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The Upper Deck

433 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4408
+1 207-244-8423
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good29%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
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“seafood” (15 reviews)
“haddock” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
433 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4408
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Reviewed today via mobile

We ate lunch here twice and met for drinks at the bar two evenings. The Cobb salad with blue cheese was fantastic! Haddock sandwich came out piping hot!! The waiter#1 UNO was so fun and ready to please! Taylor made us delicious blueberry Martini.. Seating...More

Thank readysetgo321
Reviewed 3 days ago

As we were being seated on the deck outside we noticed that an older women was trying to play music and sing around 6pm. We almost left because she was so awful, playing oldies and telling stupid jokes. My husband really wanted to eat here,...More

Thank travelerdebBaltimore
Reviewed 4 days ago

The only good thing was we were seated very fast but then after that we waited 15 minutes for the server to come over but we didn't mind. I ordered the scallops which I was excited for. I received them and there were ONLY 6....More

Thank jdtripper87
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great setting to view a marina; casual, comfortable; fun. Food is very average (don't get the crab avocado sandwich -- very watery crab meat & just a sliver of avocado). The desserts were good. We met Deb (Manager? Owner? ...and maker of the desserts) --...More

Thank Jim A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped there for lunch. Our table was outside on the deck with a lovely view of the harbor. Our waiter, Vincent, was excellent. So personable, with a great sense of humor, complete knowledge of the menu and an excellent suggestion of the blueberry in...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food and the service was excellent. The lobster macaroni and cheese is delicious. I CAN NOT stop thinking about their blueberry pie. The owner is a doll! The view is amazing

Thank PatriciaBX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in on our way back to Bar Harbor with family . We had great sandwiches, calamari and a delicious lobster roll! The service was spectacular with $3.75 beers! Left very happy!!

Thank annmarie s
deb d, Manager at The Upper Deck, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Heading back from Bass Harbor Lighthouse my sister and I decided to stop here for a drink and snack (mid-afternoon). We got a table out on the deck with a great view of the water and marina. We both had bloody marys which were very...More

Thank MelissaLasVegas
deb d, Manager at The Upper Deck, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for stopping in! We look forward to meeting you again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here after hiking most the day, mainly to get a drink. The view of the marina was great. The bartender, Abby, and the owner were so friendly. The best part is that this is a locals hangout and it was really fun meeting...More

Thank charlieF51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Long day hiking and the restaurant caught my eye after our to visit Bass Harbor Lighthouse. Lovely deck with view of marina. Ordered steamers and my husband had salad with lobster. Delicious! Great way to end our trip to MDI.

Thank mmdetrick
deb d, Manager at The Upper Deck, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

YAY!! thank you for taking the time to share your experience!

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July 4, 2017|
Response from deb d | Property representative |
Happy hour in the bar area every day 3to6 Buy one draft, House wine, or well drink; get the 2nd for $0.50
October 2, 2016|
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Response from Stacie D | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any dogs. But we had our dog and parked in back so he had shade and we had a eye on the van...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 433 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4408
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Southwest Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-244-8423
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