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Lobster Cove

756 York St, York, ME 03909-1265
+1 207-351-1100
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“twin lobsters” (49 reviews)
“lobster roll” (69 reviews)
“seafood” (55 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
756 York St, York, ME 03909-1265
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11 - 20 of 623 reviews

Reviewed 4 November 2017

We had come to this restaurant before. When our friend was visiting from WA, we decided to bring her here. When our meals were delivered, I asked for extra butter for my lobster and a bigger bowl to put the butter in. When I asked...More

Thank dianaonacki
Dave P, Manager at Lobster Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Huh, that is certainly disappointing to hear. I will make sure that everyone knows that this isn't an acceptable practice. We all know that everything is better with butter! I do hope you will give us another try!

Reviewed 1 November 2017

We ventured off to find the lighthouse and were so taken with the area we decided to have a bite. The Lobster Cove is on the main road so you can enjoy the water views and see the lighthouse in the distance. The food was...More

Thank Livelikethelocals
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We stopped in at Lobster Cove for lunch on a chilly Sunday. This is a good place for casual tavern food and seafood. They had a few Patriots fans there that day because it was game day. Their clam chowder and haddock sandwiches are very...More

Thank Skantravellady
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This York Beach location continues to be extremely popular providing excellent food with an emphasis on lobster and entrees made with lobster. With entrees, there are nice seasonal side dishes. This location is extremely busy during the breakfast hours. Beautiful view. Needs some interior updates.

Thank DRH0PS
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I was pleased to find this restaurant open on a Sunday night, off season. I had the special which was swordfish and it was the BEST swordfish I have ever had.

Thank Beth P
Dave P, Manager at Lobster Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

That is great! We plan to be open 7 days a week year round! Check our website for updated hours! We hope you are able to visit us again!

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Hubby had Delicious twin lobsters in a nice, busy restaurant with lovely ocean view! I have shell fish allergy but was able to have the haddock. Very good.

Thank rosieoh
Dave P, Manager at Lobster Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Glad you both enjoyed your visit! Thank you for taking the time to review us!

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Found the lobster cove restautant by accident. It was a pleasant surprise. We sat on the top floor with a magnificent view to the ocean. We ordered crab cakes for appetizer and it was delicious plenty to share. Main course was a seafood casserole with...More

Thank beachbabestan
Dave P, Manager at Lobster Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Awesome! We hope you will visit us again!

Reviewed 20 October 2017

I enjoy the food at this restaurant, they serve whole lobsters or lobster pies. wish they would serve lobster tails. I had the broiled scallops that were fantastic. Wait staff was very efficient and friendly. It is handicapped accessible.

Thank Betty L
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful view, great food. We were on vacation in Boston and decided to take the coastal route from Massachusetts up to Maine. Beautiful views! We wanted to have lobsters in Maine and wanted a restaurant with a water view so we stopped here. Our lunch...More

Thank Debbie S
Dave P, Manager at Lobster Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your meals and super sorry to hear about the service. I offer one "excuse"... it has been a long summer and as fall is upon us we are short staffed, many of our servers return to their...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Had a good experience here, extremely nice wait staff, good food, nice ambiance. Eat upstairs! Very relaxed, but nice.

Thank Jeanna R
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Lisa C
8 October 2017|
Response from Dave P | Property representative |
Harry Litchman, he is out of Newmarket N.H.
15 August 2017|
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Response from Peter V | Reviewed this property |
casual, ... very. Shirts and foot ware required.
13 October 2016|
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Response from Andree T | Reviewed this property |
at this time of year,its very quiet, so I don t think you need reservations. You will enjoy it .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 756 York St, York, ME 03909-1265
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  York
  • Phone Number: +1 207-351-1100
  • E-mail
Offers a Maine dining experience while overlooking the beautiful Atlantic Ocean. Our family priced menu includes traditional Maine seafood, along with chicken and beef choice which can be enjoyed with your favorite cocktail. Come relax and enjoy the freindly service and tranquil scenery.
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