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Route 66

21 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1809
+1 207-288-3708
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“fries” (88 reviews)
“burger” (91 reviews)
“lobster” (72 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1809
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Reviewed yesterday

Had some Burgers and Shakes in there,which were real good,really neat place with lots of Memorabilia.

Thank Marion G
Reviewed 2 days ago

I ordered a hummus sandwich that was very good, however they put it on bread instead of a wrap. It was probably the messiest thing I have ever eaten - but delicious! My boyfriend had a burger and it was also good. The fries were...More

Thank ddallas1969
Reviewed 3 days ago

it was your typical tourist trap, not terrible but not what we were hoping for, just average food, service was good.

Thank michael m
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were starving for bluberry pancakes and good sausage accompanied by Maine maple syrup. The breakfast was exactly what we wanted but too much food! I recommend it and will eat there again hen I return to Bar Harbor.

Thank Pennydenny3
Reviewed 4 days ago

So, we've been coming up to Bar Harbor for a long, long time. Last year we visited Rt. 66 after being away for a number of years, hoping it was still up to standards. Indeed it was. (See my review from last Sept. 2016 for...More

Thank fscott45
Reviewed 4 days ago

They accommodated 18 of us in an alcove that was super. Large portions. We all chose different plates - from lobster to hamburger to pizza to salad. Everyone was happy with their meal. The salad (beet) was a bit lackluster/flavorless, the onion rings could have...More

Thank peachome1
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a great place to eat, we ate there for lunch, I had the chicken sandwich and my husband had the fish, both came with a small basket of fries. The staff was friendly and they answered the few questions that we had. Always...More

Thank TAMiller1964
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We live on MDI and venture to Bar Harbor a few times a summer, we hadn't been to Freddies in years so we ate-sort of ate there. It was 6:30 when we arrived on a Friday night and they were very very slow. Hostess was...More

Thank Danielle G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wings are amazing, drinks are great and Morgan's service is excellent, she was very knowledgeable about the menu and was on top of every request I had

Thank Erin W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our curiosity was what initially led us to grab a light lunch at Rt 66 because of the giant, impossible-to-miss taxi on the front of the building. The inside was filled with collectibles from the 50s and 60s with something to catch your eye at...More

Thank DNase75
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28 July 2016|
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Response from acadia98 | Property representative |
Yes we have several items on our menu marked GF for Gluten Free in addition any of our sandwiches can be put on Gluten Free Bread and we even have a Gluten Free Pizza!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1809 (Formerly Freddies Route 66)
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-3708
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Route 66 Restaurant offers one of the largest menus in Bar Harbor. Stop in for lunch and try one of our signature Cadillac Burger's or get your fill of Fresh Maine Lobster with our Lobster Trap, a traditional Fresh Maine Lobster Roll served with a cup of Maine Lobster Bisque.Our Dinner menu offers something for everyone from Burger's and Salads to Hand Cut Steaks, Homemade Slow Roasted BBQ Ribs to a Fresh Maine Seafood Pasta. We also offer a bar area with nine-draft lines specializing in locally brewed beer. For your sweet tooth try one of our famous 50's style Milkshakes.
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