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Finn's Irish Pub

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156 Main St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1919
+1 207-667-2808
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Wed 11:00 - 21:00
Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Orland, Maine
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 March 2016

Went to Finns on a Friday evening. Although it was busy, we were quickly seated and waited on. The food was good and the prices reasonable. Most entrees were between 12 and 20 dollars. Bottled wine was mostly between 20 and 25 dollars. Desserts were all $6.50. Like most places they don't put prices on the beer, which annoys me,... More 

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Ellsworth, Maine
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

finns is a hidden gem, i love the atmosphere and the food is fabulous, i have never had a bad meal. great appetizers, the artichoke hearts a must have!!!!, the service is good and it is prices reasonably

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RI
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Both times we have eaten at Finn's it has been delightful. We did not have any trouble getting a table either this summer or in February, although we did go at slightly off peak times. Each cocktail was masterfully created, and the food is flavorful and at the appropriate temperature. Keep it up, we will be back!

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Chappell Hill, Texas
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126 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

We happened upon Finns after a drive to Bar Harbor. I had the grilled Haddock and Oysters on the half shell, while my wife had Fish & Chips (turns out the "chips" we're homemade potato chips...American type) and fried artichoke hearts with the stem. All our selections were excellent and the staff was friendly and helpful. I highly recommend Finns.

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Union, Maine
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2016

We stopped for lunch in February on a Friday - very busy with the the local crowd which is always a good sign! I had the clam chowder as a starter - homemade and delicious. Then to follow, the crispy crab wrap, with a side of potato salad which was very unique - no mayonnaise but dressed lightly with fresh... More 

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Ellsworth, Maine
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The meal was just..ok. Not a whole lot of flavor or choices. Dining space is small so on the nights when they have an in house musician it can be very loud for little ones ears.

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Trenton, New Jersey
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

We stopped here after the Banff Film Festival World Tour event, and relaxed with a good dinner, well priced and great service.

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Ellsworth, Maine
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Finn's has some of the best food in down east Maine, most with an Irish flare. Their fish and chips is always a great choice, their tenderloin is one of the best I've had, and their chicken teriyaki salad is simply delicious. There food is also very reasonable priced.

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Thank Kay C
Bailey Island, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Was looking for a place to have dinner in Ellsworth and came across Finn's. I ordered the Dublin Mussels and the Pub Burger. The portions were so large and tasted so good by the time I finished the Mussels I was totally satisfied. I did have to take 3 bites of the burger ...you know just as a test and... More 

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Harrington, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Year after year of great meals and wicked good (owner made) desserts always reward our trips to Ellsworth. Just LOVE the steak & mushroom pie but like their wraps too. Today, we're in town for errands, banking , some shopping,and decided to treat ourselves to Finn's. Decided to try the Pesto Shrimp Wrap today. Big WIN ! Of course, their... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 Main St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1919
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Ellsworth
  • Phone Number: +1 207-667-2808

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?