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Sea Basket

303 Old Bath Rd, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4649
+1 207-882-6581
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried seafood” (30 reviews)
“haddock” (27 reviews)
“french fries” (15 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
303 Old Bath Rd, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4649
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1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They offer fried food for a good price. I had shrimp, but it was popcorn shrimp and that isn't stated. I would have ordered something else had I known.

Thank ecoastgail
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If the other famous place has too long of a line or you do not want to eat outside, try the Sea Basket less than 2 miles from the bridge. Great food, huge portions, reasonable prices, friendly service. We had the lobster roll - meat...More

Thank Visitor901
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This cute little place is a hidden gem (in plain site on busy Rt. 1) The food is delicious, specials every day, and the owner and staff are always friendly and accommodating. Be sure to ask for the "Tree" syrup. No Mrs. Butterworth is worthy...More

Thank maineac2016
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Yummy fried clams! Not strip clams, but the real thing! They also offer fried fish, shrimp and scallops. A good "fish shack", with seating!

1  Thank eaoreilly
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I'd always passed by the Sea Basket in the summertime because it was so busy. Here in April, it's still busy, but that only means the locals love it. I stopped in twice. Once for fried clams and the second for haddock. I've eaten hundreds...More

1  Thank abovethetreeline
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Great sea food and chicken nuggets . The best scallops around . Onion rings are homemade and yummy. They have large sea food platters enough for two people to share .

1  Thank dreamer12432
Reviewed 3 January 2017

While traveling on Route 1 we were looking for a quick lunch and stopped here, as there were lots of cars. You order at the counter and wait for your number to be called. It is a clean, simple restaurant. Basic seating in booths. I...More

Thank christine102262
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We were headed on an excursion and needed to find some dinner and a place that would be quick. The grand kids, my daughter and I each had something different. We were all full with no room for dessert!

Thank Alberta S
Reviewed 12 December 2016

If you're just looking for delicious local seafood at the best price available, this is it. The atmosphere...well, there is an atmosphere. It's a little plain. You can eat outside although there's no view because it's a mile or so away from the water. The...More

Thank kingkikapu22
Reviewed 10 December 2016

This is a must go place. It is not on the water but conveniently on Route 1 in Wiscasset. While waiting in traffic a perfect place to have lunch. The haddock is wonderful along with all the other offerings.

Thank frcdtag44
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Chris A
do you have gift cards?
17 December 2015|
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Response from George W | Reviewed this property |
That's what I remember, too.
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Laurie S
Do u have large tables for 15 to 20 people??
12 May 2015|
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Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
No they don't but they do have probably space for close to that number.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Old Bath Rd, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4649
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Wiscasset
  • Phone Number: +1 207-882-6581
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