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The Black Harpoon

202 Drift Inn Rd, Port Clyde, ME 04855
+1 207-372-6304
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (5 reviews)
“scallops” (5 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
202 Drift Inn Rd, Port Clyde, ME 04855
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Visited for an evening meal, in October, after summer tourist season. The dining room was closed but the tavern side was open with a limited, but very adequate, menu. Many locals there that night. Outgoing staff. Had the scallopsRockefeller on linguini, and my wife had...More

Thank gefrapno
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This is my second visit to Maine and to the Black Harpoon. It has a very friendly community bar. The menu is tasty and the bar is fun. Call in/take out is available and right downtown.

Thank egjones
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Check the hours - the dining room is not always open but you can order from the bar. We visited a few times and had a range of items from the menu. The taco salad is good as is the lobster mac n' cheese. The...More

1  Thank waterandmore
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Located a short ways from Port Clyde Harbor,this restaurant is worth checking out. Friendly staff and great food along with onsite parking are a plus for the Black Harpoon. You can dine outside on their patio or try the pub or dining room.

Thank T4349TOinfo
Reviewed 20 July 2017

"The 'Poon" as the locals call it is a hidden gem on the coast, near the Marshall Point Lighthouse. Be sure to check the open hours for the bar and you can get a deelish meal served by (maybe) Kurt. A Really nice guy who...More

2  Thank Vicki D
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We have been going to the Black Harpoon for many years and it has always been fair to good. It is a small coastal Maine restaurant and attached bar (called The Poon). The menu has been upgraded with bar food specials most evenings such as...More

1  Thank Larry B
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We use to love Cappys in Camden. Now the Black Harpoon is the best place since Cappys closed. The atmosphere is awesome as is the folks in the place. All are friendly and there is great food. We will keep going back.

2  Thank danfras
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We met many people we hadn't seen in a while and enjoy the staff that serves good food and drink. Family friendly and seasonal dining room with the bar service all the time.

Thank 247dougw
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Last year we ate at Black Harpoon and I thought it so so – my dining companions were a little more generous than I was. We ate there again this year and I was more impressed with both the food and the service. Could be...More

Thank VATLC23
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We needed a place for an early dinner and happened upon The Black Harpoon. We also noticed the parking lot was full so we gave it a try. Dinner took quite awhile to arrive and we learned there was a party in the bar area....More

2  Thank beachlifesue
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Dorothy K
6 October 2015|
Response from Steve S | Reviewed this property |
I would contact them directly. Good luck and best wishes to your daughter and her betrothed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$25
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Drift Inn Rd, Port Clyde, ME 04855
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Port Clyde
  • Phone Number: +1 207-372-6304
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The Back Harpoon is back!! Under new ownership, the restaurant is going back to it's original name! We have a new kitchen and a fresh look in the dining room! A great chef, cooking local seafood, mouthwatering steaks and plenty of other items to delight your taste buds!
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