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Water Street Tavern & Inn

12 Water St, Lubec, ME 04652-1143
+1 207-733-2477
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
12 Water St, Lubec, ME 04652-1143
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

We ate dinner at the Water Street Tavern. My husband had the lobster and it was huge and delicious and priced right! I had the crab cakes and they were also delicious. Service was very good. It is a nice little quaint tavern. Great place...More

Thank eatsleeptour
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Good choice for American menu - fish, seafood, soups, etc. The food is tasty and well-made, with some creative touches. The owners and staff were friendly and the space has a maritime feel.

Thank BronxSteve
Reviewed 26 October 2017

There are few dinner options in Lubec so our experience here may be on a par with other eating options. And I'm willing to allow that we may have hit it on a bad night as they were very busy late in season so they...More

Thank outwest713
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The only restaurant open when we visited. I asked a couple who was leaving as we arrived about the food “excellent - get the lobster”. So I did and it was good. The owner also makes a mean martini. Seemed like everyone was ordering a...More

Thank w945106
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Water Street Tavern was recommended to us, so maybe we hit a bad night. We'll have to try again while in the area. Did enjoy the haddock fish bite appetizers, but the bean soup was very mushy and sooooo spicy I could not begin to...More

Thank willypickle
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The restaurant and bar features excellent food and good company. It is frequented by an interesting mix of local artists, writers, and musicians mingling with a spectrum of people from around the world. The owner and staff have always been friendly, helpful, and welcoming.

Thank Sineidin O
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Remember my review is of OUR experience and OUR food. This may not be others opinions. We stopped in and had one of the specials...Shepard's pie. We did not have to wait very long. There was a nice size portion of food, but it was...More

Thank DebbieSnook
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

My mother and I enjoyed a delicious meal at this restaurant. It is in the heart of the fishing Village and easily accessible. They have specials every night and we enjoyed our meal of haddock and spare ribs. Our waitress was very friendly and very...More

Thank 904joeyb
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The haddock served here is fabulous. Local fish is fresh. Good service. Ocean view or street view. The haddock portion is large. Very delicious.

Thank RobOlson
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This friendly restaurant has great service and fresh, tasty food. The prices were a little steep for us but the portions were more than generous. We shared the black bean soup (loads of garlic which we love) as well as the baked haddock with crab,...More

Thank John B
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I don't know if they allow dogs. Sorry!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Water St, Lubec, ME 04652-1143
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Lubec
  • Phone Number: +1 207-733-2477
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