The rocky shores of the northern Maine coast are stunning. The way the water erupts off the black stone is mesmerizing. While explore the region and embracing the more laid back lifestyle, you have to make sure you have a plan for where to eat. Here are a list of wonderful options along the coast.
Upscale Dining Options:
Located in a Victorian Inn, just steps from the ocean, Natalie's is an upscale option when visiting the Camden. Meal options include New York Strip with gnocchi, shellfish risotto and chitarra pasta with a tomato curry.
40 Paper is a bistro that serves Italian fare in a great location within Camden. The menu features flat breads, homemade pastas and grilled ribeye steak.
Long Grain serves upscale Asian cuisine in the heart of Camden. The menu includes dishes like ramen, a daily curry and pad thai.
Dining with a View:
The Landing Restaurant
Enjoy the views of Rockland harbor from this two story restaurant right on the water. From the restaurant, you'll have amazing views whether you're dining inside or outside. It's a wonderful place for all. Meal options include fried clam roll, grilled chicken club, burgers, fried fish, steak, pasta and salads.
Dolphin Marina & Restaurant
Located at the tip of a stretch of land running into the Broad Sound, is the Dolphin Restaurant. Here, marvel at the ocean views as you are surrounded by water. The menu includes a ton of seafood options like: steamed lobster, seafood risotto and lobster rolls. They do have a ton of other options for people not interested in seafood like: chicken piccata, a grain bowl, veggie burger and a cheese burger. They also have a nice kids menu.
The Reading Room
The Reading room at the Bar Harbor Inn is a wonderful place to enjoy a meal with a view. The reading room's interior is light and airy, and offers views of the ocean. Here you can enjoy meals like Maine lobster pie, chicken Florentine or a vegetable quinoa stuffed portobello.
Windjammer Dinner Cruise
Set sail and embrace the Maine lifestyle. Here, you'll head out on a schooner and sail the ocean while watching the wind fill the sails. The dinner includes fresh Maine lobster, steaks on the grill, sides and dessert.
The Waterfront Restaurant
The Waterfront Restaurant is located in picturesque Camden, within a marina. Sit back and enjoy the friendly atmosphere of this coastal Maine town while dining indoors or on the patio. The menu includes a wide range of seafood options as well as burgers, a grilled portobello and lemon chicken pappardelle.