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Sprague's Lobster

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22 Main Rd, Wiscasset, ME 04578-3128
(207) 882-1236
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Ordered a twin lobster meal , clam chowder and a 2.6 lb large lobster steamed . The lobsters were fresh and cooked to perfection . The chowder was also very tasty. We watched the lines grow across the street at reds and also visited the dairy car museum across the dock . A wonderful piece of history. A great place... More 

Thank tad s
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

So after having had a few lobster rolls and seeing the line across the street, I thought I would give this place a try. They do have a great location and nice picnic tables but the food does not make up for it. The lobster roll was bland. The lobster was bland, the butter on the side tasted more like... More 

Thank Waiting4summer
Woolwich, Maine
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46 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Located just across US1 from Red’s, Sprague's offers a very similar menu, but without the reputation and without the crowds. It’s much less pretentious, and you can get anything from a complete lobster dinner to a hot dog. It’s clearly a family business, and seems to cater primarily to tourists passing through Wiscasset. It’s located on a pier platform right... More 

Thank Bob H
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic seafood at an affordable price! I highly recommend the Lobster, Steamed Clams, Haddock Sandwich, Chowdah, Lobster Roll... Have eaten many of meals there perfect every time!

Thank Steven P
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my parents and 12 year old son and were thrilled with entire experience! Eating outside on picnic tables with shade was delightful, clean and spacious. My lobster roll was huge and just delicious! My son and father each ordered 2 lb. lobsters that came with a mallet to crack open. My son loved that. My mother ordered the... More 

Thank Shawneen B
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best kept secret in MidCoast Maine. Everyone says that the place across the street is the place to go to get a lobster roll. You can can get the same lobster roll at Sprague's and avoid standing in line for 45 minutes. The lobster rolls are how I like it. Over a pound of steamed chilled lobster meat on... More 

1 Thank Rob E
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious fresh seafood from a roadside stand right on the water.... great food and a fantastic view... nice relaxing lunch on the deck with jazz music on the Maine coast... doesn't get better!

1 Thank Daniel P
Ocean Park, Maine
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Sprague's Lobster! But don't let the name fool you! We love their steamed clams, cole slaw, corn on the cob, crab rolls and clam cakes AND hot dogs! Whenever we travel to Wiscasset for one of our get-away weekends, Sprague's is where we eat! We enjoy eating on their pier, which is clean and amply supplied with umbrella... More 

1 Thank Gardeningrosewm
Hudson, New Hampshire
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321 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OK...so this place is right across the street from the more famous lobster shack in Wiscassett, which shall remain nameless. When you take a look at the lines for that place and the fact that there's very little seating, you can take comfort in knowing that all you have to do is go right across the street to get a... More 

2 Thank Nancy N
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Since Reds had a very long line and we didn't have that much time, we settled for this. $20 lobster roll.. That's it. No sides whatsoever. Good amount of lobster but I never had cold lobster and it was plain. No option of buttered or mayo. I wouldn't spend that kind of money again. But if you like cold lobster... More 

1 Thank Claudine E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Main Rd, Wiscasset, ME 04578-3128
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Wiscasset
  • Phone Number: (207) 882-1236

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