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Solo Bistro

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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free
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128 Front Street, Bath, ME 04530-
+1 207-443-3373
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Cutchogue, New York
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good atmosphere, service and food was exceptional. Brussels sprout appetizer was fabulous , oyster were fresh , ice cold and briney- excellent. Salmon, duck, burger, hanger steak, and shrimp dish were amazingly delicious! Everything from special cocktails to homemade focaccia bread with lemon mint butter was just terrific. Can't wait to go back!!

Thank mztee351
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fresh, largely locally-sourced, food prepared consistently well and served by an attentive staff. The wine list offers some interesting choices. Wednesday night specials are a great mid-week opportunity to have a great meal at a great price. The downstairs jazz offerings are a welcome diversion.

Thank Nick L
Bath, Maine
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I just wanted a nice dinner to relax. The bistro setting, broad wine list, full bar, and interesting entries just hit the spot. We did not go downstairs to the bar. Service was friendly without being pushy. They do offer a couple of tables outside, as well. Make a reservation. 😀

Thank Steve B
Venice, Florida
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345 reviews
300 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

OK! I realize that how much a dish is cooked is matter of taste and that undercooking is very much "in" but mushy lobster doesn't appeal to me and bloody chicken (Jamacian "jerk") is just plain dangerous.....That said, I probably should have asked for my food "well done"...Otherwise, this place hasn't changed much since my last reviews. Modern decor, good... More 

Thank gardner34285
Tutukaka, New Zealand
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here last year and once again it was wonderful. The oysters were yummy, the crab cake perfect and the duck delicious. The cheese for desert was excellent. Great spot.

Thank Kathryn M
Edwardsville, Illinois
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grilled to perfection and so so tender Shrimp and grits excellent Recommend highly Then walk city and get ice cream Moto

Thank tomppile
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are so happy that Solo continues to thrive! Not your typical Maine dining experience - very sophisticated menu and decor and with wonderful fresh Maine food and friendly and attentive staff. We had dinner at Solo on July 4 and enjoyed the Bath fireworks from our table in the window. Great evening and will of course return during our... More 

Thank Catherine N
Phippsburg, Maine
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52 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food selections are quite unique. They try to use locally-sourced ingredients- sometimes to the detriment of the meal. I was not overly impressed. The food was good but I did not feel that it was worth the high cost.

Thank Maine-e-yak_007
New Albany, Indiana
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Boothbay Harbor and met some one who highly recommended this restaurant. So glad we listened to them. We were staying in Bath and this restaurant was within walking distance of where we were staying (Kennebec Inn). My husband had the hanger steak. He said it tasted like a filet! I had the crab cake and brussel sprouts.... More 

Thank Dee Dee H
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small, sophisticated, foodie spot located in downtown Bath. Solo scores on all aspects of a dining experience: food, service, ambiance. Excellent and unique dishes served attentively. Credible wine list. In the top rank of Maine restaurants.

Thank wanderabout

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$18 - $30
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Front Street, Bath, ME 04530-
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +1 207-443-3373

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