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Lompoc Cafe

36 Rodick St., Bar Harbor, ME 04609
+1 207-288-9392
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Ranked #72 of 119 Restaurants in Bar Harbor
Price range: $11 - $25
Hours:
Mon - Thu 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Vegetarian, Contemporary, Bar
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: From Boston's Hidden Restaurants:"The Lompoc Cafe is one of my top ten favorite restaurants in all of New England. Everything about the place makes me happy, from the mellow vibe to the eclectic music to the outdoor dining and bocce court to the friendly staff and to the organic, locally grown products used." If you're looking for something a little bit different in Bar Harbor, please come and join us.

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English first
Tolland, Connecticut, United States
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43 reviews 43 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

We have eaten here several times, and really like the vegetarian options. They are very creative, different and tasty. They have a good choice of local beers. We ate early which was lucky, as the place filled up pretty quickly, and it was a little noisy when it was full. The service was great, no complaints. We did not experience... More

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Kintbury, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

Decor a bit spartan, but had some good local beers. Some seating outside, which would be pleasant in the daytime.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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110 reviews 110 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

My brother and I came here with one of his friends and I was amazed by how much I loved the food. We got mussels, fried pickles, Brussels Sprouts, and then for a main dish we got steak and scallops. I (NEVER) order steak when I'm out, but my brother insisted, and it was delicious. My brothers scallops were excellent... More

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Glen Allen, Virginia
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161 reviews 161 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This cafe was so noisy we could not carry on a conversation. Not only were the patrons all noisy but the loudest music possible was blasting forth. We waited 15 minutes to order food, another 25 minutes for two soups and a salad to appear and then did not have time to enjoy it because we were rushing to catch... More

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Montclair, New Jersey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

After 4 days of lobster rolls and steamed lobster, we decided to try something different for dinner. Lompoc was a great place to go. As it was buggy out we opted to eat inside by the bar. The entrees can be pricey so my family of 3 made do sharing clam chowder (stocked with clams), lobster cake app with spicy... More

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New York City, New York
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49 reviews 49 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Stumbled upon this place on our first night in Bar Harbor looking for a casual dinner. Very excited to find this inventive menu in the midst of a street of very conventional choices - Pub/Mexican/Pizza/Chinese/etc. We loved the Indian-style lobster cakes, pizza, chilled cucumber mint soup, and falafel burger. Laid back atmosphere, inside or outside seating, a number of families... More

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New York
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68 reviews 68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Lompoc was recommended to us by a local and we're still scratching our heads on this trying to figure out what the appeal could possibly be. Perhaps there are some dishes they do well, but nothing we ordered was very good. We started out with the cheese fritters and beet carpaccio. Fritters were flavorless and the beets tasted like they... More

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usa
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63 reviews 63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This place is highly overpriced for average food. The restaurant is dingy and there were flies who had come for dinner apparently. Some kale curry with rice and lobster cakes( which was 90% potatoes and 10% lobster) cost us 50$ !! I guess people come here for the drinks and not the food.

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Washington, DC
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55 reviews 55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This is a local restaurant with a "beer garden" with a bocce court. Next to public parking lot but shielded from it by a line of trees. Burger, lobster rolls, pizza and more. As night came on the garden was lit with lanterns. Nice casual eatery that doesn't think too much of itself!

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We went here after our first option was fully booked. We ordered, and asked (a few times) that whatever is ready - to send it out since the little kids were hungry. Waited about 30 min and nothing. Asked what is happening and they said they have a small kitchen (!!!) and it will be right out. We reminded them... More

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