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MC Perkins Cove

111 Perkins Cove Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907
+1 207-646-6263
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Seafood, International
111 Perkins Cove Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907
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Reviewed November 29, 2016

To start, the ocean views are wonderful, the dining area is beautiful, with copper top tables and the most comfortable chairs. The food was so well planned and presented and so very delicious! I hope that Mark and Clark stay in Ogunquit, MCs it is...More

Thank loriheidenengle
Javier N, Manager at MC Perkins Cove, responded to this review

Lori, the ocean views are really something special -- I'm so glad you enjoyed them. We're all about comfort and having a great time, and tasty food is (pardon the pun) icing on the cake! Hope to see you again soon! Best wishes, Javier, General...More

Reviewed November 10, 2016

MC Perkins Cover has great meals and menu selections. Their Seafood / Clam chowder was very creamy and tasteful with the ingrediants. Had the Turkey, Bacon and Avocado (TBA) sandwich which was amazing.

Thank Irv S
Javier N, Manager at MC Perkins Cove, responded to this review

So glad the TBA was a hit with you, Irv -- thanks for joining us! We truly appreciate the support, and we hope it won't be too long until we can welcome you back. Take care! All the best, Javier, General Manager

Reviewed November 5, 2016

Loved this restaurant. Went for my birthday dinner and the food was great along with the atmosphere. We ate at the bar, it was quiet and great service. Will be back.More

Thank Marianne K
Javier N, Manager at MC Perkins Cove, responded to this review

Marianne, we're thrilled we got to be a part of your birthday celebration -- thanks for coming by! I'm so glad you enjoyed spending some time here, and we're excited we can look forward to welcoming you back someday. Until then -- take care! Warmly,...More

Reviewed November 4, 2016

We were lucky to stumble across this great restaurant whilst exploring New England. Excellent food with a wonderful view.More

Thank Purdy006
Javier N, Manager at MC Perkins Cove, responded to this review

So thrilled you stumlbed across us -- thanks for coming by! I hope you had a wonderful time exploring New England, and we're so glad we could be a part of your trip. We truly appreciate the support, and we hope we can look forward...More

Reviewed November 1, 2016

I chose this restaurant simply because the one we intended to visit was closed. What a happy coincidence. My crab cakes were melt-in-your mouth and not overloaded with breading and whatnot to hold them together. My entree of sauteed cod was very nice with a...More

Thank Awilda0216
Javier N, Manager at MC Perkins Cove, responded to this review

So delighted this resulted in a happy coincedence -- thank you for joining us! It's great to hear the menu was thoroughly enjoyed, and we hope you'll come back for that dessert someday. We truly appreciate the great feedback! Take care. All the best, Javier,...More

Reviewed October 27, 2016

Celebrated my wife's birthday at MC with a great dinner and excellent wine. She loved the atmosphere and the view, and my daughter and I enjoyed the meal and making her happy. Thanks MC!More

Thank Art A
Javier N, Manager at MC Perkins Cove, responded to this review

Art, it's wonderful to hear good times were had all around! We're so thrilled we could be a part of your wife's birthday celebration, and we appreciate you think of us for the festivities. We truly appreciate the support, and we're looking forward to the...More

Reviewed October 23, 2016

we recently stopped by early evening to have something light at the bar and enjoyed the peeky-toe crab cakes and fish-n-chips. Quality ingredients, prepared well.More

Thank Dolores O
Javier N, Manager at MC Perkins Cove, responded to this review

Couldn't have said it better myself, Dolores -- thank you! We really do love our menu, and we always strive to serve up the absolute tastiest dishes imaginable -- it's wonderful to see that we managed to make that dream a reality during your visit....More

Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

I stumbled upon MC Perkins on a very spontaneous trip to Ogunquit. It was a quiet evening and I arrived just before sunset and walked into the lovely appointed bar . The dining room where I ate ( they have an upstairs which I didn't...More

Thank Polynyas
Javier N, Manager at MC Perkins Cove, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your amazingly kind words -- it means so much to know that you enjoyed your experience with us to such an extent! We really do strive to make our diners feel as at home as possible, and I couldn't be...More

Reviewed October 19, 2016

My wife and I met her brother at MC Perkins Cove for a quick lunch and had the best chowder I have ever tasted. Well worth the wait.More

Thank Tim G
Javier N, Manager at MC Perkins Cove, responded to this review

Glad to hear you love our chowder so much, Tim -- it's definitely a favorite in our kitchen, and I'm sure you can see why! We take great pride in using only the freshest and finest ingredients possible, and it's wonderful to see that our...More

Reviewed October 18, 2016

Our second time to MC Perkins Cove, this time for our anniversary. Wanted great food on the waterfront, and it did not disappoint. The atmosphere is casual, reminds me a little bit of a California chic vibe, but from a Maine point of view. Started...More

Thank Upeaster
Javier N, Manager at MC Perkins Cove, responded to this review

I'm thrilled we could help to celebrate such a special occasion -- what an honor! It means a lot to know the view and meals were so impressive, and I'll have to make sure the whole team has the chance to read your kind words....More

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Are well behaved children okay?
November 6, 2016|
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Response from lindasV8052YP | Reviewed this property |
I personally would not want to pay the price for dinner at this restaurant with even well behaved children, , however, I think it could be a good experience for lunch.
Hello, I have a dinner that was in included with the room I rented for an adult getaway. Can you please let me know what the menu options look like?
February 10, 2016|
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Response from pycastoria | Reviewed this property |
Honestly, don't remember the dinner menu. I know there were steak choices and of course seafood. I would check their website as others have suggested.
Jodi S
I have a dinner reservation for July 4th with my husband as a surprise dinner for our anniversary. After reading all the negative reviews I am concerned,and wonder if I should cancel and make a reservation for Clay Hill Farm. I guess I am looking for some reassurance on my upcoming purchase. Mrs C.
June 25, 2015|
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Response from rhonda t | Reviewed this property |
All I can say is this used to be one of our favorite destinations for 3 years. Our last visit was very disappointing due to service, atmosphere, meal choices and price. The views from the table were beautiful as always...but... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Perkins Cove Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Ogunquit
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-6263
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Imagine eating a meal that offers amazing flavors in every single bite. Now imagine that same meal taking place while watching the waves of the Atlantic Ocean softly crash on the coast all in an intimate and cozy atmosphere. This is what MC Perkins Cove offers its diners every time they visit. MC Perkins Cove offers a unique upscale, yet casual atmosphere that makes for a great intimate setting for those on a date or a relaxing dinner for those visiting the Ogunquit area. Head chefs, Mark Gaier and Clark Frasier consistently serve fresh, delicious, and unique dishes that are sure to take your taste buds on a journey from first to last bite. All of the dishes are made with only the freshest and highest quality ingredients. MC Perkins Cove offers a raw bar, lounge, two bars, two beautiful dining rooms, and a private dining room all overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Dine with us at MC Perkins Cove for lunch or dinner and enjoy a meal and view that will not be quickly forgotten.