Thistle Inn was originally built in 1861 for a prominent sea captain. It is a piece of authentic coastal Maine History. The new ownership is bringing in a team of passionate chefs and waitstaff, with a menu prepared with nature’s freshest ingredients. We tend to offer you a classic coastal cuisine of Boothbay Harbor. We invite you to relax and enjoy your meal.
Our menu has been specially created to reflect the local flavors of coastal cuisine. From the well-known steamed lobster to the savory seared scallops, you have plenty of options to choose from. Opening March 31st – Reserve a table now, and enjoy your meal!
The Thistle is within easy walking distance of the lively town center with its unique shops, art galleries , and harbor activities. The Opera House is just down the street and the highly acclaimed Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay Harbor Country Club, The Boothbay Railway Village, Maine State Aquarium and other area attractions are all close by.