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Schooner Landing Restaurant

40 Main Street, Damariscotta, ME 04543-4646
+1 207-563-7447
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“lobster pie” (8 reviews)
“oysters” (36 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
40 Main Street, Damariscotta, ME 04543-4646
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We dropped in at Schooner Landing for a late lunch on the 4th of July. Needless to say, it was very busy and somewhat disorganized at first. Although there were many empty tables we were told there would be a half hour wait It was...More

Thank MaineVermontTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service and good food are key elements for a successful visit to a restaurant. We enjoyed the meal and beers. The fried clams were particularly tasty and the New Yorker grilled sandwich was very good. On the down side my wife overheard some of...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun meal. The food was good and the portions were huge. However, it was the clam chowder that was the stand-out. It was absolutely perfect ! You can eat outside or inside and the menu has lots to choose from. What's more, after our meal...More

Thank AckExpat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have their own parking lot which is needed. The seafood is fresh and always delicious. The view is also exceptional.

Thank H201MNdavidc
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Had lunch on a very pleasant day. I was with my brother and his wife. My brother and I had some beers: mine was a blueberry while he had a local ale ( began with a p). His was quite good while I had a...More

Thank Neighborm
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A great place to have lunch on a sunny summer day. Although they have inside dining, we tend to favor the large deck which overlooks the Damariscotta River; it's a tidal river, so the views change often - even though it's about 12 miles upstream...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This place has wonderful views of the Damariscotta River. You can watch boats coming and going. You can sit inside or outside on the deck. The ambiance inside is not great. Service is friendly, but often slow. Food is good, nothing fancy. My favorite is...More

Thank Bashaboo
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I jumped at the chance to try briny Pemaquid oysters on the half shell, right out of the Damariscotta River. Excellent, with a local ale. We made up a lunch from an assortment of seafood appetizers and sat on the porch, looking at the water....More

Thank mrsagf
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Very very good steamed mussels. In fact, it was a goo deal as an appetizer and would have made a great entree, at a lesser price.

1  Thank Diana B
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The steamed mussels were very very tasty, and other food was okay. It gets busy, and is pretty rustic, but the seafood is fresh as can be.

Thank Diana B
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10 August 2016|
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Response from Stephanie C | Reviewed this property |
Hi There! This is listed as a restaurant & marina. Schooner landing is the location for both. Nice little town with gift shops within walking distance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Main Street, Damariscotta, ME 04543-4646
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Damariscotta
  • Phone Number: +1 207-563-7447
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