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“food-beer”

The Thirsty Whale Tavern
Ranked #16 of 143 Restaurants in Bar Harbor
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$8 - US$20
Cuisines: American, Bar, Soups, Delicatessen
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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10 reviews
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“food-beer”
Reviewed 1 November 2011

good value and atmosphere and great beer in a town that has a narrow range of foods [from a San Francisco Bay Area perspective]

Visited October 2011
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Nelson, UK
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41 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Great food and beer”
Reviewed 1 November 2011

Conveniently on the main street - relaxed atmosphere - plenty of brews to choose from.

Visited August 2011
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Thank Dave P
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Minnesota
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5 reviews
“A classic little fun tavern”
Reviewed 31 October 2011

A great way to meet the locals...over a pint. Find out the best things to do, see and places to eat.

Visited October 2011
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Thank blour
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Boston
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5 reviews
“The lobster rolls are awesome!”
Reviewed 27 October 2011

Went to this restaurant/pub at the recommendation of a "local" a couple of years ago and thought it was great. Returned again and I still say the lobster rolls and salad are the best in town and at a great price. Nice bar atmosphere with flat screen TV's. Beer selection includes local breweries. Located right off Main Street, this place is on my "to go" list for all and although it has a bar, it is appropriate for families with children.

  • Visited October 2011
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Thank Ccod46
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Stratton, ME
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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“Everything you might want from a tavern”
Reviewed 19 October 2011

Great food, prompt service, and the place is always spotless. It's a great, comfortable little place in the heart of Bar Harbor. It seems like they're always busy and for good reason, but I still never have to wait. Try the Fish And Chips or Haddock Sandwich... or anything else. It's all good.

  • Visited September 2011
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