Birch Bay Retirement Village Independent Apartment residents can dine in the Bay Vista Room six nights a week and enjoy brunch on Sundays. In our restaurant style dining atmosphere, most offerings are scratch-made with the freshest ingredients.

David Viertel, Executive Chef



Dining in the Bay Vista Room

Birch Bay Village Apartment residents can dine in the Bay Vista Room six nights a week and enjoy brunch on Sundays. The Bay Vista Room offers panoramic views of Frenchman Bay as well as a pub.

Cottage Residents are welcome to make dinner reservations or order from our take-out menu. In our restaurant-style dining atmosphere, most offerings are scratch-made with the freshest ingredients.

Dining in Pleasant Cove

The elegant and comfortable Pleasant Cove Dining Room is open for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner daily. Our dining options in Pleasant Cove are flavorful and healthy.

Our menu changes daily with offerings that include fresh fish, local seafood, and Maine raised beef. Chef David and his team are trained to accommodate dietary restrictions and medically dictated diets when needed.

Dining in Safe Harbor

The dining atmosphere in Safe Harbor is Family Style. This environment provides comfort to our residents with dementia who may associate mealtime with memories of family meals throughout their lives. The seasonal menus promote familiarity and offer comfort foods.

In the Life Enrichment Program, residents are encouraged to assist with the preparation of snacks and cook with items grown in the Memory Garden. The dining experience in Safe Harbor aims to provide nutritionally balanced meals in a home-like dining environment.

The Pub

If you are in the mood for lighter fare, a pub menu is offered daily.

The Birch Bay Pub is used for a variety of events including resident wine socials and other social gatherings.

The Pub is also available as a private dining room for resident use and to host visiting groups such as Acadia Senior College, Bridge groups, Rotary Club and the Bar Harbor Garden Club.

Learn more about Birch Bay Retirement Village

For more information or to arrange a tour, call 207-288-8014 or complete our contact form