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Big Fish Cafe - CLOSED

1 Payne Ave, US Route One, Rockland, ME 04841-2117
+1 207-593-7650
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
18 Apr 2013
“Hopefully the next one will be a success!”
11 Nov 2012
“Make sure you stop”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Soups, American, Vegetarian Friendly
1 Payne Ave, US Route One, Rockland, ME 04841-2117
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Reviewed 18 April 2013 via mobile

As a fish place it was ok... nothing great. We heard the change over to a pasta house was to keep food costs down and help make the business model work... I guess it didn't. Service was always just OK, food was alright, I guess......More

Thank HereAtLast
Reviewed 11 November 2012

This was the first time we had been to Maine in several years and one of the first things I wanted to do when finally entering Maine was to stop and have some authentic Maine Clams and Clam Chowder. We almost drove past this place,...More

Thank padmill0906
Reviewed 2 November 2012

We have drove past this location many times, it use to be the big fish. We decided that tonight we would give it a try cause we were both in the mood for Pasta. The atmosphere was very cozy and nice. The menu was straight...More

1  Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 22 October 2012

We ate an early supper here. Very dark when you walked in, kind of cozy. Dinner was VERY good, we were not disapointed with our meals. We were disapointed with the size of your plate/bowl. They could up the portion size. The waitress servied my...More

1  Thank MBenitez1109
Reviewed 10 September 2012

Maybe dinner, too, but we had lunch here on our way to Acadia and weren't dissapointed! Very charming place with a good selection of fish dishes (I had the excellent fish sandwich). Our waitress was all alone that day (late lunch around 3pm) and they...More

Thank MassCouple2
Reviewed 3 September 2012

We aren't familiar with Rockland and it was a little busy, so stopped just outside of town at this quirky looking little place. It was very good. My husband had a tasty burger and I had the haddock sandwich which was excellent. The fish was...More

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 30 August 2012

THIS PLACE HAS SMOKIN' SOUTHERN BBQ YOU CAN RARELY FIND UP NORTH AND ROCKIN' FRESH FISH. We were toward the end of our vacation and a bit "fished" out and really craving some good BBQ. We drove by the Big Fish Cafe sign and saw...More

1  Thank innovativegirl
Reviewed 6 August 2012

We stopped by here for a late lunch after scoping out many other restaurants in the area. We compared price, menu options, and reviews. The restaurant was empty so we were seated promptly by the friendly waitstaff. I had the fried WHOLE BELLY clams which...More

Thank Ben W
Reviewed 28 July 2012

This looked like an interesting roadside seafood spot. We should have traveled further down the road to Rockland center. The place is clean and has a little bar, but our meal was at best average in quality and value. I had the special fish sandwich...More

Thank DocSkier
Reviewed 2 July 2012

We ate here two nights in a row (and ate here twice on a past visit to Maine) and have never been disappointed. From the homemade salad dressings and tartar sauce to the carefully prepared seafood, you just cannot go wrong at the Big Fish....More

1  Thank caseysneice
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  • Address: 1 Payne Ave, US Route One, Rockland, ME 04841-2117
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-593-7650
Homemade food cooked to order, fresh seafood
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