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Side Street Cafe

49 Rodick Street, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 801-2591
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Ranked #12 of 120 Restaurants in Bar Harbor
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $25
Cuisines: Pub
Good for: Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert

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Lake Mary, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Lots of variety in Gluten-free except desserts, which they are supposed to be working on. Everyone in our party liked their food.

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Arizona
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159 reviews 159 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Step away from the crowded main street and enjoy a great meal with friendly staff and great food. Had a lunch and dinner here and wish we had more time to return for more.

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bangor maine
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I really enjoyed my black bean burger eventhough it did not hold together very well. My husbands burger, on the other hand was not very well cooked and bland . The fries, that came highly recommended, were soft and it was a very small serving.

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Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We visited Bar Harbor while on a New England cruise. The local guide we hired gave us a list of his favorite places and we tried Side Street Café for lunch. Amazing and RICH mac and cheese for an appetizer. After that we both had sandwiches that were really good. If you are in Bar Harbor you have to try... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

While visiting Bar Harbor, I felt that I wanted to find an establishment that catered more to the locals than the tourist trade. (Yes, I was a tourist.) Came upon this restaurant while wandering around the less traveled main streets of Bar Harbor. Liked the posted menu, so decided to give it a try and was not disappointed. I am... More

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Douglasville, Georgia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Food was absolutely delicious! Lobster stew is good enough to be dessert! Lobster macncheese was wonderful! Featured on Food Network, and did not disappoint. Oh, we did have real dessert-Blueberry pie scrumptious!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Really enjoyed the lobster chowder-lots of lobster- and lobster roll. Nice casual atmosphere with excellent service.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews 40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Nice place off the tourist path. We had some snacks at happy and came back later for dinner. Very good food and helpful staff. Comfortable atmosphere - not fancy. Worth a visit.

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Brisbane, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We went to the Side Street Café on the recommendation from our hotel and it was very good. It was the night of Halloween and the party was in full swing. We were seated promptly and the drinks arrived in good time despite the staff being very busy. The fresh lobsters, the main reason for us going there, were no... More

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West Hempstead, New York
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

What should tell the reader A LOT about this little burger/beer/sandwich shop is that it is one of the few places (or only place?) in town that is open all year round (except for a three week vacation). Of all the places to go out to eat in Bar Harbor, this is where "the townies" go. If you're looking for... More

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Additional Information about Side Street Cafe

Address: 49 Rodick Street, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Phone Number: (207) 801-2591
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Bar Harbor
Average Prices: USD 8 - 25
Cuisine: Pub

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