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Morrison's Chowder House - CLOSED

4 Mechanic St, Freeport, ME 04032-1527
+1 207-865-3404
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible29%
4 Aug 2016
“The Absolute Worst Eatery in all of Maine”
22 Dec 2015
“Overpriced and mediocre lobster chowder; only cold drinks available.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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4 Mechanic St, Freeport, ME 04032-1527
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11 - 20 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 3 October 2011

I'm a newb first timer. I had a huge plate of delicious fried clams best in a long time...Also had a heaping bowl of clam chowder that was to die for...Service was prompt and courteous.Hence the big tip.I will be back for more on my...More

Thank Shawn C
Reviewed 2 October 2011

First time, but will not be my last. Coming from a 40 year old Mainer, this place is worth the trip from miles away. Affordable, friendly service, more than generous portions, clean and of course......A+ lobster stew and fried clams. It is a 50 minute...More

Thank Randy O
Reviewed 20 September 2011

The seafood chowder was ok, but not good enough to make up for the surly help behind the counter. It's a very informal place with a few tables inside. The place was not particularly clean in the dining area or behind the counter. I definitely...More

Thank gparch
Reviewed 13 September 2011

Hands down this was the worst Chowder and Lobster Roll we have ever had Chowder as others had said tasted like warm milk and flour, disgusting To the owners of this place there is NO-WAY this is fresh lobster IT IS FROZEN LOBSTER MEAT !!!!...More

Thank Manchvegas_03103
Reviewed 3 July 2011

All my previous visit rewarded me with wonderfully delicious lobster rolls and chowders. My visit today disappointed with a mediocre lobster roll with still frozen lobster meat. I took my time allowing time to finish thawing. While I sat there, a nice lady took a...More

Thank RebRab
Reviewed 2 June 2011

My wife and I were looking for a local place for lunch. We fell upon Morrison's Chowder House. The food was excellent...ordered the lobster roll. Small place...very little seating capacity, but worth the wait! Can't wait to go again. Rated: A

Thank elks38
Reviewed 16 February 2011

Freeport Chowder, formerly Morrison's, is a great casual stop off for that wonderful tasting chowder or stew. Wife and I stopped by for a light fare: lobster stew. Nice chunks of lobster, great tasting stew. Prices were more than reasonable. Not fancy but worth the...More

Thank Denis R
Reviewed 26 October 2010

We visited this Chowder House in October 2009 en route to Bar Harbor (part of our honeymoon) - it's not much to look at from the outside/nor inside for that matter but the Chowder House has great atmosphere with sprinklings of different nationalities in one...More

Thank Arewereallythere
Reviewed 26 October 2010

I ate here back in the early 2000's and remembered it being delicious. I'm not sure if the owner changed or just the food, in 2010 for $40 we got a tiny cup of seafood chowder, lobster chowder and a lobster roll all of which...More

Thank TripreviewCt
Reviewed 6 October 2010

My wife and I ate there today, (we've been there once previously) and wish we had gone elsewhere. This place is now called the Freeport Chowder House, so I don't know if it's still part of Morrison's, or whether there is a new owner. The...More

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  • Address: 4 Mechanic St, Freeport, ME 04032-1527
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-865-3404
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