We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

18 Below Raw Bar

18 Silver St, Waterville, ME 04901-6668
+1 207-861-4454
Website
Share
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (24 reviews)
“tuna” (11 reviews)
“paella” (6 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
18 Silver St, Waterville, ME 04901-6668
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (177)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice restaurant with amazing food. Loved the oysters. Service was friendly. Nice variety and gluten free options.

Thank mojitodeb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wish I had discovered this place a long time ago. Appearances can be deceiving, it is tucked away downstairs at 18 Silver Street (18 Below). Once inside, it is cozy and comfortable. We ate at the bar, the bartender was friendly and provided great...More

Thank nucenturion
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Impeccable service. I had a hard time choosing between lamb, paella, and seafood. Had an Excellent wine from Paso Robles, CA. Just enough atmosphere to feel it was a special occasion while not to formal or stuffy.

Thank George P
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Overnight in Waterville on business and looking for a good meal..........and we found this little place based on reviews from tripadvisor. Wow, what a great little spot. We arrived later in the evening and were two of maybe, 15-20 total customers in the lounge and...More

1  Thank patriotfan
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

I love lamp chops and the lamb chops I had at 18 below tonight’s ago were absolutely superb! They were for double rack of lamb chops perfectly cooked sumptuous and fantastic. My son had this super Duper fish thing in a carved out pineapple. The...More

Thank Stuart G
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

The food and service here is amazing. There were four of us and we each had something different. Salmon, lamb, cod, and scollops. The presentation of the food was wonderful and all four of the dishes were prepared to perfection. My cod dinner might just...More

1  Thank Marty T
Reviewed February 11, 2018

I am a lactose-vegetarian and had a good meal here, with excellent service. I would rate this place a 3.5, overall. One problem is that there is very little parking available, even at an early hour, for a restaurant of this size. The restaurant is...More

Thank MaineGuy777
Reviewed January 28, 2018

18 Below offered oysters just harvested from a bay not more than 50 miles from Waterville. The freshness was absolutely incredible as was the briny flavor. They were the very best raw oysters I have ever eaten. They were so delectable I had a second...More

1  Thank emistruth
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Amazing food! It was a little loud, I do have to say that, tough to have conversation, but all the meals were excellent! I had the duck, but I will say that my sister had the best meal of all with the lobster cake with...More

Thank mmalinowski
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Had an incredible meal ... my partner had lobster cutlet, myself, the seafood trio. Both, oh so very tasty... and very well plated.

Thank Tim F
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Waterville
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waterville - North
34 reviews
1.92 km away
Fireside Inn & Suites
289 reviews
2.52 km away
Best Western Plus Waterville Grand Hotel
404 reviews
2.55 km away
Budget Host Airport Inn
45 reviews
3.43 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Holy Cannoli
117 reviews
.12 km away
Last Unicorn
147 reviews
.07 km away
Amici's Cucina
111 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Attractions
Fort Halifax State Historic Site
14 reviews
1.74 km away
Colby College Museum of Art
153 reviews
2.98 km away
Tree Spirits
25 reviews
5.90 km away
Railroad Square Cinema
23 reviews
.97 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
mojitodeb
May 22, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from mmalinowski | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I would agree with the 2 previous answers. I did not specifically look for gluten free as I don't have that issue, so I didn't really look closely.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Silver St, Waterville, ME 04901-6668
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Waterville
  • Phone Number: +1 207-861-4454
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;