77% of 9 votes say it's celiac friendly

88 Main St, Freeport, ME 04032 Directions

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Celiac

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Make sure you tell the server of your allergies. Food was really good! Chicken nuggets, gf bun on burger and fries.

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Very

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Most

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Good

Updated 1 month ago read full review

Celiac

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Lobster bisque was fantastic and GF.

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Somewhat

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Most

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 2 months ago read full review

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Our waitress Myah was kind and a fellow Celiac herself! She was knowledgeable and made sure my food was Celiac safe.

She assured us they would use a dedicated fryer for the beet Goat cheese salad, I had the BBQ chicken wings and scallops- Delicious!!

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Very

Safety Feature Ratings
  • Dedicated gluten-free space in the kitchen
  • Dedicated gluten-free fryer
  • Other dedicated kitchen equipment (oven, toaster, pots, pans, utensils, etc.)
  • Staff is knowledgeable and can answer questions
  • Staff will clean kitchen space or change gloves if asked
  • Food comes out flagged or marked gluten-free

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Other


Other Characteristics
  • Good for takeout
Updated 5 months ago read full review

This establishment is NOT a dedicated gluten-free facility and may not be safe for those with celiac disease. Please contact the establishment directly to inquire about safety precautions.

Gluten Free Features

  • Beer
  • Bread/Buns
  • Dedicated Fryer
  • Gluten Free Menu
  • Lobster Rolls
  • Pasta
  • Soup

Categories

  • Delivery
  • Kid Friendly
  • Online Ordering
  • Restaurant
  • Seafood
  • Takeout

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Celiac

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Lots of gluten free options and the include what they can modify to GF. The can do GF fried seafood. Good size portions and prices very fair. I had no issue with baked. I had baked haddock. It was delicious and I will be back.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 5 months ago read full review

Celiac

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We were told everything was fine as long as we didn't order anything fried and then order came with potato chips that had been in the fryer. The order was to go, so the entire thing was cross-contaminated.

Updated 6 months ago read full review

Celiac

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Great GF options on the menu, but I was exposed for a second time after giving it another chance, avoiding fried food on the second trip. I also discovered that their “GF fryer” shares an oil filtration system with a non-GF fryer, so it is NOT safe for Celiac sufferers. I have no faith in this restaurant.

Celiac friendly?

No

Updated 10 months ago read full review

Celiac

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Nothing about this food was great. Its overpriced, busy, expensive, had to wait 50 minutes for a table. The outdoor patio is adorable with the fire camp tables.

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Celiac

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Delicious. My daughter with celiac was thrilled with her food and didn't get sick. Everything was delicious.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Celiac

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Awesome place to eat. The staff is knowledgeable about celiac and there were more options than expected. I’d only wish they had a GF dessert option.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Celiac

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Great food. Many options to choose from. Lobster roll was beyond delicious. Only docked a star because there were no dessert options and the waiter wasn't knowledgable, but the kitchen was.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Celiac

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Good food, GF menu. Server had limited knowledge, but manager and chef figured things out.

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Awesome, and clear menu. SO many more options than I ever expected. Loved it!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Lots of options available and marked on the regular menu. After I ordered, a couple sat beside us and both of them ordered everything GF. Funny. And fried foods included!!!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Celiac Friendly. Waitress VERY familiar with GF and extremely helpful. Many options to from. Definitely worth it. (Only gave 4 stars because a couple items was 2x the cost just to add a little bit of seafood to dish ~ i.e. lobster in the lobster bisque. It was $6 for a cup. To add lobster it was $12 for the same size cup)

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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The waitress did not know what contained gluten or not, but after checking with the chef, she mentioned the lobster rolls were not safe for celiac. So I had a market salad with lobster.

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Not celiac

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Gluten free lobster rolls! Gluten free fried calamari! TONS of options, and all tasted fantastic!

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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The food and the service was great. Our waitress was very knowledgeable and informative. There is the possibility of cross contamination in the fryers so be careful when ordering. The fryer is separate but the oil is filtered with all the other oils. I have celiac and did not get sick.

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Went in today and were told they have a dedicated fryer, ordered GF chicken fingers, came out and we asked again to insure they were GF, they took them away, brought a second order, came back again and took it away stating still not the GF one’s. O for 2 on the same order and my wife has celiac’s. Chances are we will be in the hospital today! Stay away!!

Celiac friendly?

No

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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Food was great, server was knowledgeable about GF, but... they use their dedicated GF fryer for glutened items when it is busy. The server told me that it is not usually a dedicated GF fryer during the summer months at all.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Fantastic food, prompt service and great relaxing atmosphere!

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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we were slightly skeptical with some of the other reviews, but it was amazing! we shared a cup of lobster bisque so thick we weren't sure HOW it was gluten free, and a plate of fried seafood and fries. I was super nervous but 24 hours later, we still feel fine! My husband would have known immediately and still feels great. We'll definitely be going back!

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Ate here last summer after reading it was good for celiacs. However my 10 yr old celiac daughter was sick afterwards. Thought we'd give it s other chance this year but this time it was me who didn't handle it well. Loved the place before we were diagnosed with celiac. Not so much now.

Celiac friendly?

No

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Have eaten here before nice gluten free menu. Wondering out loud why the can't have gluten free pancakes it would be a nice touch.

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Three of us eat GF. We all had the lobster roll. In addition there was 1 order of GF French Onion Soup and 1 of the Camp Potatoes. All were delicious and no one got sick. Would go back there any time I am in the area.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Celiac

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The food was amazing, best gluten free breakfast I have ever had!

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Went for the fired combo platter. Dedicated fryer. Staff was very knowledgable. The GF fried food was the best ever. I will be back.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 4 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Couldn't believe how good the gf fried haddock sandwich was!!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 5 years ago read full review

Celiac

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This place was my idea of gluten free heaven. I had the lobster bisque and a fried haddock sandwich. They have great gf options, they are super knowledgeable and the food was delicious. I will definitely go back!

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Celiac

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We ate here in the Winter and had no problems but today was a different story. My 9 year old son who has Celiac got very sick after eating the "gf" pasta.

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Celiac

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The food here is pretty basic, but anyone with gluten issues knows how hard it is to find safe fried food. Getting to eat fried haddock was SUCH a thrill - and it was exceptionally good. High quality, fresh fish.

One quibble for celiacs - they don't seem to do much in the kitchen to differentiate GF dishes (eg secial plates, flags, stickers). I actually intend to inquire about it. I double checked with the server when the food came out and had no problems, but I think there is potential there for mix-ups. Just something to keep in mind, but I would absolutely go back again!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 5 years ago read full review

Celiac

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I had the fresh hommade gluten free pasta with marinara sauce and veggies; it was absolutely fantastic. The staff even made me aware before I was seated that my order would take extra time because the kitchen prepared the gf pasta in separate pots and had to boil fresh water to ensure no cross contamination. I will revisit for sure.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 6 years ago read full review

Celiac

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We have been there 3 times and all three times were great

Updated 6 years ago read full review

Celiac

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We were there on a late summer weekday. The place was not packed, but it still took an hour to get our food after we ordered. The server knew a bit but could not answer specific questions. The celiacs in the family stayed away from the fried food options since the fryer isn't guaranteed. This limited the selection. Hamburger on a bun was good, baked halibut also.

Celiac friendly?

No

Updated 6 years ago read full review

Not celiac

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Per my 8 year old GF daughter: The. food is great and I like it so much and the restaurant is kids friendly.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 6 years ago read full review

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The menu is amazing, they offer so many choices for gluten free almost everything on the menu is able to be modified to be gluten free. I ordered chicken strips with fries which was all perfect and didn't make me sick, but what took the 5th star from this restaurant was that they served my GF meal with non GF sauces on the plate. I was taken back by this. But overall it was a great restaurant

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 6 years ago read full review

Celiac

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I was a little wary of eating here after reading these reviews and those on Trip Advisor but we decided to give it a shot. It was a busy July day but I quizzed the hostesses on the gluten free food. They had all the right answers so we took a table upstairs. Our waitress was wonderful. My celiac 12 year old and I had the gf chicken tenders and French fries. They have a dedicated fryer! They were both delicious. My husband had the steamers and lobster dinner. He enjoyed them both. We would definitely eat here again!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 6 years ago read full review

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Didn't care for the food or service.

Updated 6 years ago read full review

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The best GF clam chowder, hands down. Good lobster rolls. I'm sensitive and I've never been sick here.

Updated 7 years ago read full review

Celiac

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I got a GF burger, fries and a GF beer. Taste was great !

Unfortunately, 2 hours later, I felt really bad.

My stomach was aching and I threw up my whole meal.

I did not sleep at all since I was feeling nauseated.

I may have been contaminated by gluten but I doubt it because those are not my usual symptoms when I eat gluten by accident. So I suspect food poisonning.

I wrote them an email about what happened and they told me they look their process and food and could not find why I was sick.

I asked them to refund me and they did.

For that, I will give them another try.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 7 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Separate gluten free menu and very knowledgeable staff. During tourist season there is not a designated gf fryer so no fried seafood, chips or French fries for us. But the lobster roll on a gf bun was delicious. The bun was great! Gf clam chowder also wonderful. Highly recommend this place if you are passing through Freeport as we were!!!

Updated 7 years ago read full review

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The gluten-free chicken strips were delicious, as was the salad. Great service & attention to allergy.

Updated 8 years ago read full review

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While there is a gluten free menu and a dedicated deep frier, the manager stated that he does not recommend people with Celiac disease eat anything from it. Apparently, it is right next to the regular friers and gluten batter can drop in.

Updated 8 years ago read full review

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