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Harborside Tavern

12 Bridge St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1869
+1 207-633-4074
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
07:30 - 21:00All hours
Bar, Seafood, American, Pub
$$ - $$$
12 Bridge St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1869
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

During a recent vacation in Maine, my two teenagers and I decided to try the Harborside Tavern for dinner based on other positive reviews. Though the menu felt limited in choices, the food was really good and the service was excellent. The restaurant is on...More

Thank Tina D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Have made this a regular stop for breakfast over the years. And once again, it did not disappoint. Had the breakfast burrito and it was excellent. Sat out on the porch which was nice - although a bit loud.

Thank DeeBelcher
Reviewed 1 week ago

This charming restaurant is located near the footbridge. The seafood is tasty and fresh. We had an appetizer of steamed clams which were delicious. For dinner we had the lobster stew and the scallops. Both were delicious. Portions are good sized and value for the...More

Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent salmon & caper omelet and excellent cinnamon dusted french toast. The French toast fills the plate, so once slice will suffice for most appetites.

Thank TnRambler2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had breakfast here a couple times as it was a short walk over the Footbridge and the food was worth coming back for The place is clean and the staff friendly and professional would highly recommend it. The portions are big but you have...More

Thank SXMSailingschool
Reviewed 1 week ago

I left a somewhat scathing review of this place when it was Andrews Harborside. A bit of a name change, but a complete 180 when it comes to the food. I split the Pulled Pork Poutine with my girlfriend. One of the best Poutines I've...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This used to be Andrews but now has a new owner and since most of the restaurants in town closed around 8:30PM we opted to try this one. My wife ordered the steamers and found them to be overcooked. We both had the clam chowder...More

Thank ultrapilot
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are a ton of places to eat in Boothbay Harbor, most of them offering just about the same stuff. Unfortunately for us city folk, and late arrivals, they roll upt he sidewalks a bit early here, some shops close at 4pm (!) and many...More

Thank David M. S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a lengthy trip from the "Isle of Long", we stopped into the Harborside Tavern around 6pm. The atmosphere inside was nice and the bar area looked inviting. Our family of 4 enjoyed our dinners. My husband had the Fish n Chips, and the portions...More

Thank kremer4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You simply have to try the fish tacos. Forget what you're used to, their isn't a single item from a bag, box, or can this is FRESH STUFF RIGHT DOWN TO THE DICED TOMATO SALSA :) the pickled Jicama cabbage slaw is tart and crisp....More

Thank Portland F
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24 August 2016|
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Response from Fiona D | Property representative |
I would be happy to discuss the possibility. Please contact me directly.
30 May 2016|
Response from qartet | Reviewed this property |
Yes, this restaurant is under new ownership. We're hoping it's as good as ever!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Bar, Seafood, American, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Bridge St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1869
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-4074
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Harborside Tavern's reflects hip sensibility while also paying tribute to Boothbay's storied past. The restaurant offers the choice to observe a gorgeous harbor view on the enclosed deck, as well as a full dining room with table and booth seating.
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