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The Black Harpoon

202 Drift Inn Rd, Port Clyde, ME 04855
+1 207-372-6304
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
202 Drift Inn Rd, Port Clyde, ME 04855
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

We have been going to the Black Harpoon for many years and it has always been fair to good. It is a small coastal Maine restaurant and attached bar (called The Poon). The menu has been upgraded with bar food specials most evenings such as...More

Thank Larry B
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We use to love Cappys in Camden. Now the Black Harpoon is the best place since Cappys closed. The atmosphere is awesome as is the folks in the place. All are friendly and there is great food. We will keep going back.

Thank danfras
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We met many people we hadn't seen in a while and enjoy the staff that serves good food and drink. Family friendly and seasonal dining room with the bar service all the time.

Thank 247dougw
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Last year we ate at Black Harpoon and I thought it so so – my dining companions were a little more generous than I was. We ate there again this year and I was more impressed with both the food and the service. Could be...More

Thank VATLC23
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We needed a place for an early dinner and happened upon The Black Harpoon. We also noticed the parking lot was full so we gave it a try. Dinner took quite awhile to arrive and we learned there was a party in the bar area....More

2  Thank beachlifesue
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We used to make a point of dining here whenever in Port Clyde. It was always a great meal, lovely atmosphere and reasonable price for what you knew was going to be a good meal. More recently, it has not been as predictable--but, when it's...More

Thank 2aboard
Reviewed 15 August 2016

For nearly ten years, my wife and I have been coming to Maine. As each year passed, we found ourselves traveling further up the coast, trying to avoid overcrowded tourist traps. Thank goodness we found Port Clyde. A little town that offers rustic Maine beauty...More

2  Thank outoftheboroughs
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I ate at the Black Harpoon a number of years ago and was not impressed. In fact, I was so disappointed that I didn't return. Today it is under new ownership and much improved. Our party of six ordered vastly different meals and all were...More

1  Thank NWRob
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Absolutely fantastic food...Service was spot on and the feeling was surely a Maine local Watering Hole...Would come back in a heart beat...Thanks for being you...

1  Thank sorgie
Reviewed 2 July 2016

service very slow , table after us got served first . food wasn't good , soggy fries , scallops served in plastic basket. food at our table come out at different times, not muck choice in menu items . and pricey for the quality, Even...More

1  Thank Holly O
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Dorothy K
Are you open this friday. Daughter is getting married on island. Need a place to eat snd drink staying at inn
6 October 2015|
Response from Steve S | Reviewed this property |
I would contact them directly. Good luck and best wishes to your daughter and her betrothed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$25
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Drift Inn Rd, Port Clyde, ME 04855
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Port Clyde
  • Phone Number: +1 207-372-6304
  • E-mail
The Back Harpoon is back!! Under new ownership, the restaurant is going back to it's original name! We have a new kitchen and a fresh look in the dining room! A great chef, cooking local seafood, mouthwatering steaks and plenty of other items to delight your taste buds!
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