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76 West St, Bar Harbor, ME 04609-1848
+1 207-288-5242
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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  • 311
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  • 224
    Very good
  • 68
    Average
  • 18
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Easygoing, friendly, good food

It has a relaxing and amicable atmosphere. The food is very good and the place is really comfortable,

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 24, 2015
Sylvia L
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Wellesley, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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627 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

It has a relaxing and amicable atmosphere. The food is very good and the place is really comfortable,

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Fort Worth, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I had the salmon our second night in Bar Harbor and after that, wouldn't go any other place! Normally I'm quite adventurous, but this could not be topped. Plus the prices were very reasonable.

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New Canaan, Connecticut
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

West Street Cafe is not a fancy restaurant, mostly booths and tables and very little in the way of decor. Where it really shines is in the food, service and spotless dining room. I first had lunch here and it was so good I came back for dinner and had the lobster. It was cooked perfectly and priced very reasonable.... More 

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nyc
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Best Lobster Roll. Ever. So every year we make the trek up to coastal ME. And every year we hunt for a decent lobster roll. Most of the time, we leave disappointed. But not this year. My parents stopped in here on a cold, rainy day in October. They told us all about the excellent, superb food, service, cleanliness, etc.... More 

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Port Orchard, Washington
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56 reviews 56 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Went there with another couple. Everyone said you had to have a lobster roll while in Bar Harbor. So we did. Neither of us are big lobster fans, so it was ok. But now we've been there tired that and can check it off our bucket list. Service was very good and prices were ok.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Great menu with lots of choices and even the best hamburgers when you tire of seafood. Fast with call ahead orders and a cute dining room. Very affordable for the amount of food you receive. Loved it!

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Port Neches, Texas
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41 reviews 41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We were here for a day on a cruise stop. Locals recommended and we were not disappointed. Great clam chowder, freshest lobster--and very good! The blueberry pie was wonderful! If back in this area, we will definitely go again. Great service.

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Sun Lakes, Arizona
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We really weren't up to a full meal, so we just had the clam chowder which was very good and a piece of blueberry pie which was good, but not better than mine!!!

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Arizona
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52 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

If you are on a cruise, this is just a short walk from where you get dropped off. Not a huge place but there always seemed to be room to sit and enjoy a good meal. The staff treated you so well they made you feel welcome.

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DULUTH
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67 reviews 67 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We always ask the locals where they eat so for lunch we had two recommendations for the West St. Cafe so we decided to give it a try. Everything was wonderful, great clam chowder. Don't miss it.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 76 West St, Bar Harbor, ME 04609-1848
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-5242

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?