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Solo Bistro

Certificate of Excellence
American, Contemporary
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128 Front St, Bath, ME 04530-2607
+1 207-443-3373
17:00 - 21:00
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Wed - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Bath, Maine
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54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Scandinavian based decor tastefully done. Small and varied menu but still hard to choose or go wrong with your choice. The Frits and hanger steak has been my favorite for years. Save room for desert.

Thank John M
Lewiston, Maine
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145 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

It was difficult to see the restaurant on this snowy night, but we found it with GPS. We were instantly seated and truly enjoyed the fine food and excellent service.

Thank Barbara O
Savannah, Georgia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

New menu written daily and only the freshest food available will be prepared and served. On Wednesday they give you a prefix which includes a 3 course dinner and dessert. Food melts in your mouth as you savor every bite!

Thank Tamanose
Augusta, Maine
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78 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Our party really enjoyed the food and the service here. The place itself is really small and if you are claustaphobic, this place probably isn't for you. You are very, very close to other patrons, even having to get up from your chair so they can get in or out of their space! Other than that small issue, this restaurant... More 

Thank Orelia H
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92 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We have long wanted to dine at Solo but are seldom in the Bath area in the evening so since we were staying nearby decided this was our chance! After a day roaming around Boothbay Harbour, Wiscasset, etc. we wandered around Bath (a charming place) before our reservation at Solo. We were greeted well and seated and had a chat... More 

Thank PBMaritimer
Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

My husband and I went to Bath for a short getaway in September. Our hotel had recommended four other places. Through TripAdvisor, we found Solo Bistro and - thanks to other reviewers - gave it a try. Our dinners were delicious, so much so, we went back a second night. The food was interesting, very good, beautifully prepared and served... More 

Thank nanp494
New Hampshire
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We chose Solo Bistro based on others' reviews. It deserves its fine ratings. The food was great and much was locally sourced. Imagine fresh oysters from the last town you drove through! Desserts were heavenly. Solo is definitely the best restaurant in this charmingly historic downtown.

Thank pennv
Munich, Germany
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This is a very cost restaurant with a very innovative menu, great variety and everything very fresh. There is also an interesting wine menu with nice selection of European wines in addition to US options. The salted caramel ice cream was divine . The servers were also friendly and knowledgeable

Thank sineadbrowne1972
Haymarket, Virginia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Everything was top-notch at this wonderful example of New England "coastal" cooking, with a modern feel. Local ingredients tasted fresh, and handled with love and imagination. Presentation couldn't have been better..truly a gourmet kitchen staff. And a special thanks to such a warm, friendly, well-trained staff for making 'strangers' feel at home among the locals.

Thank Bennett M
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Outstanding experience. Nice staff, excellent menu and wine list. Great service. Well prepared meals served to each of our party of four. Of perhaps a dozen restaurants visited by our family group over a ten day vacation, this was the standout locale. This was a delight to find, and illustrates the old bromide about how some of the best establishments... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 30
American, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Front St, Bath, ME 04530-2607
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +1 207-443-3373

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