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Sprague's Lobster

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22 Main Street, Wiscasset, ME
+1 207-882-1236
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11:00 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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Winthrop, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

The service was fast and friendly. the food was hot and delicious. and the price was just right. cant wait to come again!

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Thank HJBL07
Wiscasset, Maine
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

The staff was friendly and I enjoyed the view of the waterfront an inexpensive place to try great Maine seafood also something for everyone if crustaceans are not on your menu.

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Edgecomb, Maine
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Sprague's is Red's Eats without the 2 hour line. Food's marginally better, prices are around the same. Service is way, way better. There's better seating (it's right on the water) and quite a few parking spots, although when it's packed they can be hard to get into.

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Norwell, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Worst fried haddock I've ever had in my life! Seriously. Taste was bad, fish was shaped like a rectangle which made me think it was frozen... yet frozen fish sticks I'e bought for the kids at grocery store a couple of times are far better than this. Even the French fries were disappointing. Not even good enough to hope it... More 

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Wildwood, New Jersey, United States
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58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

The lobster roll was filled with meat but for $19.95 nothing else was included. No lemon or butter. The roll itself was dry. Charged extra for a little container of coleslaw. This is an outdoor eating place, no thrills.

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Thank Linda D
Wilmington
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Whether you choose fish, lobster or other menu samplings, you cannot go wrong! Love sitting on the beautiful deck looking out over the water, boats...gulls and dining on great seafood!

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Thank Corbinmt
Metuchen, New Jersey
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107 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

No line like across the street, locals call it the tourist line. The lobster rolls and clam chowder were very good. The staff was very pleasant.

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Thank fishermen66
Contoocook, New Hampshire
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Don't bother to wait in the long line across the street. Sprague's lobster roll - big chunks of fresh lobster ( a whole lobster and then some. . . ) on a grilled hot dog roll - is spectacular! No frills here (lobster roll is served with no extras on paper rather than a plate, you have to ask for... More 

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Thank Pammueller15
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

I ordered twin lobsters for $23.95. I was assured these are 1 1/2 lbs soft shell each. No - the combined was 1 1/2 lbs. I had small fries with this....so total was just over $29. I was still very hungry after this small amt of lobster meat and fries. They responded poorly to my inquiry about why lobsters are... More 

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New Britain, Connecticut
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48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Nowhere was there a sign saying that clam fritters were available but when asked about clam cakes was told that fritters were available. After a long wait with few customers in sight I got the fritters. They were crispy on the outside but were a soggy, oily mess on the inside. Obviously the batter was put in the oil when... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:00
Monday
11:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Main Street, Wiscasset, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Wiscasset
  • Phone Number: +1 207-882-1236

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