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Trenton Bridge Lobster Pound

Route 3, 1237 Bar Harbor Rd, Trenton, ME 04605
+1 207-667-2977
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“clams” (98 reviews)
“steamers” (61 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Route 3, 1237 Bar Harbor Rd, Trenton, ME 04605
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Reviewed yesterday

Their hot lobster roll is probably one of the best that I've eaten. Your order is prepared to order and takes a few minutes to get ready. Sit back and enjoy watching them cook the lobsters in the outdoor steam pot.

Thank lutzjoe
Reviewed 2 days ago

it is a larger venue than a lot on the road but it does not stand out as the lobster rolls are fine but not great .. I have had better on the road,not far away. The other foods are good as well but again...More

Thank Barry N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highest priced lobster in bar harbor, Filthy place Owner rude and mean. Lobster tasted good but much better places to have lobster.

Thank bernadette2002
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this place, staff super friendly & informative...not just with us but with others also. Lobster was superb, took me a little while to get over the fact that the one I picked was boiled alive, lost that feeling very quickly - as soon as...More

1  Thank kirstytant
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok if you just want the lobster and are ok with no table service. Price was the same as all the other resturants in area.

Thank joann703
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ate 5 lobster rolls from 5 different locations during my stay, this was my least favorite. The staff was not very friendly or helpful. I received dead stares from 2 employees....not hi or welcome or can I help you....nothing. I greeted them with a...More

1  Thank wineofoodjunkie
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been gone to Trenton Bridge Lobster Pound every time I was in the area for 40 years and it still has the best tasting lobsters! I did not some changes since i was last here 20 years ago, the person taking the orders...More

Thank Keith C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our go-to lobster spot when we visit MDI. Lobster was perfectly cooked, loved the soft shell - so easy to get to the meat. Potato salad was good tho small portion, clam chowder was good, salad was good.

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been stopping at the Trenton Lobster Pound for lobsters since I was a child and I am 68, so it is gooood. As we were leaving a couple were getting a lobster and it was fun to show a non-Mainer the proper way...More

2  Thank randa253
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Live lobsters there were 12.95 per pound. We were in Bar Harbor for 2 weeks and ate lobster many times. The first night we bought lobster there to steam ourselves at our campsite. We found out by shopping around and asking that everywhere else was...More

Thank DaltonUSA
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August 30, 2017|
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Response from Trenton B | Property representative |
Cash or credit, you preference.
Becki K
March 1, 2017|
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Response from Sand1966 | Reviewed this property |
We shared a large lobster , soup and clams, we had the meal and had potatoes and corn , they do charge a lot of extras. They are good about keeping eating area clean it is screened in and keeping trash cleaned up so flies... More
Margaret W
October 5, 2016|
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Response from PodgeH | Reviewed this property |
Don't know about dead of winter for eating there but shipping lobsters or other seafood available. Phone is 207-667-2977
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 3, 1237 Bar Harbor Rd, Trenton, ME 04605
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Trenton
  • Phone Number: +1 207-667-2977
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Restaurant Open for 2018 Open Monday - Saturday 8AM - 7:30 PM Open Sundays on Holiday weekends Shipping Year-Round Welcome to Trenton Bridge Lobster Pound®! We buy fresh Maine lobsters, scallops, crabmeat, clams and mussels, and ship them off to you at their absolute freshest, or in summer season, serve them to you right in Downeast Maine! For over 60 years, our customer service is second to none, providing you with the very best and freshest seafood Maine offers. Trenton Bridge Lobster Pound® is located on Route 3 at 1237 Bar Harbor Road in Trenton, Maine, just before the bridge onto Thompson's and Mount Desert Island. It is hard to miss with the row of wood-fired cookers out front smoking away and the big sign on the roof that says, "LOBSTERS". At the present time, the seasonal eatery features boiled lobsters and steamed clams, clam chowder and lobster stew, lobster and crabmeat cocktails, lobster and crabmeat sandwiches, rolls and melted butter, with sides of potato salad.
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