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Peabodys at The Asticou

15 Peabody Drive, Northeast Harbor, ME 04662
207 276-3344
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Price range: $20 - $35
Description: The newly launched Peabody's at The Asticou for 2011.With glorious water views and a new and exciting menu featuring upscale New England cuisine, that is beautifully presented, and professionally served, Peabody's is the perfect place for breakfast, lunch and dinner.Diners will enjoy a superb and imaginative dining experience of the highest standard. Meals can be enjoyed inside our historic dining room overlooking the Great Harbor, or outside on the deck with spectacular unobstructed views.
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Description: The newly launched Peabody's at The Asticou for 2011.With glorious water views and a new and exciting menu featuring upscale New England cuisine, that is beautifully presented, and professionally served, Peabody's is the perfect place for breakfast, lunch and dinner.Diners will enjoy a superb and imaginative dining experience of the highest standard. Meals can be enjoyed inside our historic dining room overlooking the Great Harbor, or outside on the deck with spectacular unobstructed views.
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English first
Halifax, Canada
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109 reviews 109 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013 via mobile

This was an excellent addition to our stay. The food was well prepared, fresh, tasty and served with style. I had the citrus salmon which was so good I had it the next night too. My husband had duck and thoroughly enjoyed it too. Desserts were perfect too. They can even make a cup of strong hot tea...... A very... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

This restaurant was prominent for years, then fell in quality, and it is back. Ate there last night fo the first time in years, and it was fabulous-food, service, view, everything.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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76 reviews 76 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This is the first review I've written in recent memory. My wife and I had been to the Asticou about 10 years ago, and remembered it at that time for the view from the deck, but not especially for the food. Recently, the restaurant has been taken over by a Boston chef who previously ran a very successful catering company... More

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Concord, Massachusetts
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

See my review of the Asticou Hotel. I wonder how such a marvelous restaurant can continue to survive with so few guests and such superior food and service. Please let the people in Bar Harbor know that they could have an elegant night out in Northeast Harbor.

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New Oxford, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

My husband and I stumbled into Peabodys quite by accident while driving around MDI on a rainy day. It was a step back in time to a grand old hotel. We had lunch in a dining room, complete with white tablecloths, that overlooked the harbor. The atmosphere was wonderful. We found the wait staff to be very attentive. We savored... More

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Titusville
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906 reviews 906 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
586 helpful votes 586 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

We enjoy a glass of wine and lobster roll for lunch at the Asticou in Northeast Harbor from time to time, but the frosting on the cake was the Sunday Brunch. The view from the deck of NE Harbor is stunning on a clear day. It is easy to see why so many brides choose the Asticou for their weddings.The... More

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Bar Harbor, Maine
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

We heard it was under new management and thought we'd give it another try. We were seated on the deck and had a wonderful view of NE Harbor. Prices were high [burger for $15. etc.] and service was at "glacial" speed. It took great effort to get a refill on the ice tea. The burger was luke-warm when served and... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012 via mobile

Excellent restaurant with amazing view. The service is very professional, maybe with a tendency to overdue (relax, we are not running for the title of best restaurant in the world:-). Cuisine is very good we both had the lobster pasta, a delight. This is expensive but quality has a price and this is the best dinner we had in the... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

Great tasting gourmet food. The best restaurant I've eaten at in the area- much better than any of the restaurants I've eaten at in Bar Harbor. It's not cheap, but it's well worth it.

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Water Mill, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

We were a group of 25 people and the restaurant handled our group with great service and food. We also had breakfast two mornings and service was excellent.

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