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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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“duck” (58 reviews)
“scallops” (100 reviews)
“poached pear” (19 reviews)
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American, Fusion
321 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1641
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Long day of hiking and climbing brought us to Mache. Very personable wait staff. Nice porch dining with a great menu with vegetarian options. Wine list extraordinarily brilliant.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Service was fantastic. Our waiter explained the menu and portion sizes for each section. Small plates, anchovies dish and the salmon carpaccio were delish. Loved the mussels appetizer, which was more than enough to share between four. My favorite dish was the main course, lentils...More

Thank YAYA014
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This was our first visit to Mache Bistro. Dinner was absolutely perfect. Every dish was beautiful and delicious. We loved the fresh ingredients and the creativity of the chef. We would definitely recommend this lovely place to friends.

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Three nights in Bar Harbor, and tonight was the best. The four of us sampled about nine of the small plates, apps, and large plates and went from high point to high point. The Albariño and Carrillo Tempranillo wines were excellent. We couldn’t resist trying...More

Thank J--Harpswell
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This restaurant came well recommended by the innkeeper of our B&B and we were not disappointed. Our server was hospitable and friendly. The food was delicious and attractively presented. I enjoyed the kale salad and duck leg confit. I had had a late lunch so...More

Thank ewstradtman
Reviewed 15 October 2017

A small room. We had good service from Mindy. Scallop entree was the highlight of this visit. Beet appetizer was very good as well. Not large portions, but high quality. A good place for dinner.

Thank Donald A
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Mache Bistro is a few blocks down Main Street away from the waterfront, it is in a converted house - with dining areas upstairs and down. When you walk in the front door, the hostess (owner?) is positioned in the foyer. There are small intimate...More

Thank jbaker1859
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We enjoyed a very interesting meal at Mache Bistro in the heart of Bar Harbor. The appetizers were especially unique and tasty. The entrees of scallops and a HUGE pork chop were YUMMY!

Thank mcgolfer
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Ate here with my wife yesterday. All the food was top quality and well prepared. I had the steak au poivre and the poached pear with honey and chèvre. The steak was delicious although not really "au poivre". Very good just the same. The poached...More

Thank bjgiff
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A delightful restaurant with a contemporary menu. Altho the Rose I selected was unavailable, all else was great. Congenial server explained all nicely. Seared Brussels sprouts to start were tasty albeit a little firm. Pumpkin seed dusted scallops were perfectly prepared. Mushroom risotto entrée thrilled...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • 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, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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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