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Bar Harbor Lobster Bakes

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME
+1 207-288-4055
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lobster bake” (18 reviews)
“corn on the cob” (12 reviews)
“mussels” (26 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

lobster bake was fantastic. great quick service, friendly staff and good atmosphere. lobster was cooked to perfection, great mussels, blue berry cake delicious. corn on cob sweet potatoes tender. would definitely recommend.

Thank forrena
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fabulous lunch in Hulls Cove, Bar Harbor, Maine today of fresh mussels, whole lobster, corn on the cob, Cole slaw, boiled potatoes, fresh baked bread and home made blueberry cake made with locally grown blueberries. We were two tour buses of about 120...More

Thank HLanding
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We're on a bus trip going from the Midwest to Nova Scotia. Had a wonderful day in Bar Harbor Maine and this was the highlight of the experience Bar Harbor bakes is fantastic. A complete experience from the showing of The steamed lobster. the meal...More

Thank heartspokenwords
Reviewed July 22, 2018

The lobster bake was delicious--the fresh seafood and vegetables and the home baked dessert were delicious and plentiful. A good meal for sure!

Thank TravelOften010
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

This just isn't a lunch or dinner...it's an experience! The staff is great, very organized and professional. They helped members if my family break apart lobsters and got us whatever we needed. The quality of food was perfect and frankly more than I should have...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed July 1, 2018

This was our lunch stop on a recent excursion from our cruise ship. Personally, I am not a big lobster fan (it's okay, but I don't understand the fuss)--steak was offered as an alternate, but I figured "when in Rome..." ;) We arrived in a...More

Thank btobey
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here at The Lobster Bakes for lunch during a ship excursion. It was delicious and fun! Be sure to check out the huge steamer where all of the cooking is done. Very enjoyable stop.

Thank katjam2233
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Troy and his staff really know how to do this properly. They make it easy and fun and delicious! We had 20 or more, in a family reunion, and we could not have asked for a nicer or more pleasant dining experience. We had our...More

Thank arnoldlaw
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

We ate at Lobster Bakes as part of a tour of Bar Harbor. So they had to feed a whole bus of hungry folks at once. They were ready for us when we arrived. They served us Buffet style with fresh delicious lobsters, clams and...More

Thank vjmsuma
Reviewed November 25, 2017

We went here for lunch as part of a bur excursion. So they are geared up for large groups and do a good job of moving things along. Very organized! The place itself was plain and we all sat at long tables. The meal started...More

Thank parrottdize
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October 31, 2017|
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Response from fitzhoyt | Reviewed this property |
Not sure since we weren't in charge of the group that we were with.
July 15, 2017|
Response from fitzhoyt | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's an events place. They mainly do bus tours coming through
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-4055
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