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The Blue Bird Ranch Restaurant

78 Main St, Machias, ME 04654-1150
+1 207-255-3351
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
78 Main St, Machias, ME 04654-1150
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stopped in for supper. Had the Haddock Filet entree and it was a huge piece of fish and thick and the wife had the Haddock nuggets with fresh cut fries. We also had the broccoli slaw which was made from all fresh veggies. The deserts...More

Thank Craig B
Reviewed 3 days ago

We came in here late evening after being turned away at the closer place (Helen's) - apparently they were closed. The staff here were exceptionally welcoming and friendly, and the meal was very good for a small hometown diner. Would definitely recommend over the other...More

Thank Dan J
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've eaten at the Bluebird many times, usually for dinner, and am seldom disappointed (it does get crowded and a bit crazy during the Blueberry Festival sometimes). There are a lot of choices on the menu, and they've always been very good. I went to...More

Thank Holly22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate dinner one snowy night in January when every other business was closed. Our dinners were excellent!! Staff was very courteous and attentive. Dessert was outstanding. We recommend the Blue Bird for fine family dining at a reasonable price!!

Thank Patty W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Frequented by locals. Delicious omelettes. Breads baked on site. Huge donuts. Baked on site. Staff alert to diners need. Orders filled in a timely manner.

Thank carlka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had no prior knowledge of this restaurant when we arrived on town to stay a week, stopped for dinner based on large number of Maine vehicles in lot. Service and food was excellent, had very filling portions, highly recommend you stop here. We will...More

Thank charlesk937
Reviewed 10 July 2018

First time eating at this restaurant and it didn’t disappoint. French toast, blueberry pancakes, scrambled eggs, bacon and cinnamon roll. It was one of the best breakfasts Ithat we’ve eaten and we have travelled and ate at a lot of restaurants. Not only is the...More

Thank rtdaigle
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We stopped by the Blue Bird Ranch Restaurant on the recommendation of some friends who fish the waters out Machias way. I am glad we did. The Blue Bird offers quality diner food at fair prices. Our server was delightful and charming. I would definitely...More

Thank Aaron C
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We enjoyed a delicious breakfast here on a recent road trip Downeast, The service was great and the food, while basic breakfast fare, was really excellent. The parts that really stood out were the home fries which you can request deep fried or grilled and...More

Thank nucenturion
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Not sure if it was my husband's ethnicity, but the entire restaurant felt very cold. Had to wait for the waitress to take our order, had to wait for the coffee, had to ask to have our table wiped off. Finally left without getting our...More

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22 July 2017|
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Response from Denise E | Reviewed this property |
When my husband was staying in the area, he went there for dinner. He says he saw other people get take out.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Main St, Machias, ME 04654-1150
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Machias
  • Phone Number: +1 207-255-3351
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