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J R Maxwell & Co.

) #7 of 41 Restaurants in Bath $$ - $$$ American, , Seafood
122 Front St, Bath, ME 04530-2626
+1 207-443-2014
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (28 reviews)
“haddock” (29 reviews)
“seafood” (44 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
122 Front St, Bath, ME 04530-2626
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We've had clam chowder throughout New England. As Vermonters, we've had our share. The chowder at Maxwell is by far the best. Not too thick, even distribution of potato and clam and a seasoned flavor that is second to none.

Thank Adam R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Delicious!!! That's how I would sum up our meal. My husband said his chicken cordon bleu sandwich was perfectly cooked. My lobster roll was amazing. One of my sons enjoyed his grilled cheese and the other inhaled every drop of his chicken fingers and French...More

Thank Lori F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this place! Ate here both nights during our short stay in Bath. Two fantastic meals. Fried Haddock and Blackened Salmon very good. Pleasant staff both nights. Very nautical and brick inside. Reminded me of the Chart House in Boston.

Thank BunnyBinkster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here for our first night in Maine. We of course ordered lobster. It was actually the surf and turf special and it was delicious! The lobster was huge! A local was sitting near by and I guess the lobster bibs gave us away...More

1  Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food served here is almost perfection which is hard to find nowadays. Service is great and prices are average. We visit here at least 2-3 times a month and have never had bad service. A bit slow on a weekend, but that is to be...More

1  Thank Don H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there on a Saturday night at 5. It wasn't busy to begin with but filled up fast. There was also a small festival going on for the 4th of July holiday weekend. The menu was pleasant - a lot of items to choose...More

Thank Nikki B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a long drive with 2 hungry kids, JR Maxwell was a great choice when we got into town. I had a wonderful scallop dinner and my 10 yr old had the best chicken tender dinner ever! It was so good I traded my scallops...More

Thank catherineo511
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a nice restaurant that had a good lobster stew. Drinks were a little weak but food was okay. Staff was nice and efficient.

Thank Barb K
Reviewed 5 June 2017

My husband and I have been coming here since the 1980s!! It has grown in size a bit but has a very pleasant ambience no matter where they seat you! Our recent lunch found my husband ordering "The Bath Burger." You will note if you...More

1  Thank UKloverWaldoboro_ME
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I had a cold and wasn't feeling well, but I went to dinner with friends after we had done our science workshops at Oxford Middle School. The atmosphere was rustic and cozy. The staff were frindly and the food was piping hot when served/ I...More

Thank Stan T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Front St, Bath, ME 04530-2626
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +1 207-443-2014
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