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Eagles Nest

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1016 N Main St, Brewer, ME 04412-1239
+1 207-989-7635
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07:00 - 19:45
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

very good seafood. No frills, just good fish and lobster. Had a fried clam roll as I did not want the whole dinner. It was great.

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Thank Robert D
San Diego, California
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177 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I always return to the Eagle's Nest when I am in the area. Don't be fooled by its humble exterior, slooping floors, crowded extremely small environment, or the smell of grease. Their lobster rolls are delicious and lobster-packed. Make sure to go at off times as they don't take reservations, and there is often a long wait....outdoors. Worth it for... More 

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Thank Nancy J
Medford, Oregon
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697 reviews
414 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

What a find! The seafood platter is SO tasty and delicious! Plenty of food to share for the whole table! The only reason it is not a 5 is due to fact they do not serve alcohol- yes, you read that right! Stop you wont be disappointed. Will we come again? YES!

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Thank YearoftheRabbit
La Fargeville, New York, United States
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Sometimes things change for the good, but my most recent visit to the restaurant I couldn't have been more disappointed. The Lobster stew was shameful, pieces of lobster swimming in a bland very weak broth that resembled a splash of milk and water. As for the main course we ordered the Seafood platter, the clams had absolutely no flavor, the... More 

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Thank Bobby W
Bel Air, Maryland
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Met the nicest people while waiting to be seated in the small dining area. The food was excellent, staff friendly and food plentiful. You will not leave hungry. Ate here both nights we stayed in Brewer.

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Thank trilobite929
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome haddock sandwich. The filet was 3 times the size of the bun and there were 3 slices of tomato plus the lettuce. Comes with a side for $10. Great deal and quality.

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Thank Gordon L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

It was a great place on the river but did not reach my expectations. A bit more seasoning would have been better. The buns were delicious, the lobster roll was a bit over priced and dissapointing.

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Thank Jamie M
Zephyrhills, Florida
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Biggest and best haddock sandwich I've ever had, not just once but every time It's like a haddock dinner from anywhere else stuffed under a roll Great price, fries or mashed , you can't go wrong yum!

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Thank B1662TNdaves
New Orleans, Louisiana
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This is a very small hole in the wall. Waiting is usual. There is one cook in the kitchen doing all the cooking and prep. The kitchen is open and maybe not what people want to see. But the fried fish is extremely good and you get lots for the price. There have been off nights but for the most... More 

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Thank scb7253
Maine
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276 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We went here on a Friday and were lucky enough to arrive before the crowds. We were able to be seated immediately and there were still two other tables available. When we went by later that evening, it looked like fifty cars were parked outside for a space that holds fewer people than that! The restaurant overlooks the Penobscot and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 19:45
Monday
07:00 - 19:45
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:45
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:45
Thursday
07:00 - 20:45
Friday
07:00 - 20:45
Saturday
07:00 - 20:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1016 N Main St, Brewer, ME 04412-1239
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Brewer
  • Phone Number: +1 207-989-7635

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