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The Helm

Camden Road, Rockport, ME 04856
+1 207-236-4337
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (23 reviews)
“haddock” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Camden Road, Rockport, ME 04856
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They serve meals with bread. Good portions. Seafood obviously fresh. The bathrooms were a little stuffy but it didn't bother us because we love to go outside in the parking lot. The table cloths were vintage. I bet the soda fountain was being used non...More

Thank Trustfundkid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were referred by our motel managerr- and a good referral it was. They were very friendly and helpful, and the food was great. Mostly seafood, but just about anything you could want. I had the steamed clams and salad from their extensive salad bar....More

Thank VIAJERO225
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Asked the local people where to go and they suggested The Helm. Very good food, nice salad bar, plenty of food even home made bread at a reasonable price. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Sharman S
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Those of us with long memories remember when The Helm was a great Midcoast Maine experience but alas that was a long time ago. Today it is old, tired, worn out and unhappy. The fried clams were greasy and tasteless. The salad bar looked as...More

Thank GypsyNancy55
Reviewed 26 May 2017

First visit at this restaurant after passing it many times over the years. So glad we stopped for an awesome lunch. The salad bar is incredible, the lobster roll was delicious - done as a lobster roll should be. You won't be disappointed.

Thank MaineL0ver
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Typical Maine with a twist - French items on the menu. Three had the Baked Stuffed Haddock and salad bar which they all rated very highly. The two men had coconut cream pie, home made by the owner and very good. The waitress was very...More

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Love going here for takeout. The dine in menu is much different. Always fast and food is always fresh.

Thank Zachary C
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We went on their last day of the fall season,and we were treated as if it was their first day. The Helm is a favorite of locals. Friendly, casual and good food. Our waitress was very helpful with the menu. Interested in our group and...More

Thank BsGram
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner on the recommendation of the owner of the hotel we stayed in . We had a lovely dinner here. The food was fresh, well cooked and tasty, with generous portions. The service was excellent. Really helpful friendly staff. I would highly...More

Thank 359Ger1963
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We visited with my grammy here, with our little ones in tow. The food was delicious with extremely reasonable prices. The specials menu had quite a few options on it and the regular menu was full of temptations. We all ordered a variety of food...More

Thank Nese G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camden Road, Rockport, ME 04856
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-236-4337
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