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11 Central

11 Central St, Bangor, ME 04401-5105
+1 207-922-5115
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (9 reviews)
“shrimp scampi” (8 reviews)
“truffle cake” (3 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Central St, Bangor, ME 04401-5105
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Mid week business travel and found this hidden gem. Salmon was perfectly cooked. Partner had pasta with scampi shrimp, generous portions, pasta cooked al dente. Strawberry shortcake special dessert, huge and very shareable. Fresh berries, fresh whipped cream, homemade shortcake biscuit. Would return again. Exceeded...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to 11 Central on the recommendation of our hotel. We're so glad we did. 11 Central has a perfect vibe that's casual and elegant. Our server, Maggie was attentive without hovering. She was friendly without being overly personal. Perfect, in...More

Thank Diana M
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

An attentive and helpful staff, serving great food in a well decorated room. The restaurant was full with people waiting to be seated but we were not rushed. Compared with the few Bangor restaurants I have eaten in, 11 Central is easily the best. I...More

Thank Sean B
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

What a great spot! Casually chic and comfortable. The sea bass was amazing and my partner had the pistachio chicken. It was rich & creamy & delicious! Wonderful service as well. If I lived here I'd go every week!

Thank Tammy G
Reviewed 10 August 2017

It might be the best restaurant I have been so far in North America. The food was delicate and good and the service was nice and friendly. We had lamb belly shrimps with pasta and sea scallops with spinach. Everything was tasty and delicate. Our...More

Thank belenlo
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have been in Bangor the last two weekends and have eaten at 11 Central twice. We have not had any issues getting seated when we wanted, the staff are attentive and personably and most importantly the food is absolutely delicious. Highly recommend the Bruschetta...More

Thank Dwayne S
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

As Bangor residents we go there several times each year with friends and adult children, some of whom are vegetarians. Nice atmosphere with rotating exhibits by local artists on the walls.

Thank bangorbill2
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Great dining experience. Made a Dark and Stormy for me on request. Mussels appetizer with Cheese and bacon sauce with bread to dip. Sea bass special and Chorizo Gnocchi. Not much to look at out the window, but most attention spent on food. Great time.

Thank 757Pee_Kay
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We have dined at 11 Central numerous times in the past and always had very good food. Our visit 10 days ago was exceptional. The New York Strip steak was as good as I have had at all the big name steak houses. It was...More

Thank Poohpa
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great food, fantastic staff, superb atmosphere - the entire staff came over to congratulate us on our 44th anniversary. One of the best dining spots in Bangor - hands down.

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Suzanne B
15 November 2016|
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Response from Jeff McB from ME | Reviewed this property |
Limited. A couple of entrees (rice & pasta), veggie pizzas, and salads.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Central St, Bangor, ME 04401-5105 (Formerly 11 Central Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-922-5115
We do it all for you. It is about your experience. With the freshest ingredients, prepared with care and intention of excellence and served with knowledge happy people. For you by us
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