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McLaughlins at the Marina

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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Value
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Having eaten here many times, I have to say that the crab cakes are my favorite! They are all crab with just enough binder to hold them together. Amazing! The staff is friendly and efficient. The view is unbeatable! The outside dining is wonderful during...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ghudspeth
Reviewed 17 October 2018

There were five of us who dined here after hearing recommendations from a flight attendant and passenger on our plane ride. Everyone ordered something different and it was all good. I had the lobster mac and cheese, which was my most favorite meal of our...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank April C
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

While in Maine I had to have some fresh seafood. While in Bangor, we were told McLaghlins was the place to go. We walked in at 6:30 on a Saturday night with no reservations and got a table right away (off Season). Mary our server...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank chris h
Reviewed 19 September 2018

I was a little disappointed in the restaurant. I was expecting more of a view and the meal ended up being quite expensive. We order Lobster Newburg which costs $57.00 for a lobster dinner. I thought this was extremely expensive. I would not recommend this...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Janice S
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Both food and service were very good. Romantic setting on the water. A little pricy but worth it. We would go back.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank theta1
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped here after arriving in Maine for a light snack! Had a bowl of seafood chowder, and a Bloody Mary! So good! great views, great service and lovely environment. Would love to come again!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank adrianandfred
Reviewed 17 August 2018

The lobster was good and after eating a lazy one, I am now lazy or spoiled and only want my lobster out of the shell with all the work done. Portions were good. The steak and the seafood was very good. We will be back.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank thepeyerls
Reviewed 2 August 2018

The views from the upper deck are nice but the food is a bit over priced for what you get. This is more of a marina type place that has fancy restaurant prices. The food was okay and the watermelon coconut margarita was very good....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mitch M
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

If you don’t have a reservation and there is a wait, fret not, grab an outside Adirondack chair and enjoy a cocktail while taking in the beautiful river views. We sat upstairs and the view was amazing. Service was wonderful. Our waitress had the perfect...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Marlee14
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The Marina location for McLaughlins is an excellent location. One of my favorites in the greater Bangor area. They did an excellent job with the remodel. The meals start of with some excellent drinks and end with some really tasty and large deserts. These pieces...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ethanoutthedoor
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Not sure we were told they were closing at 630pm on a Saturday night and shown the door.. Guess we will never find out.
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