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Cabbage Island Clambakes

Boothbay Harbor, ME 04544
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Cabbage Island Clambake is great

A lovely boat ride with a tour to the Island. After a short time of relaxing on the island, a... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
luannezb
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Delray Beach, Florida
Wonderful

It was pouring rain... It was a bit chilly... but the clam bake must go on. I'm sure it would have... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Barb T
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Boothbay Harbor, ME 04544
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

A lovely boat ride with a tour to the Island. After a short time of relaxing on the island, a delicious meal is served. My husband loved the lobster and I enjoyed the chicken.The blueberry cake was so good. The hosts/owners are very gracious and...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

It was pouring rain... It was a bit chilly... but the clam bake must go on. I'm sure it would have been a bit nicer if the sun had been shining and it was dry, but I don't think the food or the service could...More

Thank Barb T
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We loved the Cabbage Island clam bake. The boat ride to the island is very pretty and we loved learning about the lobster pots, light houses and harbour animals too. The captain and crew on the boat were very knowledgeable, friendly and good at what...More

Thank Margo M
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Beautiful tour of the island. Very well organized clambake with not one but two lobsters, Starts off with fish chowder forllowed by 2 lobsters, steamers, baked potato, roasted onion, corn on the cob and topped off with a delicious homebaked blueberry cake and coffee or...More

Thank Carole D
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

I would do this every year or many times a year if I lived and visited Boothbay. The ferry ride was fun. The two gentlemen owners of the island and attraction were shaking hands and greeting you upon arrival and departure. Lovely island, many trees...More

Thank Ryla_M
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Our fourth time going, it is still probably the best day trip in Booth Bay Harbor.  Young children may not appreciate the narrative hour cruise of the harbor and islands; they may miss the 96 year old matriarch , meeting the boat and greeting every...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We went to make a reservation this AM, and it was sold out. Fortunately we were put on a waiting list and got called at 11:00am that they could take us! After a nice harbor boat ride for about an hour we arrived. The food...More

1  Thank Cathy W
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Our 4th visit was just as much fine as the first. On the last 3 visits we've brought new guests who've enjoyed it just as much! Wonderful location and great to be able to see the lobsters being cooled seaside. Plenty of food but be...More

Thank gypsywomen2
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

I am from this area and have never been to a Cabbage Island Clam/Lobster Bake. Why the heck did I wait so long! The price was extremely low for the wonderful scenic boat ride, the friendly and exceptionally helpful crew who also acted as our...More

Thank 844tamarad
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

From my husband birthday, we did the Cabbage Island Clambake. The price seemed really good for all the food they give you and the scenic boat ride. On the day of the Clambake, is when you pay. You could pay by cash or check. I...More

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tampa2015
26 July 2017|
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Response from Maureen M | Reviewed this property |
You can also buy alcoholic beverages while on the boat.
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Vicentica M
20 April 2017|
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Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
There won't be any outdoor venues for a lobster bake until mid-June. If you are going to be in the Boothbay Region that week you can get the indoor equivalent at Robinsons Wharf on Southport Island.
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