Sea Dog Brewing Company

Brewery, Bar, Eatery, Beer-to-go

26 Front St
Bangor, Maine, 04401-6418
United States

(207) 947-8004 | map
seadogbrewing.com

Notes: Beers are brewed at / by another brewery. 
BEER STATS
Average:
3.35
Beers:
28
Reviews:
1,171
Ratings:
2,819
PLACE STATS
Average:
3.68
Reviews:
20
Ratings:
44
pDev:
12.5%
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Reviews by GarthDanielson:
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GarthDanielson from Virginia

3.8/5  rDev +3.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3 | selection: 4 | food: 4

I went to college in Bangor, and this was a frequent stop for most of those years. We recently stopped in while visiting friends and family. The place hasn't changed a bit. It's a very well lit building, with a lot of open space that gets jam-packed come weekend time. The bar is a horseshoe, and it usually packs in tightly there on weekends, also. A couple of pool tables and arcade games, with a plethora of flat-screens for all the Boston sports games. Also, when the weather permits, there is a good-sized deck overlooking the river, which can be absolutley amazing in the middle of fall. The service is hit-or-miss...sometimes the staff is great, prompt, and friendly, and other times it seems like a group of first-day trainees that hate life. The bar is usually the safest bet in terms of service. The food is decent, and there is a fairly wide selection to choose from. I recommend the clam chowder...my personal favorite. Also, fried pickles (not on the menu) which are damn tasty. The beers aren't bad, but at the same time are nothing to rave about. The Blue Paw tends to be the crowd favorite. Not terribly expensive, you can usually eat and have a few brews without killing your bank account.

Sep 02, 2011
More User Reviews:
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brewnme from Maine

4.26/5  rDev +15.8%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Sat on the outer deck overlooking the Penobscot River. The service staff was right there when needed and able to answer questions pertaining to the brewery. Food was made to order but also very prompt to the table. My wife had sea food which is easy to screw up but her's was done to perfection. I had the Pub Burger which was definitely not from pre-prepared patties. It was cooked as ordered and when they say a slab of bacon on it they aren't kidding. Although they were crowded due to an event in the area we were not rushed at all. Can't wait to get back and sample more of their fine fare and brews. For those interested and not beer fans (leaves more for me) they have a full service bar and wine list.

Aug 04, 2018
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neliam24 from New York

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Jul 28, 2018
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Lucnifter from California

3.74/5  rDev +1.6%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Dec 09, 2017
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Jliscin from Connecticut

3.69/5  rDev +0.3%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3

Jan 28, 2017
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Newbeergeek1 from Maine

4.06/5  rDev +10.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Funny, for me at least, that I go more for the food and the view than I do the beers. Although they have good beers, as a craft beer enthusiast, I like them just OK. The restaurant/brewery and location are fine and I always enjoy myself there with friends and food and some brews.

Jan 24, 2017
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ScaryEd from New Hampshire

3.41/5  rDev -7.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 2.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Jun 06, 2016
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chicagoish from Pennsylvania

4.68/5  rDev +27.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Super nice personal service. Bob gave us a personal tour of the brewery and explained thoroughly theprocess

Sep 11, 2015
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xtonytx from Connecticut

3.2/5  rDev -13%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Jul 06, 2015
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LXIXME from New Mexico

3.55/5  rDev -3.5%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.5

Jun 10, 2015
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decaff from New York

3.95/5  rDev +7.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 5

Apr 05, 2015
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OJT1993 from Maine

4.05/5  rDev +10.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Feb 03, 2015
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Reds76 from Maine

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

Nov 22, 2014
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illpass78 from Maine

4/5  rDev +8.7%

Nov 19, 2014
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Candledswans

4.36/5  rDev +18.5%

Oct 10, 2014
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StrayteEDGE from Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

Sep 05, 2014
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BigRizz62 from Maryland

3.4/5  rDev -7.6%

Aug 19, 2014
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Cloaked_Phantom from Washington

4/5  rDev +8.7%

Jul 30, 2014
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mendvicdog from Maryland

3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

Jul 10, 2014
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Snap43nib from Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

Jun 25, 2014
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Crumpetsnbeer from Maine

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

May 28, 2014
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Marshall_ofmcap from Colorado

4.5/5  rDev +22.3%

Jan 17, 2014
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Morakaton from Michigan

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

Jan 17, 2014
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Amgarnier from Maine

3/5  rDev -18.5%

Dec 28, 2013
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jw1978 from Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

Dec 15, 2013
Sea Dog Brewing Company in Bangor, ME
Brewery rating: 3.35 out of 5 with 2819 ratings