Bar Harbor

Restaurants in Bar Harbor

Lobster is arguably the main food group of Maine—and in summer, blueberries are a close second.b Bar Harbor restaurants also offer international options, such as Chinese, French, African, and Brazilian eateries. Venture out to some of the best restaurants in Bar Harbor.

Ketch Joanne & Harbor Bar is a popular restaurant in Bar Harbor that serves seafood dishes with global twists: rockfish tacos, Joanne's cioppino with a whole Dungeness crab, and fried calamari. Other specialties include a charbroiled rib eye steak and fettuccine Alfredo with smoked salmon. Located in Acadia, the farm-to-table Red Sky is an American restaurant that serves organic local produce and seafood—such as fresh peekytoe crab cakes or risotto with a whole lobster, sautéed in sherry. La Bella Vita is located inside the Harborside Hotel. The Bar Harbor restaurant is known for its seafood cioppino, made with fresh-caught fish and its jumbo baked lobsters. The Boathouse Bistro is a New England take on a tapas bar and serves plenty of seafood snacks—such as Thai Maine mussels, oysters and littleneck clams—with pitchers of sangria.

Dine on seafood cioppino with fresh-caught fish or jumbo baked lobsters at La Bella Vita, in the Harborside Hotel.