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Northern Tides Gallery

24 Water St, Lubec, ME 04652-1143
+1 207-733-2500
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This place is no longer in business as of 2016. The couple who owned it moved to Washington DC. You... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
August 2017

Still waiting for items paid for in June 2016. Awful Service and they do not answer emails either... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Linda F
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24 Water St, Lubec, ME 04652-1143
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

This place is no longer in business as of 2016. The couple who owned it moved to Washington DC. You may still be able to contact them via Facebook (Look up business there) in order get money back on purchases not received.

Thank jrenshaw
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Still waiting for items paid for in June 2016. Awful Service and they do not answer emails either. Have seen numerous complaints against.

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This was a charming store. We bought many treasures that were made by local artisans. Artwork, placemats, lobster Buoy with Lubec stamped on it- Made in Bangor by a machine that has been around for over 100 years. Lots of wonderful organic soaps, Christmas ornaments,...More

Thank canddlove
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very nice place- the owner was in the store & very personable- she did not pressure us into buying- let us browse & find what we wanted.

Thank Barb H
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Stopped in on a whim and it was delightful. So many interesting items to look at. Needless to say I found household items, a gorgeous piece of jewelry and a few other odds and ends. It sits right on the bay. The custom soaps and...More

Thank rethlaw
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I placed an online order and my credit card was charged two days later. The order was for three pairs of jabebo earrings. I never received the order and my emails and phone calls went unanswered. I looked on facebook and it looked like the...More

4  Thank ADanson
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Really lovely mix of gift shop merchandise. Great selection of local art and crafts to take home. Not the usual items .

Thank jtravelCa
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We went by 3 times and found some cool stuff each time. The proprietress is very friendly and helpful.

Thank MargaretVirginia_USA
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Beautiful crafts, no junk... a pleasure, small items such as cards, and larger items such as pottery...

Thank BillieUSA
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise! This little 'hidden gem' is right on Water Street (the main street) in the little village of Lubec, ME. There is a wide assortment of unique, high quality gifts - an unexpected pleasure, so to speak. This is NOT your typical...More

Thank Bob S
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Michael S
23 March 2017|
Response from Barb H | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know- it was open this fall when we visited Lubec.