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“A " Foodie" will love it”

Reading Room Restaurant
Ranked #17 of 151 Restaurants in Bar Harbor
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $37
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Description: Refined pleasures await you in the Reading Room Restaurant. You will enjoy a dining experience where the delicious cuisine and attentive service are surpassed only by the breathtaking ocean view. Our menu includes fresh seafood, choice cuts of meat, daily specials and memorable desserts. Come join us and the nightly live entertainment of grand piano music which provides the perfect ambiance to the fine dining experience. Dinner is served nightly and the dress code is informal.Please note that we are unable to guarantee window tables You can request a window and we will do our very best!
Reviewed September 30, 2012

I'm not a hoitey toitey aristocrat but appreciate fine dining as good as anyone. This place met all expectations based on my research. Great location, views and ambiance but most of all, great menu and they deliver on the quality,presentation, etc. A bit pricey but worth every penny!

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Thank jackatie
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Reviewed September 30, 2012

we ate a dinner here as part of a package with our motel, the food and service was first class ! the mixed seafood was beautifully cooked and very tasty, the waiting staff were great and we had a very entertaining night in the restaurant. the views of the harbor and frenchman bay are wonderful, we would recommend this restaurant to everyone !

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Thank Rod009
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Reviewed September 28, 2012

The Reading Room is in the Bar Harbor Hotel.My husband and I ate two dinners there as part of a package purchased through our motel. The food and the service were excellent. The setting overlooking the harbor and Frenchman's Bay only added to the experience. I would certainly eat there again on my next visit.

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Thank Brenda D
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Reviewed September 28, 2012

We were celebrating our 35th anniversary and enjoyed 2 evening meals in the reading room.. The lobster dishes ( lobster pie and lobstr out of the shell ) were very good the first night. The second night, my husband had the rack of lamb and I chose a special for the night. Both meals were a wonderful presentation by the chef and delicious.

Thank robbind
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Reviewed September 27, 2012

Food & selection was excellent. Really good service. Setting overlooking scenic Frenchman's Bay. Piano dinner music added a nice touch

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