Absolutely delicious!! So sad they are closing tomorrow.
One of our favorite places for dinner whether it's a "date night" or anniversary we will miss going there to celebrate.
In our view, this is the best restaurant in Maine. It will be sorely missed.
Noise level was deadly largely because of a large party in the small room.
This excellent restaurant is closing as the owners want (understandably) to move on after these many years. Go while you still can.
A great meal- loved that tomato salad with tapenade. Loved finding that Dr Frank semi-dry Riesling on the wine list. All dishes were superbly prepared and delicious.
Unfortunately, Solo Bistro is closing. We have never been disappointed any time that we've patronized the restaurant. Local ingredients whenever possible, fantastic food--the hangar steak nearly melts in your mouth!--and outstanding service combined with a low-key atmosphere along with an impressive wine list make this place a wonderful place to eat. We will miss dining here very much. If you get the opportunity to eat here, don't pass the opportunity up! It's not the least expensive option in downtown bath but it's our favorite and is well worth the few extra dollars you'll spend.
GO BEFORS THEY CLOSE!!! i was infirmed the owners are closing yhis place afyet 15 years someyime yhis fall. Its wiryh the ytril or food before they do!
I went here on recommendations on open table. Was very impressed with the food on taste and presentation.
We had the cheese (cheddar and blue) appetizer. Was presented with class and color. Marmalade, balsamic and toast on the side of plate. We both had pork chop that was the juiciest I ever had. Melted in my mouth. The presentation was colorful and the stringbeans had a pleasant snap. Potatoes were perfect. We both split the vanilla soaked berries. Out of this world.
Ambience was a bit off putting. Chairs are plastic and a little uncomfortable. Space us mousey. And lighting is quite uneven, so we had a hard time reading menu Where we were sitting. Wait staff was serving wine in jeans, shorts and T shirts. A little unusual for caliber food and wine being served. But the food is worth the trip.
excellent menu, wine and superb wait staff...restaurant was hopping as it was a beautiful nite to be out having dinner in such a wonderful place and little City of Bath.....they know how to run a restaurant.....
As always, excellent food and excellent service. Also lovely wine list and interesting cocktails. So sad that it is ending it's 13 year run, as we have enjoyed excellent meals here many times.
Great meal, had the swordfish and the margaritas are awesome. Sad to hear they are closing. Enjoy coming here on vacation every year.
We had two great meals. A wonderful swordfish and one of the thickest flounders I've ever eaten. The mussels were delicious too, very plump. The shortbread and fruit drenched in a buttermilk sauce was a fantastic dessert. Solo will be greatly missed when it closes in early September. If you haven't eaten there, make your reservation now!
I reserved two seats in order to listen to the Friday night live jazz music. I asked to be seated as close to the piano as possible because I am taking a jazz class and needed to write a paper on the experience. My boyfriend had a last minute schedule change, so I brought my mother with me for a night out. We had mussels and key lime martinis. Our server was wonderful and took care of us in a timely manner. The atmosphere was great. Laid back, calm. It was a nice night out. I will definitely be recommending others to go here as well as bringing my boyfriend back with me. It would be the perfect spot for a romantic night out.
EXCELLENT SMALL RESTAURANT/WINE BAR WITH GREAT FOOD. GREAT VALUE MEAL WITH VERY GOOD WINE LIST AT MODERATE PRICES. TOO BAD THEY ARE CLOSING IN SEPT.
Great place! This was our first time there, but we will return. The mussels were fabulous and both our entrees (Faroe salmon and ratatouille) were excellent. Tonight was live jazz, which made for a very nice dining experience.
We eat at Solo once or twice a year on our visits to Phippsburg. We have never been disappointed. We had fisherman's stew and a lobster pasta, both excellent -- with an inventive, flavor-filled salad as an appetizer. Great service from lovely waitstaff whom we have seen there year after year. This is a must visit if you are in the area.