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The Barnacle


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Bar, American, Pub
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Happened to see a sign as we were walking by for clam chowder so we stopped. It was fantastic. Excellent music playing, good liquor options, nice vibe. The soup was just what we were hoping for in a made from scratch new england clam chowder....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank NatalieMalinowski
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fairly small place with quiet music. Good place to relax and have some good food at the bar. The mussels are very good even if the portion could be a bit bigger. Good price value overall and friendly staff.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank David P
Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

Swung by here when we saw five stars on Yelp (with 25 reviews) and it didn’t disappoint. Simple menu. Small compact bar. Service was awesome and we enjoyed a tasty margarita, great bucket of mussels and local oysters that were small and delicious! The bartender...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Erika C
Reviewed June 22, 2019 via mobile

Great selection of local beers, wine and kombucha on tap! Huge array of whiskey. This place is always full of kind people and good conversation. This place is just great for everyone!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank HarasOak
Reviewed June 19, 2019

I had seen the sign when walking up and down Main St. in Bar Harbor. I also read the reviews about it, but we just had to stop in. We stopped in about 4pm and it wasn't that busy. Patrick was our bar tender. Very...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank AlyssiaS198
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Large Selection of Draft Beers and Full Bar. One of the BEST Bartenders, she was fantastic. Great menu, open year round.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GaGirl_13
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Bartender was first class. Mixed an array of drinks while I was there. Not your normal jack and coke. Sat by the front window and watched people pass by. Nice way to spend an hour or two.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank thebtr00p
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Although small, we loved The Barnacle. This is a bar, so be prepared to sit at a bar. It was not crowded when we arrived (recommended to us by a neighboring shop owner for good lobster rolls), it sure was crowded when we left. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank shelleyc660
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Some of the coolest locals and nicest bartender! Not sure what the overpowering vinegar smell near the end of the bar by the bathrooms was but despite that it was a great time. The locals there were awesome! They called me in when they saw...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dball11
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Perfect afternoon stop while Wlaking Main St of Bar Harbor. Local Maine microbrews. Select Maine favorite food. Relaxing atmosphere for locals and tourists. Great feel!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Cheryl B
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