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“Consistently Great Food and Ambiance”

Union River Lobster Pot
Ranked #2 of 71 Restaurants in Ellsworth
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Whenever I can dine at the Union River Lobster Pot I do. The food is consistently outstanding and the location is terrific. The people there are very nice and the service is quick. The only drawback is sometimes it's hard to find a parking spot and sometimes the wait is long. That just goes to show you it's a great place to eat.

1  Thank Todd G
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

I so wish this place was open year round. The atmosphere is spacious and clean. The seafood excellent. In fact, I don’t know any comparable places in Ellsworth. Good for lobster!

Thank Wendy K
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is always a staple when we vacation in Maine. Every year for the past 8 years, without fail, after we found it.

Thank bodensrb
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

The clerk at our motel told us to go early or we would have to wait. We beat the crowd and were seated promptly. Eating lobster was on our bucket list for our Maine visit and we were not disappointed. The lobster was good the service was friendly, courteous and checked back on us several times. While we were eating the people waiting to be seated began to grow. It was a good dining experience.

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Thank MHP8473
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Been traveling to Acadia National Park for over 40 years and made our first stop at Union River Lobster Pot. Just off Route One prior to Crossing the bridge over the Union River upon entering Downtown Ellsworth. Clearly a step up from a roadside lobster boil with very good seafood. Have added this restaurant to our list of places to eat on the way to Bar Harbor. It joins Riverside Cafe, Finn's, and Martha's as one of our favorite places to eat when passing through or stopping in Ellsworth.

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1  Thank ChadConsuegra
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