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Cafe Dry Dock & Inn

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357 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4404
(207) 244-5842
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

this is our third time staying here. rooms are very comfy. sw harbor is a quiet town that is quite delightful. we're coming back in october for the fall leaves!

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Thank Margery S
Westport, Connecticut
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90 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Café Dry Dock was our first stop when arriving to Southwest Harbor for a family vacation. Couldn't have asked for a warmer reception. Service was great and they easily accommodated 9 + toddler. Wonderful variety for a large group, lobster rolls, soup, burgers, turkey on delicious pretzel rolls...Looking forward to coming back here.

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Thank ctgreenes
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were looking for something outside Bar Harbor in a quieter area, this restaurant was just what we wanted. The staff were friendly, helpful, and very accommodating. We had two non-English speakers with us so translating the menu takes time. The menu choices were mostly seafood, haddock, mussels and scallops and everything we ordered came out hot and delicious. The... More 

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Thank Tessa S
Tiverton,RI
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Excellent meals and service was outstanding. Our server Remy was welcoming, friendly and very accommodating. The meals were terrific, Stuffed Scallops and Prime Rib cooked exactly to order. The sides of garlic mashed potatoes and brown sugar green beans were the perfect complement to the Prime Rib. Desserts were very good as well. Chocolate Mousse and Blueberry Pie Ala Mode... More 

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Houston, Texas
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for a late lunch after a LONG hike. Great selection of sandwiches, everyone found something that hit the spot. Friendly wait staff too.

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Thank Laura E
Williamsport
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75 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Salmon board and spinach artichoke apps were delicious. I wanted to order another salmon board the capers, onions, and horseradish sauce compliment the salmon very well. We had a variety of entrees. Chicken florentine, tenderloin gorgonzola, burger, scallops. Everything was great although I wouldn't get the scallops again the cheese took to much away from the already succulent scallops. Service... More 

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Thank tyramjer
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Cafe Dry Dock first night of vacation and experienced the lobster. Ordered the WHOLE lobster that was delicious. Wine list was long and the other food ordered was great.

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Thank kjk318
Bucharest, Romania
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53 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants around,the food is delicious and the place is kids and dogs friendly. The staff is amazing,always there for you,making our time there unforgettable. Keep up the good job guys!

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Thank Iulia P
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely loved this place. The service was perfect, very caring. We had the various lobster dishes as well as a cheesecake for dessert and we loved it. It was our best culinary experience in our three week trip on the East coast. We highly recommend this place!!

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Thank Adriana S
Ridgewood, New Jersey, United States
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take fresh lobster meat and mix it with Boursin cheese. Envelope it in a thin pastry shell and bake until the Boursin is melted and the pastry is a golden brown. That is perfection, and Cafe Dry Dock does this better than anyone. Yes. The service was attentive, the seating was comfortable and the price is quite reasonable, but you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 357 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4404
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Southwest Harbor
  • Phone Number: (207) 244-5842

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