Dismiss Notice
Sneak peek! BeerAdvocate magazine #104 (September 2015) featuring Leah & Oscar from Highland Brewing in Asheville, North Carolina. Learn more ...

The Great Lost Bear

Not Rated.
The Great Lost BearThe Great Lost Bear
Grab a complimentary copy of BeerAdvocate magazine here while supplies last.
BA SCORE
94
outstanding

102 Reviews
Reviews: 102
Visits: 164
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: n/a
Taps: 69
Bottles: --
Cask: Y
[ Bar, Eatery ]

540 Forest Ave
Portland, Maine, 04101-1507
United States
phone: (207) 772-0300

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @greatlostbear

Notes:
Place added by: BeerAdvocate

No notes at this time.
Place: Reviews & Ratings
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
firstprev| 51-75 | 76-100 | 101-125  | next → last
Reviews: 102 | Visits: 164
Photo of StevieW
4.58/5  rDev +8.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5

After reading JohnnyP's review and hearing about his stunt with the webcam, I had to stop by here. It was everything I thought it would be. A mind numbing selection of beers on tap. Everything you could imagine, especially several hard to find New England and Maine beers. We had a couple samplers, called my buddies back in Florida to spot us on the webcam. Some highlights were the Allagash White, Magic Hat # 9, Magic Hat Blind Faith and special ginger beer that I can't remember the name of. Anyway, the Great Lost Bear is worth the trip. Every beer advocate should stop here if they are in the area. (604 characters)

Photo of NeroFiddled
4.5/5  rDev +6.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

This place is awesome! Cool digs, very comfortable, great atmosphere, excellent service, amazing beer selection, REALLY good food - everything. Now, I'm normally a brewpub guy, but I'd much rather stop at the Bear when I'm in Maine. Kudos! Do not miss! (252 characters)

firstprev| 51-75 | 76-100 | 101-125  | next → last
The Great Lost Bear in Portland, ME
94 out of 100 based on 102 ratings.