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Black Friar Pub

10 Summer St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1424
+1 207-288-5091
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
10 Summer St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1424
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1 - 10 of 233 reviews

Reviewed 15 October 2017

My wife and I did not have a very good experience at Black Friar Pub. The atmosphere was okay and reflected a good Pub vibe. And the service was okay. But we both did not feel well later that evening after dinner. The food was...More

Thank Leighawillia
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

The bar and restaurant are open to the public, even though it’s a bed and breakfast. We both ordered an item from the special list - halibut and steak Oscar. Both tasted good but weren’t great.

Thank Jaime D
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This place is great. Beautiful building with historical aesthetics. Tom must be a chef because the food he serves is amazing. Would absolutely come here again if we it was available on our next visit.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Visiting Bar Harbor late September, and my wife and I stayed at a rental house a few steps across the street. A great fit for us. We met Tom, owner and chef while we were sitting on our porch one afternoon, and he said that...More

Thank JLG689
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I was facinated by this place when I found it on the Internet. This last trip to Bar Harbor we decided to go. It was not easy to find but once there we loved it. Friendly staff and the food was very good especially the...More

Thank dale3002017
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Black Friar Pub is a bit off the beaten path but still close to Downtown Bar Harbor, near the corner of Cottage and Bridge Street. We were in the mood for a pub style meal on our first night in BH. Our innkeeper said she...More

2  Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Very interesting historical Inn & restaurant. Cute little bar area, small but cozy. Friendly staff, delicious food . Open breakfast & dinner

Thank Beth D
Reviewed 22 July 2017

My husband and I were delighted to find this pub! Unlike other pubs we had been to, this one felt as if we had been transported to Britain. The pub is actually located in a bed and breakfast and the food is prepared by the...More

2  Thank Jeanne G
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Dead on a Friday night. Should have been a tip off. Food took forever to be prepared considering the low customer count, only to be delivered undercooked. Had haddock and potatoes, the fish was about 3/8 inch thick, and still opaque looking. Small portion, big...More

1  Thank NHDebandAl
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

This place is a great find! Use the Trip Advisor App to help navigate if needed. The food is high quality fine dinning taste and the place itself is a cozy pub. We sat near the kitchen which was fun to see them cooking while...More

Thank StLeRu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$32
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Summer St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1424
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-5091
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