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33 Tenney Hl, Upper Main Street, Blue Hill, ME 04614-5948
+1 207-374-2119
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33 Tenney Hl, Upper Main Street, Blue Hill, ME 04614-5948
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Every part of our meals were excellent and well prepared. This is one restaurant that has really got it right. No complaints and the ribeye steak was superb.

Thank robroy18
Reviewed 6 days ago

Arborvine has excellent food, excellent wine, excellent presentation, and excellent atmosphere -- all with super nice people. It is fine dining in Blue Hill, ME that would not be out of place in the biggest city's culinary scene. But without the side of pretention! It's...More

Thank Liz_Santamaria
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited 3 times during our Blue Hill vacation. We loved the casual, outdoor dining at the brew pub with the creative menu. I enjoyed the vegetarian curry, mussels in cream sauce, and my friends were happy with the burgers and salads. Our party of...More

Thank Washington_DcSrs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I celebrated my birthday and had an outstanding experience. From the attentive waitstaff to each course we loved it all. My husband thinks his main course of lamb was the most outstanding he has ever had. I thought my first course of...More

Thank Mainevisitor1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Going at Arborvine every time we stay in blue hill, I would say the consistency make this place a "Must go there" my friend had a pork tender loin which was outstanding, I had the roasted duck , very good service

Thank danielvasse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just had the most amazing dinner but even more incredible was Mary. Mary described our dishes perfectly, was knowledgable, kind, perfect! I left my bag at the end of our dinner and she ran out with it. The food was also amazing, the entire...More

Thank mpc2012
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We went for a special birthday celebration. The atmosphere was relaxed, the service was excellent, and the food was amazing. I am gluten free and they had many options from appetizers all the way to desserts. They were also willing to accommodate gluten free on...More

Thank Leslie L
Tim H, Owner at Arborvine, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thank you Leslie. We always do our best to accommodate food allergies and sensitivities.

Reviewed 5 April 2017

Always delicious! Fresh local produce. Lovely ambiance. The restaurant is very charming in an old New England farm house beautifully furnished and well laid out. You usually see someone you know! Great for special occasions. And very nice owners and staff.

Thank fuzzy37
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is a welcoming, extraordinarily civilized restaurant started years ago, and still run, by John and Beth Hikade, for whom perfection is the only standard. Dress is classy casual, in a several-hundred-year-old building brought back to life by John. The food is simply outstanding, and...More

1  Thank Leatherstocking88
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My son and his 4-year-old daughter were visiting Blue Hill this past weekend, and I took them to my favorite restaurant, Arborvine. Although it just happened to be during a snow storm (!), the service was as faultless as usual. When 4-yr-old Abigail remarked on...More

Thank moscowmarilyn
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1 September 2016|
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Response from Tim H | Property representative |
Arborvine is open full time until November at which point we take our fall break for a few weeks and reopen after Thanksgiving on a more limited schedule for the winter months.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Tenney Hl, Upper Main Street, Blue Hill, ME 04614-5948
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Blue Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 207-374-2119
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House in a fully renovated 1823 Cape in Blue Hill, Maine, Arborvine opened its doors in July of 2000. Family owned, Arborvine has consistently been offering fresh, locally sourced and thoughtfully prepared fare for nearly two decades.
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