Area Information

Things to do, where to shop

REILLY’S GROCERY, which is located across from Fairwind Marine in the center of
New Harbor Village, provides newspapers, meats, fresh fish, produce, beer, wine and spirits.  All your grocery needs.
Reilly’s Grocery hours are currently 8:00 a.m. to 6:00
p.m. daily. Their telephone number 207-677-2321.
DEE’S VARIETY on Route 130  stocks beverages and a small
selection of non-perishable grocery items. Dee’s provides a “take out” or “eat in at the
breakfast bar” menu including subs, pizza and daily specials. Their telephone number 207-677-3900.
THE SEA GULL SHOP is located next to the Pemaquid Point Lighthouse with Maine
gifts for all, including Pemaquid Point memorabilia, jewelry, and pottery. Their
telephone number: 207-677-2374. Their website:
PEMAQUID CRAFT CO-OP on New Harbor Hill has a selection of hand made
treasures which are a must see. They have items including Christmas and Halloween
decorations and handmade infant sweaters. Their 15 rooms are a treat to be seen by all.
THE WALPOLE BARN is located at 135 State Route 129 in Walpole. They have an array of wines, fresh oysters, and unique gifts. They are open daily 10a-6p. They can be reached at 207-563-7050 or on their website They are adjacent to the historical Walpole Meeting House.
SHAW’S FISH AND LOBSTER WHARF is the place to be. The menu offers many
seafood choices, steaks, and simple burgers on the casual side. The wharf has live
lobsters which may be hand selected and children are always welcome to come into the
Lobster Room” to look at and touch the live lobsters. The “Raw Bar” is a full outdoors
bar where most enjoy evening cocktails, but may enjoy appetizers or dinner in the relaxed
environment. Their hours are 11a-9p daily. The “Raw Bar” is open 2p to closing daily,
weather permitting. They have weekly specials. Their telephone number:
THE CONTENTED SOLE – Come by boat, come by car! Dockside dining with fresh
local seafood cuisine. Open daily for lunch and dinner 1130a-9p. Located near Fort
William Henry at Colonial Pemaquid. Their telephone number: 207-677-3000.
ANCHOR INN in Round Pond is a place you don’t want to miss. The favorite locale
offers a complete menu specializing in seafood and fabulous service. Views of the harbor
enhance the dining experience. Open 7 days per week for lunch and dinner. Their
telephone number: 207-529-5584.
THE BRADLEY INN located on the tip of the peninsula, will provide you with an
elegant “parents night out”. They offer hors d’oeuvres, fine cuisine, and decadent
desserts. Be sure to make an early reservation for your night out. Serving lunch and
dinner 1130a-9p. For reservations: 207-677-2105. Their website:
THE CUPBOARD CAFE is known to be New Harbor’s finest! Located on the Huddle
Road, they are known all over the area for outstanding breakfasts and lunches.
Everything The Cupboard serves is baked on the premises utilizing Fred and Claudia’s
family recipes. They are open for breakfast and lunch Tues-Sat 8a-3p and Sunday
Breakfast 8a-noon. They are closed on Mondays. Their telephone number:
207-677-3911. Their website:
HARBOR ICE CREAM on the green in New Harbor Center featuring Gifford’s home
made ice cream with lots of uniquely Maine flavors such as, Moose Tracks, Deer Tracks,
and Black Bear. They are open daily during the summer season.
THE SEA GULL SHOP is located next to the Pemaquid Point Lighthouse and serves
breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Their hours are Tues-Thurs 730a-3p and Fri-Mon 730a-8p.
They offer weekly chef specials. Their telephone number: 207-677-2374.
COVESIDE RESTAURANT & BURGEE PUB located on Coveside Road in South
Bristol. Fine Dining overlooking Christmas Cove or a burger from the pub menu. They
offer Friday and Saturday night entertainment in the Pub and “On the deck” on Sunday
afternoons, weather permitting. They are open for dinner on Thursdays 4p-9p, lunch and
dinner on Friday and Saturdays 1130a-9p and Sundays 1130a-8p. Their telephone
number is: 207-644-8282.
PEMAQUID FISHERMAN'S CO-OP is located overlooking Pemaquid Harbor. A
selection of seafood favorites in a casual atmosphere. BYOB. Their telephone number:
FOR EATING IN DAMARISCOTTA, please visit Damariscotta Bar and Grill (run by
the owners of The Anchor Inn), King Eider’s Pub, Schooner Landing, or The Newcastle
Publick House – all located off Main Street.
HANNAFORD and MAIN STREET GROCERY provide all the necessities that you
may not find in the town of New Harbor.
RISING TIDE is the local food co-op. They provide local grown, organic, and free-
range foods. They also offer “in-house” sandwiches, soups, and salads made fresh daily
or upon request.
THE WEATHERBIRD is the areas “trendy” gourmet shop, fancy cheeses, pâtés, wines
and bakery items. They also offer a fine selection of jewelry, clothing, and gifts.
RENY’S is the place to go for anything that you have forgotten. There are two stores on
Main Street in Damariscotta. Reny’s Upstairs has clothing (including LL Bean,
Columbia, and Land’s End seconds). Reny’s downstairs carries toys, shoes, household
items and just about anything you may need to make your vacation more like home.
CLARK'S FARM is located on Business Route One in Damariscotta. They offer
variety of in-season fresh vegetable. They are open daily during the growing season.
WALGREEN'S (Business Route One) and HANNAFORD (Business Route One) will fill out-of-state prescriptions in emergencies.
LOCAL FARMER’S MARKETS are available twice a week, please check the local
newspapers for the dates, times, and locations of the Local Farmer’s Market.
The Rachel Carson Salt Pond located on State Route 32.
The Hardy Boat (leaves from Shaw’s Wharf) offers boat trips to Mohegan Island, Puffin
Sightings, Whale Watches, and Sunset Cruises by the Lighthouse. Reservations are
recommended. Their telephone numbers: 207-677-2026 or 1-800-278-3346. Their
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse and Fisherman’s Museum at the end of Route 130.
Pemaquid Colonial Restoration and Fort William Henry off of Huddle Road.
Pemaquid Beach Park is located off of Snowball Hill Road.
The Darling Center, is cooperatively owned by the University of Maine. They have
marine studies, good hiking trails, and touch tanks with marine life. The Darling Center
is located off of Route 129 in Walpole.
Dodge Point offers hiking trails. It is located off of River Road in Newcastle.
Tracey Preserve and Plummer Point Preserve, both located on Route 129 in South Bristol.
The Laverna Preserve located on Route 32 in Chamberlain offers an enjoyable hike with incredible views of the open ocean.
Round Top Center of the Arts features local artists and sculptors. It is located on
Business Route One in Damariscotta.
CLC – Central Lincoln County YMCA houses basketball courts, tennis courts, squash,
racquetball, exercise rooms and daily athletic programs in addition to its playground. The
CLC YMCA is located on Business Route One in Damariscotta. Their telephone number:
207-563-3477. Their website:
Wawenock Golf Club located on Route 129 in Walpole opens daily at 7a, weather
permitting. For tee times: 207-563-3938. Their website:
Monkey C Monkey Do is located on Route One in Wiscasset. They offer a high flying
adventure and zip lines. Their telephone number: 207-882-6861. Their website: They have also added an ice skating rink and have skates available for rental.
There are several “Geocaching” sites on the peninsula. Coordinates may be obtain at and using the zip code 04554.
The Thompson Ice House Museum is located on Route 129 in South Bristol. In July they
have an annual ice cream social.
For other areas of interest, please check the local newspapers, as there is much to be
experienced just on the outskirts of our small community.
Some Boothbay area interests: The coastal Botanical Gardens, The Railway Village, Boat Cruises, and many fine restaurants and shops in the harbor region.