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The Dip Net Restaurant

2 Cold Storage RD, Rt. 131, Port Clyde, ME 04855
+1 207-372-1112
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fried oysters” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2 Cold Storage RD, Rt. 131, Port Clyde, ME 04855
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Cute restaurant at the marina. Good food, friendly service and great view. had the tacos, lobster and fried fish. All good. Great stop.

Thank Debra M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I remember this place from the 1960s. It's changed, a lot. They have a tented outdoor seating area on the pier with heat, which was nice on an early October day. They have lobster rolls with mayo, butter or naked (mayo & butter on the...More

Thank KLPBklyn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once again we visited the Dip Net for lunch with four (well behaved) Newfoundland dogs. The staff was most welcoming, the service fast and organized, and the food was absolutely delicious. There was so much fish in my fish and chips order I could not...More

Thank _lightkeeper656
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice local restaurant, great location overlooking the bay, excellent service, the fish and chips are some of the best we have EVER eaten and really good IPA beer. It’s our second day in a row we have come.

Thank thedove88
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us on the dock and for taking the time to share your positive feedback! -Lexi R. Zable

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We had dinner on this wharf restaurant after a tour boat ride. The restaurant appears like many other such restaurants on the Maine coast, with picnic tables, a view of boats, and featuring, of course, lobster. But we were pleasantly surprised at the variety and...More

Thank rittired1
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us and your wonderful comments. -Lexi R. Zable

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I had fresh,fresh haddock and chips. The food is so delicious. The atmosphere easy, on the harbor for the ferry to Monhegan. It's all good.

Thank egjones
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful feedback! -Lexi R. Zable

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Very good fish and chips. Excellent hamburger. Other things can be inconsistent. The lobster roll is ok, but the lobster dinner is a better way to go. The location and view are great and you can find protection from the sun or chill or rain...More

Thank waterandmore
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments and patronage. We hope to be more consist overall next season. Thanks, Lexi R. Zable

Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed tasty clam chowder and crab rolls on the Port Clyde dock in Maine. Dip Net restaurant is tucked away behind Port Clyde's General Store, but well worth your finding it. Typical Maine seafood fare, and commendable draft beer selection. The ocean view may...More

Thank Gyrfalcn
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for coming and your positive feedback! -Lexi R. Zable

Reviewed 31 August 2017

The fried oysters with spicy aioli were excellent. Best for seafood. They unfortunately were out of fried clams by 5 pm. Blueberry pie was very good. Nice for people and boat watching.

Thank Andelathe
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments and I am glad you loved the oysters and the blueberry pie. -Lexi R. Zable

Reviewed 31 August 2017

What a beautiful setting for a lobster lunch! Parking is impossible but if you can find a space you'll be tempted by the large outdoor setting of the Dip Net...lobsters in bathtubs and Maine chic adorn this summer site...choose the shade seating if available. I...More

1  Thank GeorgesPitard
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments about our location and décor. I am sorry you were dissatisfied with your lobster dinner and would have been happy to get you something else or cook you another. As far as over pricing our Lobsters we have no affiliation...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cold Storage RD, Rt. 131, Port Clyde, ME 04855
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Port Clyde
  • Phone Number: +1 207-372-1112
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Description
*UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP* As of February 2017 the Dip Net Restaurant is being operated by the new proprietor Lexi R. Zable (Dockside Seafood, LLC). The Dip Net Restaurant is a seasonal (May - October) full service, dockside restaurant in Port Clyde, ME. With indoor and outdoor dining our meals are fresh, informal, delicious and lots of fun, specializing in a variety of lobster rolls, steamed lobster dinners, and seafood specialties. Our full service bar includes local micro brews on draft, a great selection of wine and signature cocktails. When you want the best seafood, coldest beer the friendliest staff and affordable rates, stop by The Dip Net Restaurant in Port Clyde Harbor.
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