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Rising Tide Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol

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Clam Cakes
Three fried clam cakes served w/ tartar sauce.
Sliced grilled chicken
Fresh picked lobster meat
Caesar Salad
Romaine lettuce, caesar dressing, parmesan, & croutons.
Green Salad
Field‎ greens & fresh vegetables w/ choice of dressing.
Steamed Clams
Two pounds of Maine dug clams, steamed up & served w/ melted butter.
Lobster Stew
Fresh picked lobster meat, sauteed the down east way w/ cream herbs, & spices.
Seafood Chowder
Classic New England style chowder w/ a mix of fresh clams, haddock, shrimp, & scallops.
Served w/ your choice of two sides.
Grilled Ribeye
A giant 16 oz ribeye perfectly seasoned & delicious.
Grilled BBQ Chicken Breast
Our house barbecue boneless chicken breast.
Maine Shrimp Dinner
8 oz’s of Delicious deep fried Maine shrimp.
Fried Scallop Dinner
Fresh sea scallops fried & served w/ tartar.
Fried Clam Dinner
Fresh local Maine clams fried golden brown.
Fried Clam Strips
Fresh clam strips fried golden brown.
Chicken Tender Dinner
Four crispy fried juicy chicken tenders.
Steamed Clam Dinner
Four pounds of fresh Maine clams.
Fried shrimp
Fried clam
Onion rings
French fries
Cole slaw
Potato salad
Make Your Own Seafood Roll
Lobster or crab meat served w/ greens, a side of mayonnaise, a toasted roll & your choice of two sides.
Grilled chicken
Seafood Penne
Pasta sauteed in a marinara sauce & tossed w/ fresh shrimp or lobster meat vegetables & served w/ grilled bread.
Sauteed Mussels
Sauteed w/ garlic, wine & fresh vegetables & served w/ grilled French bread
Fish & Chips
8 oz’s of Fresh deep fried haddock w/ your choice of French fries, onion rings, cole slaw or potato salad.
Grand Bouillibaise
A huge plate of steamed clams & mussels in a marinara sauce w/ sauteed haddock & shrimp, topped w/ a half of a lobster cut through the middle, & grilled French bread, enough to share.
Onion rings
French fries
Cole slaw
Potato salad
1 1/2 Lb. Lobster Dinner
Fresh Maine lobster steamed to perfection & served w/ your choice of two sides.
Onion rings
French fries
Cole slaw
Potato salad
Twin Lobster Dinner
Two fresh 1lb. Maine lobsters steamed to perfection & served w/ your choice of two sides
Big daddy’s we offer lobsters from 2-4 lbs. Depending on our supply. Ask your server!
Served on a toasted roll w/ fries.
Cheese $+0.50
Fried Haddock
Cheese $+0.50
Grilled Chicken Breast
Cheese $+0.50
Tuna Salad
Cheese $+0.50
Grilled Hot Dog
Cheese $+0.50
Grilled Hamburger
Onion Rings
French Fries
Cole Slaw
Potato Salad
All selections include a side of Golden French fries.
Onion rings $+1.50
Chicken Fingers
Onion rings $+1.50
Hot Dog
Onion rings $+1.50
Onion rings $+1.50
Onion rings $+1.50
Tuna Roll
Onion rings $+1.50
Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Coke, Diet Coke, Root Beer, Sprite, & Orange
Apple Juice & Milk
Iced Tea
Hot Tea or Coffee
Soda Refills
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch . A seasonal restaurant and we got there just in time ! Great views of beach and harbor. A wonderful menu of seafood . Fabulous baked cod and lobsters as well as clams etc. Serve wine and beer only . A...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank T939FVpaulg
Reviewed September 26, 2018

I love the food at Rising Tide, but the management needs a new attitude. I am totally behind supporting local business. When the local business refuses your business for take out after 5:00 pm, there is a problem. There are no signs indicating that there...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Scarborough04074
Reviewed September 23, 2018

This was a place we learned about from a previous Trip Advisor review - favored by locals, hidden away at the end of the road, small, right on the water, fresh seafood. Saved this night for a Maine lobster and was not disappointed! A full...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Diane G
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Don't miss it... This place is a diamond in the rough , a real treasure. Quaint Maine dining.. The food is fantastic, service , and staff are A + .. Only seats 50 to capacity. May have to wait , but you won't regret it...this...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank retiredsixtyfive
Reviewed September 15, 2018

We stopped here after finding our "go to" location closed, thinking it would offer us fresh seafood. When we arrived at 5:45 we were informed that we could not get takeout after 5pm, but we could sit at a table and maybe ask for our...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DanandRo
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

This is a popular spot for the locals. It overlooks the river and you can watch boats come and go. Small place with some seating outside. One friend had the lobster chowder and said it was the best she had had. We of course had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dld0209
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Despite the small number of tables the waiting period was only 15 minutes forus.. It does get very busy at dinner time. There was a good choice of seafood and the waitress was attentive and explained gthe side options. Our wait for the meal choice...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ian b
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Very nice food at a reasonable price that sit right on an inlet. No reservations so arrive and expect to wait 30 - 50 minutes depending on the hour. Beautiful view

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bruce R
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This is the third lobster restaurant we've been to in the past four days while in the Portland area. And by far, this was the absolute best! The lobsters were perfectly cooked, sweet, and flavorful. My husband got the lobster and steamers (a good pound...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ILCubFan
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The restaurant is attached to the local fishing cooperative (there's a retail counter in the front), so the fare is super-fresh. It looks out on the wharf and public boat ramp. The decor is nothing to speak of, but the food speaks for itself. Get...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Robert S
September 15, 2018|
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do you have desert
Paula P
July 6, 2016|
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We didn't have any trouble parking, appeared to be plenty of space but it was a rainy evening.
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Sept. 17 2018
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