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McLaughlins at the Marina

100 Marina Rd, Hampden, ME 04444-1825
+1 207-990-1111
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good23%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (15 reviews)
“seafood” (24 reviews)
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
100 Marina Rd, Hampden, ME 04444-1825
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was ok, but not great, service was ok, somewhat basic dining. We have not been back, there are much better options in the Bangor area.

Thank mike6842017
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I have been to McLaughlins so many times for fried haddock and fried clams and it was never greasy. They also have a great lobster rolls.

Thank txnewy
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We were visiting Bangor for the first time from the Midwest. It was my husband’s 50th birthday and we asked the locals where a good place to celebrate was. They suggested this restaraunt. We checked the hours and it stated they were open till 9pm....More

Thank Kd14u
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Fresh seafood, casual dining, great cocktails and good service at a very reasonable price. The crabcakes (either the appetizer or dinner) are wonderful. Enjoy a cocktail first while sitting around the firepit and watching the river. You won't regret your choice!

Thank Thomcoastal
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Always looking for something that is not to far from camp. This place is nice and always be the Penobscot so a view. Good is ok(don't get lobster....way overpriced) and while food is nothing special it is a nice alternative!

Thank Phylis M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We went there as our last night in Maine after having lobster 5 days in a row. The atmosphere view and experience blew us away. Vickie waited on us and could not have been more informative, polite, or friendly. I had the lobster role which...More

Thank Ira W
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Someone told us that we could get a good seafood dinner at McLaughlins. We were very disappointed that our shrimp were so small and were pale in color. Our fish was very tender, but wet. The smashed potato was the best part of the meal....More

Thank missouritourists
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The lobster roll was amazing and liked the selection of local beers. Great service and nice atmosphere. Really happy to have found this place.

Thank Smithers_TN
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The setting is fabulous. On a bend on the Penobscot River, the setting sun reflecting on the water . It doesn't get any better. The drink menu was a good start lots of interesting choices and good beer/wine offerings. Mostly reasonably priced. My IPA was...More

2  Thank Twodogs51
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We had a large party of 11, the view was beautiful, service good and the food seafood and fish entries were delicious.

Thank lorijean6
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Donald B
7 October 2017|
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Response from Kd14u | Reviewed this property |
Not sure we were told they were closing at 630pm on a Saturday night and shown the door.. Guess we will never find out.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Marina Rd, Hampden, ME 04444-1825
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Hampden
  • Phone Number: +1 207-990-1111
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