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Swamp Buck Restaurant

) #1 of 13 Restaurants in Fort Kent $$ - $$$ American, ,
250 W Main St, Fort Kent, ME
+1 207-834-3055
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (7 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
250 W Main St, Fort Kent, ME
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow, when you enter this restaurant! It's literally gorgeous with all the wood decor! They have a full service bar and some "wicked" good drinks! Service is super- food was so fast! This isn't what you expect for a small local restaurant - you can...More

Thank Suzi H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have great food and comparable prices. Owed and operated locally love the quick service and the atmosphere

Thank Edie A
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

If you find yourself hungry at the north end of U.S. 1 in Fort Kent, Maine, along the St. John River that separates the United States from Canada, The Swamp Buck is a safe bet. It sits on Main Street without fanfare, just a simple...More

Thank ScottGunnerson
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Great food, amazing service. Tough menu - so many good choices. Allison, the bartender was one of the most efficient that I have ever seen - worth sitting at the bar just to watch her work. Sadly not in our normal course of travels so...More

Thank ss319
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I love the zucchini fries here, but there are plenty of other tasty foods to choose from. Great atmosphere and great food.

Thank shannonlbuck
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Good food. Good service. Sweet tea is sweet and for someone that loves in the south oh so good. Seafood dish I had was a very good portion.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We've always had good meals here! The portions are generous. The food is fresh--lots of comfort food with a bit of creativity. I get the sense that everything is prepared from scratch, though I don't know for sure. The service is courteous and efficient. No,...More

Thank NJ&MJ
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch, traveling through on our way somewhere else. Nice setting, cute decor. For us that's where it ends. Service very slow, food was not very good. When we were ready to pay and leave I had to get up go find a...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Usually every time we eat there everything is just perfect! Just thinking about it makes me want to go!

Thank madawaskareviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We were visiting Ft. Kent for the Ploye Festival and managed to feast at the Swamp Buck Restaurant. This restaurant is not for the weight conscious! The menu selections were exclusively high calorie, loaded with cheese or fried. This may be an attraction for some,...More

Thank Mary Margaret O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 W Main St, Fort Kent, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Fort Kent
  • Phone Number: +1 207-834-3055
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