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Dip Net Restaurant

2 Cold Storage RD Route 131, Port Clyde, ME 04855
+1 207-372-1112
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (17 reviews)
“lobster” (31 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2 Cold Storage RD Route 131, Port Clyde, ME 04855
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1 - 10 of 174 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went here on Monday.. got a lobster roll with crab meat, so good!! Great waitstaff too! My husband had scallops and was very good!! All was very fresh, worth the ride!

Thank danandjudycrowley
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you want to experience Maine seafood at it's best travel the distance to the Dipnet. I know it is far but you may never have seafood as it is intended to be to such a great extent. I live in Maine and of course...More

Thank Andrea Y
Reviewed 6 days ago

It is amusing to read a previous review where someone was miffed that people brought their dogs to the outdoor dining area. Be assured that it was cleared with management before they arrived and the dogs were so well behaved many people were unaware that...More

Thank _lightkeeper656
Management response:Responded 5 days ago

Thank you for joining us for lunch, your dogs were very well behaved and it is and will continue to be our policy to allow leashed dogs on the deck. I would like to apologize for the awkward timing of meals as I was the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch there today, 6-10. Beautiful view. We waited for everything. Food took 45 minutes to 55 minutes. Reason they brought 3 of 5 dinners first and the other 2, sandwiches, took 10 minutes longer. But the fries were hot with the sandwiches unlike the...More

Thank truane1148
Management response:Responded 5 days ago

I want to apologize personally as I was the head cook the day you joined us for lunch. While my kitchen staff and I worked hard to accommodate the large lunch crowd and the many large parties we did experience long wait times on tickets....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The iconic "dip net" restaurant is open for the season under new management.Great selection of on tap beers/fresh oysters and a full menu with a good selection of entrees .Mussels in a creamy sauce was about as good as it gets.Service gets an A+.The location...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Five stars for dinner last night! My best friend Lexi just recently took ownership of The Dip Net and has made some incredible changes. You may think this is a bias review because she's a friend but the food was really that good!! We started...More

1  Thank Nicole P
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The seafood is excellent, so is the atmosphere. It is a short ride from the seaport and is one of the best places to eat in Port Clyde. Recommended.

Thank danfras
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Great spot to go by boat.Some of the best lobster stew in the area as well other seafood and a full bar.More

Thank T4349TOinfo
LBMKTT, Owner at Dip Net Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write in about your experience at the Dip Net! As with most seasonal businesses there is some fluctuation and always growth, we appreciate your feedback well as your patronage! Have a wonderful day, hope to see you next...More

Reviewed 2 October 2016

A friend and I went here for lunch one day (since the place that we were searching for was closed for the season!). It was a nice lunch. I had a salad that was fresh but small - not a lot added to the greens....More

Thank LisaK764
LBMKTT, Owner at Dip Net Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write in about your experience at the Dip Net! As with most seasonal businesses there is some fluctuation and always growth, we appreciate your feedback as it's the only way we can improve, as well as your patronage!...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016

I had stopped at Marshall point lighthouse and asked the staff member at the museum where I could get sea food and she sent me to Dip Net. I decided to get fried whole bellied clams as I had never had them. When asked the...More

Thank Anna S
LBMKTT, Owner at Dip Net Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write in about your experience at the Dip Net! As with most seasonal businesses there is some fluctuation and always growth, we appreciate your feedback well as your patronage! Have a wonderful day, hope to see you next...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sue B
Are dogs on leash allowed on outside eatery?
24 June 2015|
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Response from Alexandra C |
Yes!
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Sue B
Pet friendly?
12 June 2015|
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Response from Niwotois | Reviewed this property |
Covered and uncovered seating - both outdoors. The seats out on the dock are well-spaced. I doubt anyone would go nuts over a well-behaved dog. Same might be true under the 'tent' cover, but that might be less certain... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cold Storage RD Route 131, Port Clyde, ME 04855
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Port Clyde
  • Phone Number: +1 207-372-1112
  • E-mail
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