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Dennett's Wharf

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15 Sea St, Castine, ME 04421-3014
+1 207-326-9045
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

I was in Castine for three days and ate the lobster salad all three days for lunch. The lobster was so fresh and the salad vegetables were crisp and crunchy. The wait staff were very friendly. I loved soaking up the sun, while sitting on the deck.

1 Thank Maureen M
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

Dennett's Warf is a seasonal resturant anyone visiting Castine should visit. The unique charm of the restaurant alone makes it a memorable place. The nautical chart tables and polished bar make a unique setting for those "from away". The food is always consistently good, featuring traditional bar food, seafood options, and some great seasonal salads. The bar usually has a... More 

Thank Curtis L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Down home hospitality in an Up East village. What a friendly crew running this place. They make you feel at home when you walk in the door. Great selection for lunch, dinner or snacks. Get an outdoor table if the weather is good; otherwise, the inside dining is cozy too! Ate so many appetizers we didn't need to order dinner.... More 

Middletown, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

A nice little harbor bar. They were out of lobster the first day but their season had ended. They got it in by the second day and it was tasty.

Thank smithvl
Atlanta, Georgia
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

We were happy to find this waterfront restaurant open and serving lunch on our visit to Castine. Our chowders and seafood platter were very enjoyable and we appreciated the friendly service.

Thank atraveler006
Meadowbrook, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

We ate at this fun local spot twice during our 4 night stay in Castine. The atmosphere was fun & casual with tvs to watch sports & live music at night. Food was fresh & tasty. Service was great with good recommendations for tourists from locals.

Thank kmoleksiak
Pensacola, Florida
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

We were here in September, and not everything was open, so we ate at this restaurant. Nothing about it was spectacular, including one plate that was brought out for bread which wasn't spotlessly clean. We wouldn't eat here again. The pub next door is better.

Thank UrsulaInFlorida
Bonita Springs, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

Casual wharf dining, with a deck on stilts suspended over the water. Great lobster dinner , terrific atmosphere sitting out under the stars. Highly recommend.

Thank barbt201
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

This is Mecca for fried sea food. Great beer selection and guitarist in back not annoying. Good menu.

Thank stoopswatson
Somerville, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

We stopped here for lunch while traveling through Castine. The staff was friendly, and the decor was interesting. We had a lobster roll and a lobster salad, and both were generous portions of quality lobster meat.

Thank Elizabeth W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Sea St, Castine, ME 04421-3014
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Castine
  • Phone Number: +1 207-326-9045

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?