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Forks in the Air Mountain Bistro

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2485 Main St, Rangeley, ME 04970-4100
+1 207-864-2883
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Fri - Tue 16:00 - 21:00
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Weare, New Hampshire
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64 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

There are not a lot of good dining options in the area, so I'm glad I read the reviews and found this bistro. It is definitely a hidden gem, very trendy and great for foodies who are tired of the same pub food offered everywhere else. The atmosphere is lively and the crowd consisted of locals and visitors alike. Be... More 

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Concord, New Hampshire
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I really enjoyed dinner at this bistro. The food was excellent and beautifully presented. Service was also top notch. We will definitely dine here again.

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1 Thank DBfromNH
Boston, Massachusetts
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The quality of food is something you would find in downtown Boston, without the Boston prices. The menu changes nightly and is always appealing. The hostess Karen was very accommodating, she is a wealth of knowledgeable about the current events in Rangeley. Our waitress Melissa was also very informative, she grows organic vegetables for the restaurant and climbs Mt. Everest... More 

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1 Thank Dave_Ric1970
S. Natick, MA
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127 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have had a special meal at this restaurant annually since it opened a few years ago. Am happy to report that the fare and service have improved with each visit. They have a good source for bringing in fresh fish and have focused increasingly on local vegetables - a great thing! We will return again next summer.

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1 Thank Callisto S
Sturbridge
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103 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Now, I've been "Forks in the air" and the previous restaurants at this location before. However, this time was extra special. We were with some friends and every one of us said how delicious our meal was. I had mac and cheese with braised beef, kale salad and a tomato soup. Both myself and my girlfriends said the tomato soup... More 

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1 Thank gardener1Sturbridge
Quincy, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent destination for foodies! Mac 'n cheese with orecchiette and pulled ribs. Really great! Then there's the Pan Fried Ravioli; watch out!

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1 Thank btollenger
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant..Four of us had different meals...All were delicious!! Short ribs..Lobster Mac & cheese...Statler chicken..And sword fish..Very good!

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1 Thank Nancy L
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

We have enjoyed many dinners with our family at "The Forks" with lovely Karen as our host, and the last two New Year's Eves with our extended family! The food is delicious and the atmosphere lovely right in the heart of the beautiful village - would it be revealing to admit the expresso martini is divine? (our spoiled kids love... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Forks in the Air was such a pleasant surprise during our recent trip to Rangeley. We went for dinner on New Years Eve, when they had a 4 course fixed-price menu, and were so blown away with the quality, creativity and value of our meal that we came back the next night to try the regular menu. Both times we... More 

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1 Thank Elizabeth H
Kittery, Maine
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

I have been a regular visitor to Rangeley for 10+ years and have pretty much hit all the restaurants in Rangeley, Oquossoc and other "nearby" communities. Forks in the Air is the best restaurant, hands-down, for those who appreciate fine dining (although there is nothing fussy about the restaurant and dress is Maine casual, i.e. anything goes). Excellent first-class food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2485 Main St, Rangeley, ME 04970-4100
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Rangeley
  • Phone Number: +1 207-864-2883
Description
Forks in the Air Mountain Bistro is a Rangeley restaurant celebrating Maine's food and drink at its best. Located on Main Street in Rangeley, Maine, join us for dinner this summer.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?