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Stewman's Downtown Lobster Pound

35 West St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1825
+1 207-288-0346
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster” (668 reviews)
“blueberry pie” (175 reviews)
“potatoes” (94 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
35 West St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1825
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Reviewed yesterday

About 10 of us spent a weekend camping in Acadia and decided to check out Bar Harbor before heading home. Our service was excellent- props to Jenna for being on top of everything for a huge party! They had gluten-free options and a separate menu...More

Thank JenFitz589
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a nice lunch here overlooking the harbor and received a discount when showing our light house tour/boat ride ticket stub. The view was nice, service and food excellent. The Lobster Roll and Halibut here were our best lunches the whole vacation. The blueberry...More

Thank Islands4me22
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had the lobster dinner which was very good. It was the first time I had a whole lobster, so I didn't know what I was doing, but the waitress was very helpful. Dinner included lobster, mussels, corn on the cob, potatoes, clam chowder and blueberry...More

Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The only thing better than the food was the service. Jenna made it a great experience, offering to put her gloves on if we needed help. Thanks Jenna, if we make it back to Bar Harbor, that will be on the to do list.

Thank Peteb37
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The service was friendly and the food was delicious. I liked that they would serve the lobster after taking the meat out of the shell first!

Thank mmtcbt
Management response:Responded yesterday

Thanks for joining us- you can get your lobster shelled or de-shelled; whatever strikes your fancy. Please join us again on your next visit ot Bar harbor

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

5 of us went tonight and all enjoyed our various apps and meals.I had the Gorgonzola and Steak salad and it was excellent even the lemonade was noteworthy. Rob was our waiter and he was one of the best I've ever encountered.All the staff were...More

Thank Jimmie K
Management response:Responded yesterday

Thank you for the great comments and recognizing Rob. We are very fortunate to have a great team there. Look forward to serving you again in the future

Reviewed 3 days ago

The blueberry pie was extremely good! The waitstaff took the lobsters out of the tank for my kids to touch that made their day! The atmosphere outside is neat but the wind was bad when we were there. Our dinner was OK, I got the...More

Thank AJ G
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for your comments and we will look into improving our Caesar. Glad our staff extended themselves to your children. We hope to see you when you return to Bar Harbor

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good food, cheerful staff. Crowded at usual meal times but fun at unusual hours when the view is as good as it gets.

Thank rejuvenator2
Management response:Responded 3 days ago

very glad you appreciate the many aspects of Stewman's especially the food and staff. Please come back soon

Reviewed 5 days ago

We sat outdoors and it was warm and with a great view. I ordered the lobster bisque which I enjoyed. I ordered the lobster roll and did not enjoy it--I got the warm version and it wasn't very warm and it was fishy instead of...More

Thank luckyrab7
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

The chef and I sincerely appreciate your input on the food items and they will be addressed. I hope you give us another opportunity to show you what the Stewman's experience should be. When you come back ask for Bob

Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a wonderful experience at Stewman's. Matt, the bartender, is amazing! Their lobster bake is delicious, as is the whoopie pie sundae! Not to miss!

Thank Spencer B
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Thank you for the kind remarks and Matt is great. We hope to see you again soon at Stewman's Downtown or Stewman's at The Regency

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 32
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 West St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1825
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-0346
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