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The Shack

27 W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2633
+1 207-937-8271
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (9 reviews)
“lobster roll” (22 reviews)
“lettuce cups” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
27 W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2633
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1 - 10 of 119 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here the first week in October, as it was one of the only places open that late in the season and was pleasantly surprised. The seating area was picnic tables and they had heaters to make up for the chilly outdoor temps. The waitress...More

Thank Colby R
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We ate on picnic tables set just off the sidewalk. They had the plastic walls up to keep out the cold breeze and we were comfortable under a heater. My wife is gluten free and they didn’t have that much for her: the GF buffalo...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

My son ordered the crispy lobster roll and I ordered the one with crab meat on top and we cut them in half and shared. Absolutely amazing!!! The chips we're even amazing! Definitely will go back. Although a bit pricey it is a true Maine...More

Thank jemunsie
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Stopped by for a beer (IPA) during a recent visit to Old Orchard Beach. Very personable bartender. Provided samples of 2 IPA's, one of which was quite good. Ordered nachos and guacamole sauce. Nothing to write home about, but salsa was also provided free of...More

Thank BHM7248
Reviewed 19 September 2018

OK so my daughter suggested we visit after her experience so we headed down to OOB and found The Shack. With dawg in tow we opted for take out. It was pretty busy,waiting line, servers running here and there but one caught my eye and...More

Thank issinmaine
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Zero parking. Sort of outside seating, so flies are an issue. Had the scallops. Very tasty, but quantity was lite. A little pricey for what you get. Bottom line, just ok.

Thank gibbo906
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

The food was fast and good, but a little pricey. The staff was super friendly. We sat upstairs which was nice, but smelly trash nearby turned us off. I would recommend you sit downstairs!

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 17 September 2018

6 of us enjoyed our dinner here 2 weeks ago. My husband and I both had the lobster roll with the brown butter instead of the mayo and it was amazing! During our 6 day stay in OOB we had 4 lobster rolls and this...More

Thank duncanboy1
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We ordered among other items 4 cups of clam chowder. watery, no potatoes, very small amount of clams, barely warm - The worst ever. My wife ate half of it and left the rest. If you want clam chowder this is NOT the place

Thank kgord
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Good food, friendly service, close to the beach. Enjoyed every morsel and the drinks. be sure to order the Lobster Roll.

Thank 1BamaBacker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2633
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Old Orchard Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 207-937-8271
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