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Tugboat Inn Restaurant

80 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1770
+1 207-633-4434
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“haddock” (23 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
8:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
80 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1770
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Reviewed yesterday

We sat outside next to the lounge and had a wonderful late lunch early dinner. good service pleasant staff. and very good food.

Thank 2cool2
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Dinner and a view what a perfect evening. Our server was polite and efficient. Our food was delicious. Steaks were cooked perfectly.

Thank Debra D
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Tugboat is a "go to" place. The food is good. The service is welcoming. It's a comfortable restaurant that makes you feel at home.

Thank SanFranciscoGuy634
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great views and excellent service - had waterside table and enjoyed spicy Bloody Mary and lobster rolls

Thank janetE249FB
Reviewed 3 days ago

The service was good and friendly with helpful advice. The views are lovely and the atmosphere is relaxed. The food was good and would go again.

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined twice at the Tugboat and both times did not leave us disappointed. The staff was incredibly friendly, knew the menu well and made good recommendations for menu items. They were great with kids and they loved playing in the top part of tugboat...More

Thank DCJD2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate on the deck on a nice evening. I had the salmon. As soon as I saw it I could see it was overcooked. I did give it a try but it was overcooked. The waitress did replace it but I felt it was only...More

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Variety of choices done extremely well. View is amazing for dinner. I was lucky enough to get front row seats for lunch for when the tall ships came in. The food is excellent! Atmosphere is pleasant

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you as always for a fantastic dinner!! The lounge looks great!! Love the new look!! Dining room as always looks good but the new carpet is a nice addition!!! The dining rm manager debbie, always accommodating very pleasant always smiling!! The waitstaff also on...More

Thank Leah T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've eaten here twice and had great food both times! The wait staff are all very friendly. Restaurant has windows on 3 sides so every table has a good view.

Thank Linda K
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February 25, 2016|
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Response from Zwerbach | Reviewed this property |
we were there in October therefore I do not know about February. Better give them a call or look for another place, we were not satisfied with their service and food was just average.
February 25, 2016|
Response from BSS59 | Property representative |
Thank you for checking - our Inn opens for the season on Friday, April 22. Our Restaurant opens the following Friday, April 29.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1770
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-4434
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