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Downeast Ice Cream

1 By Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1867
+1 207-633-3016
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1 By Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1867
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This ice cream was so good! My husband had black raspberry and a scoop of blueberry, which were great. I had my normal chocolate with peanut butter. So many choices. Short wait time.

Thank ebven
Reviewed 3 days ago

Amazing assortment of flavors! A really great place to sit and enjoy. They do ice cream very well. It's the BEST!

Thank Capebum
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fir ice cream this is the place to go. We loved Downeast Ice Cream. It is a very busy place so plan on standing in line. The line moves fast..

Thank StacyandRandy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cute little ice cream shop that offers a wide variety from which to choose. Yummy ice cream and little tables to sit at while enjoying your treat. Downeast Ice Cream is in the center of town where you can stop to enjoy a cool treat...More

Thank Terry D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious! We were there last week. It was about 11ish in the am, we were wandering around waiting on our harbor cruise. I wouldn't normally have ice cream that early, but hey-this is vacation! Went in and started chatting with the workers. We were talking...More

Thank Sue I
Reviewed 1 week ago

This shop is centrally located near the wharf and other shops. There are man, many choices of ice cream flavors. And the ice cream is fantastic! I was on a quest for good ice cream, sampling it in "homemade" tips all along the Maine coast...More

Thank viajera1741
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in to this busy I've cream store and had a kid's scoop of black raspberry. It was huge! My friend had banana and was very satisfied. A great ice cream parlor and not to be missed when I'm Boothbay Harbor!

Thank travljunkie51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We come here every night for dessert when in town! There are alot of flavors to choose from but I stick with my chocolate lovers!!!

Thank Lauren D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have tried most of the flavors offered over the many years we have visited. All of their ice cream is great tasting. It is very creamy and smooth. If it has some added items like nuts or chocolate pieces, it has a LOT of...More

Thank Henry D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The long lines, at almost any time of the day, should not discourage you. The frozen treats are a daily "must do" for our family. The flavors are creative and delicious, and the servings are generous.

Thank sdimattia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 By Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1867
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-3016
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