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Mainely Meat Barbeque

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15 Knox Road, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-9200
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Lunch
Dinner
Late Night

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  • 20
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  • 11
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great pulled pork

Enough food in the sampler for two - the pulled pork is my favorite, but all the food is very good. Eat in or take out.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Karen H
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Trenton, Maine, United States
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  • Families with children
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
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281 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Trenton, Maine, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Enough food in the sampler for two - the pulled pork is my favorite, but all the food is very good. Eat in or take out.

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Trenton, Maine
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a great stop especially after season for good BBQ and live music - very fun atmosphere with really great staff!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We stopped in here as part of several days in Bar Harbor, wanting to visit a place that was a bit more low-key. Arriving in the last big shift before closing (8:15 vs. 9 o'clock close), our service was reasonable, but not great. Ms. Cuddles had the pulled pork, while Mr. Cuddles had the sampler platter. The pulled pork was... More 

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Rockville, MD
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74 reviews 74 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

This is one of our favorite stops on Mount Desert Island. Co-located with Atlantic brewing, Mainely Meat guarantees to please. But please, be very hungry when you go. On our last visit, my husband and I each got the sampler platter. This is a lot of food, but there's a method to our madness. The sampler platter comes with ribs... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We arrived here with all the locals this location was right at the brewery. We sat on picinic tables and it was great getting to know some of the locals for sure. We ordered the Max Plate and it was some of the best Chicken and Sauasages that we have had smoked. We also had ribs and pulled pork it... More 

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Colorado
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We visited on our last dinner in Bar Harbor. I expected a BBQ only place, but the lobsters were as good or better than anywhere we ate. I had a 1.5 lb lobster and 2 sides for $16.20. Delicious. That was followed by one half of a pulled pork BBQ sandwich, also very good. Worth noting is that there were... More 

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Plainfield, New Jersey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Excellent bbq sauce, bbq sampler is amazing, terrific brewed beer and root beer/blueberry sodas. Service was quick & very friendly. An authentic Maine dining experience and would never miss out on going again the next time we visit.

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Roanoke, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This would not seem to jump out as a place to eat in Bar Harbor, ;but it offers wonderful food and laid back ambience. We stayed on Route 3 near the Acadia Park entrance, so it was particularly convenient.

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Hartford, Connecticut, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The service was great, all the waitresses were really friendly and attentive. I got the pulled pork meal. It was really delicious, especially with the BBQ sauce! My husband got the sampler dinner and raved about everything. We had a great time and will definitely be back.

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Indiana, USA
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73 reviews 73 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We tried this restaurant based on TA reviews and location, as the cabin we stayed in wasn't in Bar Harbor and we didn't want to have to drive back "into town." Very easy to find, and easy to get to if you are coming or leaving MDI. Pulled pork and BBQ sauce (you put your own on) was very good.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 15 Knox Road, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: (207) 288-9200

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue, Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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