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“Great outdoors dining with spectacular views of inner harbor,”
Review of Whales Tale

Whales Tale
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 15 August 2017

A great place to dine outside with great views of the inner harbor and all of the boating activity -- indoor seating is available if you prefer, but you will miss the view.

Food is good, service is usually good and friendly, and prices are reasonable

Thank Alan S
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

My friend & I both had excellent meals. I have eaten there often, living in Boohbay Harbor during the summer. Jack Cogswell, the owner, oversees the whole operation. Most of the meals are his own recipes. The food is excellent & reasonably priced. We both had scallops, lightly breaded & prepared to perfection. I have always had excellent meals here. Wait staff is competent & very courteous. The restaurant & its patio have great views of the harbor. The place also has a very nice convenient marina. Thereare quite a few nice restaurants in Boothbay Harbor, but this one rates at the top of my list.

Thank Fred B
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Just got in and unpacked, Whales Tale is first stop. Wife had seafood platter (scallops, haddock, shrimp, whole belly fried clams). This plate was enough for two hungry adults. It seems to grow each year. I kept it simple. LOBSTAH!. These were two great meals. Being just steps from the harbor, the view was a feast for the senses.

Thank gavph
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Our B&B recommended this restaurant to us. The food was good, as was the service. Our waitress was very nice and offered us menu suggestions. The best part was watching the sunset from our outside table. Most relaxing way to end our vacation.

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Thank leesa1996
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Locals eat here, so you know the food is good. Generous portions. Very good seafood and reasonable prices. Casual atmosphere.

Thank dczahor
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