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Mainely Meat BBQ

369 State Highway #3, Across from Pirates Cove Mini Golf, Next to Udder Heaven Ice Cream Retreat, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609
+1 207-288-1100
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pulled pork” (66 reviews)
“ribs” (57 reviews)
“potato salad” (28 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
369 State Highway #3, Across from Pirates Cove Mini Golf, Next to Udder Heaven Ice Cream Retreat, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609
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Reviewed yesterday

It was late and close to the end of the day, but pulled pork sandwich was very bland with no smoke or flavor. Had to add a generous amount of BBQ sauce to flavor. Pork & beans side seemed to be from a can with...More

Thank z b
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this place and visit it every year on our annual trip to Maine. Food is delicious.. portions are good and good beer selections.

Thank Gigi O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered blueberry pancake. It was so big that we decided to share it. For that they charged is plate charge, so basically we ended up paying almost $5 for one pancake. The taste was not bad.

Thank Meena C
Laura V, Owner at Mainely Meat BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It says it on the menu. We ask that you not share pancakes. If you go into town you will pay 7.50 for a smaller pancake if not more and if you share you will be charged a plate charge.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had supper here and it was awesome! Good quality and huge portions. Some of the best ribs I've had in a long time. Will be back tomorrow!

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the Beer Tour at Atlantic Brewing Company. Mainely Meats is on the same grounds. We had a late lunch there after the tour. We were impressed so we went back again for dinner.

Thank ajkuiper55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to relax and enjoy some really good pulled pork and ribs. The staff is very frenidy and accommodating. They of course offer a great lobster dinner and breakfast. Really Nice place and people.

Thank Tomcat48
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate breakfast here on our recent trip to the area. The blueberry French toast was horrible. My husbands blueberry pancakes were ok. The waiter never came back and asked how everything was and we had to flag down another server to get our bill....More

Thank pljawill
Lipstickonapig, Owner at Mainely Meat BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Let me know the day and who the server was that waited on you so I can speak to them. But very unprofessional to mention another resturaunt so I will ask this to be taken down. This is a first for us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We didn't want to go into Bar Harbor and the crowd so after reading reviews of this BBQ, we decided to give it a try. It was conveniently located to the Best Western too. We shared a full rack of ribs along with potato salad,...More

Thank RNMom24742
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here over labor day weekend and we loved the food. There was plenty of it as well. We had great service and believe me they were very busy. If you love BBQ, I highly recommend Mainely Meat.

Thank piercka1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did not consider this place at first for breakfast, but we were pleasantly surprised; nice selection and good service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 369 State Highway #3, Across from Pirates Cove Mini Golf, Next to Udder Heaven Ice Cream Retreat, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-1100
  • E-mail
Family friendly, Breakfast,lunch and dinner. We have a huge outdoor patio that is very dog friendly. We have corn hole, a big Jenga, and a hook and ring game outside. plenty of parking. Heaters outside for the cooler weather. Food is smoked everyday on sight. This is a family owned business. Although we are related to the Mainely Meat BBQ in Town Hill we are separate businesses and owner. The owners are almost always on premise either cooking or helping out front. Please say hi. We hope you enjoy your visit with us.
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