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Taste of Maine Restaurant

161 Main St, Woolwich, ME 04579-4540
+1 207-443-4554
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“lobster” (153 reviews)
“caesar salad” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
161 Main St, Woolwich, ME 04579-4540
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Reviewed 1 week ago

How many times have I driven by this place? Let me count...Oh, I give up. This is considered by many to be the unofficial start of "The Real Maine." It is the place where Rt. 1 changes to two lanes. Your trip is about to...More

Thank astro005
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here on the way back from Boothbay Harbor. We had the lobster chowder, it was loaded with lobster pieces and delicious. Three of us ordered the Haddock sandwich with sweet potato fries. This meal did not disappoint. It was fried in a very...More

Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

was clear the minute I entered that I had Celiac disease. I asked many questions about the menu and was assured what I was ordering was gluten free. I odered the lobster stew...well turns out its Not Gluten Free...so I am spending the night suffering...More

Thank patriceroy9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant sits on a bluff overlooking the Sasonoa River and its estuary where migrating fowl gather. Binoculars are placed at the window tables for observation of wildlife. They also have a video camera placed near the osprey nesting site. Unfortunately, it was empty at...More

Thank retdvm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were seated right away with a great view of the water. Our server was friendly and helpful. The portions were huge, the food excellent and the price reasonable. A great place to get seafood, with many other menu items as well.

Thank Naomi L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lobster is what this restaurant specializes in, and they do it well! Their Lobster Newberg was excellent. Situated near the water, we enjoyed a nice view of the inlet and estuary. Good service as well.

Thank Tom4628
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at the Taste of Maine restaurant last weekend to get a picture of the giant lobster on the roof which was adorable. We decided to stay for lunch but honestly did not enjoy our meal. The haddock chowder was bland. The rest of...More

Thank Lynne B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was ok, not great, and the service reminded me of some diners we've visited in NJ. But the view across the tidal marsh is special. So go with low expectations of food and service and just enjoy the view. OTOH, if you can't...More

Thank JamesF4886
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This quaint family restaurant had friendly service (about the best in The area.). Fresh boiled lobster served with real fresh corn on cob. The coleslaw homemade and creamy. The salad dressings are homemade too. No complaints. A full bar on premises but we ordered wine....More

Thank Sara C
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I came to Maine for vacation and of course I wanted fish! Driving down the highway all of a sudden I saw a giant lobster! We stopped and so glad we did! Simply wonderful seafood, great burgers and wonderful service!

Thank 1952pat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
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
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Main St, Woolwich, ME 04579-4540
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Woolwich
  • Phone Number: +1 207-443-4554
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