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Dolphin Marina & Restaurant

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515 Basin Point Rd, Harpswell, ME 04079-3450
+1 207-833-6000
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11:30 - 20:00
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been there three or four times and have been thrilled each time. The food is delicious and the views are spectacular! My favorite is the seafood lasagna. The seafood fra Diablo was also very good. Each entree comes with a big delicious blueberry muffin. It is a little pricey, but well worth it for the service, views and... More 

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Thank Curtis N
ALFRED ME
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped by today with family myself and my brother in law ordered the Haddock Ruben and was very good and it came with a large pickle that was nice and crisp the only down side for me was the home made potato chips they were hard and tasteless I should of asked for fries my dad ordered fish chowder... More 

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Thank ARUNDEL06
Harpswell, Maine
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is about as "Maine" as you can get. You are enjoying lunch in a working boat yard/marina looking out onto Casco Bay, Harpswell Sound and all the pretty little islands in between. The food is what you would expect from an ocean side Maine restaurant. A bit pricey for locals, but prepared and presented nicely in a gorgeous setting.... More 

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Thank Billie C
Phippsburg, Maine
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104 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had fried haddock basket (chunks of haddock, battered fries, coleslaw) and my wife had the turkey sandwich with homemade chips. The portions were large enough to preclude room for dessert (my wife actually took half of her's home). The haddock was cooked perfectly and not at all greasy. The fries were excellent and the coleslaw was good (it is... More 

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Thank Maine-e-yak_007
East Sandwich, Massachusetts
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44 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This place offers the best chowder I have ever had in my life (and I am from Cape Cod!) The accompanying (warm) blueberry muffin with the chowder makes the meal. The view is beautiful; the cocktails are good and the staff is always pleasant!

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Thank KZanello
Des Moines, Iowa
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62 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Omg. I love this place. The lobster stew is AMAZING. Well everything here was amazing. Started with a blueberry lemonade vodka concoction that was just fab. Fish and chips so good. This place does something really cool. They serve blueberry muffins with your meal!! Are you kidding me??? Yes please and thank you! A must visit place when in Harpswell... More 

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Thank clbosco
West Bath, Maine
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Prices are way too high for what you get. I do not like having to pay top dollar for food served on a paper plate or plastic basket. When I pay more than 20 dollars for an entree I want something more than disposables on the table. Service is not too great either since the name of the game is... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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504 reviews
307 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Met up with some former work friends while visiting the area around Brunswick and decided to have dinner at the Dolphin Marina. Sitting out on Basin Point with wonderful views and a nice atmosphere inside, the Dolphin was the ideal setting for dinner. On the evening we were there, the sky was clear and we were presented with a wonderful... More 

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1 Thank oldranger81
Gibsonia, Pennsylvania
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90 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We went here on the recommendation of someone who was here over 10 years ago.  He’ll be surprised to know that the building has changed but the food is still awesome.   The building is large and has beautiful views of the water.  Our friend recommended the fish chowder and the ‘blueberry muffins as big as your head’.  My husband had... More 

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Thank jen829
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Delicious food served on Basin Point - the view serene! Went one evening, the flavors in the scallop fritters and the friendly, attentive service, brought us back the next day for lunch. I had a bowl of seafood chowder, the flavor, delightful with a huge portion of haddock in my bowl. Best chowder of our trip! Hubby had a fried... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 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 - 20:00
Saturday
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Basin Point Rd, Harpswell, ME 04079-3450
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Harpswell
  • Phone Number: +1 207-833-6000
Description
I have photos available. Their specialty is fish chowder.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?