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High Tide

5 S Main St, Brewer, ME 04412-2111
+1 207-989-3300
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (27 reviews)
“scallops” (18 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5 S Main St, Brewer, ME 04412-2111
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our first dish of lobster truffle Mac and cheese. Our waitress suggested we share and she was right as the portion was very substantial! We also shared a delicious Caesar salad. A great dining experience!

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were on a once a year trip to Maine and normally go through Bangor/Brewer. We usually get dinner at High Tide and this year was really good! The appetizers were fresh and done just right, our entree's had generous portions and prepared just right....More

Thank john S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We meant to go to the Sea Dog, but the GPS goofed (or we did!) and ended up on the wrong side of the bridge. We spotted this restaurant and though We didn’t have a reservation, we got a table for 6 outside on a...More

Thank JH928S4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for a late lunch. It was a beautiful afternoon and we ended up sitting on the deck. The location is fantastic which is right on the water. The service was great. And the food was fantastic. I felt the pricing was right...More

Thank sdgibsonlp62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This visit was the first time that my husband have gone to this restaurant. Our friends like it so we agreed to go. The menu is complete but ordinary. The service is quick. The server was knowledgeable and friendly. I had fish and chips which...More

Thank Roberta D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are sitting outside on the deck along the water, High Tide can get busy. It's much more quiet inside, but we like most people enjoy the water. On this night - with the folk festival going on across the way, it was busy....More

Thank walkerspoint
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in at High Tide for dinner while on a trip back from Nova Scotia...What a find! Located on the Penobscot River in Brewer, High Tide offers fantastic riverside outdoor dining. Food, service and ambiance was fantastic as was the beer list on a...More

Thank Brendan F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a standard all American seafood restaurant. Very heavy on sauces and fried food. Cooked fairly well

Thank katiepenney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first trip to Bangor ME. We found this restaurant by checking on TripAdvisor. We weren’t disappointed, the food was delicious, the view was awesome and the service was great. I believe the waitress we had was Katherine. She was brand new on...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten here many times. Service is great. They have the Best prime rib and steaks in Penobscot County. Nice waterfront location with boating activity. Inside and outside dining. Large bar area as well as a large formal dining room.

Thank 496dave
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Carolyn S
January 13, 2017|
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Response from cooffwego | Reviewed this property |
Traditionally throughout New England, and at many seafood restaurants"MKT" stands for "market" price. Hence, whatever the current retail price $ per pound is, that's what the establishment will charge. So if tuna sells for... More
Gail D
December 28, 2016|
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Response from cmb838 | Reviewed this property |
question was directed to the restaurant, not me, and apparently the restaurant has answered the patron.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 S Main St, Brewer, ME 04412-2111
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Brewer
  • Phone Number: +1 207-989-3300
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