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17 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1845
+1 207-288-9706
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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17 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1845
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Reviewed yesterday

Local Bruce told us to seek out the bar on the second floor at this restaurant for the best HH in town. He was quite right. A gorgeous wooden paneled bar with an excellent bar tender. We ate some crab stuffed mushrooms that were delicious....More

Thank CS1Portland
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had the early bird lobster, clam chowder, wild rice an asparagus and it was very good. Ate upstairs, table by window with the perfect view.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place was delicious with great view of harbor! Would highly recommend to anyone looking for very fresh local food!

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We made our reservation for a Saturday night meal with Rick and were greeted warmly upon arrival Ben our server was prompt, effecient and friendly. Our good was prepared to our satisfaction and was delicious. Gslyn's is an excellent place to have a great meal....More

Thank Fredton
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Of all the places I've eaten in Bar Harbor, Galyn's would come in 1st place for best service and 2nd place for best food and drinks. While it was not anyone's favorite food per se, we were all satisfied and enjoyed our meal. My blueberry...More

Thank ErinGoBraugh97
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife Pam & had lunch at Galyn's after touring Acadia National Park. The food was great & the service equally great. What views too! I highly recommend for a quick lunch or dinner.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We started our meal with a cup of lobster bisque, which was fabulous. The tossed salad included with my entrée was perfectly crisp and cold with just enough dressing. I then had the Seafood Linguini which was good overall. The shrimp and scallops were excellent...More

Thank Weezi67
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice restaurant, well located, thouh they make a big deal about getting a window view and while the view is nice, I wouldn't call it a selling point... it's a view you can get all day long, for free, from the park. The food was...More

Thank MissAlexx
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice atmosphere, pleasant servers, good food. The only things the dropped Galyn's to 4 stars from 5 would be that the lobster was a bit under-cooked and the prices are a bit on the high side.

Thank Terry L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food with typical higher prices for resort areas. Table cloths and some views . Reservation for sure in summer

Thank Jacki F
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16 October 2017|
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Response from Frank S | Reviewed this property |
Most likely they are open, do not think you would need a reservation. You might want to check there website for hours. You will surly enjoy your meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1845
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-9706
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