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Five Islands Lobster Co

1447 Five Islands Rd, Georgetown, ME 04548-3711
+1 207-371-2990
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (44 reviews)
“lobster” (296 reviews)
“steamers” (39 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1447 Five Islands Rd, Georgetown, ME 04548-3711
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

She sat patiently under the table while we had steamers for lunch and then clambered on the rocks afterward.

Thank luluU
Reviewed 4 days ago

A visit to Five Islands Lobster or The Dock as us locals call it is like stepping into a postcard only better. The view and atmosphere have all of the elements we love about the Maine coast. It is situated on a real working harbor...More

Thank ScopeMaine
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Being a frequent visitor to Maine, I have had more than my fair share of lobsters: boiled, grilled, steamed, Newberg, in stew, as a cocktail, in a lobster roll and many others. There is nothing like having a Maine Lobster in Maine! So in going...More

Thank drewmyriam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Georgetown Country store is our local go to place for everything. There is great pizza, best lobster sandwiches ever, breakfast and always a quick chat. Wouldn't know what to do without them.

Thank jaanamail2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take it from a Mainer worst seafood ever and over priced! Stay away from the fried clams and Haddock sandwiches and fish chowder! You will pay an arm and leg for teeny portions and tasteless chowder. Everyone raves about the boiled lobster which does not...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We both had lobster that came fresh out of the tank. We sat at a picnic table on the dock overlooking a stunning harbor. 2 nice lobster with sides was $52. There is no alcohol sales, but brown bagging is ok. The food and atmosphere...More

Thank branchbubba
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Tucked at the end of a 12 mile detour off of Maine's coastal Rt 1 highway, this is Maine to the core and worth the trip down. Its a working fishing dock with a small seafood / lobster shack. Give your order, grab a beer,...More

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Sometimes I wish I would have never come here....because every other seafood restaurant in America is a failure in comparison(unless we are speaking of New Orleans because that is a different ball game). When you see the lobsters literally being pulled into the lobster shack...More

Thank lorrainelsw
Reviewed 16 March 2017

One of my favorite obsessions each summer is to locate the best onion rings available in mid-coast Maine. Onion rings in Maine? You bet! A place that produces killer onion rings knows how to cook! And onion rings pair wonderfully with steamed clams and/or lobster!...More

Thank Rob K
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is what Maine is. This is how lobster is supposed to be eaten. Right out of the boat, while sitting on the dock, with a beautiful view. It really is the best.

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
David S
Can I tie up at the dock to order at the restaurant?
26 August 2015|
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Response from rdyrtr99 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe you can.
Felicia W
Do you allow dogs on the dock?
7 July 2015|
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Response from Jimyak | Reviewed this property |
I saw several people eating and their dogs were at their side.
Felicia W
Do youu allow dogs on the outside patio?
7 July 2015|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
My guess is that dogs are ok. It's on a wharf and can't see why not.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1447 Five Islands Rd, Georgetown, ME 04548-3711
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 207-371-2990
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