Trenton Bridge Lobster Pound – Lobster dinner – no frills; well known; not the cheapest
Downeast Lobster Pound – Lobster dinner- no frills; priced well
Lunt’s Lobster Pound - Lobster dinner and more, good for families that don’t just want lobster; small restaurant style
Smoky’s BBQ and Lobster Pound - Lobster, other seafood (shrimp, scallops, clam strips), great ribs and beans!
Down the road a little:
Mainely Meat BBQ - Breakfast, lunch and dinner. This comes recommended highly by other guests. This one is on Route 3 and is right across the street from Pirate's Cove.
Atlantic Brewery & Mainely Meat BBQ - Locally made beer and BBQ for lunch and dinner.
The Chart Room – Fine dining that you can wear your shorts to. Full restaurant menu.
Martha’s Diner - Great breakfast. A favorite is crabmeat eggs benedict.
Helen’s Restaurant – Homemade cooking. They make really great pies!
Union River Lobster Pot - Lobsters on the river, eagle sightings, award winning clam chowder, varied menu.
The Bangkok – Thai restaurant, family owned.
China Hill - Local Chinese restaurant, family owned.
Governor’s Restaurant - Homemade food with large bakery. Buffet on Sunday morning. Family restaurant.
Taste of Jamaica - Great Jamaican food shack on the one way part of Route 3 in Ellsworth.
Riverside Café – Breakfast and lunch, affordable.