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Glidden Point Oyster Farms

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While spending the night in the Lake of the Clouds Hut on Mt Washington two wonderful ladies told... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Normal, Illinois
Great Oysters

WE stopped by to pick up oysters to take back to our rental house. And we bought lobsters also. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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637 River Rd, Edgecomb, ME 04556-3443
+1 207-315-7066
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While spending the night in the Lake of the Clouds Hut on Mt Washington two wonderful ladies told us about this culinary island for river oysters. The Glidden Point Oyster Store is the place to try, and buy your river oysters. With an excellent oyster...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WE stopped by to pick up oysters to take back to our rental house. And we bought lobsters also. The young man working the small place was friendly and knowledgeable. He was hopping as people were there eating oysters on picnic tables etc but he...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Got the tour, learned a lot about oysters. Learned how to shuck them. Their oysters are excellent. Beautiful setting. Friendly staff.

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Reviewed July 2, 2018

We stopped in for a tour. But missed the water tour. The staff were prepping baby oysters in the growing nets. We got to see and hear about the entire process of raising oysters. Staff were really nice, we got to do some hands on...More

2  Thank EVC_Stearns
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Everything about Glidden point was great! . The staff Was super friendly and helpful. .Ryan(the owner) is a great guy and a wealth of information. .The place is a real slice of Maine heaven. But the best part is the oysters , i have eaten...More

2  Thank Richard R
Reviewed October 10, 2017

we found this place by total accident. on a road we had not planned to travel, but its a nice drive. we saw the sign, and had to check out this place. we found oysters for sale, by the bag or individual. so of course...More

Thank debra s
Reviewed September 18, 2017

You have to be looking for this place to find it. A small sign along the road takes you down a narrow dirt trail to a small building in a clearing. Inside the building is a small "shopping area" where you can select from about...More

2  Thank TravelTim88
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Visited the Glidden Point Oyster outlet in Edgecomb, ME 3 weeks ago while staying in Boothbay Harbor. There was actually two separate places the retail store and another place near by. The retail store was unmanned on the honor system. It was all self service....More

Thank CharlieWH
Reviewed August 16, 2017

I stopped by Glidden Point Oyster Farms a couple times this summer. I really enjoyed their oysters - fine selection and quality! The staff is also very friendly and I am now sporting my t-shirt from the farms.

Thank Peter J W
Reviewed August 9, 2017

An unexpected delightful find. Off of River Road between Damariscotta and Boothbay, We drove by the entrance and very glad we made a u-turn back. Currently, you can buy fresh from the water oysters to take home to shuck. Or, you can learn to shuck...More

1  Thank eawnyc
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