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Five Islands Lobster Co

1447 Five Islands Rd, Georgetown, ME 04548-3711
+1 207-371-2990
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster” (332 reviews)
“onion rings” (40 reviews)
“ice cream” (41 reviews)
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1447 Five Islands Rd, Georgetown, ME 04548-3711
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Location, location, location! This restaurant has fabulous water views as you dine on perfectly cooked seafood. Long tables on the dock overlook pine covered islands that look like a painting. Food was delicious. BYOB: Stop at the farm stand up the road for a bottle...More

1  Thank Mort77
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Lucky to get there before they closed for the season...always a treat to sit onthe dock and enjoy fantastic lobster.

Thank ammdmb
Reviewed 21 October 2017

This was my favorite traditional lobster roll during my four-day girls' trip to the Portland area. The lobster was super fresh and so delicious that it didn't need to be dressed up with any extras. The setting is really lovely too. I'd definitely return!

Thank Hopper211
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We visit here usually in Oct, lobster co usually closes for season in early Oct but still enjoy watching fisherman come and go

Thank tannerhillnice
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Definitely the place to east lobster when visiting Maine! The small town of Five Islands provides a unique backdrop to your lobster experience. Bring your own wine or beer and indulge! Worth the drive and effort to locate it. Enjoy!!

Thank srgauger
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Five Islands is an authentic Maine Lobester She'd, complete with lobster, steamers, corn, potatoes and chowder. A little pricey but to have seafood on a working lobster pier that is so fresh and tasty...it is worth every penny!

1  Thank Mike5981
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We drove through Maine over the course of 8 days and got a local's recommendation to drive here. It was totally worth it! The views are incredible and the food was excellent. We enjoyed 2 giant lobster rolls on the dock as we watched the...More

1  Thank DapperWeim
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I would go back to Maine just to eat here again. It's everything one might imagine when imagining a lobster shack. You can't get fresher or tastier lobster than this, and the setting is incredible.

Thank jputnik
Reviewed 5 September 2017

My goddaughter recommended Five Islands in Georgetown as a new destination on a recent visit to Maine. It was perfect. We headed there for lunch after a picturesque drive to the coast which offered a few stops on the way home to shop for pottery...More

1  Thank ReadRibbet
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Seafood shack on the dock surrounded by rocks for the kids to climb on, and fishermen coming and going. Really is an idyllic setting. Food is outstanding. Giant lobster roll. Great sandwiches--the Jenny Special is amazing. Fantastic and swift service. This August was our fourth...More

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13 January 2018|
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Response from beatific2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You can contact the town and they should be able to confirm the date. Lobstering is part of the economy as is the restaurant business. Look forward to joining you there.
18 December 2017|
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Response from Mike5981 | Reviewed this property |
They closed on Columbus Day. In fact, they are only open weekends from Labor Day to season end. I can't wait to go again. SOOOO GOOD!
David S
26 August 2015|
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Response from rdyrtr99 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe you can.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 7:00 pm
11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1447 Five Islands Rd, Georgetown, ME 04548-3711
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 207-371-2990
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