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43 Main St, Bethel, ME 04217-4015
+1 207-824-1007
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Bar, Seafood, American, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
43 Main St, Bethel, ME 04217-4015
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went on a Friday night and was lucky to get a table. Tables are first come first-serve. The food is wonderful, but it isn't cheap. The place is above median price for Maine. The cheapest meal was $18 and it was Meatloaf. It was...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a weekend skiing and went to Brian’s both Friday and Saturday night! Food was delicious and service was great. Had small party of 3 and didn’t have to wait either night.

Thank danib0711
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice clean updated facility, very pleasant atmosphere, nice service but the menu was not to my tastes. Had meatloaf which li Nicely updated restaurant, pleasant atmosphere, nice service but the menu was. Not to my tastes. The meatloaf looked like two flatten meatballs and tasted...More

Thank TAylor43
Jessica N, Owner at Brian's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your feedback. We grind the meat for our meatloaf ourselves, and even though it is very popular with our guests, we would have been happy to offer you an alternate meal if you were disatisfied! We are open for lunch in the summers...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Brian's whilst skiing at Sunday River. It was a quiet Monday evening and when we arrived we were greeted warmly by our server, who was extremely pleasant and efficient. Our food was delicious. My husband had the meatloaf and I had the cod,...More

1  Thank StomWiltshire_UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family really enjoyed dinner. My girls (11) ordered off the Children's menu & they had a substantial meal of Fish & Chips (Haddock). My sdpouse

Thank kremer4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I headed into town and saw a new (new to us) restaurant, so we tried it. We started with Thai spicy calamari and oysters on the half shell. The calamari was perfectly fried and deliciously spicy. The oysters were fresh and although...More

2  Thank HZybas
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Nice alternative to Sunday River on mountain boring restaurants. Fun menu with large portions. The onion soup was great. Good selection of seafood dishes. Chicken saltamboco was very good. Excellent and friendly staff with efficient service.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

My friends and I were in town for a girls ski weekend and ate here Friday night. Great ambiance and service and food. They made our weekend quite memorable.

Thank PiaAnitaUlrika
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We’ve been coming to Bethel to ski at Sunday River for 30 years. During that time we’ve seen many restaurants come and go and have eaten in our share of ski bars and pubs, but we always felt that the area could use something better...More

2  Thank Gary M
Reviewed 20 January 2018

We've gone twice - once sat on the front porch, relaxing and a peaceful couples dinner - food was good that time but not amazing. This time we sat in the bar area and enjoyed it so much more - totally different time of energy...More

Thank Hello420
Jessica N, Owner at Brian's, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Thanks for taking time to give us your feedback. We do have gluten free pasta available (no extra charge)!

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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, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 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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