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Cook's Lobster & Ale House

68 Garrison Cove Rd, Bailey Island, ME 04003-2503
+1 207-833-2818
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
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“lobster” (174 reviews)
“blueberry pie” (31 reviews)
“stuffing” (9 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
68 Garrison Cove Rd, Bailey Island, ME 04003-2503
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place in Bailey Island....welcoming employees and quick service...we had a traditional lobster roll which was honestly above our expectations...will repeat next year

Thank Miller_choice
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ordered the menu item of 3 lobster tails with seafood stuffing. It was $46 and came with a potato and cole slaw. The lobster tails were really small and the seafood stuffing really just tasted like ritz crackers chopped up with butter added to...More

Thank jimmysnack
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting Cooks Lobster House for approximately 6 years. Always been good. This time we were very disappointed. The baked stuffed lobster was cold and very meager for a 1 1/2lb lobster! My baked haddock was cold as was the baked potato. The...More

Thank leefya
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Driving around the area sightseeing and stumbled on this. The lobster dip, lobster roll & the hot blueberry pie were the best, hands down, we’ve had in Maine... period! Service perfect with reasonable pricing.

Thank Bob E
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

After four days on the mid coast of Maine I can pronounce Cook’s lobster roll as the best I had. It was reasonably portioned and that was the “traditional” serving, not the “jumbo”. Lobster Mac and Cheese was tasty, too — liked the ritz crumb...More

Thank beachgirl5PA
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

A bit hard to find, but well worth the trip! I had the whole lobster and it was great. Good service, great location.

Thank Timwsalles
Reviewed 12 October 2017

High priced food and little of it... After $86(no drinks) we left hungry. We are in our 70's so we don't eat much anyway yet we still left hungry.....We went back to our motel and ate crackers for a filler....We ordered the surf and turf....Small...More

Thank Joan W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We took the ferry ride over to Bailey Island and got off and had lunch at Cooks lobster house. I had a lobster roll with a baked potato! Baked potato was amazing, brushed with sea salt. So good, the whole meal was. We had no...More

Thank Strahberrie
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I must admit, I recall seeing this place in the old Credit card ads. I know it has changed ownership several times since those days. I found it to be disappointing. The food was average, the service was poor and the restaurant could really use...More

Thank antym2u
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We had the Haddock cake specials and the fried Haddock. The craft beer selection was very good. Kevin our server was quick and friendly. A very nice night out. We have been coming for 3 years since our First trip to orrs island. This year...More

Thank issfke
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Garrison Cove Rd, Bailey Island, ME 04003-2503
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bailey Island
  • Phone Number: +1 207-833-2818
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