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“Wheelchair Access”

The Thirsty Whale Tavern
Ranked #16 of 143 Restaurants in Bar Harbor
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $20
Cuisines: American, Bar, Soups, Delicatessen
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
THE VILLAGES
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Wheelchair Access”
Reviewed September 11, 2013

This facility was fully accessible to include the entrance, seating and bathroom. Very casual. Good food and drinks. I recommend the blueberry beer.

Visited August 2013
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English first
New York City, New York
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Tasty food and friendly staff”
Reviewed September 10, 2013

It was after 9pm and most of restaurants in the area were closed, so we came here because we did not have many choices. But it turned out to be one of our best meals in Maine!

The staff were all very friendly, and fish sandwich was very good!!! The rest of food we had were also yummy. The best part is, the price was so reasonable! They didn't jack up the price because its a tourist town.

Definitely recommended!

Visited September 2013
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1 Thank LeelingH
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South Carolina
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92 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Lunch stop”
Reviewed September 9, 2013

A great pub like atmosphere with delish clam chowder and excellent bloody mary's!! A great stop for lunch!

Visited September 2013
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“THE best New England lunch”
Reviewed September 6, 2013

My husband and I were celebrating our wedding anniversary in Bar Harbor. We wanted to find the best Lobster Roll and Clam Chowder- Thirsty Whale had it!! The lobster roll was seriously phenomenal. We got their special, lobster roll and cup of chowder for about $15. It was amazing... makes me want it now thinking about it!

  • Visited August 2013
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Jensen Beach, Florida
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83 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
“Good Value”
Reviewed September 5, 2013

Cute little place with attentive service. Wanting a change from seafood, we opted for burgers. They were tasty (black n able burger for me and burger with Swiss cheese for hubby). I had a cup of chowder and hubby had onion rings. The chowder was tasty and the o-rings were wonderful. All and all, the meal was very good. Oh yeah - the restrooms are clean.

Visited September 2013
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1 Thank doloresandjeff
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