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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered one soft serve cone and one regular scoop, both in regular cake cones. The soft serve was $3.95 and the regular scoop was $4.62. Really? Since when is soft serve so expensive?! If that wasn't bad enough, when the items were delivered, they...were filled less than a kiddie size cone. No ice cream in the cone itself and the soft serve was distributed so unevenly that I questioned the clerk about whether she got the order right. She told me those were standard scoops. I about fell over! On top of that, neither soft serve or the regular ice cream tasted better than grocery store brand ice cream. Biggest disappointment of our trip! Go to McDonalds instead.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good Ice Cream, but crowded and waited 30 minutes to get our delicious treats. Interesting flavors.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The girl who took our order seemed extremely put out and board out of her mind. The shake machine was broken, the ice cream was fine.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Short queue and 5$ Per scoop? 30 choices. Good service and good location in Boothbay, ME. Tables for seating in a common area outside the location.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service. The best and biggest 2 scoops of Maine blueberry ice cream. Outstanding flavor. We were able to sit in the corner away from people . There are lots of picnic tables outside.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 10, 2021

So many flavors! Awesome choices! They make make homemade ice cream. Frozen yogurt, soft and hard ice cream.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 3, 2021

This shop is staffed by friendly people and offers a wide variety of flavors of ice cream and various types of cones. The prices are reasonable and I find a kiddie cone is more than enough for me.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 3, 2021 via mobile

So many options to choose from it’s hard to decide. Kids had cones and said they were great. I had pistachio, ginger, and mudslide scoops in a bowl and all 3 were good. Location is cool and lots of shops and restaurants around. Would definitely...return.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed July 20, 2021 via mobile

Paid for a hot fudge sundae — and there was NO HOT FUDGE !! And it was served with a scowl. Terrible product. Terrible service. Tossed it in the trash.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed July 20, 2021 via mobile

More flavors than you can imagine. Our granddaughter loved the blueberry ice cream. I was fond of the chocolate fudge swirl. Very creamy and tasty. Fresh lemonade made to order. Lots of servers to work the orders.

Date of visit: July 2021
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August 28, 2018|
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Near the water and close to all the shops.
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Downeast Ice Cream Factory is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4