With sweeping panoramic views of Camden Harbor, the mountains, and Penobscot Bay, Natalie’s at the Camden Harbour is an experience not to be missed. As an AAA Four Diamond restaurant, Natalie’s, one of the best restaurants in Camden, Maine, combines impeccable European style with the welcoming spirit of New England for an ambiance that offers a modern take on New England cuisine. Awarded best overall restaurant in New England, Natalie’s uniquely blends a current sense of place and time with modern techniques and the bounty of Maine.
An Intriguing Culinary Paradox: Modern New England Cuisine
With the leadership of Executive Chef Chris Long and Executive Sous Chef Ulfet Ralph, Natalie’s has become one of the most awarded and exclusive culinary destinations in New England. Chef Long and Chef Stevens create modern dishes with subtle and unexpected flavor combinations. With an unwavering commitment to quality and authenticity, Long and Stevens source their ingredients from local Maine fishermen, farmers and our Camden Harbour Inn vegetable and flower gardens. This commitment to quality paired with the inspired culinary creativity of the chefs creates a refined dining experience featuring Modern New England cuisine, influenced by international cuisines and inspired by the seasons. The result is classic regional dishes reinterpreted and locally sourced ingredients prepared with a worldly sophistication.
Wine & Spirits
Natalie’s cocktails are as highly-renowned as the food, and the wine list features over two hundred handpicked bottles representing some of the world’s best vineyards. Natalie’s offers a 3-course Prix Fixe as well as seasonal prix fixe tasting menus and, when in season, the Homard Grand Cru (Grand Lobster Menu).
What Time Does the Dining Room Open?
Dinner is served every evening from 5:30 until 9:00 p.m. (last reservation). The bar opens for cocktails at 5:00 pm and closes at midnight. During the winter, Natalie’s is closed on Wednesday. Dining is offered seasonally on our heated, covered wrap-around porch with breathtaking views of the harbor and mountains.
Find Your Spot: At the Table, the Bar, or the Lounge
Reservations at Natalie’s are strongly encouraged, especially during the summer season, even for guests of the Inn. Guests are welcome to reserve their table with the maitre d’hotel or the front desk. Jackets are not required but many restaurant patrons do choose to dress up. More casual meals may be enjoyed at the bar or in the Lounge, where we offer a special Bar Menu, inspired by our a la carte menu and seasonal specials.
Perks for the Inn’s Guests
For Inn guests, complimentary coffee, tea, and snacks are provided all day. In the morning, guests may enjoy a complimentary gourmet A La Carte Champagne breakfast featuring freshly baked treats prepared by our pastry chef Jason Sturdivant and extensive a la carte offerings. Room service is available.