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The Ocean's Edge Restaurant

159 Searsport Ave, Belfast, ME 04915-7100
+1 207-338-2646
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (19 reviews)
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American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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159 Searsport Ave, Belfast, ME 04915-7100
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Parmesean chicken 101: pound/tenderize the chicken, duh. Service 101: don't handle food with the same hands you clear/clean tables with.

Thank Alan A
Barry_Asalone, General Manager at The Ocean's Edge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

Thank you for dining with us, and thank you for your comments. I'll pass on your comments to the Chef and Food and Beverage for their follow-up with staff. Again, thanks. We look forward to serving you again. Sincerely, Barry Asalone

Reviewed 6 October 2016

The view was the best thing about our experience. Food was OK, except for blueberry pie. The crust was inedible literally. My husband couldn't chew it. Waitress was very nice. But she was not attentive. We had to ask for drink refills.More

Thank BeckynBill
Barry_Asalone, General Manager at The Ocean's Edge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

Thank you for dining with us and thank you for your candid review. I'm sorry that you didn't like the blueberry pie. I'll pass your comments on to the chef, as our food is made on site, and we can make modifications. I do hope...More

Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

It's a nice little restaurant with about twenty tables. Our server was very friendly. The food was ok not really anything special.More

Thank pabohren
Barry_Asalone, General Manager at The Ocean's Edge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Thank you for your review. I'm pleased to read that you found your server friendly, but a bit saddened that you didn't find the food special. Please, if you get backk this way before the end of the summer, try the lobster turnover (my favorite)...More

Reviewed 4 September 2016

Local flavors incorporated, we tried the pork roast which was a little dry, but was yummy with the Maine blueberry saucwassweet potatoes and vegetable medley and of course blueberry shortcake. Staff was nice and Amy was very accommodating. Highly recommendMore

Thank Sue B
Barry_Asalone, General Manager at The Ocean's Edge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2016

Thank you for your review and for dining with us. The blueberries in your description make my mouth water. Thank you for your compliment on Amy. I will be congratulating her personally. I'm glad that she help make it a nice dining experience. We hope...More

Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Wow! You can't beat top notch service and caring chefs. The lobster and filet mignon pizza was amazing. What a crust!! They halved it for us due to my meat allergy. Our server was friendly and personable, not to mention accommodating. Great care was taken...More

Thank mistycarrick
Barry_Asalone, General Manager at The Ocean's Edge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thank you for your review. I have not yet tried the lobster and filet mignon pizza, but several people have told me that it is amazing. I was glad to read that the service staff was friendly and able to accommodate your dietary needs. I...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016

Wife and I stopped by here for a late supper one night and sat outside with a wonderful view of the ocean/bay. The food is delicious, and the service is fantastic

Thank 788BILLG
Barry_Asalone, General Manager at The Ocean's Edge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Thank you for dining with us and writing about your experience. Thank you for giving the service an A+++. I'm glad to read that you also enjoyed the food. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Sincerely, Barry Asalone

Reviewed 23 August 2016

The restaurant is attached to the Fireside Inn, but is open to the public as well. We were staying at the Inn and didn't want to get back into the car after a long trip. I'm ashamed to say we weren't expecting much and were...More

Thank jcobrien226
Barry_Asalone, General Manager at The Ocean's Edge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Thank you for writing. Your husband had my summer favorite, the lobster turnover! The chef only makes it during the summer, when the lobster meat is tender and fresh. I miss it in the winter. It's just one more reason to look forward to summer...More

Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We've stayed at the fireside inn a few times in the past couple years & have found this place convenient, yes.., but best of all, food is very good. Husband had some chowder that he loved! And because we were bringing some pizza back to...More

Thank Katy209
Barry_Asalone, General Manager at The Ocean's Edge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Thank you for your review. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed both eating in, and then taking our a pizza. I like the comparison of our pizza to Bertuccis' pizza. I'll pass that compliment on to the chef. I'll thank the bartender as...More

Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Good menu with options for most everyone, and a full bar. Service was very good and fast. The view of Penobscot Bay is stunning. They serve dinner year 'round, and I will be going backMore

Thank KarFox
Barry_Asalone, General Manager at The Ocean's Edge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

Thank you for your review. your comment, "They serve dinner year 'round, and I will be going back" makes me want to caution that Chef Hightower's lobster menu disappears in the fall. So, if you like those options, return soon. That said, the Chef always...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016

This is a Hotel restaurant is worth visiting. The atmosphere is relaxing with awesome views, food is always fresh and the choices are greatMore

Thank MikefromBoston7457
Barry_Asalone, General Manager at The Ocean's Edge Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2016

Thank you for your review, "Good local flavor..." It sounds form your writing that you have visited before. Thank you for returning and writing about your experiences. I'm happy to pass on your comments to the Chef. We look forward to seeing your again. Sincerely,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, View
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 Searsport Ave, Belfast, ME 04915-7100
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +1 207-338-2646
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Description
Ocean's Edge Restaurant specializes in quality cuisine, made fresh and served in a comfortable, casual atmosphere with exceptional views of Penobscot Bay.
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