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Little Notch Bakery and Cafe

340 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4243
+1 207-244-3357
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (21 reviews)
“breads” (23 reviews)
“pizza” (63 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
340 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4243
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11 - 20 of 198 reviews

Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited the bakery twice. Once for blueberry scones and another time for pizza. The pizza was excellent. There is not a lot of seating available for groups. It is more conducive for single persons or couples. I would recommend taking your...More

Thank Jenny N
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Their bread is sensational and we were thrilled to find a storefront cafe for lunch. We had a great panini. Again, the sweet staff brought my dog water and biscuits. There are only two outdoor tables so if you are bringing your dog, be prepared...More

Thank f00lme0nce
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Two tarts cost $14.00 and they were not worth it. There were no prices listed for the baked goods, in the future I will always ask before they are bagged up.

Thank Thomas N
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We tried the chocolate filled croissant. Wow! These were the best croissant we've had since a visit to Quebec City. The owner was very friendly and he let us in even though he was not open yet.

Thank bklyn56
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

It was a chilly, rainy day on Mt. Desert Island so we drove to the quiet side of the island. We stopped into the Little Notch Bakery & Cafe for lunch. Not being too hungry, we split a Grilled Chicken Panini. The sandwich was so...More

Thank Ben L
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Little notch has wonderful sandwiches, sweets and breads. Employees are very helpful and polite. Enjoy everything that we have tried

Thank Memebj
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Very small local café on main street. Service can be a little rough at times, but the pizza and bread are very good.

Thank jrbray89
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Went for the first time in August and enjoyed everything from pie and breads to pasta, sandwiches and pizza

Thank Ed G
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful bakery. Enjoyed the pizza with thin crispy crust and non greasy pepperoni. Yum. Also got a grilled cheese sandwich on sour dough bread that was quite good. Cookies are excellent!

Thank blistersister
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Great, fresh paninis. Quick, friendly, and efficient service. Tiny location so do not expect much fanfare.

Thank Mommadillie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4243
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Southwest Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-244-3357
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