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“Fried Clams and Lobster”

Cape Porpoise Chowder House
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Seafood
Description: This place has been around for 40 years at the end of Pier Roiad in Cape Porpoise , Maine
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Description: This place has been around for 40 years at the end of Pier Roiad in Cape Porpoise , Maine
Reviewed August 1, 2013

This was our last meal before we left Maine after our week of vacation. We ended up saving the best for last. The fried clams were the best all week and the lobster was so so so good. Value wise in line with the rest of the places we ate during the week. We got there shortly after they opened so no issues getting a table with an umbrella. It was a beautiful day to sit outside and eat really good seafood. The only issue with getting there early was all the fisherman were still out so parking was non existent so we had to park down the street a bit and walk back up.

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Thank susan e
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Reviewed August 1, 2013

Great little place tucked away with good food. The place is very small inside. Only a few tables but they have a great deck with many picnic tables with umbrellas. We went on a rainey day so we sat inside. We got there right when they opened and were the only ones there. The service was great. Food was ready fast and the staff was friendly. They took our pictures and were great with the kids. We had the lobster stew, fried clams, homemade onion rings and grilled cheese. They do take credit cards. Great place to stop for a quick, inexpensive lunch with great views. Next time we want to try the crab cakes. Will be back next summer!

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Thank JEN M
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Reviewed July 30, 2013

Started with the haddock chowder it was very good, not a thick soup, but very flavorful. Great shedder lobster and the corn was very fresh and not over cooked, yum! Price was about average for the area and included 2 sides.

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Thank BeachfunMissouri
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Reviewed July 30, 2013

Rain did not deter us from ebjoying a lobster meal on the outside deck of the Porpoise Chowder House and you must choose from several delectable chowder choices, all of which are very tasty. If ordering a lobster roll and want mayo on it be sure to order it that way as the lines are long and the wait is too at this very popular seafood house. The value is awesome as was the way they squeegeed the water away from our outside table and then wiped it dry. Perfect way to enjoy a seafood meal on the water. Don't miss it... the wait is worth it for young and old alike.Our party of seven was delighted by the service and tastefullness of the food. Must visit!

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Thank Spoomax
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Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

Great lobster rolls cheap prices great view what more could u ask for. We were there on the 4th and it was a perfect way to finish off the day. Can't say enough good things about this place. DON'T MISS IT!

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Thank stb55
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