Area Restaurants

WHERE to eat?  Please we like to eat at in the area.  Ask us for the Fine Dining Options & reservations if desired.

 

Towns  

Restaurant

Location

Comments

Price

North and Local – in Belfast downtown or on Rt. 3

Belfast

Chase’s Daily ★★★★

Main St. Downtown

Vegetarian, desserts, farmer’s market. Michelin/James Beard chef!

low-med

Darby’s ★★★

High St. Downtown

Great salads, soups, and entrees. Locally sourced foods.

low-med

La Vida ★★★

High St. Downtown

Mexican fare with a Maine twist – locally sourced meats. Very fresh!

low

Delvinos ★★★

Main St. Downtown

Italian

medium

Nautilus ★★

At the Waterfront

Local seafood

 

Dockside

Main St. Downtown

Assorted comfort foods and seafood, excellent sandwiches

low-med

Traci’s Diner

Main St. Downtown

Breakfast is the time to head here.

low

Heading west from Belfast

Belfast

Wasses Hot Dogs

Off Rt. 1 on Rt. 3 at Reny’s Plaza

Best hot dogs (and good hamburgers) in Maine. Note: They also have two drive-ins in Rockland for the same quality hot dogs/burgers.

low

Searsmount

Old Mill Diner ★★★

Rt. 3 west 10 miles on left

The best comfort food you’ll ever find from Lobster Mac ‘n cheese to Yankee Pot Roast. Excellent breakfast and baked goods.

low

Freedon

The Lost Kitchen ★★★

Rt. 3 west to right follow signs to Freedom

One of the best chefs in Maine – hiding out to delight you with amazing food.

medium

Heading north from Belfast

Belfast

Young’s Lobster Pound ★★

Off Rt 1 .5 miles past bridge (turn right)

Seafood galore the good old fashioned way – picnic tables, outdoor seating, can bring your own drinks and side dishes. Select your lobster!

medium

Searsport

The Angler ★★

Rt. 1 – 8 miles north

Local hangout with everything from fried seafood to bread pudding. Rated “Best in Waldo County” by residents.

low

Stockton Springs

Just Barb’s ★★

Rt. 1 – 10 miles north

Local breakfast and lunch joint with excellent seafood.

low

Bucksport

Carrier’s Seafood ★★

Rt. 1 by Ellsworth Building Supply turn left

Seafood galore, reasonably priced, lobster cooker, fresh scallops. Ice cream.

low-med

Ellsworth

Rooster Brothers

Rt 1 before Ellsworth

Gourmet food shop and coffee/luncheon

medium

Jordon’s

Rt. 1 after Ellsworth

Local seafood restaurant with nice picnic grove. Ice cream.

low

Heading south from Belfast on Route 1

Bayside

Bayside Store

On Rt. 1

Sub sandwiches, beverages, and convenience store.

low

Northport

Copper Pine Grill ★★

Off Rt 1 at Point Lookout

Interesting seafood selections at breakfast. Note: Specials for the dining room atop Pt. Lookout (sign is on the highway – Rt 1)

medium

Lincolnville Beach

The Beach Store

Rt 1 – just .5 miles north

If you want great pizza go no further (try the pastrami!).

low

McLaughlin’s Seafood Shack ★★

Rt 1 at Rt 173

Maine seafood, great view, casual, indoor and outdoor dining, self-serve.

medium

Whales Tooth Pub ★★★

Rt 1

Maine seafood, continental cuisine, excellent fish and chips, desserts to die for, good view, happy hour/bar. Early dinner specials.

med-high

Chez Michel ★★★

Rt 1

Maine seafood, continental cuisine, great steak, crisp clean open-air ambiance, upstairs views. Early dinner specials.

med-high

Dots

Rt. 1

Gourmet bakery and deli, coffee and other beverages

med-high

Green Mtn Coffee Roasters

Rt 1

Coffee and Tea

medium

Camden

Boynton & McKay ★★

Rt 1 (Elm St.)

Best blueberry pancakes in Maine. Excellent array of eclectic dishes, none will disappoint. Great pastries. Best coffee.

low

Long Grain ★★★★

Rt 1 (Elm St.)

Inventive Thai dishes – just outstanding. Reservations suggested!

medium

Francine Bistro   ★★

Chestnut Street

Fine Dining – reservations recommended

high

Natalie’s ★★

Bayview/Chestnut S

In Camden Harbor Inn – Fine Dining – Reservations recommended

high

Sea Dogs ★★

Rt 1 (Elm St.)

Traditional Maine plus specials – newly expanded dining room

medium

Peter Otts ★★★

At the harbor

Traditional Maine seafood with great view on the harbor.

low-med

Fresh ★★★

Off Bay View St

Fresh ingredients and creative cuisine, bakery

medium

Harbor Dogs ★★

Public Landing  

Amazing seafood wraps with chutney (hot dogs with chutney!).

low

The Mariner

Rt 1 (Elm St.)

Lobster or Crab breakfast items! A good traditional breakfast spot.

low

Rockport

Rockport Diner

Rt 90

Local diner-style with good salad bar included with each dinner. Wide array of Maine comfort foods and fried seafood

low

Mr. Wat

Rt 1 south of Camden

Yummy Thai and Japanese Cuisine (Noodles, Sushi, etc.)

low

Shepherd’s Pie ★★★★

Downtown Rockport

Amazing restaurant with inventive cuisine. NYT rating. Reservations

m/h

Salt Water Cafe ★★★★

Downtown Rockport

New café –marketplace with local fresh fare. Set dinners.

m/h

 

The Helm   ★★

Route 1

Seafood and comfort food

medium

 

Maine Street Meats ★★★

Route Rockport

Lunch surprises

medium

 


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