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Colonel's Restaurant and Bakery

143 Main St., Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04662
+1 207-276-5147
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (88 reviews)
“donuts” (65 reviews)
“fish chowder” (32 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
143 Main St., Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04662
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch on what turned out to be one their last open days of the season. Some items were no longer available, but we managed well with what was in stock. These included BLT, dockhand burger, lobster roll were all very good —...More

Thank J--Harpswell
Reviewed 6 days ago

There are not many restaurants on the quiet side of Acadia so The Colonel's was a great find. The seafood, salads, burgers and service were all great. We enjoyed it so much we came back a few days later after hiking in Acadia.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a tiny place to eat but has wonderful variety, not just seafood! You also can come in and just get ice cream.

Thank 423betteh
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our dinner here. There was no wait and the service was prompt. I had a pizza which had a nice fluffy crust.

Thank 08lj
Reviewed 1 week ago

While cruising Acadia N.P. we got hungry and didn't want to fight the crowds in Bar Harbor. Landed at this sweet little restaurant. Glad we did. Service was perfect; food was great and prices reasonable. Would revisit again without hesitation.

Thank Bob E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Freshly caught salmon and Maine blueberry pie were delicious. Our waitress, Britt, was hospitable and helpful on everything from the menu to sightseeing in the area. We had a great time

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed breakfast here twice at the recommendation of our hotel. Good selection, food, and service. Also has an attached bakery.

Thank Bill J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying in Northeast Harbour and ate at this restaurant 3 times.On all occasions the service was excellent and the food even better.We had 2 fantastic fish meals the Scallops were the best we had all holiday,this restaurant is well worth a visit.

Thank gilesLondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

everything is homemade and super delicious but beware they'ere closed for the Winter check the schedule before you visit

Thank 670stefr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small town restaurant with good food and friendly staff. The lunch lobster portion was perfect for mid day.

Thank FamilyVacation3151
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Jacqueline S
21 February 2015|
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Response from SteveKinNS | Reviewed this property |
According to Facebook, they are closed until later in the spring. Check out their Facebook page.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 Main St., Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04662
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Mount Desert  >  Northeast Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-276-5147
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