BANGOR

EPI SUB offers a big variety of sandwiches along with vegetarian dishes and daily specials. There is outdoor seating for you and your dog.

GLACOMO'S makes both American and Italian sandwiches. Their motto is "High quality ingredients make the best sandwiches." You can eat outside with your dog.

JAVA JOE'S
, open year round, serves American, Thai, and Polynesian food. Your can get breakfast all day or a lunch that includes organic produce, fresh pastries, and daily specials. There is outdoor dining for you and your pooch.

PADDY MURPHY'S PUB serves lunch and dinner with live entertainment, a children's menu, vegetarian dishes and daily specials. There is outdoor dining.

BAR HARBOR


BAR HARBOR INN TERRACE RESTAURANT next to the Town Wharf is an elegant, expensive restaurant that welcomes well-mannered dogs.

BAR HARBOR LOBSTER POUND
features breakfast all day, a children's menu, vegetarian dishes, and daily specials in a come-as-you-are environment. Eat with your dog outside.

CAFE THIS WAY offers unique, eclectic food and ambiance for breakfast and dinner with niceties such as vegetarian dishes, organic produce, specialty coffees, fine wine, and daily specials. Your dog can join you on the outdoor patio.

CHINA JOY RESTAURANT offers all your favorite Asian dishes, including wonton soup and chow mein. There is outdoor seating for you and your mutt.

CJ'S BIG DIPPER is a friendly ice-cream parlor across from, the Village Green. Outside tables and plenty of benches along Main Street allow you to share a cup of yogurt with your dog.

JACK RUSSELL'S STEAK HOUSE was voted to have the best steak on Mount Desert Island. Open year round, it serves dinners that include diet plates, children's menu, vegetarian dishes, organic produce, fresh fish and early bird specials.  There is outdoor dining for you and your dog.


MAMA DIMATTEOS serves both American and Italian entrees. There is a children's menu along with vegetarian dishes, organic produce, pizza, fresh fish, and bread made right there. There is outdoor dining for you and your dog.




MCKAY'S PUBLIC HOUSE, open year round, serves dinner with live entertainment. There are vegetarian dishes along with organic produce, fresh fish, and bread made on premises. You and your pooch can eat outdoors.

MOTHER'S KITCHEN in Town Hill serves homemade lunches using local ingredients. Look for vegetarian dishes, organic produce, and fresh pastries. At outside with your dog.

OCEAN DRIVE DAIRY BAR is a roadside eatery on the way to Acadia National Park. Edibles include burgers, fish chowder, and ice-cream sundaes. There are plenty of picnic tables for you and your dog.

POOR BOY'S GOURMET RESTAURANT has for over a quarter of a century been a local favorite of diners seeking delicious food at reasonable prices. Featured are lobster, seafood, steak, chicken, vegetarian dishes and Poor Boy's special "Bottomless Bowl of Pasta". Poor Boy's has a full bar and makes what many insist are the best frozen Blueberry Daiquiris in New England. Always on hand are several locally brewed beers on tap.

RUPUNUNI has tables on a patio next to the street that'll accommodate your pooch. Entrees include lobster, the Fisherman's Fried Sampler, littleneck clams, burgers, baby back ribs, and apple-crumb pie.

SIDE STREET CAFE serves breakfast all day along with lunch and dinner. There is live entertainment, a cocktail lounge, a children's menu, vegetarian dishes, organic produce, fresh fish, fresh pastries, and daily specials.Log on to the free WIFI. Eat outside with your dog.

BASS HARBOR


MAINE-LY DELIGHTS serves lunches and dinners featuring diet plates, vegetarian dishes, fresh fish, and daily specials. This place, open for nearly half a century, is famous for its dough boys. Your well-behaved dog is welcome to join you on the patio.

SEAFOOD KETCH is chef-owned and operated. Bread and desserts are homemade. Everything is made on the premises.  Dogs are allowed on the deck. .


BELFAST


DOCKSIDE FAMILY RESTAURANT serves lunch and dinner. The seafood is fresh, the meals homecooked. There is free WIFI. There is seating outside for you and your dog.

THE LOOKOUT BAR, open year round, serves both American and Mexican entrees. There is live entertainment, dancing, a children's menu, vegetarian dishes, pizza and bread made on premises. There are 17 draft lines and a DJ on Friday and Saturday nights.

YOUNGS LOBSTER POUND & SEAFOOD RESTAURANT serves lunch and dinner entrees that include fresh fish and lobster. There are tables outside for you and Fido.

BLUE HILL

THE BOATYARD GRILL serves  fresh, local (whenever possible) food in a unique outdoor setting. This is Blue Hill's only water-view dining. There is a full bar and free WIFI.
 

THE FISHNET RESTAURANT
on Main Street has outside picnic tables where you and your dog can enjoy fresh seafood.

VINERY serves dinners with organic produce and fresh fish. This is a sports bar and home of the Deep Water Brewing Co. There is outdoor seating for you and your K-9 companion.


BREWER

BEEF OF BRADY'S is a family sports bar and eatery providing affordable dining. It's open for lunch and dinner with a full cocktail lounge. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio.

BREWSTER'S FIND FOOD & DRINK, famous for its chicken wings, serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There is a cocktail lounge and daily specials. Open year round. There is free WIFI and outdoor dining on the patio.

HIGH TIDE RESTAURANT AND BAR, which serves Saturday and Sunday brunch, features a raw oyster bar as well as a bloody Mary bar. Open year round, there is summertime outdoor dining for you and your dog beside the scenic Penobscot River.

BROOKSVILLE

BAGADUCE LUNCH
, which offers grandstand seats for viewing the reversing falls of the Bagaduce River, welcomes dogs at any of its riverside picnic tables.


BUCKSPORT

CARRIER'S MAINELY LOBSTER gets seafood and lobster delivered fresh daily. There's outdoor dining for you and your dog.

HARBORVIEW GRILLE serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner year round. You and your dog can eat on the patio.

T-BONES SMOKIN' BBQ uses an original recipe and locally produced products to produce barbecue of the highest possible quality. Choose between take-out and eating at an adjacent picnic table. T-Bones recognizes the importance of slow-smoking pork butts for succulent pulled pork. These butts are cooked for a full half-day. Eat with your dog at a picnic table.



CAMDEN

BAYVIEW LOBSTER RESTAURANT  overlooking the harbor is an excellent seafood restaurant with an outdoor patio where you and your dog can enjoy a good dinner.


CAPPY'S CHOWDER, a reasonably price, well-known local eatery, has a great fondness for dogs. On hand always are doggie water dishes for people eating outside.


COLUMBIA FALLS
PLEASANT RIVER DRIVE-IN is known for fresh seafood and would-famous kettle fries. You can get lunch or dinner with your children's menu, vegetarian dishes, fresh fish, and lobster. Enjoy outdoor dining.

DEER ISLE

THE COCKATOO PORTUGUESE RESTAURANT uses the highest quality product and preparation for its entrees. There is a full cocktail lounge, a children's menu, fresh fish, fresh pastries, bread made on premises, and daily specials. Eat outside with your dog.

EASTPORT


EASTPORT CHOWDER HOUSE
, located at the Deer Isle Ferry Landing, has earned Yankee Magazine's

ROSIE'S HOT DOGS at the Town Wharf has picnic tables wehre you and your dog can consume such favorites as hot dogs, onion rings, french fries, and chili.

ELLSWORTH


BETTY'S HILLTOP HOUSE RESTAURANT serves lunch and dinner along with fine wine and daily specials. It is open year round and is handicapped accessible. Your dog is welcome on the outdoor patio.

CRAZY DAVE'S PIT BBQ specializes in wood-smoked BBQ, Carolina-style pulled pork, spare ribs, beef brisket, whole chicken, sausage, and turkey. There are picnic tables for you and your dog.

ELLSWORTH GIANT SUB offers more than 60 varieties of sandwiches, but for you they'll make whatever you like. There's plenty of parking; buses and campers are welcome. They're open Monday thru Saturday year round. After lunch, drop by the Blueberry Hill Dairy Bar next door for dessert.

JORDAN'S SNACK BAR  is famous locally for its onion rings. Along with hotdogs and burgers, there is a good selection of seafood. Finally, there is an arcade as well as a playground and outside tables for you and your energetic pooch.

PAT'S PIZZA, which has dog-friendly outdoor dining, can seat over 200 diners, Ellsworth's largest capacity. You can get lunch or dinner with a children's menu, pizza, daily specials. There is free WIFI. This is a sports bar.

THAI SANA RESTAURANT, open year round, serves authentic Thai food. Specialties include Thai Sana Salmon, Duck Pad Thai, and Basil Lamb. Open year around, you can eat outside when the weather is nice. Open for lunch or dinner. Your canine companion can join you on the porch.

UNION  RIVER LOBSTER POT RESTAURANT on the banks of the Union River bills itself as Ellsworth's only waterfront restaurant. There are picnic tables for outdoor dining with your K-9 bud.


HANCOCK

If you stay on Rte 1, you'll come to RUTH AND WIMPY'S KITCHEN where quite often you can get the area's best deal on a lobster dinner. Well-mannered dogs on leashes are welcome on the outdoor patio dining area.

Although YU TAKEOUT specializes in unique-to-the-area Korean dishes, you can also get burgers, hotdogs, fried clams, and other Maine seafood delicacies. Where hostess Sonye Carroll really shines, however is in her Korean-style Buffalo wings, her signature egg rolls, wantons, sukiyaki's beef and chicken, wanton and Korean noodle soup, lo mien, sweet potato noodle, fried rice, and Korean hot and sweet and sour pork and chicken.
Outside there are several picnic tables welcoming you and your K-9 consort.


HOLDEN

RED BARN DINER
serves good food in a "feel at home" atmosphere. There is breakfast all day along with lunch and dinner. Check out the children's menu, fresh fish, fresh pastries, and the bread made on the premises. There are picnic tables for you and your dog.

LINCOLNVILLE


THE LOBSTER POUND, is a four-mile long walk along the Rockland waterfront. Starting at Snow Marine Park on Mechanic Street, This footpath leads you along the city streets connecting all the waterfront parks and historical sites from one end of the harbor to the next.

MCLAUGHLIN'S LOBSTER SHACK lets you and your dog eat lunch or dinner on the seawall of the harbor. There is fresh fish, lobster, and imported beer.

LUBEC


FRANK'S DOCKSIDE RESTAURANT offers lunch and dinner along with a children's menu, vegetarian dishes, fresh fish, and daily specials. E-mail: wkorey@myfairpoint.net. There is outdoor seating for you and your dog.

MACHIAS


THE TOWNE FRYER
specializes in Comfort Food and "Real" Doughnuts.you can get breakfast all day as well as lunch. The bread is made on the premises, there are fresh pasteries and daily specials. Eat outside with your mutt.

MILBRIDGE

FISHERMAN'S WIFE CAFE
serves breakfast and lunch and offers live entertainment, a children's menu, fresh fish, fresh pasteries, and daily specials. Eat outside with your dog.

VAZQUEZ MEXICAN TAKE-OUT serves authentic Mexican food. The tortillas are homemade, and you can get vegetarian dishes with your lunch or dinner. You can eat outside with your pooch.


NORTHPORT


COPPER PINE CAFE AT POINT LOOKOUT
serves American, Italian, and French cuisine is a beautiful setting. Come early for breakfast or later for lunch. All sandwiches & burgers are served with gazebo chips. Log onto free WIFI while you eat outside with your dog.


ORLAND
 
The owner of  ORLANDIC SEAFOOD is a fisherman, the owner of his own boat, and every day he brings fresh seafood to this fine establishment. There are picnic tables for you and your dog.

PEMBROKE

CROSSROADS RESTAURANT
is a family-style seafood restaurant attached to a motel of the same name.

PENOBSCOT


 
BAYVIEW TAKE-OUT & MARKET on Bayview Road in Penobscot has Downeast Maine's best haddockburgers. Other notable eats include many varieties of sandwiches, burgers, fried fish, clams, scallops, etc. The best take-out place hereabouts.


PROSPECT HARBOR


The Whoopie Pie is the official Maine Dessert, and nobody makes them better than the gals at TWO SISTERS CAFE & DELI. Co-owner Melissa Harrington describes herself as "a whoopie pie fanatic," and she takes enormous pride in her "amazing pies." Of course, she does many other things almost as well. Everything is made to order from fresh ingredients.  Even the sub rolls are homemade. For people with dogs, there are picnic tables outside.

PERRY

LOBSTER CRATE, a casual seafood eatery that comes highly recommended by locals, has plenty of picnic tables for you and your mutt.

POLAR TREAT, which lets you choose between frozen yogurt, ice cream, or three flavors of soft serve, caters to canines with "doggie dishes" of ice cream topped by a dog bone.

ROCKLAND

SECOND READ BOOKS AND COFFEE
carries a wide selection of used and new books as well as sandwiches, soups, pastries, and locally roasted coffee. Well-behaved dogs are welcome in the sidewalk seating area.


SWEET SENSATIONS
has an outside deck frequented by many people with dogs. Owner Steve Watts says he's known for his dog biscuits, which he makes from scratch.


SARGENTVILLE

EL EL FRIJOLES is a California-style taqueria in Sargentville, Maine. Enjoy fresh local food in a family friendly, median price point eatery. You and your dog can dine outside.



SEARSPORT

COASTAL CAFE & BAKERY promises "Simple Food Done Elegantly." This includes made-from-scratch pastries. Pinwheel puff pastries are the specialty. You can eat outside with your dog.


SEDGWICK

TASHA'S AT PINE RIDGE GOLF CENTER
serves both lunch and dinner along with fresh fish and daily specials. On hand is a large variety of Gifford's Ice Cream. Dogs are welcome.

SOUTHWEST HARBOR


BREAKFAST AT GRUMPY'S serves breakfast all day along with lunch. It's open year round, and is handicapped accessible. Your dog can accompany you on the patio.

CAFE 2 / EAT-A-PITA serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner along with vegetarian dishes, organic produce, fresh fish and pastries, and bread made right there. Your dog is welcome on the outdoor patio.

CAFE DRYDOCK & INN serves American food for lunch and dinner along with live entertainment, daily specials, and early bird specials from a convenient downtown location. Everything is made from scratch. Enjoy outdoor dining with your dog.

QUIETSIDE CAFE & ICE CREAM SHOP
offers way more than meets the eye. This place  serves more than 20 flavors of hard ice cream and yogurt (along with 24-plus flavors of soft serve). On top of that,  there are salads, specialty sandwiches, and what could be Maine's best homemade blueberry and apple pie. In addition to that, there are daily specials, pizzas, and incredible seafood baskets. It's an Ice Cream Shop with a whole lot more! Your well-mannered dog is welcome to join the other outside diners.

SAWYER'S LOBSTER POUND is owned and operated by a Maine lobsterman, guaranteeing fresh product every day. The famous gal (who is on track to sample lobster rolls from every pound in New England) has declared the rolls here to be among the very best. Your dog can join you for lunch.

STONINGTON


FISHERMAN'S FRIEND serves lobster 25 different ways. Open for lunch and dinner and featuring a children's menu, vegetarian dishes, fresh fish, fresh pastries, daily specials, and fine wine. You and your dog can eat outside.

SULLIVAN


Looking for a family-operated, small-town, take-out restaurant with a proven track record? Look no further than TRACEY'S SEAFOOD in Sullivan. Currently operated by a third generation Tracey, it's been open for 18 years in the same location. You can eat in or take out. The Traceys process their own seafood to guarantee you'll get the freshest seafood around. Outside there are picnic tables for you and your canine companion.


TRENTON

 ICE CREAM ACADEMY serves good food, including lobster and crab rolls, hot dogs, and 23 flavors of premium ice cream. There are picnic tables for you and Spot.

LUNT'S GATEWAY LOBSTER POUND specializes in Maine lobster and other fresh seafood but also offers choices for the non-seafood eater. You can eat inside or, with your dog, picnic-style outdoors.


WINTER HARBOR
J.M. GERRISH CAFE is an ice cream parlor with an old-fashioned soda fountain.You can get breakfast all day, and there is a  children's menu ads well as vegetarian dishes, pizza, and daily specials. You and your canine friend can eat outdoors.,

ME & BEN'S is a no-nonsense hotdog stand run by three kids. Their menu lists hotdogs done 14 different ways, including the doot dog (hotdog with pepperoni, pizza sauce & cheese), the slaw dog (hotdog with homemade cole slaw), and the kraut dog (hotdog with sauerkraut, spicy mustard & grilled onions). If there aren't enough, you can create your own dog, using any combination of nine different 50-cent toppings and eight free ones. For dessert, you can choose between Gifford's ice cream or soft serve.



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