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Mount Desert Island Ice Cream

7 Firefly Ln, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1802
+1 207-801-4007
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (342 reviews)
“sorbet” (33 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
7 Firefly Ln, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1802
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Reviewed 28 July 2015

I had researched this ice cream shop and thought it would be fun to try. It turned out to be nothing special. I had a medium (double) of peach ice cream and my wife had a single of their version of rocky road. We do...More

1  Thank 1NCfoodie
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Great ice cream flavours. Homemade and really something for everyone in our family. Also available we're kid scoops which we found to be just decadent enough.

Thank svhOttawa
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Great ice cream and very different combos. Also can mix 2 flavors in one scoop. Don't miss this place! Very nice service.

Thank gojoetrip
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Great flavors, creamy texture. We especially love flavors like basil, cinnamon, ginger, lemon poppyseed. If we had enough time, we would love to have tried every flavor

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 23 July 2015

My husband and I are big ice cream fans so we made sure to stop in and try this place after reading other reviews on Trip Advisor and we were not disappointed. We ended up coming two nights in a row because it was so...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 21 July 2015

The ice cream was fresh, the waffle cone itself was flavorful. I had blueberry...it was terrific. The staff was cheery and courteous. The prices were fair for tourist ice cream pricing... no gouging.

Thank anthony h
Reviewed 20 July 2015

The ice cream choices were great. There are plenty to choose from. There are actually 2 locations in Bar Harbor. We went to the less busy one, which we recommend. Still very close and within walking distance.

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

This is by far the best ice cream shop in the Bar Harbor area. It is not right on Main Street so it is easily looked over, but do yourself a favor and take about 20 extra steps off Main to get here. The flavors...More

Thank GatorManTampa
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We discovered the place for the first time this year after having spent many vacations here. This ice cream shop is heads and tails above the other places in town. They make their ice cream from scratch and it shows.

Thank michael y
Reviewed 10 July 2015

My husband and I (and our two teenagers) visited MDI ice cream three times during our four-day trip to Bar Harbor...there just wasn't enough time to try all the flavors that appealed to us! Our favorites were Nutella and also Cereal Milk...but we didn't try...More

Thank yarnluv8
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Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
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Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Firefly Ln, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1802
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-801-4007
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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. Mount Desert Island Ice Cream is closed for the season until spring 2018.
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