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Coveside Marina & Restaurant

105 Coveside Rd, South Bristol, ME 04568-4512
+1 207-644-8282
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“haddock” (6 reviews)
“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
105 Coveside Rd, South Bristol, ME 04568-4512
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

Not a a destination restaurant, but decent food —seafood is always fresh and yummy. The lobster can’t be beat.

Thank Carolann29
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Though absolutely a nightmare to find (no signs en route, end of nowhere - - take Middle road and keep left), the moist and non-crunchy Crab Cakes boast a fabulous aioli and perfect seasoning. The Lobster Bake was succulent with a wonderful wine broth, butter...More

Thank KaTe2
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Coveside is the marina and restaurant at Christmas Cove, in South Bristol, Maine. Christmas Cove is well sheltered, moorings are full when the seas and wind become rough. I am a "Maine Girl" and know my seafood. THE fried scallops were the BEST I have...More

Thank musicbuff04530
Reviewed September 8, 2017

My wife and family have been here many,Many times always a good meal and the Dark and Stormys did the trick! every time.

Thank EricEG
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Not only is the setting beautiful, but the food and service were fantastic. My hadick sandwich was prepared and served perfectly. My wife's fish tacos were very tasty. Sorry to say that they are closing for the season on September 23.

Thank William M
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Located on Christmas Cove (always showing up on the "prettiest harbors" listings) Coveside has a great bar and entertainment scene, particularly on Saturday night and Sunday afternoon deck parties. The plus is the food is really, really good. Angry oysters, fish specials, and the insane...More

Thank island138
Reviewed August 27, 2017

We came to Coveside twice on our trip to Maine. We enjoyed oysters & drinks from the bar on the outside decks. Great spot for relaxing with friends & family.

Thank BethAnnP
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Four of us came on a recent Sunday evening without a reservation. We requested a table on the deck, not once, not twice, but three times by 3 different hostesses who each disappeared "to check." After ten minutes of checking by the three, it was...More

2  Thank skeelovr
Reviewed August 13, 2017

I quit drinking 12 years ago but I still come to Coveside to sit at the bar under a canopy of burgees from yacht clubs around the world. My dad and brother always enjoy the rotating beer list with lots of draft specials. Don't miss...More

1  Thank CJ W
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Coveside caters to people arriving all ways. Come by boat, as we always do and you can park at their dock. Whatever. It's a great place for lunch. The menu is classic American seaside. The bar is serious. The margaritas are really good. More than...More

1  Thank SanFranciscoGuy634
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September 13, 2016|
Response from Fisher B |
No, but their sister restaurant the New Castle pub is.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Coveside Rd, South Bristol, ME 04568-4512
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  South Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 207-644-8282
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