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14 Clark Point Rd, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679-4410
+1 207-244-0476
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Hours:
Thu - Sat 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Dinner
Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 194
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 25
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great food

My girlfriend and I were there while staying a weekend to hike Acadia. The food was impeccable and the mix drinks were very well made. Don't let any of the prices scare you if you are budget conscious. The food is well worth the price and the portions are just right. If you are in the area, it's a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 22, 2015
matt b
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

My girlfriend and I were there while staying a weekend to hike Acadia. The food was impeccable and the mix drinks were very well made. Don't let any of the prices scare you if you are budget conscious. The food is well worth the price and the portions are just right. If you are in the area, it's a must... More 

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Arundel, Maine
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We've had anniversary dinners here the last three years and other meals during summer visits. Nicely-prepared food, solid waitstaff, good selection of beverages in one of the most scenic sections of Maine. Reservations a must.

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Bar Harbor, Maine
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

So glad we tried this local restaurant (hadn't been there under the present ownership) - what a great experience! Service was excellent and all the menu items we sampled were delicious. For appetizers we had a lamb taco and a salad with smoked duck breast, followed by swordfish with a coriander rub and scallops with a molasses-cumin glaze. Ingredients very... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

The food was wonderful and the atmosphere is romantic. This was a very nice restaurant to cap off a hard day's hiking at Acadia (after you've washed up of course :)

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

There's always a line and you always should book - Red Sky is a great little place - very tasty and fresh food with a good wine list.Sitting at the bar is the more casual way to go (first come, first served) with the whole menu available to you, or sit in the restaurant for a more formal setting. And... More 

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Doylestown
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I'm often skeptical of locally-sourced restaurants as they often fail to deliver on the promise of a distinctively better meal. However, Red Sky proved me wrong and I was more than happy to eat my words. Just be sure to get a reservation as there are a limited number of tables. The attention to detail in both the decor and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The food was amazing. From the outside it doesn't look too exciting but inside it's beautiful with great art on the walls, a log fire and the best food I've tasted in ages. I'd always return to Red Sky

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Oregon
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The drinks, Heirloom capreese, lobster cocktail, fried quail, and gingerbread were all fantastic. The duck breast was ok. Service was super - a well organized group effort. Reservations seemed to be a must.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Went here twice for dinner while in the area. Very warm and cozy place to eat. My husband had the scallops both times. I'm not a big fan of scallops but these were delicious, and I would order them. Not a big menu, but do have a variety and portions were good. Do call for a reservation and they do... More 

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North Scituate
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

A lovely restaurant. The atmosphere, decor, service, and most of all the food was wonderful! We went to celebrate both of our birthdays, and will go back again next year!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14 Clark Point Rd, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679-4410
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Southwest Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-244-0476

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 33

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?