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Delicious lobsters right on a river. They get very busy but the friendly staffs and delicious lobsters make up for the wait.
Vivi Sasaki via google.com - Jul 22, 2021
Good food, nice atmosphere by the river.
Joseph Lucchese via google.com - Jul 20, 2021
WOW! This place is AMAZING. We tried to get in on a Sunday night and there wasn't anythinf available, so we made it a point to get there today (Monday), right at opening. Anthony provided GREAT service and you could tell the servers worked together as a team. We both had the Lobster, but upgraded to the shore meal. Seriously, worth e ... read more
Barb Parz via google.com - Jul 19, 2021
We dine at Union River Lobster Pot regularly and have rarely been disappointed... Any disappointment being the wait for a table, but when the weather is nice, sitting outside by the river and listening to the water rush by takes the boredom out of the wait. I've tried a bit of everything on the menu and have found it all tasty and qu ... read more
Bruce Morris via google.com - Jul 18, 2021
First lobster I have ever had! It was good, maybe a little "chewy." The blueberry pie was excellent.
First lobster I have ever had! It was good, maybe a little "chewy." The blueberry pie was excellent. Remember to order one! There is a nice garden behind the restaurant. You can drink a beer waiting for your table. Our waitress was great! Excellent and friendly service. Prices are reasonable.
alessiopP2276DM via tripadvisor.com - Jul 18, 2021
Trust me. EAT HERE. This is the place for lobster. And excellent service.
Stacie James via google.com - Jul 15, 2021
Great food with a dedicated staff served in a beautiful setting!
B Anderson via google.com - Jul 14, 2021
When in Maine you must stop for lobster! We were staying nearby and decided to try it. It was a grea
When in Maine you must stop for lobster! We were staying nearby and decided to try it. It was a great summer venue- picnic tables outside along the river(inside seating as well). Our waiter, Justin, was great-friendly, helpful, attentive. The lobster rolls were delicious. I can't decide which I liked best- the traditional cold one wi ... read more
Nancy H via tripadvisor.com - Jul 14, 2021
AWESOME Food and Amazing Blueberry pie..... I would give it 10 stars if I could. Been visiting Surry from NJ for over 20yrs with my family and Union River Lobster Pot is always on the top of the list of places to eat.
Hermes Jimenez Jr via google.com - Jul 13, 2021
Loved it!!!
Brenda Diekman via google.com - Jul 12, 2021
10\10 ... read more
julia quinones via google.com - Jul 11, 2021
Loved the food here. Crab cake and Lobster Pie was my pick out of the two time we dined here.
Ram Krishnan via google.com - Jul 11, 2021
Beautiful location. The lobster pot and mussel pot were both delicious. I normally don’t like fruit pies, but the blueberry pie was absolutely amazing. Highly recommend. Great service as well.
Ashley C via google.com - Jul 10, 2021
The NE Clam Chowder was amazing. The waitstaff were very pleasant and seemed to enjoy their job, very refreshing.
Cindy Crawford via google.com - Jul 10, 2021
We vacationed in the bar harbor area last week. We ate at many restaurants and this one was by far our favorite! Best lobster roll I had and the bacon wrapped scallops were awesome! Great service too. Highly recommend!
M Gilbert via google.com - Jul 9, 2021
This place is a MUST. They are extremely organized. You check in and use your cell to receive a text when your table is available. While you wait you visit the tiki bar, where they have great drinks to choose from. Love the Lobster Pot Beer which is a unique flavor that is made just for the restaurant. We ordered the fried cheese c ... read more
Sheri M via google.com - Jul 7, 2021
The food was excellent. The service from Carrie was exceptional!
steve giltner via google.com - Jul 6, 2021
Sort of hidden, but worth finding. Loved the food (lobster), appetizers, and dessert.
Jeffrey Collins via google.com - Jul 3, 2021
Excellent service, allowed us to move to indoor seating when mosquitos began to start coming out. Very tasty food... fresh lobsters, well seasoned and cooked steak, etc. Fries were also killer 🙏🙏 ... read more
Daniel Xu via google.com - Jul 3, 2021
Loved the atmosphere and the food was even better. Best Scallops I've ever had. My family got Lobster and Muscles and they also really enjoyed their meals.
Jayce VanBuskirk via google.com - Jul 3, 2021
Great food, beautiful grass patio in back by pond.
andrew lubell via google.com - Jul 3, 2021
Great food - lobster poutine is amazing! Lovely outdoor seating by the river and fun cocktail menu. Great and friendly wait staff.
Sebastian Kurian via google.com - Jul 3, 2021
You must eat here best ever thank you Brittany ... read more
Jeff Goodman via google.com - Jul 3, 2021
Good food and great ambiance by the water.
Jasen Cummings via google.com - Jun 28, 2021
Food and atmosphere were fantastic! We took our 4 kids (ages 4 to 11) with us and we all enjoyed our
Food and atmosphere were fantastic! We took our 4 kids (ages 4 to 11) with us and we all enjoyed our meal! The staff was outstanding, going out of their way to make sure the kids had everything they needed.
jaimelu via tripadvisor.com - Jun 28, 2021
Great spot next to the river , Delicious lobsters and a friendly owner and Staff. Definitely recommend.
Imen Lafi via google.com - Jun 17, 2021
We loved this place! Such beautiful outdoor seating and amazing customer service! The food was absolutely delicious. Perfect vacation stop!
jess a via google.com - Jun 17, 2021
This place was above and beyond amazing, they served 8 of us late into the night. Super amazing service and even better food!!! 10/10 would recommend 👌👏👍😍 ... read more
Alexis Stagg via google.com - Jun 12, 2021
Very nice atmosphere. Food is excellent, staff very friendly and accommodating ... read more
Kenneth Nason via google.com - Jun 12, 2021
Food is amazing and is always what you like ... read more
Robbie Lynk via google.com - Jun 7, 2021
Fun place for lobster dinner. The kids like watching the outdoor chefs. Good drive up take out as the meals are kept hot.
DearSagan LoveMama XOXO via google.com - May 17, 2021
Wish it was open year round. Love the outdoor seating! Great specials too!
Kerry B. via google.com - Oct 8, 2020
Great find!
We found this place the first night we were in the area. They set the bar high! We shared a lobster and had fun learning how to crack the lobster for the meat. The lobster was good. The sides good as well. Blueberry pie to...go- well that was a treat later! Would highly recommend this restaurant.More ... read more
Thelmaharper via tripadvisor.com - Sep 19, 2020
Food was delicious. The fries are incredible.
Bradley Raper via google.com - Sep 16, 2020
Great location with a park-like outdoor dining area (so important in these Covid-19 days) by a river. Food was great with friendly service.
David Epstein via google.com - Sep 14, 2020
Good food out by the water
We had dinner at Union river lobster pot on Thursday during our trip to Acadia. The food is great, and we really enjoyed eating out on the lawn by the water. I had the lobster dinner, perfectly prepared, fresh and tasty, and my wife had...More ... read more
Carlo D via tripadvisor.com - Sep 12, 2020
Great food n great area n wonderful staff.
Joshua Crabtree via google.com - Sep 8, 2020
Great open air seating with a wonderful view. Terrific menu.
Ginger Petraglia via google.com - Sep 7, 2020
We got there at opening time. The service was fast, staff friendly and the outdoor seat was pleasant. Recommend you sit down by the water. It's a tidal river so if you time it right, you can see if come in or out quickly during your meal.
Joshua Reap via google.com - Sep 7, 2020
My new favorite place for lobster! Of course COVID-19 changed everything over the last several months so I didn't know what to expect. The ordering was seamless...we looked the menu up online and everyone knew what they wanted. We found a picnic table out on the lawn overlooking the beautiful Union River. We placed our order and ... read more
Eliza Epifano via google.com - Sep 1, 2020
This place is great. First time there. Food was good. The boxes the food comes in, turn into plates to eat your food on.
Joyce Deal via google.com - Aug 31, 2020
Found this place not far from our hotel while on vacation and we ate here our first night then after tryin other places that were eh we came back cause it was so good!! The Lobster Poutine is what attracted us and it did not disappoint we got it every time, you have to try it. Crab roll was delish as was the lobster roll, we didnt ha ... read more
Shelley Mayberry via google.com - Aug 31, 2020
Another awesome find.
Another awesome find... lots of outdoor sitting. They have live music some days. Great lobster/seafood/crab rolls/fish tacos.
dinakarzina via tripadvisor.com - Aug 29, 2020
The best seafood in Maine.
Michael DiGangi via google.com - Aug 29, 2020
Delicious fresh lobster! Staff is super nice and the tables outside along the river are the best set up considering the world we are living in at the moment!
Lionel Taurus via google.com - Aug 29, 2020
Always a good experience ... read more
Jane Haslam via google.com - Aug 28, 2020
Good place to have lunch or dinner. Outside Inside dining. Feels like a picnic.
Bill Bowling via google.com - Aug 26, 2020
Excellent food and service.
Excellent food and service. We ordered curbside pickup for 10 people. Not long after we parked, someone came out and got our name. They brought the food out when it was ready—hot and got everyone’s order right. The food was great. Large portions, great seafood....More ... read more
amarielle via tripadvisor.com - Aug 24, 2020
Great restaurant but expensive
This a great restaurant to visit with your family. It’s a 5 star everything but it is a bit expensive ... read more
Napoleanthegrear via tripadvisor.com - Aug 16, 2020
River side dining
Glad we stopped in for a lobster dinner. Ordered the lobster pot special which included a lobster, steamers, corn and potato. All cooked perfectly. Wife had the lobster roll which was delicious. The staff was busy cleaning to keep us safe. Tables were spread out...More ... read more
564watersedge via tripadvisor.com - Aug 14, 2020
Good food and nice location. Counter service and sat at picnic table near river.
Owen McKeon via google.com - Aug 12, 2020
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