Restaurants

Top Choice Latin American in Bar Harbor

Havana

First things first: order a rockin' Cuba libre or mojito. Once that's done, you can take your time with the menu and the epic global wine list. Havana puts a Latin spin on dishes that highlight local produce, and th…
Top Choice Ice Cream in Bar Harbor

Mount Desert Island Ice Cream

A cult hit for innovative flavors like stout beer with fudge, chocolate with wasabi, and blueberry-basil sorbet, this ice-cream counter is a post-dinner must. The small, original outlet is at 7 Firefly Lane, by the …
French in Bar Harbor

Mache Bistro

A strong contender for Bar Harbor's best midrange restaurant, Mache serves contemporary, French-inflected fare in a stylishly renovated cottage. The changing menu highlights the local riches – think sustainably harv…
American in Bar Harbor

Side Street Cafe

At this happenin' bar and eatery, pub grub comes with the occasional twist – think build-your-own burger or loads of mac 'n' cheese fillings. Plenty of creative sandwiches, too, like pulled pork with barbecue sauce …
American in Bar Harbor

Cafe This Way

In a sprawling white cottage, this quirky eatery is the place for breakfast, with plump Maine blueberry pancakes, organic oatmeal, and eggs Benedict with smoked salmon. It also serves eclectic, sophisticated dinners…
Breakfast in Bar Harbor

Jeannie's Great Maine Breakfast

Looking to warm up after watching the sunrise from Mt Cadillac? Here's your spot. Jeannie's serves hearty breakfasts of eggs, pancakes and omelets to early risers. The Great Maine Breakfast has heft: three eggs any …
American in Bar Harbor

Galyn's

One of the better restaurants on the harbor end of downtown, Galyn's does tasty upscale comfort food, like baked Brie, pan-seared duck breast, lobster linguine and chocolate mousse. It can swing from simple, like a …
Breakfast in Bar Harbor

2 Cats

It's the most important meal of the day, so 2 Cats channels all its attention to breakfast. On weekends, crowds line up for banana pecan pancakes, smoked-trout omelets, tofu scrambles and homemade muffins at this su…
Pizza in Bar Harbor

Rosalie's Pizza

Dinner at Rosalie's is a tradition among Bar Harbor's summer families. The two-story pizza joint, decked out in retro Americana (jukebox, neon, B&W Rat Pack photos), is a favorite for calzones, hot Italian subs …
Health Food in Bar Harbor

Thrive

If all that fried seafood/craft beer/blueberry pie has you craving something healthy, raw and delicious, head here. Order a killer juice or smoothie or a breakfast bowl of granola or quinoa, or magic up your own nut…