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US Rte 1 & Rte 114, Oak Hill Plaza, Scarborough, ME 04074
+1 207-883-8333
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fries” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
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US Rte 1 & Rte 114, Oak Hill Plaza, Scarborough, ME 04074
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

I have been there some 50 times over the years and never been disappointed . The food is great-from Lobster Rolls ,Clams,salads,etc. I highly recommend it. Sam Kelley,mbitrailersmaine@gmail.com

Thank 938sam
Reviewed June 26, 2016

Best clam and seafood chowder. Great price. A quart of seafood chowder to go was about $15.00. If you want to taste Maine seafood, Chowderhead is a good place to go. You may order to go or sit in to eat. It is not a...More

Thank cheelyum
Reviewed June 19, 2016

The seafood chowder is crazy good and the lobter roll was tasty, but not as good. I don't like sandwiches served on a croissant, but this one was toasted so it wasn't limp like most croissants. Super fresh food, bare bones surroundings and reasonable pricing.

Thank Marblehead750
Reviewed June 6, 2016

Ordered the fried scallop plate and was amazed how tasty the scallops were. Cooked to perfection and moist and tender. 5 stars

Thank drakede2016
Reviewed April 15, 2016

I visited this place on a whim, as it is part of a "strip mall", and was very pleasantly surprised by the chowder. They take great care with their product and it shows! They have some tables for eat in, but it seems like take...More

Thank RoamWorld
Reviewed March 24, 2016

in a hurry great place to stop by and have lunch chowder is wonderful and the service is fast . quick eat in and out place and plenty of parking

Thank finland33
Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

I was in town for an overnight and discovered this little restaurant in a strip mall. Fantastic bowl of chowder and a half shrimp salad sandwich on oat bread for $7.95! Delicious! The staff were very friendly. Can't say enough of about great little spot....More

Thank Acadia80
Reviewed January 27, 2016

A nice little restaurant in a small shopping area. The seafood chowder is a specialty along with fried dinners, sandwiches and a few other items. It has been there awhile and does a brisk business. We go for the chowder and onion rings as a...More

2  Thank TundraJayco
Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

Was looking for quick seafood in area and saw good reviews for Chowderheads on trip advisor. My 14-year-old daughter didn't think the food would be good because of the outside appearance. I told her it looks can be deceiving. We ordered fish and chips tiger...More

Thank Kathy R
Reviewed July 1, 2015

Located in a small local strip mall, this is a convenient place for lunch or dinner anytime. This is fast food, but done very well and of the best quality and with fair prices.

Thank Earle and Elean... B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: US Rte 1 & Rte 114, Oak Hill Plaza, Scarborough, ME 04074
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +1 207-883-8333
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