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4 Clark Point Rd, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4410
+1 207-244-4550
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (42 reviews)
“risottos” (14 reviews)
“meatloaf” (22 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
4 Clark Point Rd, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4410
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1 - 10 of 568 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The service was prompt and friendly and the food choices included traditional seafood but also some unique options like the delicious fig jam risotto. A good choice for dinner.

Thank BishopSteve
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a very good meal here, reasonably prices, great service. Ate here last year and felt the same -- good atmosphere.

Thank MSM498
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed both breakfast and dinner at Sips. We arrived early for breakfast and seating wasn't a problem. We found the food well prepared and the staff pleasant.. We also arrived early for dinner and we're glad we did. Shortly after there...More

Thank Harold C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We own vacation cottages in the area and so have tried Sips a number of times. Although we do have guests who enjoy the place, we ourselves have not had a good overall experience here. The service is slow and the food seems overpriced. We...More

Thank Joy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sips is a great place for lunch. Haven't tried for dinner. I had the best chicken ceasar salad I've ever had! However, they were super busy with every table taken there were only two servers handling everyone. They did a great job but perhaps management...More

Thank tbev576
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sips got us in on short notice. They were very busy, but we had a wonderful meal even though the seating was sort of cramped.

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I will preface this with saying that as a retired fine dining chef I set the bar higher than most people will. The biggest complaint about this pretty little restaurant is that the hostess had no idea what she was doing. I know it's probably...More

1  Thank Donna C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife and I ate at the bar to get a seat. Busy spot suggest getting a reservation. My swordfish was well prepared.

1  Thank Jim R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was tasty but not as good as expected. I had the oatmeal with nuts and dried fruit. It was only dried fruit. I also had poached eggs on toast and that was tasty.

Thank Burnsc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious meal at Sips. Lobster croissant and Reuben sandwich- both were excellent. Also the service was great. I would go back again.

1  Thank Cheryl F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Clark Point Rd, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4410
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Southwest Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-244-4550
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