Where to Eat
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Days and hours of opening may change. Check before dining! Sample menus are in the lobby for your perusal.
Surfside: Basic breakfast with a view of the harbor and daily specials, located in Harbor Wharf, open 7 days a week 863-2767
Sea’s Bakery: Coffee and homemade pastries – don’t miss the doughnuts! Also in Harbor Wharf, open T-F 863-2517
Salty Dogs Cafe: Boosted teas, outrageous customizable breakfast sandwiches, and baked goods just across the street, open Su-W 6-10
Sand Bar: The local pub featuring daily specials, Friday night trivia and Wednesday night Bar Bingo, at the end of Main Street, closed M 863-4500
Homeport: A family friendly restaurant on Main Street in the same building as The Candy Co. 863-2318 F-T
Greet’s Eats: Vinalhaven’s first food truck – watch the fishermen come in to sell their catch while you enjoy the lobster roll voted best in New England (by Downeast Magazine readers)
Asian Persuasion: Take out Asian cuisine from a food truck on the Sand’s Road including spring rolls, pupu platters, and fried rice and noodle dishes. 863-5085
Midnight Kitchen: A food truck behind New Era Gallery specializing in over the top burgers, nachos, BBQ, and fish tacos
Sand Bar: (see Lunch)
Pizza Pitt: Our local pizza joint with a killer view, in Harbor Wharf 863-4311
Dot & Millie’s: Varied menu and substantial bar, lobster dinners family style on Sundays in the “back room” overlooking the harbor. Reservations recommended 863-2300
Skål: A speakeasy located behind Main St offering drinks, nibbles, music, and fun. 863-4882
Asian Persuasion: (see Lunch)
Homeport: (see Lunch)
Skål: (see Dinner)
Dot & Millie’s: (see Dinner)
The Sand Bar: (see Lunch)
Other Vinalhaven Options
Vinalhaven Flea & Farmer’s Market: Saturday mornings at the field by the Union Church. Weekly offerings include baked goods, freshly made chowders, pies, and more.
Island Spirits: Perfect place to pack a picnic, including selections of wine, beer, cheese, crackers, smoked seafood, and other nibbles 863-2192
Carver’s Harbor Market: Our local grocery store with a full complement of grocery items, baked goods, prepared meals, and sandwiches prepared at the deli counter. Grocery delivery available 863-4319
Top Secret Tidewater Stash: We know the restaurant selection on the island is a bit sparse this year so we have put together a secret stash of dishes made by island chefs in individual portions, including chowder, shepherd's pie, lasagna, empanadas, and more. See a staff member for more details.
A water taxi makes runs across the Thoroughfare to North Haven. Both restaurants are worth a visit, and the whole experience is a little adventure. One way or another, we can get you up to the thoroughfare so you can access the water taxi.
The Landing: A fast-ish food restaurant with a plethora of satisfying sandwiches and ice cream. Offering lunch most days as well as Sunday suppers. Call 207-863-5186 for more information.
Calderwood Hall: Pizza restaurant and bar open for dinner. Days and hours vary throughout the season. Visit calderwoodhall.com for more information.
Nebo Lodge: Dinner only, reservations recommended. Days and hours vary throughout the season. Visit nebolodge.com for more information.
North Haven Brewing: Located just downstairs from Calderwood Hall, this brewery offers refillable growlers and flights of their local beers.
Turner Farm Barn Suppers: Eat a family style five course menu set on one of the most picturesque working farms of all time. Thursdays and Fridays June-September. Reservations HIGHLY recommended.