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130 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1410
+1 207-288-2808
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, great service. Lots of lobster takes on breakfast staples plus plenty of sweet options too. There was a crowd but they move people through quickly. Come hungry, the portions are generous. Great way to fill up before a day hiking in the park.

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Thank ChereGoes
Downers Grove, Illinois
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234 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I truly don't understand all those great reviews. Staff was feather rude, food mediocre, space very crowded. There are better options in town.

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Thank BeeLittle
Maine
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This meal was incredible and that description does it no justice. Went here for a late Sunday morning breakfast. First time visit and was not disappointed. Environment was warm and welcoming and wait staff was very attentive. Started breakfast with a blueberry and raspberry smoothie. Very tasty. We both had the special of the day, a portobello, bacon and swiss... More 

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Palmerton, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Loved this restaurant the first three times I was there. Fourth time, awful. Food pretty okay. The wait was long (not a big deal). But the wait staff forgot to come back to us many times. They let us sit at a table for about 20 minutes without asking us what we'd like to drink and then when they came... More 

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Thank Chelsea H
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

2 Cats was recommended to us by a friend when we went to Maine and we ended up going twice we enjoyed it so much. Cute atmospheric restaurant, only downsides were that parking is a bit of a challenge to find nearby and the staff seemed a bit standoffish. Nevertheless the food was great and prepared very quickly. We especially... More 

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Thank Ybrik596
Marblehead, Massachusetts
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452 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

On a recent cold January morning we had a wonderful breakfast at 2 cats before heading out to hike in the Park. The food was outstanding and the service excellent. We enjoyed an omelet and a breakfast burrito (burrito could be a little spicier, but not bad for New England!). Coffee is good and hot. Atmosphere in an older house... More 

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Thank smthibs
Lafayette NJ
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

They are only open for limited hours but can't be beat for a good meal to start the day. Sort of eclectic menu but food always fresh and well prepared..

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Thank robertem956
Woonsocket, Rhode Island
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65 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We had breakfast after an early morning sunrise at Cadillac Mt. Luckily not a long line in the early morning, but now I know why so busy. It's a cute, cozy restaurant in several different rooms. Love the cat knickknacks.I had eggs with the biscuits- served with strawberry butter. Friends had wonderful (they said) pancakes. Will go next time in... More 

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Thank kafiagirl
Bodegraven
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84 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

As this restaurant is situated in a former house there are several rooms, corridors, nooks and corners. Being seated next to the restroom did not help. Food was good and tasty. Staff was kind of obligatory or busy.

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Thank Blok
San Diego, California
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Wonderful, big portioned breakfast. The hash was excellent but the Lobster eggs benedict was divine! Friendly and attentive staff. Go early, the lines get long!

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Thank Steven C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 13:00
Monday
07:00 - 13:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 13:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 13:00
Thursday
07:00 - 13:00
Friday
07:00 - 13:00
Saturday
07:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1410
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-2808

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?