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Red Sky

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14 Clark Point Rd, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4410
+1 207-244-0476
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Thu - Sat 17:30 - 21:00
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Vero Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Great food, the rib eye steak was done to perfection. Busy place, so be sure you call for reservations.

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Dover, New Hampshire
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is a gem. Staff are professional and accomondating . Food was delicious. Will defiantly be returning on next vacation here. Long weekend with the kids before our youngest goes traveling. The older one was late and they allowed them to order even though it was late. Highlights of the meal were the crab cakes, the chicken and the ribs.... More 

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Thank Bluecat2016
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I was looking forward to a great meal after hearing how fabulous Red Sky is. Worst salad ever... greens were not properly picked over. The dressing was bitter. My appetizer , lobster cocktail tasted like it had been sitting the fridge for several days and was tough. Too much money to spend on a terrible meal!

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Thank Julia D
Williamsburg, Massachusetts
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69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is a lovely restaurant with truly decent food. We ate a lot of duck and lobster between salads and main courses and we liked them very well. Had an awesome martini made just the way I like it. It was pricey but the best food we had in Southwest Harbor shy of the eat in the rough Beals.

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Thank lesliefk
Reading, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Each year my wife and I return to Red Sky and the food is consistently excellent. Their specialty drinks are creative. Their food is native. Their entrees are so good, you'll need to be resuscitated. Tip: Get there early and grab a seat at the bar or be sure to make a reservation.

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Thank jag0reser
Manchester, Maine
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

The best part about our recent meal at Red Sky was the lamb taco appetizer--I think I could eat that every day and never tire of it! The other food was excellent too-- the lamb loin was tender, the lobster and risotto was tasty and had a beautiful presentation with the lobster shell cut in half and the meat still... More 

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Thank Sara K
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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95 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We had a variety of appetizers and the duck main course and the chocolate pudding dessert. The food was well done and the environment allowed us to have an easy conversation.

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Bequia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

A great little restaurant, newly opened, in Southwest Harbor. Attentive waitstaff and a creative and interesting menu made dining here a real pleasure.

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Thank Scarlett422
Hawley PA
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65 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Interesting menu and friendly staff. Somewhat overpriced but the food was good. Be sure to make a reservation.

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Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

The food is generally first rate, with an imaginative menu and fresh local ingredients capably prepared and artistically presented. The wine list is quite extensive. The ambiance is upscale casual, pleasant but nothing special. Service ranged inconsistently between grudging and gracious. Overall, we never felt entirely welcome. Prices are a bit on the high side, but not unreasonable considering that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$33
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?