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Lobster in the Rough

$$ - $$$Seafood, ,
Badgers Island, Kittery, ME
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“chowder” (3 reviews)
“lobster” (9 reviews)
“menu items” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Badgers Island, Kittery, ME
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

We had to walk out. The three or four comics, (can't remember how many there were) were so bad they should have been embarrassed to stand in front the mike. Not funny at all....would never be funny. Don't know who they practice on.

Thank HonestEvaluatorGal
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I really did have a good time. I came here with friends, it was a good time. They fired up the fire pit, I played cornhole for the first time in years! That said, because they opened specifically for our group so there were several...More

1  Thank SinginSuzi
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This seasonal restaurant with wonderful views of the Portsmouth skyline across the river has closed, and has been reopened by a new owner, who has completely transformed it into a year 'round fine dining establishment, The Pointe.

2  Thank J Michael D
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Fun place with good friendly service Live band outdoor tiki type bar You may have to look a little harder to find it. It's kinda out in the middle of nowhere on route one and set back but plenty of parking!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 July 2016

You have to look for this. The place is set back off the road near a closed building that sits on Route 1. Basically a covered bar area with some seating and take out windows. There is a fire pit and music starting at 6...More

Thank rnmteach
Reviewed 10 July 2016

A friend of my boyfriends recommended we check this place out, he had good things to say and they were well deserved. Our last Friday (7/8/16) in York we took a party 10 for dinner. We were welcomed at the 'gate' by friendly and helpful...More

Thank scottieottie
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Great place to watch the sunset with cocktails and friends! Although the property is in the process of being sold I have heard rumors they may be around ONE MORE YEAR!! Fingers crossed!

1  Thank Donna S
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This location is only open Memorial Day to Labor Day. It's dock is on the Piscataqua across from Portsmouth, NH. "Happy Hour" 1/2 price appetizers from 4pm - 6pm. Seafood is exceptionally fresh due to its location to the Corporate office. I enjoyed the Oyster...More

1  Thank gregorynakagawa
Reviewed 27 May 2015

We had a late lunch and arrived at 8:40pm (they close at 9:00!). However, the waitress was more than happy to seat us without any worries about the time. We ordered clam chowder, fried whole clams and a lobster roll. The chowder was some of...More

1  Thank D7368NImarym
Reviewed 1 February 2015

fire pits for gathering are nice, great prices and quality for drink & lobster. Meet new people and chillax often here.

Thank Kimbey s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Badgers Island, Kittery, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kittery
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