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Robert's Maine Grill
Robert's Maine Grill

Robert's Maine Grill Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.robertsmainegrill.com
  • Phone: (207) 439-0300
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch Daily: 11:30am - 4:00pm, Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 8:30pm, Friday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm, Sunday: 4:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Steak
  • Executive Chef: Craig Spinney
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: Robert"s Maine Grill offers private dining for any event from small business meetings to bus tours, birthday parties and weddings. With our beautiful view overlooking Spruce Creek, we can make any event memorable. Whether you are looking for fish & chips or sirloin, salmon, chicken or a clam bake, it will be our pleasure to work with you to arrange for the perfect event.
  • Private Party Contact: Rachael Landgarten (603) 315-7352

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Near Kittery Trading Post
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Robert’s offers onsite parking and is within walking distance of all of the neighboring outlets in Kittery.
A word from Robert's Maine Grill
Robert’s Maine Grill, a full service, two story restaurant is a young restaurant; an oasis in the midst of Kittery’s Route 1 shopping district with views of beautiful Spruce Creek. Robert's is traditional like many places in Maine with flashes of modern trends in dining – fresh Maine comfort food with an updated twist, highlighting great local ingredients, products and recipes, simple robust flavors, a lively bar, raw bar and deck dining on the water. It's casual, approachable, affordable. Simply stated it's an updated Maine classic. Come for lobsters, steaks, burgers, oysters, grilled fish, salads, lobster rolls, our renowned beer battered fish and chips, yummy desserts, a wide selection of Maine microbrews and exceptional service. Proud members of the Green Alliance and Buy Local. Awarded 5 stars in the Portsmouth Herald.Continued
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerGreat for Lunch
Diner Reviews
  • "The food at Robert's is great! Everyone here is wonderful, great service very friendly. My companion and I shared an order of the huge beer battered onion rings, which were good although I like a little more beer taste generally. They were served with a thick dipping sauce that had a nice little kick. We each got a lobster roll (one hot buttered and one w/ mayo) and split them. Both of which we thought were excellent. My friend also had a few oysters and the waiter was very nice and provided helpful suggestions on which oysters to get. And they didn't even bat an eye when I knocked my full glass of lemonade over (eep...). For dessert we got blueberry crumble and coconut lime cheesecake (my fav here!)."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "Greeted nicely by all. Seated promptly at reserved time. Meals were fresh and warm. We were seated upstairs towards the front of the restaurant next to a very large, boisterous party. We should have asked to be moved but didn't. I think the noise from this group diminished what could have been a better dining experience. The restaurant was able to cater to my requests of no salt on grilled salmon and dressing on the side for the lovely salad that the salmon was atop."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "The salads and entrees were very good, but the Blueberry Crumble desert was just ok and very small for $7.50. There was no bread served which was a real disappointment for a restaurant as expensive as this."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "In year's past, the menu offered Paella and it is great! When we did not see it on the menu, we asked our waitress to inquire with the chef if he could/would make it for us and the chef said yes. Not only did the chef and the kitchen come through on our Paella orders, we arrived 20 minutes early and they accommodated our early arrival. I recommend Robert's Maine Grill to everyone!"
    Dined on 6/29/2014
  • "As always, we had exceptional service and food at Robert's. The oysters were awesome!!! Unfortunately, we were there for dinner on a Saturday and the noise level from the large groups of diners around us was really high. I go to this restaurant a lot and this is the loudest I have ever heard it. I wonder if anything could be done to address this issue by the restaurant."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "Excellent food wine and service. Would go back in a heartbeat!"
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "Robert's has the easy atmosphere of a neighborhood seafood restaurant. Marsh views are on three sides and the interior is casually chic. Outdoors is fun but on a hot day, the A/C wins! The staff is friendly and the service is excellent. We didn't have to wait, either for our table or for our meals. The mussels are to die for, by the way - and the desserts are mouth-watering. A nice touch: You may order a "sample" size of a dessert and it's still quite big enough - The key lime was wonderful. Definitely a return visit is planned."
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "We have dined at Robert's many times and sat at the bar, have had business meetings there as well as family events. The food is always perfect. We would highly recommend anything on the menu. Also, one of our family members has celiac disease so gluten free is a must. Robert's does a great job accommodating and her GF food is fantastic too."
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "looking forward to eating here. go to the area every year but never stopped here. never go back. had their lobster roll and was very disappointed. overpriced for what we got. could go to Applebee's for better."
    Dined on 6/23/2014
  • "Robert's Maine Grill was an amazing experience - I set up a lunch for my parent's anniversary (since they were taking a pitstop in Kittery, ME as they made their way up the coast) and called ahead. I told them I wish to make the reservation and give them my credit card information beforehand and to make sure that their entire meal on charged to my...and told them it was a surprise - and it turned out to be a successful surprise! Not only because of that, but because the food, service, and atmosphere of Robert's Maine Grill was exceptional!"
    Dined on 11/15/2013
  • " I took a chance reserving a table for our wedding anniversary at a restaurant my husband had never been to. This could have been our last anniversary had it not gone so well. We went for a late lunch, early dinner. Excellent table overlooking the river, and the food could not have been much better. My husband ordered the jambalaya, LOVED it. Actually took half home. That never happens. Baked haddock was lightly crusted - not too buttery. Money well spent."
    Dined on 6/22/2014
  • "Roberts consistently offers great food and service. We live about 30 min away and always make it a point to dine at Roberts at least 5x a year. Delicious!"
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "Love the farm to table concept and use of local foods here. Our server was very knowledgeable of the menu and made recommendations to steer us in the direction of a good meal. Cocktails we chose were tasty but mild, in fact my husband questioned if any alcohol in his bloody mary. The Maine Lemonade was tasty and mild as well. Baked Haddock and Pan Seared Scallops were our menu choices - both deliciously prepared. Appetizer of Fried Calimari and salsa was very good. Seafood Chowder and Clam Chowders were good. Had no room for dessert. Had been wanting to try this restaurant since it opened and glad we did."
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "The best beer batter onion rings on the planet. Great craft beers on tap. Atlantic Blueberry with floating blueberries. Lobster sliders are phenomenal too."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Always great service and food!!! A wonderful welcome to Maine"
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "Excellent food and service. Great views and there was something on the menu for everyone in our party, even when we were a little picky. Thanks for a great meal."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "Steamers were excellent . My son lives the beer battered chicken tenders,& I had 3 fish tacos that were an app but had it for dinner . They were just enough food for me . My husband gets the big salad for two & puts shrimp on it . We asked for some more cheese mad crackers because we loved it and the waitress packed up some for us to take home too! Excellent food & excellent service ! We always head back to Roberts!"
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "I love Roberts-remains one of my favorites. Can't go wrong with the clams; son had Fish and chips which looked great and husband had the salmon. Nice service; pleasant dining room with nice view out the back and into the water. "
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "Robert's has become one of my "go to" places when I am looking for seafood with style. The menu changes always have something new and different to try. I have been coming here since they opened 7 years ago, and I have never been disappointed."
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "The oysters here are amazing and the staff is very knowledgeable about them. They are all local. They also have all local beer. I highly recommend this restaurant as it has a gorgeous view, excellent staff, local foods, and is very accommodating (we were half an hour late for our reservation). We stayed in this area for three days and ended up eating here twice. Loved it."
    Dined on 6/1/2014
  • "We went with friends on a Friday night the food and service was great. Unfortunately the noise level made conversation difficult. Not someplace I'd go for a romantic dinner."
    Dined on 5/30/2014
  • "Everything about it was wonderful! Will be coming back for sure! "
    Dined on 5/28/2014
  • "Your food is amazing. We always eat here whenever we are in Kittery I love the fact that you can accommodate gluten free. The new gluten free beer was lovely"
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "Robert's has a great atmosphere (the physical building and design). Can be a bit loud if full. Excellent food. Some items are smaller portions, others are large. All food is good, from the marque seafood to the lobster cobb salad or even a hunk of beef. Great onion rings and mussels! Moderate-high pricing. 2 people will be at least $40, more common to be $50, before tips ... without a drink or a bunch of appetizers or add-ons. One of our "go to" nice places" to go out. Always a winner if we are hosting friends for dinner. Early closing, 9:00pm most nights."
    Dined on 5/25/2014
  • "I was really surprised at the deliciousness of the grilled scallops entree. So good! And I'm not easily impressed. Definitely plan to go back and try something else. "
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "So glad we dined here. Seafood was great, well done and prepared just right. More spacious than expected and on two levels. Great for a family or just friends dining out. Would definitely come back."
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "If you want good food, with good variety of both food and drink this is the place for you. With free Valet parking and a wonderful atmosphere it's a great location for an impromptu date night. I had a craving for fried clams and good beer and I got just that. The full belly clams were wonderful and the flight of Maine beers was the perfect amount. My wife had a Ginger Mint Mojito which was delicious. Her vegetable tart entre was just the right size. We sat of the heated deck. The view was great and we look forward to coming back in the fall to check out the views then too."
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "Always good food with a varying menu. Well prepared and fresh."
    Dined on 5/23/2014
  • "Had a delicious lunch--fresh, interesting food, superb service. Fun, bustling atmosphere. View is lovely if you can get a table near back windows. Will go back as often as possible!!"
    Dined on 5/23/2014
  • "We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at Roberts. The waiter was friendly and helpful. The food was delicious. I had the pan seared haddock which arrived lightly dusted in flour seasoning, most and almost buttery inside served atop freshly sauteed vegetablts (they honored my request to drop potatoes) with oyster mushrooms. Wish I didnt live 2,000 miles away!"
    Dined on 5/23/2014
  • "Amazing food as always. My favourite place to eat whenever we are in Kittery "
    Dined on 5/22/2014
  • "We had a very nice dinner experience at Robert's - thank you! The lobstaaa was yummy :)"
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "this is the third year we have been - all excellent"
    Dined on 5/15/2014
  • "We met for a Birthday celebration and it was fantastic. "
    Dined on 5/18/2014
  • "My son just graduated from UNH and our celebration Lunch at Robert's Maine Grill was everything I had hoped it would be. The service was exceptional and it really made the event so enjoyable and of course the food was yummy too. The standout for this restaurant though was the great great service."
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "Having dined at Robert's Maine Grill many times in recent years, it was the first choice to celebrate our daughter's UNH Graduation. The food and service were very good, as we have come to expect. The staff was also very accommodating since we were a bit late and added additional guests. They could not have been nicer in handling such a very busy night. We can't say enough about this place...it has been consistently good food and service no matter the time of day or night. It has become one of our favorite spots...order anything, you will not be disappointed!"
    Dined on 5/16/2014
  • "This place was awesome! Had been there once before and really loved the food. It was my graduation weekend and they brought us some onion rings and fried calamari on the house! Best mussels I've ever had!"
    Dined on 5/16/2014
  • "Looking for something close to University of New Hampshire but wanted to be in Maine! Looked around on the web and found Robert's. Took a chance and made a reservation for graduation weekend. We were a little hesitant, thinking it was in the sea of outlets. It was such a pleasant surprise. We will definitely return! It reminded us of a beach house in Architectual Digest. Food was great as was service."
    Dined on 5/16/2014
  • "we got the seafood tower, the shrimp, raw clams and oysters were excellent. Fried clams and onion rings were too. Lobster that day was very good but not as sweet as usual. Been here before and will go again."
    Dined on 5/16/2014
  • "Our waitstaff was very knowledgeable about the Gluten Free option and they had many Gluten Free options. "
    Dined on 5/16/2014