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14 Sea street, Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04662
+1 207-276-3965
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good29%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“lobster rolls” (17 reviews)
“chowder” (19 reviews)
“onion rings” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
14 Sea street, Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04662
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Reviewed 8 August 2015

Genuine, exceptional, seafood of the local area! Small, quaint, wonderful, small restaurant! Outstanding food and service! If you are in Northeast Harbor, Maine, you must experience this wonderful taste of Maine. This small restaurant is recognized nationally in publications Former Magazine and others! You have...More

Thank RMJ63
Reviewed 8 August 2015

The decor is entertaining and rustic. Our waitress was funny and delightful. My husband had the fish and chips and I had a great bowl of clam chowder. What a great find while waiting for the mail boat.

Thank nancy a
Reviewed 8 August 2015

this restaurant was recommended by the locals, but their hours are very short. we did not get what we wanted

Thank JerryofChina
Reviewed 7 August 2015

On an overcast day we drove over to Northeast Harbor, Maine from Bar Harbor to check out the area and find a spot for lunch. The Docksider was a homerun! Off the main drag on Sea Street, we walked into this Maine experience and were...More

Thank vweagley
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

We were driving around Mt. Desert Island after a stroll in Bar Harbor, looking for a place where we could sit outside with our small dog and eat lunch. We happened on the Docksider and were very pleased with their service and food. My husband...More

Thank Wendy J
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

I like the seafood shack feel and our service was good. The steamers were on special and were excellent. Daughter got the mozzarella sticks that are hand made and she liked them. The beers were cold with some nice Maine selections. My corn was good...More

1  Thank dianeargie
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Lovely place for lunch. The lobster roll lived up to expectations. We also highly recommend the meatball parm. The bill added up quickly.

Thank ATahaney
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

My family and I stopped here after a boat tour mainly because it was close to the dock. It looks like a cute seafood shack type of place. First of all, if you have a group larger than 6 you may have to sit at...More

2  Thank Bvt5
Reviewed 8 July 2015

I always look forward to going to the docksider upon my arrival in the Cranberry Islands. a delicious lobster roll , french fried onion rings, steamers Yummm--what can be better? Like any seasonal restaurant they have limited staff, summer hires and are sometimes slow and/or...More

1  Thank Poppy B
Reviewed 8 July 2015

I've been coming to Northeast Harbor, ME for the last 6 years with my girlfriend, then fiancee and now wife. Her family has deep roots in the community both as summer and year round residents and they all said to me DO NOT go to...More

10  Thank Paul W
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26 November 2016|
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Response from Docksider2 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, The Docksider is a seasonal facility
19 August 2016|
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Response from Nick L | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Sea street, Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04662
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Mount Desert  >  Northeast Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-276-3965
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