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Lobster Cove

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756 York St, York, ME 03909-1265
+1 207-351-1100
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Fri - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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Burlington, Vermont
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed both visits the food is delicious and reasonably priced. The staff is friendly and attentive but let's you relax and enjoy your meal.

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Thank Margaret C
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

This was my second visit to Lobster Cove and each was equally disappointing from a food perspective. Large amounts of fried and traditional seafood offerings without much taste or nod toward healthy eating. Even the salad came in a large bowl big enough to serve 6 and smothered in dressing. The service was fine for our large group of 12,... More 

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Barrington, New Hampshire
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We visited Christmas Eve for lobster. Our waitress was very friendly and fun; the view of the harbor was excellent, and the gas log fire was inviting.

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Thank Sharon P
New Hampshire
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

My wife and I like to visit Nubble Lighthouse shortly after they turn on the Christmas lights. We have stopped by the Lobster Cove a couple times as we do have happy memories from years past. This year we stopped by for dessert. We each had the wild blueberry pie a la mode with hot chocolate. It was as delicious... More 

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Palm City, Florida
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159 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We went for breakfast because of a local hotel $7 food coupon. Great value and it was mobbed. Nice view of the ocean and Nubble lighthouse. Wait staff were terrific and very professional as they hustled around the dining room. Classic breakfast options, all were very good. Not many restaurants open in October in York. Although I didn't have the... More 

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somerville, ma
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

my daughter and I dined here enjoying their delicious lobster pies. Service was excellent. The restaurant had the fireplace going which was nice and cozy on a brisk evening.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We ate here and were pleasantly surprised. It was one of the most delicious meals we have enjoyed in a long time. The clams strip appetizer was delicious. The clams were fresh and the batter was very clean. The martinis were spot on. Then I had the lobster pie and it was the best I've ever had. Usually it has... More 

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Dave P, Manager at Lobster Cove, responded to this review

How very nice to hear! We hope you will visit us again...day or night...:) More 

Terrebonne, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

We went there for a small lunch. We both chose the Clam Chowder Bowl and shared a basket of Sweet Fried Potatoes with a dip. It was filling and very good. The Ocean View is a bonus. You can also sit on the second floor with an even better view.

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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Local friends took us to the Lobster Cove. What else can I say, the view was superb, the service was superb and the Maine lobster was superb! I had New England clam chowder followed by the 1 1/4 lb Maine lobster and my wife had onion soup and the lobster roll. We were both thoroughly satisfied with our meals as... More 

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Texas
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Based on recommendations from locals over at the Nubble Lighthouse, we decided to give this place a try. The place overlooks the coast, but it was hard to see out of the foggy/grimy windows. I had the Lobster Bisque which tasted like mayo soup. I also had bacon wrapped scallions that were decent. Overall, I was underwhelmed with the food.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 24
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 756 York St, York, ME 03909-1265
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  York
  • Phone Number: +1 207-351-1100
Description
Offers a Maine dining experience while overlooking the beautiful Atlantic Ocean. Our family priced menu includes traditional Maine seafood, along with chicken and beef choice which can be enjoyed with your favorite cocktail. Come relax and enjoy the freindly service and tranquil scenery.

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