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Beale Street Barbeque and Grill

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215 Water St, Bath, ME 04530-2628
+1 207-442-9514
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Phippsburg, Maine
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95 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The BBQ was just too dry for me. Having grown up in the South, I'm a fairly good judge of BBQ and the meat should stand on its own. You should NOT need sauce. This was just too dry on this visit. And it's pretty expensive for a family BBQ joint. I'll give them another try and hope it was... More 

Thank Maine-e-yak_007
Bath, Maine
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Best ribs in Maine. Something for everyone on the menu. Everything must be fresh daily it's so good. Great dinner salads and the pulled pork is top notch. Great tap local beer selection.

Thank John M
Wiscasset, Maine
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I had the best chicken wings (maple barbecue) along with a great sampler platter . Delicious corn bread . I can't wait to go back . Excellent service .

Thank dreamer12432
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This place has great food, a really nice menu and is my favorite place to eat in Bath. Been there 3 times now and always been more than pleased.

Thank Timothy A
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

The Beale Street barbecue never disappoints. My favorite salad is their house salad with Mandarin oranges. There is a friendly, neighborhood feeling to the bar and restaurant. All their barbecue meats are tender and nicely seasoned and the staff is friendly and accommodating. Good place to take company that enjoys a relaxed atmosphere.

Thank marina s
Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Warm food on a cold night! I couldn't turn down the smoked brisket shepherd's pie, with a side of fried green tomatoes. Tender chunks of brisket and a great spicy sauce for the tomatoes. We also had a great brisket cheddar sandwich and some tender smoked pork. The emphasis isn't on the smoky flavor, so don't look for too much... More 

Thank wescoast001
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

DELICIOUS! !! and great music. The ribs, jambalaya and mac and cheese with brisket were all awesome. Beware of the terminator it's to die for. The staff is great too.

Thank Donna F
Essex, Vermont
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425 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Tough to imagine authentic Memphis BBQ in Maine, but it really is true. This spot in downtown Bath is a destination you should not pass up. From ribs to chicken to corn bread to coleslaw, it's all really good. Be sure and go here before any other place when you are undecided on where to eat.

Thank FJDriver
Warren, Maine
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch they were pretty empty. Several waitstaff were very helpful. But I think I was expecting more I had BBQ Cuban with pulled pork was a bit dry. With dab of mustard on top. Season fries were great. It was very clean but bit chilly, prices were bit high. Couple behind us had bill of $62 before... More 

Thank emoir58
Farmingdale, Maine
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent chili, jalapeño cornbread great as alway..fresh food, nice choices on the menu...very, very good service !!! Alway consistently excellent....


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Water St, Bath, ME 04530-2628
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +1 207-442-9514

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