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Joseph's by the Sea Restaurant

55 W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2645
+1 207-934-5044
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“lobster” (44 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
55 W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2645
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1 - 10 of 393 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice meal, good wines. Beautiful view and friendly staff We had a good time and I would go again. Lobster meals, mussels, escargots, salads were exquisite and desert were good too.

Thank Ver0nique80
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a treat to be here for our anniversary and the beef fillets were exceptionally done to to the right temperature. Great view next to the rear of the dinning room against the window. Enjoy.

Thank sawmill1
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are looking for a fine dining experience with an ocean view, this is the place. We have eaten here many times and have never been disappointed. The food and service are exceptional.

Thank mrsplanner227
Reviewed 1 week ago

Surprisingly good. Had lobster and pasta dishes and each were well prepared, fresh and tasty. Wine list was quite nice with both affordable and upscale offerings. Several other dishes we saw served to other tables looked good also, of the "we should order that next...More

Thank Fudbutter
Reviewed 1 week ago

A few months back, I found a unused gift card and decided to go to Joseph's. We had a nice table by the windows with a beautiful ocean view, even with the darkness. We tried the preset meals which came with entrees to chose from....More

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I was a teenager in the late '60s, my family rented an ocean front apartment in OOB. One night, over 40 years later I don't remember why now, my parents went out for dinner at Joseph's and left me behind. I always had it...More

Thank Jackie L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a place with a great view and great food this is it! Great for a romantic date. Pricey but great quality!

Thank PeaceLoveTravelWine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was nice to find fine dining in a seaside resort known for its pier and amusement parks. I had the haddock special which was cooked to perfection. The service was casual and friendly, not stuffy. I dined early in the day and before the...More

Thank OutdoorGal17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for breakfast and wasn't disappointed. We went on a Sunday. They provided a brunch menu and regular menu. The prices were very reasonable and the food was delicious. The staff were pleasant and attentive. And the scenery was serene as you looked...More

Thank Robyn S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found Joseph's by accident and was pleasantly surprised. I started with the scallop ceviche which was out of this world and had a lobster special which was also very good. I suppose I was lucky to visit off season so had a window seat and...More

Thank jim f
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you allow dogs on the outside patio?
22 August 2016|
Response from Erica S | Property representative |
Hello, The only dogs allowed in the restaurant (including the terrace) are service dogs.
What is the dress for dinner? Are shorts ok?
22 August 2016|
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Response from Karin12363 | Reviewed this property |
As others have said, casual vacation wear is appropriate; but, I would say, not beach wear.
Are you open Thanksgiving Day?
15 November 2015|
Response from TessieNewYork | Reviewed this property |
I don't know I was a visitor You should contact the restaurant directly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 11:00
17:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 11:00
17:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 11:00
17:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2645
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Old Orchard Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 207-934-5044
  • E-mail
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