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Cranberry House, Great Cranberry Island, ME
(207) 244-7845
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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always enjoy taking to short, friendly walk up from the harbor to eat lunch here. The sandwiches are delicious and reasonably priced and the service is friendly. The only con is that the selection can be limited, but that is understandable given the island location.

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Mobile, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Makes a trip to Great Cranberry worth planning, as if a reason we're necessary! Beautiful island, tie up at the town dock and walk or shuttle the half mile up hill to Hitty's Cafe for great sandwiches and cookies. Everything quite good and very interesting small historical museum in same building more than worthy of seeing. Island is beautiful and... More 

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MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

huge delicious lobster roll- in middle of nowhere on a beautiful island- if you can there, go there. Such a nice friendly owner and a golf cart will take you back and forth to dock if walking is an issue

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New Paltz, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

If you are lucky enough to find yourself on Great Cranberry, definitely stop and have something to eat. We had a great sandwich prepared by the friendly owner, who threw in some home-made (delicious) cookies when he discovered it was my birthday!

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Clifton Park, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

Very unique place-it has great food.It also has a Musuem which is all about the Island.It has paths down to the Ocean .Also a ride on the Golf Extened cart is nice .

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MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015 via mobile

Simple island setting, and by far best lobster roll in Hancock County!! Caesar cares about excellence and it shows. A few minutes walk from dock, or take the free mega golf cart transit

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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

We took the Islesford ferry out to Great Cranberry on a sparkler day. Just about a mile down the road is the great cafe attached to the museum. Having been to the island many many times, this cafe was a new spot ( 2 years old). The menu was beachy food but better than your average beach fare. The lobster... More 

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Boston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

If you are touring the Cranberry Isles as a day-trip, there are not a lot of dining options, but Hitty's Cafe is a great lunch spot. Only about a 15 minute scenic walk from the ferry dock, there is a nice outdoor seating area and great lunch menu, including the obligatory lobster roll.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Such a pleasant eat outside under patio umbrellas place. Totally casual. Totally delicious. The proprietor, Caesar, is charming. The clients are a mix of locals and tourists. Bus your own table. No liquor license, but great iced tea.

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Delmar, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

Wonderful island, This restaurant is a lovely 30 min walk from the ferry, or you can take the free shuttle. Surprisingly good food for an isolated roadside eatery.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cranberry House, Great Cranberry Island, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Cranberry Isles  >  Great Cranberry Island
  • Phone Number: (207) 244-7845

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?