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Rising Tide Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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96 King St, Scarborough, ME 04074-9292
(207) 883-1792
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had dinner with the wife. Oysters were good and the selection of beer was good as well. Got the "Bucket" of beer, 4 different beers for about 1/2 the menu price. Food was really good, I had the Shell Fish baked in a casserole with Cajun seasoning, wife had the lobster. Even took home a strawberry short cake, but didn't... More 

Thank Mark S
Bowdoinham, Maine
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41 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small restaurant with table service. Menu had many seafood options but also quite a few salads and other options for non seafood eaters. FRESH seafood!! Beautiful view of the bay with working boats moored. Service friendly and quick but I would imagine summer would be vastly different!!

Thank Walkers44
Whitehall, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Avoid at all costs. Had a late lunch here on our first day of vacation, by 6 pm i was sick and vomiting. Bad clams.

1 Thank pattyc12016
Rochester, New York
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I went here the other night based on reviews from others. We pulled into the parking lot and thought we had gotten lost until we saw the sign the said restaurant around back. We went a little bit later at night so it was fairly quiet but still somewhat busy. Great view from the deck, helpfully and... More 

Thank cgrace002
Toronto, Canada
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I could not get enough of this place. We went twice during our family vacation here. Can't beat two lobster meals for $21.95...! During high season, go early enough if you want a seat inside. It was a little chilly when we ate outside. You do get a good view of the lobster boats coming back in with their catch... More 

Thank Mtlnative
Bennington, Vermont
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rising Tide quickly became our favorite place for lunch or dinner. We managed to have two lunches, and had a couple join us for dinner. My favorite was the fried whole belly clams. Second favorite was the fried haddock sandwich. I noticed many customers enjoying the mussels. They have specials and we tried the baked haddock. Super large portions are... More 

Thank Catherine D
Avon Lake, Ohio
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Rising Tide on the recommendation of the innkeeper at the Atlantic Birches Inn. The restaurant is located right on the water and is very basic which adds to the atmosphere. We were there for dinner and got the last table by a window. The lobster and steamer dinner included generous sides of onion rings and coleslaw.... More 

Thank LGreene219
Panama City Beach, Florida
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

located at the end of the road on the bay point . Very small place with a large variety of seafood. I had whole lobster and steamed clams. Hubby has twin lobsters and Calamari. Yummy. breathtaking views of the small harbor . Place was packed and everyone seemed to love their dinner. How can you not love lobster. Medium priced... More 

Thank Bjudib60
Westchester, Ny
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here the past two years. They have a twin lobster dinner for approximately $23.95. Since it was reasonable priced we decided to go back again this year while in OCB. I ordered the 1-1/4 lobster dinner with coleslaw & FF. As I was eating the coleslaw, I found a clear colored thread it in. At first I... More 

1 Thank Pooh16
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were hunting for a good seafood restaurant in the Old Orchard Beach area. We found Rising Tide. The restaurant is really out of the way. It really is not much to look at but it is just what we love to find. I had a haddock sandwich & my hubby got the lobster mac & cheese. Both were really,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 King St, Scarborough, ME 04074-9292
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: (207) 883-1792

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?