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Fathom - CLOSED

6 Summer St, Corner of Cottage & Bridge Streets, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1424
+1 207-288-9664
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
29 Nov 2015
“Absolutely Amazing”
11 Nov 2015
“Best in Town”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6 Summer St, Corner of Cottage & Bridge Streets, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1424
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Reviewed 30 November 2015

Absolutely Amazing!!! I consider my taste in food to be one of the best and I have to say, this place is one of the best restaurants I have ever eaten. Believe it or not there Brussel sprouts are insanely Sriracha and bacon. Cant go...More

Thank Gwalrath55
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

I live and work in the area and being in customer service, I consider it part of my job to eat at various restaurants in order to accurately inform guests what is available. Fathom is , IMHO, the best restaurant on the island and consistently...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed 8 November 2015

if you want to have a change from the lobster shacks and miss some fine dining, this is the place to go. I was a bit hesitated at first but I was glad that we went. the pan-seared in one of the best we've ever...More

1  Thank YCONWEB
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Very nice meal. Good service. Nice outdoor seating available. Easily walkable from downtown. Nicely prepared fish.

1  Thank charles m
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Small but lovely place, with EXCELLENT food. Trendy preparations and presentations, you would expect to be served in a BIG CITY!! A nice walk thru downtown to the little house where it is located, all in a residential neighborhood. Make reservations and GO. You won't...More

1  Thank Virgodream
Reviewed 27 October 2015

I went to Fathom as a solo diner the 2nd to last night of the season. I had tried to make a reservation for the same night earlier in the week, was told that there were none available but that I could try to walk...More

1  Thank Erin P
Reviewed 26 October 2015

My husband and I were there on our honeymoon and wanted to splurge on a nice restaurant. Our B&B recommended this place and we weren't disappointed at all! The decor was a little to be said for. Not my taste.. but the food was excellent....More

2  Thank Angie B
Reviewed 24 October 2015

The romance continued on my recent trip to Bar Harbor when my fiance and I had dinner at a newer restaurant in town, Fathom. After a day of hiking around Acadia National Park we were really looking forward to some lobster and gnocchi! The restaurant...More

1  Thank FoodieOnTheSide
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Delicious and well-presented dishes. Fresh ingredients. Vibrant colors. The lobster gnocchi was my absolute favorite - so flavorful I wish I didn't have to share with my friends (and seriously considered ordering an individual one just for myself on top of the shared portion). Low...More

1  Thank MeteorLight
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Took the family there when we stayed in Bar Harbor. It was more upscale then some of the more casual restaurants in the town. The service was great. Make sure if you make a reservation you cancel within 24 hr or you will be charged...More

Thank Lispony
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 18 - USD 32
Good for
Local cuisine
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
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5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Summer St, Corner of Cottage & Bridge Streets, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1424
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-9664
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Fathom is a casually refined restaurant located on the corner of Cottage, Bridge & Summer Streets in Bar Harbor, Maine. We use only the highest quality produce, fish and meats - many sourced locally or from specialty purveyors. Our bar is stocked with fine wine, spirits, Maine made beer, and hand crafted cocktails. Chef Brandon Sanders' authentic cuisine is infused with tradition yet energized by craft and creativity. Please join us for a memorable dining experience away from the hustle and bustle of downtown.
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