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Mount Desert Island Ice Cream

7 Firefly Ln, Off Main Street, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1802
+1 207-288-5664
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (317 reviews)
“sorbet” (32 reviews)
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7 Firefly Ln, Off Main Street, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1802
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Don't stop at the corner! Instead, walk up to the park and sample truly great ice cream and sorbets. The flavors are inventive and original, the slightly-wicked names of the delightful treats are an amusing prelude to the experience waiting inside. Mixtures are advisable, since...More

Thank r0bert07
Reviewed 2 days ago

They let you taste all of the flavors so be sure to do your "research". Took a pint home for later of the Blueberry basil. Maybe the best ice cream ever.

Thank efcmitchell
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wow! Don't miss this place! Unique and not so unique flavors, but all so good! Root beer ice cream was fab as was the Vienna coffee milkshake!! Do try!

Thank NYC2VT
Reviewed 5 days ago

Sooooooo good worth the trip. All the flavors were amazing it won't disappoint. Especially the coffee

Thank Awsomeinc
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wanted desert and found this ice cream shop. Very difficult to find parking as town was jammed with tourists but once parked, service was relatively quickly with several employees serving. Prices reasonable and quality ice cream.

1  Thank Kim S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We plan our meals to be sure to get here before they close each night. They have great and highly unique flavors. I loved their peanut butter on my last trip and combined it with a different companion each night -- chili chocolate (when at...More

Thank blipman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank goodness the staff at Mount Desert Island Ice Cream are generous with the samples - it's hard to choose between so many choices! Traditional favorites like vanilla are well done. Off beat new selections like basil are equally (and surprisingly) good as well. This...More

Thank lupaglupa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love all of the flavors! They had really, good ice cream. My purest daughter and her dog had Vanilla and I had Sea Salt Camel. It was amazing tasting! Everyone was happy!

Thank AnneWestChester_PA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not your ordinary ice cream shop. Small batch full fat ice cream. Completely yum with flavors that evoke images of Maine. Blueberry sour cream. Maine maple walnut. Maine sea salt caramel. Boiled coffee. If you want to engage your senses, this is the place for...More

Thank eawnyc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good hard ice cream. I got the Dude, which was pretty good. They certainly take their time scooping the ice cream, and in a warm store, be ready to eat it quick.

Thank James282988
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 10:00
12:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Firefly Ln, Off Main Street, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1802
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-5664
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Mount Desert Island Ice Cream makes handmade artisanal ice cream and sorbets in Bar Harbor and Portland, Maine. We have been named one of the top ice cream shops by Food and Wine.
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