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125 South St, Blue Hill, ME 04614-6112
+1 207-374-2300
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (55 reviews)
“salads” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pizza
$$ - $$$
125 South St, Blue Hill, ME 04614-6112
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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Extraordinary Eccentric Building now a country restaurant and neighborhood bar. Limited menu superb preparation plus pizzas. Not a tourist trap a favorite among locals.

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 23 May 2017

During the Winter season the Barncastle is always a treat. Food is good, service friendly and we can relax in a warm place - for a change during the Maine Winter!

Thank chunko4
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This pizza place, although it serves delicious and heartwarming pizza, isn't your standard corner store pizza. You get sat at tables and the service is excellent. You leave feeling as though you're royalty who have just eaten at a quaint little pizza place in some...More

Thank Chuck A
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We have been going to Barncastle for years. It's a great place for a casual dinner with friends. Kids enjoy it too. Interesting menu and good food. Nice wait staff. However, we were not seated once because we were 5 minutes late - even though...More

Thank clarson1118
Reviewed 8 January 2017

on the way thru Elsworth and Surry in Maine. a nice upscale area with a market,gas station and this nice old restaurant. huge parking area. Old fashioned homelike location but each room is seperate for dining. a menu that has a bit of everything from...More

2  Thank Barry N
Reviewed 18 November 2016

The Barncastle, as the name implies, does look somewhat like a castle. Besides being a restaurant it also has guest rooms upstairs but I'm not familiar with those although I've been told they're nice. The downstairs is the restaurant, which is really an old house,...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Comfortable chow house. Wood fired pizza was our favorite item on our only trip here. Great crust, sauce and more ingredients than you can ask for. We got there early so service was prompt and accurate. Price was reasonable. Would stop again if ever in...More

Reviewed 29 October 2016

We stayed in one of the rooms and it was unique, warm, and romantic. Since then we have bought a home in the area and used to love the restaurant there but have been disappointed three times in a row now so I thought I'd...More

Thank Lynne_n_Steve
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The food was very good; I wish I could say the same about the service. We had the impression right from the beginning that the server was very nervous and under pressure. She was very short with us and not friendly at all. At the...More

Thank bassn386
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We had no idea where to dine, especially as it's off season, and we got a recommendation from a local young woman to go to Barncastle. The building is huge, and, true to its name, looks like a castle made from a barn. The interior...More

Thank Helene K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pizza
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 South St, Blue Hill, ME 04614-6112
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Blue Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 207-374-2300
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