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Morse's Cribstone Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1945 Harpswell Islands Rd, Bailey Island, ME 04003-2573
+1 207-833-7775
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017

The location of this restaurant is perfect. The food is certainly average to maybe a little above average. It is one of only a few places that is open late (by Maine standards) because of the bar. Great staff, great location and above average food ....what else do you need.

Thank Joe M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Morse's was a very pleasant surprise: it had the DownEast look, the waterfront location, and lots of cars in front; but it also was near the end of a winding two lane road which seemed to be headed to the UK. The surprise was that although an obvious tourist draw the food was Fabulous. We arrived on the day before... More 

Thank George H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Drove all the way out to go for dinner. CLOSED FOR THE SEASON. The owner really needs to change the Hours on social media. Not happy. Probably great food but save yourself the trip for now.

Thank jkjm
Barkhamsted, Connecticut
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We had outstanding service, a beautiful view, and a wonderful meal. The desserts, blueberry pie with ice cream and chocolate peanut butter pie were outstanding.

Thank travelers06063
Greenville, SC
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67 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

The first thing you will notice is the limited parking but do NOT let that deter you! I promise this restaurant is worth your persistence. It was wet and windy the night we went, and as soon as we walked in the door (this place has a screen door - that says welcome like nothing else can!) we felt like... More 

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Rindge, New Hampshire, United States
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us by the proprietor where we were staying in Harpswell. What a disappointment this dinner was! First of all, the glass of wine that I ordered was very meager - only about 4-6 sips. I rarely complain at restaurants but I sent the glass of wine back - I refused to pay for it. I... More 

Thank Barbara S
Painesville, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

When we're in Bailey Island we always make a point to eat at Morse's Cribstone Grill. This year we almost missed our chance because we arrived in town the very day they were closing for the season. We know we'll have a good meal because the food and service at Morse's is consistently good. This year was no exception. My... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

We walk here from hotel and always enjoy the different chowders and bisque. Great service and friendliest service

Thank keepingwarm
Detroit, MI
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Went for a late lunch. Wish I would have stayed in downtown Portland near the hotel. Waste of a meal. The lobster roll was tasteless with a bun that crumbled into pieces it was so stale. The 1 1/2 pound lobster dinner couldnt have been an ounce over a 1 pound. The french fries (of the frozen variety) were stale... More 

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Atenas, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

My wife and I recently had lunch here and were very please with the food. That day the restaurant was full but the staff was were very attentive given the volume of customers in the restaurant. For that evening we selected several lobsters for the restaurant to cook for us as take out. The lobsters were 2-3 pounds each. Very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1945 Harpswell Islands Rd, Bailey Island, ME 04003-2573
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bailey Island
  • Phone Number: +1 207-833-7775

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?