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33 Tenney Hl, Upper Main Street, Blue Hill, ME 04614-5948
+1 207-374-2119
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“halibut” (17 reviews)
“lamb” (13 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
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33 Tenney Hl, Upper Main Street, Blue Hill, ME 04614-5948
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Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit. Everything about the meal was wonderful. Kate, our server, steered us well, and the various appetizers and entrees were amazing. Everyone of us put our forks down after the first bite and just sighed. This is such a great experience...More

Thank GBC151
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Excellent, excellent meal. We first had a drink in their brewery....Excellent beer! We then went to the dining room for our meal. We had the Crispy duck, with rice, and beef medallions, which had a sour cream and onion compote for dipping, I believe that...More

Thank Maclebon M
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Worth doing a few extra miles. The quality is unbelievable and the service extraordinary. We had the halibut and a steak and these were extremely well prepared and cooked perfectly. The sides were also right out of the garden and don't miss the clams casino...More

Thank george b
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

We had a beautiful table in the corner of one of the many rooms they have, charming ambiance... Started with the baked clams, delicious! combination of spices, garlic oil, and very nice size clams too. My wife had the pork loin while I had the...More

Thank Iamalpha
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had a fabulous dinner at Arborvine last night to celebrate our anniversary. The atmosphere, food and service were all exemplary! My wife had the Arborvine salad, which was super, and the halibut. I had the clams casino (WOW!) and the rack...More

Thank DavidandGee
Reviewed August 27, 2017

Friendly reception in this cosy restaurant in a location with a small town atmosphere. It's a busy restaurant but does not feel crowded or noisy. Dinner was excellent, the true mark of which was the crispy duck, which, in our experience is a hard dish...More

Thank tripoverseas
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Every part of our meals were excellent and well prepared. This is one restaurant that has really got it right. No complaints and the ribeye steak was superb.

Thank robroy18
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Arborvine has excellent food, excellent wine, excellent presentation, and excellent atmosphere -- all with super nice people. It is fine dining in Blue Hill, ME that would not be out of place in the biggest city's culinary scene. But without the side of pretention! It's...More

Thank Liz_Santamaria
Reviewed August 14, 2017

We visited 3 times during our Blue Hill vacation. We loved the casual, outdoor dining at the brew pub with the creative menu. I enjoyed the vegetarian curry, mussels in cream sauce, and my friends were happy with the burgers and salads. Our party of...More

Thank Washington_DcSrs
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I celebrated my birthday and had an outstanding experience. From the attentive waitstaff to each course we loved it all. My husband thinks his main course of lamb was the most outstanding he has ever had. I thought my first course of...More

Thank Mainevisitor1
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August 31, 2016|
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Response from Tim H | Property representative |
Arborvine is open full time until November at which point we take our fall break for a few weeks and reopen after Thanksgiving on a more limited schedule for the winter months.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Tenney Hl, Upper Main Street, Blue Hill, ME 04614-5948
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Blue Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 207-374-2119
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House in a fully renovated 1823 Cape in Blue Hill, Maine, Arborvine opened its doors in July of 2000. Family owned, Arborvine has consistently been offering fresh, locally sourced and thoughtfully prepared fare for nearly two decades.
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