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Harbor Cafe

Maiin Street, Stonington, Deer Isle, ME
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“pie” (22 reviews)
“lobster roll” (24 reviews)
“seafood” (22 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Maiin Street, Stonington, Deer Isle, ME
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I ate in the Harbor Cafe twice when we stayed in Stonington. The food is primarily local seafood and it was cooked very well; the lobster is excellent and the home made desert pies are very good. The owners very much run...More

Thank jameshN2512NM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for lunch and was not impressed. Service was very slow and unorganized. We shared the mushroom soup special of the day and a Caesars Salad. The soup was greasy, thin and weak in tasted. The Salad was one step below a fast food Caesars....More

Thank B R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this cafe twice so far this week & expect to eat there one more time before the week ends. Pleasant atmosphere, good food & good service all at an affordable price.

Thank Mingna3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go to the Harbor Cafe several times while on our annual respite in Stonington. The food is reliable and good. Lobster rolls and whole lobsters are terrific. The roll is probably better value in that someone else does the work, the quantity and the...More

Thank Nancy2005
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can't beat the lobster dinner - a whole lobster with two sides for $15.99! The lobster I had also contain lots of roe. Yummy. We had steamed mussels and they were plumb and delicious. The cafe has some 10 different home made pies for dessert....More

Thank MOKKualaLumpur
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a quick meal before riding the ferry to Isle Au Haut consider the Harbor Cafe. Pay attention to hours because it closes at 2:00 on Sundays.

Thank Kwdrunner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's true that we had only the Haddock but after that came...deep fried in some strange batter...I wouldn't want to eat lobster there! The Greek salad was so simple that the chef must have rejoiced at how easy it was to make money...just spinach, a...More

Thank seridipity
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We started with steamed mussels and seafood chowder. The mussels were generous and plump. Delicious. The chowder was lacking flavor, all potatoes and very little seafood--2 tiny bite size pieces of fish and a prawn smaller than my finger nail. The clams came with a...More

Thank robertinSJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wasn't crowded but took almost a half hour to get seated. The hamburgers were good but the reuben only so so.

Thank Allen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Even though it is one of the few places open early enough for what I call breakfast....it is still pretty delicious. Quaint dining room, busy sidewalk. Great place to people watch and fuel of for the day

Thank Ed M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:30 PM
6:00 AM - 7:30 PM
6:00 AM - 7:30 PM
6:00 AM - 7:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maiin Street, Stonington, Deer Isle, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Deer Isle  >  Stonington
  • Phone Number: 207-367-5099
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