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Mache Bistro

321 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1641
+1 207-288-0447
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hanger steak” (38 reviews)
“duck confit” (42 reviews)
“pain perdu” (15 reviews)
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American, Fusion
321 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1641
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife booked dinner here for my 50th Birthday for two. It is a cozy place and it was nice to have a quiet conversation in between the hustle and bustle of Bar Harbor. We started with fried brussel sprouts for an appetizer. They were...More

1  Thank Archrn
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were a party of two couples who ordered 3 entrees and 7 small plates between us. We decided every dish was outstanding! Quality ingredients, visually appealing, and delicious. I was very impressed with their vegetarian options, but would like to see more vegan and...More

1  Thank capecodwahine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is amazing. Service , food all more than expected. We ate at the bar which is small and cozy. I had the beet salad to start then the small plate quail. All wonderful. My SO had the steak cooked to perfection. Would highly...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only sat at the bar for drinks but the place offered a variety of foods and had an exceptional wine list. It is quaint and cozy and the service was good.

Thank linda201198
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our whole evening at Mache Bistro. It was easy to make a reservation, the service was amazing and the food was delicious. The lobster bisque is something to brag about! In addition both our entrees and dessert were amazing. We left wanting to...More

Thank ArcadiaAZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal. I had the shrimp and chorizo appetizer and the duck confit. Both were excellent. I would definitely go back if in bar harbor again.

Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For four years we have had memorable experiences at Mache. The food is unique, delicious and the menu has a variety of options. Enjoy!

Thank dvalella
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our food at this interesting little restaurant. As we weren't extremely hungry, we had the grilled quail and pork tenderloin skewers starters, both of which were absolutely delicious. Service was very indifferent, however, as it was almost impossible to get our waiter's...More

Thank luvfergie27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in and were welcomed even though we didn't have a reservation. We sat at a bar/counter upstairs and it was so lovely. Our waiter was delightful. He truly loves his job and appreciates the chef's at Mache. We ordered the beet salad and...More

Thank Adrianne33458
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to the old venue of this restaurant a number of times over the years and had always enjoyed it. We always book Havana first, then this place. This was our first time to the new venue, which also seems to have a...More

4  Thank Bonnie S
MacheBistro, Owner at Mache Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Bonnie, Just to clarify a few things- Our menu since moving to out new location 4 seasons ago has doubled in size, so not sure where your impression that it is "new, very brief" is coming from other than you have potentially mis-rememebered your...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1641
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-0447
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Mache is a casual neighborhood bistro in downtown Bar Harbor, Maine. We offer an ever-changing menu:our appetizers, salads, entrees, small plates, and house-made desserts are prepared with the finest produce, freshest seafood, and organic & natural meats available. Full bar and eclectic wine list.
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