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Newcastle Publick House

52 Main St, Newcastle, ME 04553-3819
+1 207-563-3434
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 Main St, Newcastle, ME 04553-3819
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been visiting for a couple years and I always make it a point to stop at the Publick House at least once! They have a wonderful staff and there is always a great new beer to try! Their haddock rachel is a must...More

Thank Alyson M
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We went out on a whim and decided to take our 2 sons and one of their girlfriends for dinner. We were seated immediately, the atmosphere was warm and inviting and everything was very clean. The meal was excellent, chowder was amazing! Reuben...well the bottom...More

Thank mmalinowski
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We were there the Sat before Halloween and were seated upstairs. The menu is the same and we were very comfortable at a high bar table. It filled up quickly and after we finished our delicious steaks- highly recommend- we decided to stay and enjoy...More

Thank paducah1983
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This is one of our local go-to spots for dinner and drinks. 20 great beer taps. Nice service. Locally sourced food specials. Reasonable prices.

Thank 207Food
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The food and drinks were fantastic+great service. A nice spot to dine outdoors and enjoy the view of a lovely Maine town. A real gem!

Thank MKrebs13
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Made a visit to the Newcastle Publick House for lunch while visiting the area. The building is historic and a landmark in town. Upon entering the pub (from the rear of the building...the parking is a little odd) we waited for several minutes before staff...More

1  Thank Stephanie M B
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Good food, medium service. We were given wrinkled menus with stains on them. Table not bussed until the next course came. This could really be a fancier place but it has the feel that management isn't paying attention.

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The Publick House has a Pub room on one side, outside deck eating, and a dining room in another. Very rustic, comfortable, excellent service, great prices. Very accessible to get to. Food is very eclectic. You can get pub fare, (burgers, wood fired pizza, etc)...More

1  Thank Judi C
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My take on this restaurant is that it is understaffed. Our food was quite good, but the wait for it (at 1 PM on a weekday) was unacceptably long. Indeed, we waited far too long even for our order to be taken. Our overworked waitress...More

Thank hughstevens
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Two years in a row just terrible service and mediocre food at best. In 2016 with 4 for dinner ordered a second glass of wine as the entrees were delivered (waitress never even looked our way betw salad and entree). Was finished with the entree...More

2  Thank Forrest L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Main St, Newcastle, ME 04553-3819
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +1 207-563-3434
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