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130 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1410
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Whippany, New Jersey
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128 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food and service were stellar (as my son said) but the pricing was "a little" steep. We had the Lobster Omelet ($20), Eggs Benedict, and the Pancakes . . . . The bill was north of $65 . . . . I left $80 (because I am a nice guy) but that doesn't mean I was happy. The server... More 

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Rush City, Minnesota
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited Bar Harbor for our 10th wedding anniversary. Our hotel recommended 2 Cats for breakfast. The lobster benedict was excellent! My wife loved the blueberry pancakes. Very nice employees. Had to buy a bottle of 2 Cats hot sauce when we left. Highly recommended.

Thank Dan M
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Yes tis is the best in breakfast for Bar Harbor-even better than Cafe This Way (sorry!). The prices are on track for the portions. The coffee, freshly squeezed juice and muffins are superb. You will never get a bad meal here. We go here as often as possible during their open season which can vary depending on when the reopen... More 

Thank parker3288
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lobster omelette and home fries were incredible. Little custom "2 Cats" hot sauce was perfect for the food (bought 2 bottles to take home). Food kept me full for the 12 hour drive back to Toronto. Get there early; restaurant specializes in breakfast and fills up quickly.

Thank Habsrgr8
Oldsmar, Florida
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545 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 307 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Seated around 9:30. Didn't receive entrée for nearly 40 minutes. Nice presentation and waitress was pleasant enough but if we'd known wait was that long, would have gone elsewhere. Servings were generous.

Thank Wanderlassie
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was amazing had the French toast, maple sweet potatoes, Cheddar and bacon pancakes and corn beef hash all was amazing and portions were large. Only down side was the prices it was more than other breakfast spots but the food was on a a different level!

Thank Laura D
Gloversville, New York
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74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here on a Thursday morning for breakfast. My husband had a lobster omelette, I had one with portobello mushrooms, bacon, and cheese. Both were very good. Love the spicy hash browns, and the biscuit itself was good but the strawberry butter made it. Had fresh squeezed OJ. Decent prices. Wait staff was wonderful! They took time out to spend... More 

Thank Adelle L
Long Island, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This restaurant uses only the freshest ingredients for their meals. All meals are cooked to order, which might a little longer but really worth the wait. Lobster eggs benedict was awesome!

Thank UPSKenny
North Kingstown, Rhode Island
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved this place! From the Cat's Paw (mildly sweet muffin that can easily be separated into pieces for sharing), to the coffee, to the breakfast entrées. I had the Summer Scramble - absolutely delicious! Eggs scrambled with tomatoes and fresh herbs served with home fries and a house made biscuit with strawberry butter - soooo good. I couldn't finish... More 

Thank Sara P
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

what a great breakfast! really cute setting. there was a line but it moves pretty quickly. omelette was the best ever.

Thank Margery S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1410
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: 207-288-2808

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