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16 Bayview Lndg, Camden, ME 04843-2249
+1 207-236-4032
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17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Johnson City, New York, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a great pint of Pumpkin Ale and a bowl of Lobster Corn Chowder while sitting in a little patch of sun that was getting through because of the angle of the building. I always feel that when the sun is out I need to be sitting outside enjoying it - especially with a beer in my hand. Service was... More 

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New Hampshire
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The location is great. You sit over looking the marina and the room itself has a fireplace and beautiful exposed beams. The staff were friendly and attentive. I had the 8 ounce filled with sautéed carrots and esparagus along with a giant wedge salad. The bread was very good too.

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Richmond, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our expectations weren't very high... but we were surprised by the food quality. I especially enjoyed the lobster corn chowder. Maybe the best I've ever had. And in season, there's a large harborside porch that offers terrific harbor views.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The waitress wasn't very attentive or helpful. We heard her offer the specials to another table and would have chosen from those if she'd offered, but I guess we didn't look like good tippers. However, service aside, the food was terrific! I had the surf & turf (steak & lobster tail) and had to refrain from licking the plate. The... More 

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Poulsbo, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We live in the Seattle area and are used to crab cakes but have never had them like this. They were delicious! This was a beautiful spot with a very attentive staff despite a big crowd. We cannot speak highly enough of our experience.

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Liverpool, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

warm friendly dining area, great views and happy, courteous staff. the restaurant had a great selection of foods that had delicious flavors and beautiful presentations. everything came promptly and and all requests for variations in the menu were promptly accommodated. great dining experience!

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Presque Isle, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The lobster cake appetizer is fabulous! It is served over an arugula and tomato salad with lemon aloli. I had it as my meal and it was perfect! Dessert was also fabulous, espresso creme brûlée! I can't wait to go back

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Half a block from our hotel and right on the water. Outdoor dining option lets you watch the schooners come and go on this beautiful bay. Food above average but not outstanding. Still, for the price and location, a solid choice.

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Ringgold, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Peter Ott's is situated directly under the Grand Harbor Inn and directly on the water. The food was excellent, but the service was a little lacking. I had the fried haddock and my wife had blackened chicken fettuccine. Both dishes were very good.

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Mission Viejo, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Nice location. Good service at the beginning. Ordered baked haddock and came out dry. Hubby had Lobster Alfredo. Said it wasn't that great. I definitely wouldn't go back. Food was overpriced.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$35
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Bayview Lndg, Camden, ME 04843-2249
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Camden
  • Phone Number: +1 207-236-4032
Description
Located on Camden Harbor next to the public landing, we are open year around. Enjoy our comfortable warm inside seating with two fireplaces or our outside seating, only feet from the ocean with panoramic views of Camden Harbor.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?