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The Northern Restaurant

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3969 Golden Road, Mile 19 Golden Road, Millinocket, ME 04462
+1 207-447-5803
10:00 - 18:00
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

Hiked the 100 miles of wilderness and had not had 'real' food in ten days.Waitress Angela was friendly. The food came out promptly and it was delicious! I ordered the buffalo wings and they were done to perfection. They also have a hiker plate which is a double cheeseburger and mozzarella sticks. They also have a bar! Very fair prices!!

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Reviewed 14 July 2014

After visiting the ice caves, my kids and I were hungry and The Northern Restaurant was a welcome site! The food was great - the onion rings had just the right amount of cornmeal in the batter and the onion itself was perfectly cooked. My salad was crisp and cold, just the way I like it and my son's wings... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2013

we were there on a Sunday afternoon. It was fairly busy with hikers and rafters stopping by. There is no other restaurant anywhere nearby. The sandwiches were very good. The only drawback was there was only one very busy waitress and only one cook. Everything took a long time. Happy with the food though.

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Abolbridge, Manager at The Northern Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for stopping in. Glad you enjoyed your meal. We're working on the slow service. We are a ways from town and it's been a challenge getting a full crew. Your review is certainty appreciated. Please come visit again and let us know how we're doing. For 2014 we will continue our daily twin lobster specials and we are expanding... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3969 Golden Road, Mile 19 Golden Road, Millinocket, ME 04462
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Millinocket
  • Phone Number: +1 207-447-5803
We are a seasonal restaurant open mid January to April 1. Then we re-open Memorial day to Columbus Day.We are located at the base of Mt Katahdin's "Abol Slide" at Abol Bridge on the West Branch of the Penobscot River. We abut Baxter State Park and the Appalachian Trail and snowmobile route ITS86 go right past our front door.Newly built in 2012. We specialize in Lobster and on site smoked meats in Maine's remote Northwoods.

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