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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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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good42%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“lobster” (27 reviews)
“chowder” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
15 Sea St, Castine, ME 04421-3014
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11 - 20 of 231 reviews

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...More

Thank kmoleksiak
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
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
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
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
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Although dockside restaurants are somewhat common along the coast of the Eastern US, this opportunity was particularly enjoyable for us on our first night of a 7-day Penobscot Bay sailing excursion earlier this month. I think small town dining comes with a price though, not...More

Thank 924chipw
Reviewed September 19, 2016

... because we didn't stay. We waited until Wednesday to go (closed Monday (okay) and Tuesday). On Wednesday they offered only four entrees and our first two choices 'were not available' ... yikes! They had a number of 'pub' foods on their menu but we...More

Thank plefebvre2016
Reviewed September 19, 2016

Really cute waterfront restaurant with good food and service. I would recommend it to anyone that loves a wharf view.

Thank lynetteschneider
Reviewed September 17, 2016

On a recent trip to Castine, Dennett's become our go-to place for dinner. It has a great location by the picturesque harbor. You can eat inside or outside in a protected or open area. We enjoyed the friendly service and the tasty food. We couldn't...More

Thank purnnyc
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful location started out on deck with drinks and Cajun FRESH shrimp then went into the bar/restaurant area. Had the rum tester and dined on fried scallops and haddock. I have lived in Maine all my life and this was by far one of the...More

Thank TinaGr
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Daily 11am-1am
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view
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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