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Red Sky

14 Clark Point Rd, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4410
+1 207-244-0476
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster risotto” (59 reviews)
“salad” (42 reviews)
“peekytoe crab” (5 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
14 Clark Point Rd, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4410
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

If you happen to be anywhere near Mt .Desert and you want to dine at an excellent restaurant, I recommend you have dinner at Red Sky in Southwest Harbor, located right in the center of town. We recently visited SW Harbor, a favorite place, and...More

Thank stewlouise
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Our son arranged for a limousine to take a party of six to go to the Red Sky Restaurant honoring my husband's 90th birthday. Service was excellent, servers very attentive and the food was excellent. The owner spent quality time with our party and honoring...More

Thank sunshineinflorida123
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

First tip...make a reservation! My husband and I were planning to eat at another SW Harbor restaurant but it was too busy so we decided to try Red Sky. We live in Maine full time but not in SW Harbor. Most of the time, you...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We were staying locally so decided to walk and try this restaurant. It has great ambiance and the bar was full with locals enjoying a drink and chat. We waited about 15 minutes for a table. Portions are generous so we split the lobster risotto...More

Thank fifraser
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We've been vacationing in Acadia for 6-7 years now, and we've had a lot of amazing meals over the years. Red Sky is our hands-down favorite, and they're really the only place we consider a must-go (well, maybe Thurston's, too), and if we're here for...More

Thank Beth G
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Friends treated us to a special dinner at their favorite restaurant. The food drinks decor and service were amazing.

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Lovely meal. Ordered sole and scallops and both were excellent. Highly recommend for fine dining in SW Harbor.

Thank KATexas88
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We were able to get a reservation for 8:00 pm (but seated early) by calling in the afternoon. Lucked out there. The “Vermont sparkler” drink was incredible. Owner let us taste a ingredients separately - really amazing how they blend together. This is one of...More

Thank w945106
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Who’d have thought this unassuming fronted restaurant houses a gem? But it does. Thoroughly enjoyed our meal – service attentive and complete, food delicious. Mussels in broth good to the last drop. Requested a spoon as I was hesitant to give up anyone drop of...More

Thank Kasu17
Reviewed 27 September 2017

The food here is excellent, you really can't go wrong with anything on the menu. It is a small place so reservations are a must. I would call well in advance of the day you wanted to dine there. It is pricey but a great...More

1  Thank Laura P
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Bennett B
22 July 2017|
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Response from Jaclyn W | Reviewed this property |
I would call and ask most restaurants allow it but charge a cork fee that can vary so best to ask ahead of time.
26 July 2015|
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Response from eatbread | Reviewed this property |
Check their web site redskyrestaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$33
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Clark Point Rd, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4410
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Southwest Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-244-0476
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