Imagine looking out across the water as you take a refreshing sip of your favorite cocktail. That feeling of awe and inspiration is exactly what you will get at any of Boothbay Harbor’s spectacular bars with a water view. We even dare to say that these are the best waterfront bars in Maine! Of course, these waterfront spots are only a small part of Boothbay’s wonder. Before you plan your getaway, take some time to browse through our free Vacation Guide to discover all the great activities and attractions that the area has to offer.
Top 3 Reasons to Visit Bars With a Water View
Thirst-quenching Beverages and Al Fresco Dining
Often the secret to a refreshing drink is the perfect outdoor setting. Lucky for you, Boathouse Bistro Tapas Bar and Restaurant features a lively outdoor bar area. The rooftop deck is ideal for relaxing and enjoying your favorite drink while taking in the astounding beauty of Boothbay. This casual waterfront spot pairs calm outdoor dining with tasty, locally sourced dishes and tapas. So, no matter what you order, you’ll be delighted by the incredible staff, spectacular selections, and fantastic landscape.
Live Music and Handcrafted Cocktails
You’ll find the perfect blend of live entertainment, drinks, food, and of course, harbor views at Mine Oyster. This raw bar is one of Boothbay’s greatest treasures! In the evenings, you can sway to the tunes of local jazz bands and rock groups while sipping on your favorite handcrafted drink. If you’re hungry, check out the menu where you’ll find everything from fish tacos and crab cakes to lobster rolls and clam chowder. Oh, and did we mention the excellent oyster bar? Whatever cravings you may have Mine Oyster’s varied selection will delight your taste buds.
Prime Water Views All Summer Long
For a picturesque place to watch the sunset over the harbor, head to Coastal Prime. This waterfront restaurant features a gorgeous bar with a water view that is perfect for watching the leisure movement of boats while you enjoy a refreshing cocktail or two. The seaside deck is a great spot to sit back and relax no matter the season. On warm summer days, take a seat under a large canvas umbrella, and on cool summer evenings, gather around a fire pit to take in the harbor’s evening beauty.
Keep Enjoying the Waterfront Views at Topside Inn
When you stay at Topside Inn, you’ll never have to say goodbye to the spectacular views of Boothbay Harbor. Our waterfront inn overlooks the harbor and offers a unique vantage point from sunrise to sunset. At Topside Inn, you can start your mornings with our delicious homemade breakfast or with a relaxing stroll through our beautiful gardens. With this quiet property and spacious accommodations, you’ll remain in a peaceful state of mind throughout your stay.
Check our availability and make your reservations today. The harbor can’t wait to show you all its beauty!