Casual Dining & Restaurants in Maine (ME)

92 Bourne Lane Ogunquit, ME, 03907 Phone: 207-646-4777

Feast on Maine lobster and don't miss the creme brulee

For distinctive dining on Maine's coast, head to Jonathan's Ogunquit.  You'll enjoy casual fine dining in a contemporary lounge atmosphere with exquisite gardens and a 600-gallon aquarium. Watch the fish swim past while you savor your meal. We offer a menu that will suit all, with both innovative dishes and deep-rooted local favorites. We use sustainable, local products whenever reasonably permitted. We're open for lunch Wednesday thru Sunday and for dinner every day. Do you crave something harvested from the sea? Try our boiled lobster, seafood-stuffed haddock, or seafood chowder with lobster, shrimp, and fresh scallops. Among our other entrees: chicken piccata, Jaerger schnitzel, wild mushroom pappardelle, and Black Angus hand-cut steak. Don’t miss our award-winning chocolate mousse or our legendary creme brulee.

29 South Main Street Kennebunkport, ME, 04046 Phone: 207-967-3993 Toll-Free: 800-879-5779

Casual dining in a cozy Maine Cove

Open Memorial Day weekend to Columbus Day weekend, The Dory at the Lodge at the Cove offers a unique dining experience for guests at the colorful poolside bar. Just minutes from Dock Square, this serene, outdoor bistro overlooking the cove offers a laid back atmosphere for friends, lovers and family. The menu features build-your-own burgers, homemade milkshakes and clever sides such as sweet potato tater tots, as well as quesadillas, lobster salad, local seafood. Creative cocktails, a daily Happy Hour (4pm to 6pm) and live local music make it festive for the adults while ping pong, lawn games and retro ice cream bars keep the kids happy. Tucked away from downtown Kennebunkport, it’s the perfect spot for a relaxing time.

468 Fore Street Portland, ME, 04101 Phone: 207-775-9090

Dine in all day and never miss a beat.

Start your day, pause for lunch or feed your hunger after a day out on the town or waterways at Eve’s on the Garden. Overlooking the hotel’s courtyard garden, comfortable and relaxed dining includes dishes crafted with ingredients from the Portland Farmers Market and fresh seafood from Browne Trading Market and from Harbor Fish, both located near the ocean on Commercial Street. Eve’s menu, service, and desserts have all won plaudits and its cozy and cushioned atmosphere is conversation friendly. One of Maine’s favorite Happy Hours is open Monday through Friday from 4-7 p.m. There are plush sofas, leather arm chairs, and the landscaped garden to enjoy with daily specialty martinis and a great menu featuring flavorful bar bites.

115 Elm Street Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 207-236-4839 Toll-Free: 800-422-4964

At Cedar Crest Inn dining is both delicious and convenient

Cedar Crest Inn is a high-end motel located at the southern gateway to Camden's Elm Street, home to some of Maine's best restaurants. That includes our own Elm Street Grille, where we serve everything from fresh-caught Atlantic seafood to homemade dough pizzas (and live jazz on Friday nights.) We serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and we're great for families, too. Our hotel offers all kinds of amenities to ensure your stay is comfortable and relaxing. Your room is equipped with cable TV, coffee maker, internet service, and distinctive bath products. Outside find intimate gardens, a play area for children, and a seasonal swimming pool.

22 McKinley Court Portland, ME, 04109 Phone: 207-766-5850

Casual dining in a history-filled setting on Casco Bay

Great Diamond Island on Casco Bay offers casual dining at its most expressive just steps from the Marina and overlooking Diamond Cove at Diamond’s Edge Restaurant. Set in a former artistic retreat community and later the historic site of Fort McKinley. Diamond’s Edge is a favorite among locals and perfect for a relaxing lunch or dinner in the dining room or al fresco on the deck or on the lawn. Local seafood, New England favorites and stunning views are always on the menu and you can also enjoy something lighter at the bar. Don’t miss the special brunches, lobster bakes, and great wines. And for small functions, check out the catering menu, hors d’oeuvres, and beverage and bar packages.
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