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“Nice little casual pub”

The Thirsty Whale Tavern
Ranked #34 of 151 Restaurants in Bar Harbor
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$8 - US$20
Cuisines: American, Deli, Seafood
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Good for: Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Takeout
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Had a very good lobster roll as well as other foods, quick/attentive service, without TOO large portions, they were just right in size.

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Thank Stutzman
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Reviewed 5 August 2014

We wandered in after a day of sea kayaking looking for a bowl of hot chowder and "pub food". Ordered the clam chowder, some fried clams and a green salad which fit the bill perfectly. Chowder was excellent and VERY reasonably priced. A wonderful, simple dinner with no pressure to order alcoholic beverages, great service and comfortable atmosphere. Seems like a "locals" place more than a tourist venue. Most certainly will be back again.

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Thank Jocelyn S
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Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

Stopped while cruising Bar Harbor area. Great seafood appetizers. Some liquors missing from to shelf.

Thank Linda N
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thewhale2007, Owner at The Thirsty Whale Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2014

Thank you for your kind review. I am curious as to which spirits you felt we were missing.
Heather Sorokin

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Reviewed 5 August 2014

very casual dining, hole in the wall but the best fried clams, clam chowder & blackened haddock sandwich on the island

Thank kelly s
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Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

Food was good the service was on the slower side. Took 5 minutes for a server to come over after we were seated. The food has always been good.

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