Bar Harbor - Pet-Friendly Places


2 Cats Restaurant

130 Cottage St.,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Unless things have changed, they only have one dog-friendly table out front but their breakfast menu is pretty amazing.

Acadia National Park

Mount Desert Island, PO Box 177,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Pet Friendly Acadia National Park in Bar Harbor, ME
Beautiful Park with carriage roads to walk your dogs. This park offers great views of the ocean, mountains and even ponds. Pets may not be left unattended and need to be leashed or otherwise physically restrained at all times. Pets are allowed in all park locations except Sand Beach, Echo Lake Beach, Isle au Haut campground, ladder trails, and inside public buildings. It is requested that dogs are not brought on any ranger-led activities. Service dogs or sight-guiding dogs may accompany their owner to all park locations unless the area is closed to all visitors. The park even offers a restaurant to dine along with your furry friends, Jordan Pond House Restaurant which is right along one of the trails/carriage road.

Acadian Boat Tours

119 Eden Street,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Acadian offers pet-friendly boat tours in and around Acadia National Park: nature cruises, puffin and seabird tours; and tours of Somes Sound. You'll see lighthouses, mansions, spectacular scenery, and hopefully lots of sea life, including porpoises, seals, and eagles. You'll need to keep your pup on a short leash.


198 Main St.,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Pet Friendly Blaze  in Bar Harbor, ME
You're welcome to enjoy the menu which features lots of dishes from their wood-fired oven (as well as a fantastic offering of raw bar choices) with your pooch in tow in the outdoor bar area. Fast and friendly service.

C-Ray Lobster

882 State Highway 3,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
The classic seasonally open Maine lobster shack. All the seating is outside and your pup is welcome. It's all about the lobster but they also have steamed mussels and steamed clams. And a chicken wrap, if you are a total landlubber.

Cafe This Way

14 1/2 Mt. Desert Street,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
A fantastic breakfast place, particularly if you are an omelet or Benedict lover, with tons of choices for customizing your eggs. The dinner menu is wonderfully eclectic, with flavor influences coming from everywhere. You and your pooch can dine together on the porch.

Coffee Hound Coffee Bar

27 Main St.,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Well, honestly, of course they allow dogs! How could they not?! In fact, if you bring your own coffee hound to Coffee Hound Coffee Bar, they'll take a pic of your pooch and post it to their Facebook page!

Cool as a Moose

118 Main Street,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Higher end t-shirt shop in dowtown Bar Harbor. Dogs are welcome inside the store and treated very kindly. They provide a communal dog water bowl outside the store.

Fish House Grill

1 West Street,
Bar Harbor, ME 044609
Classic seafood fare--raw bar, chowder, lots of lobster options, fried clams, fried shrimp, fried haddock, fried scallops. In other words, perfection. Enjoy it all with your pooch outside on their deck.
Request a table outside and enjoy classic steakhouse fare with a beautiful view of the harbor with your pooch. Staff will bring a water bowl on request.

Poor Boy's Gourmet Restaurant

300 Main St.,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Pet Friendly Poor Boy's Gourmet Restaurant in Bar Harbor, ME
Water bowls and treats are complimentary at the pet-friendly outdoor tables. Expansive menu that includes lots of pasta and seafood offerings.
Classic lobster pound fare in a waterside setting. Your pup is welcome to join you in the outdoor seating area.
Classic lobster pound fare in a waterside location. Your pup is welcome in the outdoor seating section.

Sweet Pea's Cafe

854 State Highway 3,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
There is a limited but delicious menu offered at this farm-to-table eatery, including wood-fired pizza. Your pooch is welcome on the back patio and on the deck. This is a seasonal restaurant that closes during the winter months.

Testa's Restaurant

53 West St.,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Lobster, lobster, everywhere: Lobster Poutine, Lobster Cargot, Flash-fried Lobster, Lobster Bisque, Lobster Mac 'n' Cheese, Lobster Roll, Twin Lobster Bake, Maine Lobster Dinner. Oh yeah, and there is other stuff--lots and lots of insanely delicious choices. Get a table outside and you can enjoy it all with your pooch.

The Chart Room

565 Eden St.,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Pet Friendly The Chart Room in Bar Harbor, ME
Enjoy classic Maine fare with your pup in the beautiful outdoor seating overlooking the harbor.

The Looking Glass Restaurant

50 Eden Street,
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Pet Friendly The Looking Glass Restaurant in Bar Harbor, ME
You and your pup can enjoy spectacular views of the harbor as well as fantastic fare on the deck. When the view is gone after sunset, you can sit in front of the fire pit with the post-prandial libation of your choice--water, of course, for Fido!