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Havana

318 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1637
+1 207-288-2822
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“paella” (154 reviews)
“moqueca” (34 reviews)
“tuna” (67 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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$$$$
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318 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1637
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1 - 10 of 998 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The seafood paella was the best meal I had in bar harbor and I had a similar dish at the fancy pancy Reading Room(both cost the same but Havana was better and had way more seafood involved. To be fair reading room was also great...More

Thank JD W
Reviewed 1 week ago

At 8 pm we had a reservation at Havana. This was my favorite restaurant last year and tonight was another hit with the family! We were seated right away, had a friendly waiter, and enjoyed pisco sours (although a bit too sour). Let the gluttony...More

Thank WanderlustHrts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a few days of delicious lobster, we were ready for a change. Havana exceeded our expectations! We shared the fried provolone with chorizo starter and it was delicious with just the right amount of heat. The mojitos more than stood up to the challenge....More

Thank BigJimAtlanta_GA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at Havana - everything was on point. Our warm reception by the hostess set the tone for an enjoyable evening. This restaurant is fully staffed and attentive to making sure their guests experience is pleasant - then there is the delicious...More

Thank riptide
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Havana never disappoints! Always has a unique lobster dish which I always get & this time was no different. Cooked in coconut milk, w/haddock & pineapple & a hint of cilantro served w/basmati rice w/touch of cinnamon! Absolutely fantastic! Service wonderful, staff ALL friendly &...More

1  Thank sue h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here after a long bike ride - professional and friendly welcoming staff and casual, laid back scene, with open air grill at the outdoor section — Parilla. Didn’t feel weird as a solo diner who dressed athletic casual. Cocktail with Cava was light and...More

Thank suze526
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

The mojitos at Havana are hands down the best I have ever had, flavorful and fresh. The service and food were all five star. I especially enjoyed the flan and Cuban coffee for dessert. I highly recommend for a splurge, treat yourself, special occasion dinner....More

Thank OnTheGo049
Reviewed May 8, 2018

We live in Bar Harbor and we're absolutely in love with Havana! There are several great restaurants in town, but when we're in the mood for something consistently wonderful and creative, we head over to Havana. Havana is unique in that its menu blends American,...More

1  Thank Leigh L
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoy eating at Havana. The flavors are unbelievable. It is very fresh I had the strawberry & avocado salad. The pomegranate vinaigrette was perfect in its taste & simplicity. My husband “ate the sea” with the seafood paella. I had the vegetarian entree...More

Thank carmenandmike
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

We sat outside in their tapas bar portion of the restaurant. The menu was considerable smaller but also less expensive. We ordered the scallops, and the fingerling potatoes. Both were very good but the tres leches was fantastic. Definitely save room for the that one.

Thank Adventurer1998
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Allison K
October 13, 2017|
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Response from MichaelBoland | Property representative |
Hello Allison K. - betting this Q needed a more timely response but for future reference we have two areas that can accommodate dogs - the main restaurant has a patio that adjoins our wine cellar and the more casual part of... More
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marycollier12
June 20, 2016|
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Response from MichaelBoland | Property representative |
Hello Mary - while we don't have a children's menu we do strive to accommodate children of all ages. We can plain grill any entree and put sauces on the side or just leave them off completely, and we do keep a few standard... More
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Sue M
November 12, 2015|
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Response from MichaelBoland | Property representative |
Hello Sue, while we are inspired by all kinds of Latin foods, we currently dont' make Chicarones. Michael BOland, Proprietor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$31 - $50
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1637
    (Wayman)
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-2822
  • E-mail
Description
American fine dining with a Latin flair. Havana has an elegant modern atmosphere, an extensive wine list, knowledgeable staff and a sophisticated menu. Seafood, vegetarian and meat dishes are flavored with intelligence and respect and change weekly, sometimes daily. Havana is located in downtown Bar Harbor, just a short stroll up Main Street.
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