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Oak Street Bistro

3 Oak St, Alfred, ME 04002-3453
+1 207-324-9700
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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3 Oak St, Alfred, ME 04002-3453
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Bistro is a great restaurant in Alfred Maine. The decor is mission style, beautiful woodwork and lighting. A large stone fireplace flanks the cozy bar/dining room. The owner is there to greet guests and ensure the staff provides excellent service. Bar is well stocked...More

Thank Karrie M
Reviewed 22 October 2017

My lady and I desided to revisit this fine establishment. The place was busy. Staff is freindly, meal was delicious We will be back.

1  Thank Eric o
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We tried this restaurant in lovely historic Alfred based on wanting to take a scenic ride during foliage season and the reviews posted here. We were not disappointed with our lunch. Our waitress was superb and when I got french fries instead of onion rings,...More

Thank Blueyes1119
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We were camping nearby and saw this place while out on a supply run so we decided to grab lunch. I had the Thanksgiving Dinner special, and the turkey was amazingly moist. The squash was different with a hint of maple and it was yummy....More

Thank Mammoth45
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Came in with my son's soccer team and their families. We were in a tournament close by and with a couple of hours between games decided on a sit down meal. Everyone placed their orders, orders came out. Two kids ordered hamburgers from the kids...More

Thank acchapp
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great atmosphere! Usually great service. The food preparation and taste can be wonderful or ordinary. It seems to depend upon the dish and the chef's influence? The bread is good! The cocktail's are lovely.

1  Thank robintgaug
Reviewed 27 August 2017

great place to have dinner. waitresses were very professional, food was really good. the only issue was it is expensive for the average person. atmosphere really good.

Thank jim b
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This restaurant has been here for generation. Occasionally run by a new propriortor and some times renamed. The food is always excellent and on selected nights there is entertainment. Reservations should not be needed. This is a favorite of the civics crowd. Large banquet hall...More

Thank Desertis
Reviewed 5 August 2017

I started with a wonderful onion soup and continued on to a delicious half a chicken roasted to perfection, plus very tasty mashed potatoes and green beens. My husband enjoyed the chowder and the french dip sandwich. The servings were plentiful. We ended on a...More

Thank Rowena H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Six of us went here for drinks, apps and dinner. We ordered a variety of items as it was our first visit here. The mussels and nachos were just marginal. The onion rings and onion sour were very good. Two of us had prime rib....More

Thank jhanks2016
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That is definitely a good question to ask the person-in-charge but I know I enjoy the live music currently provided by the hired musicians there now. As a patron, I would be in favor of it. As the saying goes: The... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Oak St, Alfred, ME 04002-3453
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Alfred
  • Phone Number: +1 207-324-9700
  • E-mail
Nestled in the quintessential New England town of Alfred, Maine, Oak Street Bistro offers a warm and inviting experience. Regardless of your culinary preference, we invite you to enjoy a relaxing drink, delight in our diverse dinner menu, even entertain a gathering of friends and celebrate life in style.
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