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Starbird

17 Main St, Camden, ME 04843-1703
+1 207-236-8292
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Mean and Nasty

The owners are both extremely unfriendly, unless you ask about their cats; then they will carry on... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2016
Diana F
,
Camden, Maine
RudeRudeRude owners!

Stopped in the store to make several purchases. After the owner made several rude comments about... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
bugnbear11
,
Cincinnati, Ohio
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible37%
12 Dec 2016
“Mean and Nasty”
4 Aug 2016
“RudeRudeRude owners!”
LOCATION
17 Main St, Camden, ME 04843-1703
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+1 207-236-8292
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

The owners are both extremely unfriendly, unless you ask about their cats; then they will carry on a conversation with you. Don't, however, expect them to remember you the next time you enter their store. We are locals and occasionally stop by their shop to...More

3  Thank Diana F
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in the store to make several purchases. After the owner made several rude comments about customers picking things up to look at, I politely placed the items down that I was going to purchase and informed my family that this store didn't deserve the...More

2  Thank bugnbear11
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Starbird in Camden carries many lovely items to decorate your home or give as a gift. However, you must beware that the owner can be very cranky. He may snap and say things he really does not mean. Take a look around and do not...More

5  Thank Etienne P
Reviewed 13 November 2015

I live in southern Maine and my family was visiting me from afar and we took a road trip to Camden Maine on November 11th 2015 I have visited Camden before but I never went into Starbird on my previous trip because I sure would've...More

5  Thank Cody B
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Owners are snooty and off-putting. Yes, I am from the Midwest. If you do not like tourists, close shop and do something else, preferably not interacting with public.

7  Thank Gunga1234
Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

We stopped there just to see if they were a rude as mentioned in other reviews. Quite the opposite they were very polite and helpful. It was a very nice little shop.

3  Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 25 July 2015

It's hard to resist the beautiful things in the Starbird. I admit to having purchased a few small items from this shop In recent years. If you can get past the snobby shop owners, you might be able to find a lovely treasure. At first...More

8  Thank 3travelindogs
Reviewed 20 June 2015

One of my favorite shops in Camden with truly lovely home goods and decorations. Great selection of lamps, rugs, pillows, home decorations - many with a nautical flair. Made a wonderful purchase - and couldn't have been happier with design advise, friendly service, quality and...More

1  Thank Jane G
Reviewed 19 June 2015

A great store filled with lovely things. Both kinds of items those for oneself and those for weddings and for house presents. Summery and tasteful it's always worth the stop. Owner operated and it shows.

Thank David G
Reviewed 15 September 2014

The owners of Starbird are not to be believed. It's fascinating that these two miserable people would find each other and then decide to open a retail business. Their rudeness is so completely over the top that I find it funny. After 'shopping' in their...More

19  Thank Angela D
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