Restaurant Guide

Fresh Maine lobster and seafood from the waters that surround the coastal communities of Bailey Island, Orrs Island and Cundys Harbor on the Great Island, are the food lovers reward when traveling to this beautiful part of Maine. Ice cream shops, pizza and burgers take out stands and some of the best steak dinner restaurants can be found right here in the town of Harpswell.

Island Candy Company

Island Candy Company

We are a family owned and run business located on Orr`s Island, Maine. The owner, Melinda, was born, raised and stil currently lives in Harpswell. All of our candy is made right in our shop where customer can come in and watch their favorite candy being made. All of our retail is made in Maine, made by locals, or supports Maine`s symbols and traditions. We have something for eveyone in our shop. Homemade chocolates, brittles, fudge, and penny candy. We also have a variety of local artists prints, a great collection of Maine themed books, kids corner filled with toys, harpwell made blankets, table clothes, table runners, sail bags, and must have Maine made trinkets and treasures.
Location: 1795 Harpswell Islands Rd Orr's Island Maine
Phone: (207) 833-6639

Bailey Island Tiffins Ice Cream

A seasonal soft serve ice cream shop near the end of Bailey Island. We serve creamy, fresh ice cream, treats, hot dogs and drinks. Stop by for a little B.I.T.
Location: 2 Shoestring Lane Bailey Island ME 04003

Cook’s Lobster House

Oceanside, beautiful views, world’s only Cribstone Bridge. Inside and outside seating. Tour and charter boats. Lobster bakes, wedding rehearsal dinners and receptions, lobsters shipped anywhere. Fireworks, tuna tournament.
Location: 68 Garrison Cove Rd. Bailey Island, ME 04003
Phone: (207) 833-2818

BIGS – Bailey Island General Store

BIGS – Bailey Island General Store is Not Just a Store! Open year round starting at 6 am – Serving full breakfasts, pizza, lobster rolls, hot and cold subs, etc. Eat in or take out. Full grocery line including beer and wine. Screen repair on premises. hours: Open year round, 6:00 am – 8:00 pm Mon-Sun
Location: 2124 Harpswell Islands Road Bailey Island, ME 04003
Phone: (207)833-2400

Block and Tackle Restaurant

Featuring fresh seafood, daily specials and homemade desserts. We are a small family-operated restaurant celebrating 27 years of quality food and service. Located in the heart of Cundy’s Harbor. We look forward to serving you. Open May 19 to mid-September. hours: Mon – Fri, 11:00 am – 8:00 pm Sat 7:00 am – 8:00 pm Sun 7:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: 843 Cundy’s Harbor Rd Harpswell, ME 04079
Phone: (207) 725-5690

Dolphin Marina and Restaurant

Sitting on the water’s edge of picturesque Potts Harbor at the tip of Basin Point, the Dolphin serves fresh seafood and their world famous fish chowder while overlooking Casco Bay and its islands.
Location: Harpswell Maine
Phone: (207) 833-6000

Erica’s Seafood Inc.

Retail and wholesale lobsters and ice. Boat accessible, working waterfront dock on Casco Bay. Scenic and kid friendly. Now offering takeout from our cart at the wharf. hours: Open Mother’s Day weekend thru Columbus Day daily, 11am-7pm. Off season by appointment only.
Location: Basin Point (just before Dolphin Marina) Harpswell, ME 04079
Phone: (207) 833-7354

Estes Lobster House

Follow Route 123 ’til you come to the sea. Serving lobsters, seafood, chicken, chowders, sandwiches and salads for over 60 years. Enjoy ocean views from every seat and sunset patio with fire pit. And you don’t want to miss our Lobster Mac & Cheese featured on “Throwdown! with Bobby Flay” on The Food Network. hours: 11:00 am – 8:00 pm daily, May – Oct
Location: 1906 Harpswell Neck Road Harpswell, ME 04079
Phone: (207) 833-7775

Giant Stairs Seafood Grille

Giant Stairs Seafood Grille is a Local Fishing Family Owned Restaurant with unforgettable cuisine. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, it is a local favorite!
Location: Bailey Island, ME
Phone: 207-833-5000

Holbrook’s Wharf Snack Bar & Grille

Enjoy fresh seafood on the wharf overlooking Cundy’s Harbor, one of Maine’s last remaining working harbors. Come by land or sea and let us serve you chowder, lobster, burgers, and other Maine favorites. hours: 11:00 am – 8:00 pm daily from May to September
Location: 984 Cundy’s Harbor Road Harpswell, ME 04079
Phone: (207)729-9050

Salt Cod Cafe

Unique outdoor cafe on Orr’s Island, overlooking Harpswell Sound, serving award-winning Orr’s Island Seafood Chowder, fresh lobster and crabmeat rolls, sandwiches, and homemade baked goods.
Location: 1894 Harpswell Islands Road Orr’s Island Maine
Phone: 207-833-6210
Toll Free: 1-877-4CHOWDA

Schoolhouse Cafe

Schoolhouse Café Located at 506 Harpswell Neck Road, Harpswell ME. Open Wednesday-Sunday 7am-2pm The Schoolhouse Cafe provides wholesome breakfasts, lunches, desserts, and baked goods in Harpswell, Maine. The cafe was created to benefit farmers and local businesses. All of the meats we use in the cafe are raised on pasture at local farms. We are proud to offer the only completely grass-fed beef burger in the area, with the beef coming from Two Coves Farm just down the road. In addition, we use locally-sourced and seasonal produce and products whenever possible. Our coffee is ground fresh every day, and comes from Wicked Joe in Brunswick. We strive to create a welcoming place for the Harpswell community, whether it be for a meal on the go or an extended one with friends. Hope to see you at the cafe soon!
Location: 506 Harpswell Neck Road, Harpswell Maine 04079
Phone: 207-406-2316

Zach`s Lobster Bakes

Born in Harpswell, Maine; Zach was raised in a fishing family. He has developed a strong appreciation for fresh local seafood and Maine tradition. He spent his childhood summers on islands with his family, participating in an important part of the coastal culture, lobster bakes. He now uses his experience and fond memories to recreate those great family outings and help others create their own.
Phone: (207) 751-1202