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Bird Dog Roadhouse

517 Ocean House Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-2607
+1 207-799-0270
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pizza, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
517 Ocean House Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-2607
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I have eaten here twice and where the food is not bad, the wait each time was endless. They have so many employees and the place is so small that it is often not easy to move around. We did not find...More

Thank Kathleen P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this great little joint while sight seeing Cape Elizabeth and Portland Head Lighthouse. It was recommended by a couple of locals. The Fig and Arugula Salad was to die for :-) The pizza was also amazing! The staff was amazing and very friendly....More

Thank travelinghunter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location near the lighthouse and the ability to take big groups . Fabulous menu and excellent seafood, soups and pies . Service was extraordinary and the blood Mary’s a must ! Loved this spot !

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 9 October 2018

It was our first time at the restaurant and we did not know much about it. The ambience was casual. The food is mostly pizza but they have some interesting appetizers (e.g., the oysters) and a nice cocktail menu. We did pizza and burgers. The...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Just had a great visit to Cape Elizabeth area and found this wonderful place. Great food, ambiance,and value.

Thank DelawareDrCarol
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We stumbled across Bird Dog Roadhouse on the way to the Inn by the Sea in Cape Elizabeth. Looks like a brand new establishment. Very hip decor and inviting to everyone. We were promptly seated and very well attended to during our meal. Hats off...More

1  Thank Randall M
Reviewed 6 September 2018

I went once in 2015 and chalked it up to growing pains???? Fast forward two years and they are just as bad..in fact worse! The food is terrible. I had a burger that was foolishly under cooked and tasted like it had gone bad (needless...More

Thank ImHomeNow
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Excellent menu, good beers, staff good and an enjoyable food experience - would recommend anyone to visit

Thank SkeggyItIsNot
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Bird Dog Roadhouse has a great neighborhood feel to it! Lots of good local brews & drinks. I loved the Rhubarb Collins I ordered, a nice tart flavor. We had brussel sprouts prepared with jalapenos, delicious! It was a difficult decision, so many items spoke...More

Thank Prudygirl1
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

There were four of us including a child. Everyone enjoyed their dinner and we all left satisfied and happy with our meal choices. Our order included two different individual pizzas, a swordfish entree, and pasta and chicken off the kids menu for our grandson. We...More

Thank Abbcb53
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$23
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 517 Ocean House Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-2607
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Cape Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +1 207-799-0270
  • E-mail
We're proud of our heritage of being a casual gathering spot and hang-out. Bird Dog Roadhouse is all about casual comfort. Our menu is all about serving up creative cuisine you crave-with a very big focus on locally-sourced ingredients from people we know (and maybe you do, too). We're working hard to make sure Bird Dog Roadhouse lives up to the original Rudy's promise of warm hospitality, plentiful food + drink, and a downright enjoyable destination for people from Cape and beyond.
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