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“Excellent location and a fine menu”
Review of MC Perkins Cove

MC Perkins Cove
Ranked #38 of 102 Restaurants in Ogunquit
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Reservations
Description: Imagine eating a meal that offers amazing flavors in every single bite. Now imagine that same meal taking place while watching the waves of the Atlantic Ocean softly crash on the coast all in an intimate and cozy atmosphere. This is what MC Perkins Cove offers its diners every time they visit. MC Perkins Cove offers a unique upscale, yet casual atmosphere that makes for a great intimate setting for those on a date or a relaxing dinner for those visiting the Ogunquit area. Head chefs, Mark Gaier and Clark Frasier consistently serve fresh, delicious, and unique dishes that are sure to take your taste buds on a journey from first to last bite. All of the dishes are made with only the freshest and highest quality ingredients. MC Perkins Cove offers a raw bar, lounge, two bars, two beautiful dining rooms, and a private dining room all overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Dine with us at MC Perkins Cove for lunch or dinner and enjoy a meal and view that will not be quickly forgotten.
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We ate in a dining room surrounded by views of the sea and shore, including a view of the famous Marginal Way. This was an impulsive decision to take advantage of the Sunday jazz brunch on a rainy fall day in Perkins Cove, and we had the best meal on our trip to Maine. I can't say enough about the excellent service, the friendly conversation with one of the owners, and the beautiful way the delicious food was presented. For a fine dining restaurant, the portions were generous and the prices, for the brunch, reasonable. The jazz duo helped everything taste and feel even better.

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Thank Jack M
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Great Spot...8 of us had lunch upstairs on the porch...and the view is great...can see one end of the Marginal Way. Food was terrific and the service even better. Great selection of fresh seafood!

Thank John L
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful meal at MC Perkins Cove the other night. Fish & Chips and fresh Swordfish.
The crashing waves over the rocks made the evening very romantic for us.

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Thank pamellie64
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

We sat at the bar and had a drink and ate from the "bar" menu. The cheeseburger was large and done perfectly. The Lobster Roll was overpriced ($24.99 that evening) and lacking. To a person from outside of New England, it is probably ok for that price to get a taste of Lobster meat but for someone who has eaten "lobsta" rolls in and around New England, it was lacking in quantity. The Lobster was fresh and not frozen as it should be with just the right amount of Mayo. The fries come in a bucket and are fresh, tasty and plentiful.
Atmosphere is very good.

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Thank jwildman68
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Based on a recommendation from a friend, we reserved a table at MC Perkins Cove and we were not disappointed at all. We had a drink in the cozy bar while waiting for our table and then were escorted to a great table facing the beautiful Maine coastline. The atmosphere was relaxed but sophisticated, the service was excellent but the food was truly outstanding. The crab cakes, though small, were the best we had ever had. Could have just kept those coming and made that our meal. Everything was delicious, including the fabulous desserts. Do yourself a favor and let MC spoil you with a romantic meal you won't forget--and that view is spectacular.

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Thank millda05
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