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Barnacle Billy's

The restaurants have extensive indoor and sundeck seating where guests can enjoy both the beauty of the harbor and the ocean beyond. For over fifty years (year 2019 will be # 58!) Barnacle Billy's (our "original") restaurant has been known for its luxury lobster, steamed clams, large lusty drinks, barbecued chicken, homemade clam chowder, and of course, the lobster roll and homemade lobster stew. Barnacle Billy's, Etc., our full service restaurant expands the menu from Original to also include a variety of fish dishes, fried food, New York strip steak, etc.

Barnacle Billy's Original

Closed Until Friday, April 5, 2019, Winter Well!

Phone: 207-646-5575

  • Opening: Friday, April 5, 2019 at 11:00 AM, Next Season!
  • Closing: October 27, 2019, Ogunquitfest, the Day of the High Heel Race

Barnacle Billy's, Etc

Closed Until Thursday, May 2, 2019 Winter Well!

Phone: 207-646-4711

  • Opening: Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 5:00 PM, Next Season!
  • Closing: November 3, 2019



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