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Sea Basket

303 Old Bath Rd, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4649
+1 207-882-6581
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“fried seafood” (34 reviews)
“haddock” (28 reviews)
“lobster roll” (30 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
303 Old Bath Rd, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4649
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

A roadside seafood shack, serving extremely generous portions of fried seafood. The lobster rolls were great. Clean, efficient, and yummy.

Thank flygirl215
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Food is excellent, Serving are for the hungry. Clean and neat restaurant. Not fancy but well worth the stop.

Thank ddavis2017
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Generous portion sizes, delicious fried seafood. They have ice cream, too! We were too full to get ice cream, but the baskets of shrimp were plentiful!

Thank Tiffany H
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I had the fried scallops which were lightly battered and friend lightly -- not in the least bit greasy. Served with French fries and we got a side of cole slaw which was also very good. My husband had the friend seafood combo which included...More

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 17 September 2017

I drove over an hour to get to this restaurant in anticipation of a special fried clam meal because I had heard their fried clams are exceptional. Having cooked fried clams on Cape Code for over 15 years I am pretty fussy when it comes...More

1  Thank Downeastme
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This place was recommended by someone for fried scallops. The cashier helped us pick out what to order and we were not disappointed. We ended up splitting a fried seafood platter and it was awesome. Incredibly fresh seafood. Casual place that was easy to get...More

Thank LuvBnBs_8
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Ordered full size box of scallops 14.99+tax. When ready, the bag was so light, I thought it was the half box. Found out it was the full box and that it is only 6 ounces. I wanted my money back and they wouldn't give it...More

Thank ccthenomad
seabasket, General Manager at Sea Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

hello, thank you for the review. a serving of scallops are 6 oz as i explained to you yesterday and you had about 12 scallops in your serving it is usually less then that depending on the size of the scallops. im not sure that...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a meal along the way to somewhere else. It was fast service and great tasting. Our selections were for fried items which were good, but a little heavy, but tasty and generous portions.

Thank Karpedeb
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I love, love, love this place. Great place to stop and have some delicious food. Amazing lobster stew. Amazing fish chowder. Amazing fried shrimp. Shall I go on? Nice, friendly employees. I would highly recommend this place to family, friends, and more.

Thank Purple_Snow_Lady
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Daughter just got a clam basket that had 8 clams and went to complain that what was there was under cooked. The manager argued with her and she felt quite embarrassed before he slammed the mess into the waste basket and yelled to the cashier...More

2  Thank Engine91
seabasket, General Manager at Sea Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

hello and thank you for taking your time to write this review, since you were not present during the discussion i had with your daughter i will tell you what had happened. we nor any other seafood restaurant go by how many pieces of clams...More

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Response from George W | Reviewed this property |
That's what I remember, too.
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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
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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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