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Isidore On the Rocks Tavern

) #10 of 13 Restaurants in South Berwick $$ - $$$ American, ,
18 Portland St, South Berwick, ME 03908-1209
+1 207-704-0188
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
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“flatbread” (12 reviews)
“mussels” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
18 Portland St, South Berwick, ME 03908-1209
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here twice and both times I was not please with the meal nor the initial service. Both time when I have arrived with my family, there has not been a host/ess at the door. We walk in an wait for someone, who...More

1  Thank Amy G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Looked for a restaurant near the theater in Berwick. 2 of us had ribeye steak (they had run out of strip steak at 5:30 PM). It was served with a chickpea mashup which overpowered the remainder of the plate.

1  Thank Fred04095
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I wanted to like this place, they have a nice selection of local beers on tap which is a plus to me but that's where it ends. I've been there twice before and it was okay but this last time will be my last time....More

1  Thank Capt-JW
Rob M, Owner at Isidore On the Rocks Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

I would like to apologize from your recent experience at Isidore on the Rocks Tavern on Tuesday night. Unfortunately I had to leave because of a personal matter hoping that the restaurant would be alright for service but obviously that wasn't the case? Knowing from...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We started with the crab Rangoon appetizer. We had the fish tacos and the chicken pot pie for our main course. Then for dessert we had the flourless torte. The crab was good, hot and delicious. The fish tacos were great and flavorful. These came...More

Thank handyru
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We have gone to Isidore a few times and likes it. This day as my son took a bite of his burger, he found a huge blonde hair melted in his cheese, cooked in his burger. We told the waitress, she said sorry, and that...More

Thank Manuela R
Rob M, Owner at Isidore On the Rocks Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

My deepest apologies on your parties experience at Isidore on the Rocks? I will address this discrepancy with our servers on what they need to do when situations like this happens again. I agree they should've asked your party if they wanted something else &...More

Reviewed 27 November 2016

This was our first time at this restaurant, and what a surprise. We chose to go on a Saturday night and were pleasantly surprised that there was no wait. The interior/ambiance is all bare wood and beams and is set up like a tavern, but...More

Thank TNSunshine79
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I've tried to like Isidore, I've really tried. We've dined here several times and there is always a problem. Either our waitress walks out or our meal is forgotten. The last time I went with a friend and we ordered the bruschetta slate. It took...More

Thank LucyLu801
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This was recommended to us by our inn keeper Ben, Angel of Berwick B&B. It was a great place to relax and review the trip we had just finished. Our server was very friendly and helpful on menu items. Recommended certain items based on our...More

Thank gary19522017
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Always busy, always great service, always good food, always noisy especially if you are seated near the bar. Sandwiches are excellent!

Thank DRH0PS
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Isadore's is one of our go to places when we want a meal in South Berwick Great selection of pub food and a small but well curated selection of beers. A little pricey but that's ok. Always nice service

Thank Bpkengor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:30
15:00 - 21:30
15:00 - 21:30
15:00 - 21:30
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Portland St, South Berwick, ME 03908-1209
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  South Berwick
  • Phone Number: +1 207-704-0188
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