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43 Main St, Bethel, ME 04217-4015
+1 207-824-1007
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“vongole” (6 reviews)
“thai calamari” (5 reviews)
“meatloaf” (7 reviews)
Bar, Seafood, American, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
43 Main St, Bethel, ME 04217-4015
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I ate at Brian's last Monday while on our way through town. It was recommended to us by the innkeeper of our B&B. There was a short wait when we arrived because we wanted to sit outside. Brian's has a nice patio...More

Thank djlucas
Reviewed 6 days ago

I ordered the rib eye filet with gorgonzola on the specials. It was done perfectly and tasted awesome! Hands down one of the top ten steaks I've ever eaten. I also had some oysters as an appetizer and they were extremely fresh. Definitely will visit...More

Thank daddy_rawfish
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food, Service and Atmosphere! Best and most consistent food and service in Bethel. Have never had any issues with food or service at Brian’s!

Thank ana212015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family celebrated our 50th wedding anniversary in Bethel. We also went out to eat at Brian’s unannounced and enjoyed a delicious meal and made marvelous memories. Excellent! Thank you!

Thank NanaLaGrange
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great meal. The appetizers were fantastic..the Thai Calamari and spinach artichoke dip were heavenly. Our group had entrees of Bolognese, Farmhouse meatloaf, flatiron steak and the nightly special of streak tips/lobster in a fettuccine Alfredo. Everyone praised their meal. The service was...More

Thank Crantango
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last Saturday evening I brought a couple of friends visiting from Philadelphia to Brian's, and we had such a great dinner on the beautiful deck. The service was right on, the food was perfect and portions were plentiful. If you're ever in Bethel, Brian's is...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Four sisters on an annual trip together, 1 a vegetarian, 1 a picky eater who sticks to her safe basics. Had the spinach artichoke dip to start (creamy, nice) and another sister had the house salad (surprised and delighted by the candied pecans and cranberries...More

Thank Liz P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in the Bethel area for a few days, and decided to try David's one night. The exterior was cute and classy. The interior has the old Colonial feel. We sat out on the deck, despite the warmer weather. The menu is creative and...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

My husband and I went here for dinner on a recommendation by a local. The service was EXCELLENT. Loved the waitress and their professional approach and service. The food however was a bit of a let down and prices were high for what we got....More

Thank LindaSluvstotravel
Jessica N, Owner at Brian's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback! We are sorry that you did not find value in your meal. Our Seafood Platter states that it is crispy fried on the menu...and our wine prices are varied from $7-12 per glass. We try to offer quality items at...More

Reviewed 6 July 2018

We were in Sunday River for a wedding wkend, and decided to venture out to try to find a special dinner. Brian's fit the bill perfectly. Lovely restaurant, great service and friendly/helpful staff, exquisite food with a lot of interesting ingredients and combinations. Bethel was...More

Thank Lisa M
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Questions & Answers
Macky C
29 October 2017|
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Response from Jessica N | Property representative |
Macky, Pistachio & rosemary encrusted lamb t-bones with Demi glacé are back on menu!!! Cheers!
23 August 2017|
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Response from Jessica N | Property representative |
We do have lobster rolls on our lunch menu, (we serve lunch between 11:30-3:30 on Saturdays and Sundays only). See you in September!
23 July 2017|
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Response from Jessica N | Property representative |
Saturday and Sunday 11:30-9 Monday, Thursday, Friday 4-9
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Main St, Bethel, ME 04217-4015
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bethel
  • Phone Number: +1 207-824-1007
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