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2 S Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3318
+1 207-596-0770
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good13%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2 S Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3318
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I had the most wonderful evening dining here. The vegetables tasted as though they had just been picked - and they had been from their farm. Not one thing from the breads, salads, fish and desserts was less than amazing. It was...More

Thank Pittman3
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our first visit did not disappoint. We found the menu full of interesting items. My wife settled on fried zucchini blossoms and swordfish. I picked the foie gras and the locally caught blue fin tuna. All were perfectly cooked and beautifully presented. Seating was comfortable...More

Thank TLM1940
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Unbelievable experience at an amazing restaurant! A true fine dining experience that was pleasing to the palate! Loved everything about this wonderful place.

Thank bunnyestates
Reviewed 2 days ago

We often go to Primo during the summer months, usually upstairs at the bar where we don’t need a reservation and where we can order from either the bar menu or the dining room menu, but last night we had a reservation in the main...More

Thank Monique L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We knew when visiting Rockland we wanted to eat at Primo due to its reputation as being a wonderful farm to table experience. It was magnificent. The grounds which you can explore are filled with rows of gardens beautifully kept up. The restaurant setting is...More

Thank Jaymarie F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been there before and we really enjoyed the dinner service last night. Our waiter was from New Zealand very professional and friendly . A staff member asked us what kind of water we wanted , After the water was served the waiter came...More

Thank douglas4838
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A terrific restaurant in a surprisingly mediocre town. Had the fresh kale salad and duck breast which were wonderful. Service was great. They grow much of their own produce and get the rest from local organic farms.

Thank 155Geoff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely a must. Fresh and delicious. We didn’t have reservations but we arrived just before 5:00 and we were seated upstairs without issue.

1  Thank Genesee-Don
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The extra rating is for Benjamin Charles (our waiter). The evening began at the opening bell (5pm, and we are not old), and had a seat in the parlor (no reservation needed...for the parlor). The experience was excellent. Started with sausage stuffed olives (who thoughta...More

1  Thank Mainelyfood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Primo seats 175 guests. That must be too many for it’s kitchen because there was an hour wait between our appetizers and the arrival of our entrees. The food is heavy but tasty. Our server was either new at his job or beyond salvation. We...More

Thank stuart s
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Ruth ann F
April 11, 2018|
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Response from bfizzel | Reviewed this property |
No they are closed which is a bummer because those are the days I travel to the area
Phillip R
September 23, 2016|
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Response from LCM1 | Reviewed this property |
Business casual is what we feel comfortable in, but jeans are also acceptable.
Cen W
August 24, 2016|
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Response from Larry B | Reviewed this property |
Sundays and Thursdays! There is usually a line at opening time...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 S Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3318
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-596-0770
Italian and Mediterranean inspired menu...James Beard Award winning Chef Melissa Kelly prepares Farm to Table Cuisine in a restored farmhouse.
4 Acres of kitchen gardens, heritage pigs & chickens supply the restaurant with the freshest ingredients. Primo is both a gem to our local clientele as well as a culinary destination for food lovers in search of casually elegant dining.
Supporting local and sustainable farms & businesses.
Creative & seasonal cocktails, artisanal breads, handmade pastas, gelato and much more.
Sundays and Thursdays come for $1 oyster night at the bar or join us for our small plates menu at our new Antipasti Counter. WE HAVE 40-50 SEATS AVAILABLE FOR GUESTS DROPPING IN WITHOUT RESERVATIONS.....THERE IS ALWAYS A PLACE !!!
Private Salon on the second floor for up to 14 guests or reserve one of the original parlor rooms.
Make a reservation or feel free to drop in to our lounge area.
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