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Morse's Cribstone Grill

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$$ - $$$
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
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1945 Harpswell Islands Rd, Bailey Island, ME 04003-2573
+1 207-833-7775
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Today
11:30 - 20:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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connecticut
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230 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Not to be missed....lovely ambiance and great menu. Try the lobster roll, or haddock sandwich, excellent cooking. Great cocktails. The booths are surrounded by water views and panoramic views.

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Thank chiantiConnecticut
MCGMLLC, Guest Relations Manager at Morse's Cribstone Grill, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review. We love that you had a great time and hope to see you again soon! More 

Wisconsin
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An out of the way unexpected restaurant find when driving one of mid-coast Maine's peninsulas. We saw lots of cars parked outside Morse's and decided to give it a try. So glad we did! One of the best meals during our weeks stay in Maine. I was reluctant to try a whole lobster, and Mackenzie helped me every step of... More 

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Thank LynnF1974
MCGMLLC, Guest Relations Manager at Morse's Cribstone Grill, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! We're glad enjoyed your time at Morse's Cribstone Grill! We agree, Mack is the perfect lobster eating guide and an all around nice person to boot. Hope to see you again on your next Maine visit! More 

Yarmouth Port, Massachusetts
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108 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent and basic offerings- toasted biscuit w/ fish chowder or classic lobster roll. This place is a real "find". Don't pass it by if you are hungry or thirsty. It is that good. Not white table cloth or fancy but down home delicious.

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Thank Michael L
Acton, Massachusetts
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had lunch here and loved the location right on the water. I think it is an ideal lunch spot since it offers fabulous fried seafood in sandwiches or plates, and, other welcoming lunch options. They have good choices for beer on tap and had homemade sangria the day we were there. Service was friendly and prompt.... More 

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Thank Rose1856
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

after visiting Baileys Island for the afternoon, we enjoyed light fare at this very nice restaurant, right next to curbstone bridge. the haddock chowder was wonderful. we also had crab cake special, it was very tasty, as was the dinner salad. save room for their yummy desserts. we shared a lemon pie....not disappointed at all!

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Thank offwego2011
New York City, New York
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293 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have a new favorite restaurant. The food here is unbelievable. The crab is to die for. It is the best crab I have ever eaten. The lobster is also excellent. The house salad is so good and creative. Fresh green with fresh fruit, mandarin organes,feta cheese, pecans, dried cranberries and a homemade dressing that will blow your socks off.... More 

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Thank napagirl2
Brunswick, Maine
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We love popping in here for lunch when we take a ride to the ocean. We tend to order the same things always- me the haddock chowder and my boyfriend the fried clams. We like the food ok but it's not terribly special. We love the location, the service is good, and we usually don't have a wait at lunch... More 

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Thank brunsluvr
Harpswell, Maine
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Cribstone Grill is a wonderful full service restaurant that offers great drinks, food, service and atmosphere. It takes you across the famous Cribstone bridge which is iconic on the islands. It's a bit more sturdy now too! Definitely a great destination location for those wanting to see the islands and enjoy a scenic twisty drive topped off with some great... More 

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Thank Billie C
Bailey Island, Maine
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

very good food, reasonable prices, very good service-quick, friendly. It is always tough here when they close for the winter

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Orrs Island, Maine
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The location of this restaurant is perfect. The food is certainly average to maybe a little above average. It is one of only a few places that is open late (by Maine standards) because of the bar. Great staff, great location and above average food ....what else do you need.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 20:00
Thursday
11:30 - 20:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1945 Harpswell Islands Rd, Bailey Island, ME 04003-2573
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bailey Island
  • Phone Number: +1 207-833-7775

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?