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Sea Basket

303 Old Bath Rd, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4649
+1 207-882-6581
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried seafood” (33 reviews)
“haddock” (28 reviews)
“lobster roll” (30 reviews)
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American, Seafood
££ - £££
303 Old Bath Rd, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4649
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ordered the fried haddock platter and were stunned by the ample portion - which was enough for 3 people to share. The fish was fresh and the coleslaw was delicious. The haddock chowder was good but it could have used more fish. The food...More

Thank LuckyLobsters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sea Basket is still our family favorite seafood restaurant. They recently opened for the season. The dining area has been completely renovated, and although I loved the funky seaside vibe of the earlier decor, the new renovation is very cool. As always, the food is...More

Thank Beth H
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

If you hate touristy places and don't care where your place is, just like good food, come here. Its always great food, and easy to get to. If you are in the area you gotta hit this place. Just go. Do it.

Thank sarahpearce6
Reviewed 27 October 2017

A roadside seafood shack, serving extremely generous portions of fried seafood. The lobster rolls were great. Clean, efficient, and yummy.

Thank flygirl215
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Food is excellent, Serving are for the hungry. Clean and neat restaurant. Not fancy but well worth the stop.

Thank ddavis2017
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Generous portion sizes, delicious fried seafood. They have ice cream, too! We were too full to get ice cream, but the baskets of shrimp were plentiful!

Thank Tiffany H
Reviewed 19 September 2017

I had the fried scallops which were lightly battered and friend lightly -- not in the least bit greasy. Served with French fries and we got a side of cole slaw which was also very good. My husband had the friend seafood combo which included...More

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I drove over an hour to get to this restaurant in anticipation of a special fried clam meal because I had heard their fried clams are exceptional. Having cooked fried clams on Cape Code for over 15 years I am pretty fussy when it comes...More

1  Thank Downeastme
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This place was recommended by someone for fried scallops. The cashier helped us pick out what to order and we were not disappointed. We ended up splitting a fried seafood platter and it was awesome. Incredibly fresh seafood. Casual place that was easy to get...More

Thank LuvBnBs_8
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Ordered full size box of scallops 14.99+tax. When ready, the bag was so light, I thought it was the half box. Found out it was the full box and that it is only 6 ounces. I wanted my money back and they wouldn't give it...More

Thank ccthenomad
seabasket, General Manager at Sea Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

hello, thank you for the review. a serving of scallops are 6 oz as i explained to you yesterday and you had about 12 scallops in your serving it is usually less then that depending on the size of the scallops. im not sure that...More

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Response from George W | Reviewed this property |
That's what I remember, too.
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12 May 2015|
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Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
No they don't but they do have probably space for close to that number.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Old Bath Rd, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4649
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Wiscasset
  • Phone Number: +1 207-882-6581
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