine! This was interesting and informative with a beautiful boat ride and delicious fresh out the ocean oysters to eat!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Julie S
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Nothing fancy - but the real deal. Our guide, captain and oyster shucker is a fisherman who explained extremely well both how oysters are farmed and how to shuck and eat then. Beautiful experience my kids (even one who doesn’t eat oysters) loved it. Don’t...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Terrific tour of the oyster beds in the marshlands near Prouts Neck on the Nonesuch river. Extremely informative tour set in this beautiful area. We learned about the life of an oyster, the business of growing and selling them and the tricks of shucking oysters,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

Abigail was a true delight and full of knowledge. Eating fresh oysters from the water is a dream of oyster lovers! Highly recommend this experience!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Kiprs
Reviewed August 27, 2017

Excellent tour on the river. You learn how Oysters are raised and the detailed process of every stage of growth. You end you tour with oyster tasting right out of the water. Thank you Abigail for such a great learning experience.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Shirley O
Reviewed July 27, 2017

I was very impressed with the Nonesuch Oyster tour, and the resurgence of the Maine oyster industry. The entire afternoon provided a great perspective and education on the process of oyster farming and cultivation, capped off with oysters taken directly from the river, shucked and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ken10010NYC
Abigail C, Owner at Nonesuch Oysters, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed July 5, 2017

Great experience on a beautiful sunny Maine day! My boyfriend loves oysters, so I booked this tour for us even though I have always avoided them. It was a fun, educational, laid back boat ride with 4 other guests that we enjoyed getting to know....More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed April 15, 2017

I've done oyster farm tours before - but they've never put me on a boat and actually took me out to the oysters before! This was a great 'up close' experience. Abigail has a fascinating story and it was a joy to spend a few...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 12, 2016

Abigail is a pro and fun to be with on the water. Highly intelligent, taught us a lot about oysters. The tour by boat of her farm was instructive. Comparing oysters and wine, the importance of terroir. Best of all, at the end of the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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