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Oliver's at Cozy Harbor

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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36 Cosy Harbor Rd, Southport, ME 04576-3107
+1 207-633-8888
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11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Greenwich, CT
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65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful spot, on a quiet little harbor. Great food choices. Love their lobster roll! Other great menu choices. Reasonably priced. Nice tables outside with heat lamps. Handicapped accessible bathroom.

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Thank 50joanie
Saint Helena Island, South Carolina
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2016

Nice location and views. Had only lunch which was good. Nice staff...much more attentive and energetic vs some other places with burned out staffers.

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Thank Steve G
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

The twist and turns of the roads to get here are well worth the effort. Easily the best lunch we had while in town on our trip. I had the amazing fish tacos, but I think I may have been out-ordered by my dining partners who both had the grilled turkey sandwich (the slice of apple and bacon put this... More 

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Thank David D
Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
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107 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed September 7, 2016

This small spot has the most picturesque scenery of Cozy Harbor and wonderful food as well - Must stop in if you are on Southport Island.

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Thank Peter J
Mullica Hill, New Jersey
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 31, 2016

Went there twice...once for lunch and once for dinner....both meals were outstanding and the service was great

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Thank Carol Finley B
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed August 31, 2016

We stopped here for a quick lunch, lovely burgers and delicious salads,very clean looking with attentive staff , a little tucked away off the main road but well worth finding.

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Thank bionici
Shelton, Connecticut
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156 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed August 30, 2016

We found this place while touring around the general Boothbay area and saw it on google maps while using my smart phone for navigation. It's a really nice out of the way place with nice decor and views. We were seated in the top outside area overlooking the water and it was really nice. My wife had the warm lobster... More 

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Thank StingrayJG
Nantucket, Massachusetts
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90 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2016

What a stunning setting. Add to that, decent food with very friendly service; not to be missed. However, with 20+ years in this business, and 30+ years as an informed customer, to include the 20% tip automatically is just PLAIN WORING. This is common procedure for parties of 8 or more....even 6, OK. But for 2 people? It is almost... More 

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2 Thank harrygonzo
Paul C, Owner at Oliver's at Cozy Harbor, responded to this review

Dear customer, I am sorry you are upset by the 20% tip policy. We highlight it on the menu in BRIGHT NEON YELLOW!! We also highlight it in neon orange on the bill. There is no chance to miss those two announcements. We have it because people were not tipping the first year and decided in order to keep good... More 

andover ma
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53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Adorable restaurant 5 miles out of Boothbay harbor........and a gorgeous ride there. Beautiful harbor and so comfortable outside with plenty of room.. We had the blackened fish tacos and the tuna, both very good. Casual, not fine dining, great for lunch or dinner. We decided to continue the drive around the island to see the views and were dissapointed. Not... More 

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Thank cocoAndoverMa
Vienna, Virginia
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69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed August 21, 2016

A great café for lunch or dinner located on a dock on Cozy Harbor. Enjoy inside or outside seating. Great food!

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1 Thank Alan S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $29
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Cosy Harbor Rd, Southport, ME 04576-3107
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-8888
Description
Olivers is an upscale fun and upbeat lobster shack with a varied menu with specials everyday. You can eat inside or outside. Breath taking views of Cozy Harbor. You are able to dock your boat as well. Serving food seven days a week. See you there. Closing for the season September 11th.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?