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J.M. Gerrish Restaurant

352 Main St, Winter Harbor, ME 04693-3212
+1 207-963-7000
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (52 reviews)
“ice cream” (37 reviews)
“sandwiches” (15 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
352 Main St, Winter Harbor, ME 04693-3212
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was one of our first stops for breakfast on our trip to Acadia/Schoodic Point for the Night Sky Festival. We had a good breakfast, nothing outstanding but good and solid. The waitress was very friendly, coffee was good! Hash brown potatoes needed some seasoning...More

Thank Kimberly F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had read online about this place and it didn’t disappoint....we had the Down East Lunch which was clam chowder, mini lobster roll in a butter bun, and blueberry pie with ice cream. Our waiter provided great service, food came out very timely, and sooo...More

Thank Monica G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We knew nothing about the restaurant when we stopped, but just walking in the door I had the feeling it was going to be great. I ordered a chicken and apple and cranberry and blue cheese and, and, and, salad that was really memorable. I...More

Thank rosemarym481
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate on the porch/deck. Twice. It is so much nicer than it appears in the picture. So colorful, with beautiful flowers all around outdoors. Everyone loved the food -- pancakes, English muffin breakfast sandwich, eggs and bacon, whatever -- and sitting out in the...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just had a day to spend in Acadia, so we opted to hop the ferry to Winter Harbor & explore the peninsula instead of braving Labor Day traffic around the busy island. First stop was lunch, & I ordered the Downeaster? Something like that....More

1  Thank Nocotravelgal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch while visiting Schoodic Peninsula from Bar Harbor. Hubby and I both ordered the lobster roll special which included clam chowder, lobster roll and blueberry pie. The Lobster roll was very good, but the chowder was the best we tried in the Bar...More

Thank KPifer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We both had The schoodic Scramble for breakfast. The eggs were light and fluffy with salmon and goat cheese on the inside. Clam chowder as a side dish which was very tasty. Very reasonably priced. Great menu selection for breakfast lunch and dinner. We plan...More

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just had quick small lunch, so hard to judge. People near us were very happy with their choices. Would try it again. Very nice service.

Thank judimama04011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten here numerous times for both breakfast and lunch. Breakfast is available all day. Hours are limited and they are always busy so a wait is sometimes necessary but very worth it. Be sure to try the blueberry anything and the homemade whoopie...More

Thank GramsBarb
Reviewed August 16, 2018

If you go away hungry it is not their fault. The breakfast are very substantial and well prepared and delicious. Service is wonderful.

Thank BobBeverly
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roger t
April 11, 2016|
Response from drfertig | Reviewed this property |
They re-open "in May," according to their recorded phone greeting. Gerrish's (207) 963-7000 352 Main St Winter Harbor, ME 04693
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 352 Main St, Winter Harbor, ME 04693-3212
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Winter Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-963-7000
  • E-mail
J.M. Gerrish Cafe and Ice Cream Parlour is a small (45 seat) restaurant on the coast of Winter Harbor Maine. The served here though simple fare is served well. We have gluten free products as well. Maine made Gifford Ice Cream in many flavors can be ordered by itself or incorporated in one of our many milk shakes, ice cream sodas, or sundaes.
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