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17 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1845
+1 207-288-9706
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1845
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Reviewed today

Went in for drinks and apps during happy hour (3-6??). The appetizer selection is great and the food was incredible. The bartenders were super friendly and fun to engage with. Went back the next day to catch some of the football game while enjoying happy...More

Thank FarmGirl-931
Reviewed today

Good food, good service, pleasant staff and great location made our choice of restaurants in Bar Harbor easy! Our waitress, Kathy, was superb in handling our party of 7 even though she informed us that she is moving to Florida soon! Would recommend this place...More

Thank Florian987
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Let me start by saying the service and ambience of this restaurant is good. Unfortunately the food was not. I am not picky when it comes to food. In fact, this is the first time I have ever complained about the food in any restaurant...More

Thank Sara G
Reviewed 2 days ago

We happened upon this restaurant by accident and we were so happy we did! It has a beautiful setting with a view of the harbor and the food was delicious. The lobster was fresh and HUGE!

Thank LMHill0104
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We tried this place for lunch on the recommendation of some locals. It is a cut above many of the other places in Bar Harbor to eat. Good atmosphere, tableclothes! Not something you find in downtown Bar Harbor. Prices were a little higher, but the...More

Thank mjr469p
Reviewed 3 days ago

For our week vacation in the area Galyn's was one of the top 2 dining experiences. It's not a fancy place but the service is very professional and food is nicely prepared. Drinks were really excellent as well. The Maine oysters were a very nice...More

Thank LebaRJ81
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had 2 soups (clam chowder and lobster bisque) and cajun shrimp and bacon wrapped scallops. Clam chowder was watery and lobster bisque was not thick and rich. Shrimp and scallops were just average. The restaurant has a history of seafarers that frequented.

Thank Kenichi48
Reviewed 5 days ago

We'd just spent the entire day driving to Bar Harbor and were exhausted. We didn't want a super fancy meal, but at the same time, we wanted a place with good food, a wine list and a place where we could start to unwind. Galyn's...More

Thank Passport744732
Reviewed 5 days ago

After exploring Acadia Nat. Pk. & shopping for a couple hours in bustling Bar Harbor we were looking for a quiet, sit down dinner where we could relax, have the traditional lobster dinner & watch the crowds go by. Galyn's filled the bill. The great...More

Thank djmes
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went here for dinner tonight. My husband got the lobster linguine and I got lobster enchiladas. We both got lobster bisque for a starter. We also got two drinks each and had dessert. Food was good, but I really liked the dessert a flourless chocolate...More

Thank MHFrompa
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October 15, 2017|
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Response from Frank S | Reviewed this property |
Most likely they are open, do not think you would need a reservation. You might want to check there website for hours. You will surly enjoy your meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Scenic view, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1845
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-9706
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