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Holiday Dining 2020 in the Camden-Rockland Region

Posted Wednesday, December 9, 2020


Give yourself a break from the kitchen this holiday season, while supporting our local restaurants and caterers. Whether you’re seeking a romantic dinner with a loved one or looking to feed the whole family, we have you covered this holiday season. The following establishments offer a variety of dine-in and take-out options, with some offering home delivery. In all cases, plan ahead and call ahead to avoid disappointment. Check back frequently for updates.

Please note: This list has been complied by the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce and is limited to our members. It is as up to date as we know, but is always subject to change.


Ada's Kitchen, 449 Main Street, Rockland. 207-593-7735. Check out our holiday menu, featuring pastas, pizzas, and other delectables, plus pizza and pasta kits to make your own! Holiday Hours: Tuesday-Wednesday 4pm-8pm; Thursday New Year’s Eve 2pm-9pm (NYE Dinner & Drink Specials!); Closed Friday New Years Day; Saturday 4-9. Note: Takeout from 4pm (except for 2pm on NYE), Dining In from 5pm.

Cafe Miranda, 15 Oak Street, Rockland. 207-594-2034. We will be open for take-out on New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, with seating outdoors by the wood fires. We also have a pick-up catering menu to feed the whole family (cafemiranda.com/catering) around the holidays. Generally operating Thursday-Monday, 11:30AM-8PM for lunch and dinner with the option to picnic outside by the wood fire. Fridays and Saturdays at 4PM we have a socially distanced bar outside by the fire as well, and Brunch Specials all day (11:30-8) on Saturdays and Sundays. 

Causeway Restaurant at the Craignair Inn, 5 Third Street, Spruce Head. Call for reservations: 207-594-7644. Open all winter for dinner, Thur.-Sun., 5:00 to 8:00 pm; and Sat-Sun brunch, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm. Join us for New Year's Eve Dinner, and New Year's Day Brunch and Dinner. Take-out also available. Details here

Hartstone Inn, 41 Elm Street, Camden. Call 207-236-4259 for reservations or to pre-order curbside. Offering one 5 pm dining room seating on New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, plus all menus are available for take-out/curbside on the day of, between 2 and 5 pm. NEW YEAR’S EVE CURBSIDE MENU Thursday, December 31, 2020 – 5-6 pm $55 Per Person / Pre-order Only Duck & Mushroom Pâté en Croute Creamy Weskeag Oyster Soup – celery micro greens, pumpernickel Beef Tenderloin – Maytag Blue Cheese, Celeriac-Fingerling au Gratin, Truffle Bordelaise White Chocolate Napoleon – raspberries, dark chocolate.

In Good Company, 415 Main Street, Rockland. 207-593-9110.  Leave your meals to In Good Company so you can spend more free time with those you love. Orders for New Year's Eve and New Years Day should be placed by Saturday, December 26 for December 31 pick up. Our New Year's Eve Brunch is available for two, four, or six. Heating instructions will accompany your menu. 

Main Street Markets, 435 Main Street, Rockland. 207-594-8515. Open Mon-Fri, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm; Sat. 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Our holiday menu is available now at https://www.mainstreetmarkets.com/holiday Let us take the work out of the holiday for you! Many holiday menu items are also available daily in our grab and go deli case.

Megunticook Market, 2 Gould Street, Camden. 207-236-3537. Open Mon.-Sat. 7am-7pm; Sunday 8am-6pm. Open Christmas Eve 7am-5pm. Take-out pizza and hot subs, or check out our take-out menu online. Trying to feed a group? Review our catering menu and call ahead to order. Or, stop in to peruse our daily selection of prepared dinners and salads to go, custom cut prime meat, specialty foods, pies and bakery, craft beers, wine and cheese. Gift cards and gift baskets for the holidays. Pick up in-store or curbside. Happy Holidays! 

Natalie’s, 83 Bay View Street, Camden. Call 207-236-7008 for reservations. 6-course New Year's Eve Dinner seatings from 5:30 to 8:15 pm; New Year's Day Brunch seatings from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm and New Year's Day Dinner seatings from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. Also available to go. View our menus online at https://www.nataliesrestaurant.com/menu/

Norumbega, 63 High Street, Camden. 207-236-4646. How about your own private New Year's Eve in a castle? Charcuterie. Dinner. Wine. Bubbles. And more! Stay overnight in the room of your choice on Thursday, December 31 and add our 2020 NYE Package for your own private celebration. All the details can be found here. Limited availability. Call to book today!

Offshore Restaurant, 770 Commercial Street, Rockport, 207-596-6804. Open Christmas Eve, 7:00 am - 3:00 pm. Open for New Year's Eve, 7:00 am to 8:00 pm. Dine-in or take-out.   

Trilly - Fancy Foods Delivered, 207-338-5080. Full catering service with pick-up and delivery service to Camden, Rockport, and Rockland. Trilly is offering a full menu of Hors d'oeuvres, Mains + Sides, Festive Sweets, and Brunch items for your holiday feasting. Let us do the heavy lifting for your holiday!  trilly-maine.com

Vintage Room, 16 Bay View, Camden. 207-706-7990. Our hours this winter are Wednesday through Saturday, 4pm to 9pm. On Friday and Saturday nights, we serve an expanded dinner menu with delicious entrees that can be ordered for dine-in or take-out. New for 2020, enjoy our new “Zero Proof” alcohol free signature cocktail menu. Cheers! These changing menus are highlighted on our website and Facebook page.

updated 12/28/20