We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Colonel's Restaurant and Bakery

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
143 Main St., Northeast Harbor, ME 04662
207-276-5147
Website
Add hours for Colonel's Restaurant and Bakery and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 159 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 65
    Excellent
  • 57
    Very good
  • 25
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delicious crab melts, when they have it!

I always try and order the crab melt or "crab trap" which comes with fish chowder. Always delicious but it all depends on if they have fresh Maine crab. Pizza is good too and the bakery items!

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 13, 2015
HWheat724
,
Northeast Harbor, Maine
via mobile
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Dessert
Add Photo Write a Review

159 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Northeast Harbor, Maine
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

I always try and order the crab melt or "crab trap" which comes with fish chowder. Always delicious but it all depends on if they have fresh Maine crab. Pizza is good too and the bakery items!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Holly Springs, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Actually visited in August 2011--but we weren't on Trip Advisor. I'm writing this review because we are planning to return to Maine this summer and I wanted a record so we can visit again. This is the must place to go for the best blueberry pie! Last time we were in Maine, we had this pie after dinner. The next... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Scranton, Pennsylvania
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I haven't been able to get their blueberry donut out of my mind since I had one. Plus the town is so much nicer than Bar Harbor. Well worth a visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Binghamton, New York
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We visited Colonel's in September, had no prior knowledge of it but just dashed in to get out of the rain. I am so glad we did. It looks small from the outside but it is not, the restaurant is in the back. Friendly server, lovely wooden booths, and very clean. I had a great grilled chicken sandwich with a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Enfield, Connecticut
Top Contributor
135 reviews 135 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 via mobile

Northeast Harbor is such a special place, and this restaurant is also! My wife and I just stopped in for a quick bite for lunch, and we're thrilled we did. The food was excellent, even though we hit it just a couple of days before they closed and they were out of many menu items, what they had was delicious.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Marblehead, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
178 reviews 178 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Colonel's has very good food and yummy pastries and coffee. A nice place to take a break in Northeast Harbor.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dade City, Florida
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

What a fresh, straightforward restaurant serving wonderfully tasty food! I enjoyed a leaf peeper ale that was light and clean tasting. I savored the absolutely divine apple and acorn squash soup. And then the rows and rows of doughnuts on the way out...had to try a blueberry one. It was wonderful. I also bought a loaf of oatmeal bread to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ormskirk, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
417 reviews 417 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had mid morning coffee and wonderful cakes that were made on site. Good seating and lovely decor.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We had a great traditional American breakfast here one morning and an excellent dinner one evening. North East Harbour is a very small harbour town so the choice is limited but you could easily just eat in this establishment for the week. Portions good, food fresh and tasty, staff efficient and friendly, and prices fair so try it, but go... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wareham, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

It looked like a small bakery but there was a restaurant in the back. Wooden booths, very clean restaurant. We were there for breakfast. The pancakes and service we good. We would definitely go back there

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Colonel's Restaurant and Bakery also viewed

Northeast Harbor, DownEast and Acadia Maine
Northeast Harbor, DownEast and Acadia Maine
 
Northeast Harbor, DownEast and Acadia Maine
Northeast Harbor, DownEast and Acadia Maine
 

Been to Colonel's Restaurant and Bakery? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 143 Main St., Northeast Harbor, ME 04662
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Northeast Harbor
  • Phone Number: 207-276-5147

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Colonel's Restaurant and Bakery and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Brunswick
9 days ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Colonel's Restaurant and Bakery staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?