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63 Main St, Bucksport, ME 04416-4025
+1 207-469-3963
11:30 - 21:00
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Fri - Sun 16:00 - 21:00
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Brooks, Maine
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75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were looking for somewhere new and we found this place. The staff was very nice and everything we had was good. I love that they do not have a fryer so everything is baked. Thanks so much we will be back

Thank frando89
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45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is still a top notch restaurant. The service is awesome. Justin was fabulous and attentive. The food is delightful. Hands down the best scallops around. Delicious from start to finish. My mom raved about the prime rib as well. The carrot cake was yummy!

Thank Malibubebe
Crabtree Neck
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Comfortable ambiance, good food, draft beer, happy wait staff adds up to the place to done, especially when going to a movie at the terrific Bucksport movie theater.

Thank retireey
Millinocket, Maine
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We have been visiting MacLeod's since we first started coming up to Maine on vacation in the early 90's. The restaurant's interior and menu have changed over the years but the meals are still excellent. We have almost always been here for dinner but now that we have moved up to Maine, we take day trips and decided to stop... More 

Thank 613June1951
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We always go to Macleods with family friends and for business. Really never disappointed. The best drinks as well. Great place!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Bowdoinham, Maine
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Stop here maybe once or twice a year and have a glass or two and eat meatloaf and mashed potatoes at the bar. Old country music [think Merle Haggard, "If I make it through December"] shifting to blues in the evening. Cameron is a most congenial bartender and everyone is friendly and responsive. And it's just across the street from... More 

1 Thank missyoumrwallace
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I've eaten here several times and always had a good experience. Food is good quality and well prepared. NOT the typical Maine fare where vegetables are overdone and fried foods are greasy and laden with batter. The menu has a good variety. They also have a nice beer selection that includes Baxter Stowaway IPA. Service has always been friendly and... More 

Thank Steve A
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111 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Not a lot of dining options in late December in Bucksport. We visited McLeods on a Tuesday night. Wasn't very crowded. We dined in the bar. Cocktails were good. Sam Adams was listed as a craft beer. Not many local beer options. Good waitress service, food was above average. Nachos were OK. Chowder was hot, not very creamy. Steak and... More 

Thank NorthShoreBob
Bonita Springs, Florida
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64 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Food was great. Staff very accommodating especially when informed of food allergies. Prices reasonable and portions excellent.

Thank Neal D
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great dinner at MacLeod. We just moved to the area and are glad we found MacLeads. We would return again.

Thank Cynthia H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Main St, Bucksport, ME 04416-4025
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Bucksport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-469-3963
Located in the center of downtown Bucksport in the historic Bradley Block building, just a short walk from the town dock. MacLeod's has been a landmark restaurant in the midcoast area for over 30 years specializing in fresh seafood and aged steaks and comfort food. Known for delicious burgers, soups and chowders.Dress is casual, children's menu available, air conditioning and full bar with local micro brews available.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?