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The Rusty Crab

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84 Benjamin St, Mars Hill, ME 04758-3494
+1 207-540-4343
10:30 - 20:00
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Newcastle, Canada
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159 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Taking a detour to the Maine side of the the St John River en route to Nova Scotia to see where my wife's grandparents had spent some time in the '20s and traveling with our dog, I had discovered online in advance "The Rusty Crab" a small roadside takeout trailer with picnic tables. The excellent Fried Tenderloin Clams and Haddock... More 

1 Thank Are J
Thomasville, Georgia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2015

The hamburgers here are particularly good. The owners son ran out to our car in the rain to take our order. He was so nice and polite.

2 Thank sss1956
Mapleton, Maine
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154 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2015

This place is a small, almost food-truck looking spot adjacent to a car wash in Mars Hill. You've probably seen it a few times and thought nothing of it traveling towards Houlton or PI, but I gotta tell you, one of these times you should stop in when they're open, and give them a try. Their food is delicious, and... More 

3 Thank Yendi
Mars Hill, Maine
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2014

This family run business needs to be congratulated for turning out a great product from a tiny little location. Fresh, hot and well cooked seafood.

2 Thank eastonbears1
Fredericton, Canada
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2013

We stopped here for the first time today after many months of saying we were going to each time we passed on our way to/from Presque Isle. Its just a little drive in--looks like a little shack on the side of the road, but OMG.....I so wish we had stopped sooner! THE BEST bacon cheeseburger I have had in a... More 

3 Thank Phillipsmom

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 Benjamin St, Mars Hill, ME 04758-3494
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mars Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 207-540-4343

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?