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Beale Street Barbeque and Grill

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215 Water St, Bath, ME 04530-2628
+1 207-442-9514
Wed - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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Bradenton, Florida
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101 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You don't expect to get this quality of BBQ in Maine! It is fantastic! The wait staff is friendly. Not real big place but worth the wait if necessary! If you are driving down east get off at the shipyard and head into town. You won't regret it!

Thank Russell P
Wells, Maine
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118 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My daughter and I enjoyed a delicious dinner there. I had the Beef Brisket. The rub on it was outstanding. The barbecue sauce that was provided was tasty and just the right amount. I had the collard greens and I would say that the broth resembled a boiled dinner broth. The waiter was attentive and knew the menu well. I... More 

Thank Richard H
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Adorable restaurant, great (non-live) music, and the food is always, consistently, amazing. I would eat here every day if I could. Pulled pork and cornbread is a definite favorite.

Thank Katie D
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I love Beale Street. I went with my brother twice and then solo. Everything was always perfect. My only complaint was that the ribs didn't have BBQ sauce. I really love BBQ sauce but it was still good. I'm planning on going again very soon.

Thank Nathan H
San Antonio, Texas
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Nice folks. Prompt service. BBQ in Maine, trying to imitate Southern cooking. It's Yankee cooking. Collard greens not cooked with ham? Big slabs of cornbread. Brisket sliced thick? BBQ sauce is kinda tame. Nice atmosphere, but not the real deal. Sorta pricey too

Thank Kathy O
Phippsburg, Maine
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118 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The BBQ was just too dry for me. Having grown up in the South, I'm a fairly good judge of BBQ and the meat should stand on its own. You should NOT need sauce. This was just too dry on this visit. And it's pretty expensive for a family BBQ joint. I'll give them another try and hope it was... More 

Thank Maine-e-yak_007
Bath, Maine
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56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Best ribs in Maine. Something for everyone on the menu. Everything must be fresh daily it's so good. Great dinner salads and the pulled pork is top notch. Great tap local beer selection.

Thank John M
Wiscasset, Maine
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I had the best chicken wings (maple barbecue) along with a great sampler platter . Delicious corn bread . I can't wait to go back . Excellent service .

Thank dreamer12432
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This place has great food, a really nice menu and is my favorite place to eat in Bath. Been there 3 times now and always been more than pleased.

Thank Timothy A
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

The Beale Street barbecue never disappoints. My favorite salad is their house salad with Mandarin oranges. There is a friendly, neighborhood feeling to the bar and restaurant. All their barbecue meats are tender and nicely seasoned and the staff is friendly and accommodating. Good place to take company that enjoys a relaxed atmosphere.

Thank marina s

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Water St, Bath, ME 04530-2628
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +1 207-442-9514

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