Dining at Higgins Beach

Casual Atmosphere, Fresh Food & Drink on Higgins Beach. Open to the public!

Shade: The Eatery at Higgins Beach Inn, is our re-envisioned on-site restaurant serving as your local watering hole, specializing in fresh beach-fare. You'll love our seasonally fresh cuisine featuring oysters on the half-shell and other locally sourced seafood, refreshing cocktails, craft brews, draft wines, and our covered three-season porch. If you're looking for a place to dine while staying at the Inn or just enjoying a beach day at Higgins Beach, step into the Shade!

See Shade's dinner menu and breakfast menu


Open for dinner Thursday - Sunday from 5 - 8 PM

Happy Hour is on Saturday from 4 - 5 PM

Breakfast is served to the public on Saturday (8 - 10 AM) and Sunday (8 - 11 AM), and to our in-house guests 7 days a week from 8 - 10 AM.


Reservations are not required, but can be made by calling us at (207) 883-6684 or via OpenTable.

Now taking reservations...

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