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Mama DiMatteo's

) #46 of 87 Restaurants in Bar Harbor €€ - €€€ Italian
34 Kennebec Pl, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1804
+1 207-288-3666
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“pasta” (29 reviews)
“bread” (27 reviews)
“bean dip” (3 reviews)
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34 Kennebec Pl, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1804
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Reviewed 3 days ago

On our seventh visit to Bar Harbor we ate ate old favorites the first two nights, but on the third it was raining, so we chanced this nearby spot. It wasn't crowded. Pleasant greeting. Then "bread," which was fresh-baked foccacia with a dish of olive...More

Thank sacrebleu62
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband & I go here at least once & often more when we visit Bar Harbor (we've been visiting since the 1990's, but can't remember when we first discovered Mama D's)-- which is almost every year. The food is really delicious, the service is...More

Thank LEMB7350
Reviewed 6 days ago

Overall, terrible experience. My wife and I dined here during our stay as we wanted to get away from seafood, and this restaurant didn't seem as crowded. Bad call! We can see why this is far behind on Trip Advisor, and that some reviewers from...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to try Mama Dimatteo's one more time. We were not overly impressed the last time but it being only April in Bar Harbor- not a lot of things are open so we decided sure. The restaurant was not overly busy on this Saturday...More

Thank mazooo
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We recently had dinner at Mama Dimatteos and it was fantastic. We had not been in several years and decided to give it a try, so glad we did. Our food was delicious. Best mac and cheese and their homemade bleu cheese salad dressing is...More

Thank stacie g
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

With many places closed during the winter in Bar Harbor, the restaurant selection becomes limited after a few nights stay. Thus, we found ourselves trying out Mamas. Following the complimentary white bean hummus, for starters, the Haddock cake was good and fluffy, but the semi...More

1  Thank hurlp
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Location - Right in downtown Bar Harbor just off the park square. Easy to walk to and plenty of parking around it. Food - The food was pretty good. I didn't feel the need to make that our "go to" spot for the time we...More

Thank TravelingShanti
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Visited here on a cold November night. Cozy, friendly and great old school Italian. Definitely recommend for off the beaten tourist track!

Thank PaulRobert
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We were in the middle of tourist season, but we're able to get a reservation here on short notice. The Italian food was great. Nice sized portions. They give a side of pasta with everything. The homemade bread is delicious. The wine selection wasn't great...More

Thank LawGod2
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Great "old school" Italian food. Comfortable non pretentious setting serving up traditional Italian fare and specials on a nightly basis. All good and the "value proposition" is great.Does not receive the hype and attention that other Main St. establishment, which are not as good, receive....More

Thank Charles C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Kennebec Pl, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1804
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-3666
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