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J.M. Gerrish Restaurant

352 Main St, Winter Harbor, ME 04693-3212
+1 207-963-7000
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (42 reviews)
“ice cream” (36 reviews)
“sandwiches” (13 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
352 Main St, Winter Harbor, ME 04693-3212
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had breakfast here several times while camping at Schoodic Woods. Coffee was terrific and the food is really good. Porch seating is dog friendly too.

Thank Jlong1220
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We had coffee there a few times and lunch once. I had the Reuben and my wife had the soup & sandwich. All were very good. Indoor and outdoor seating.

Thank Donald N
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Beth, Thanks for a great summer and big thank you for the Mint Chocolate Chip!!! Now that I'm home i'll have to work it off. Worth every lick!!!!

Thank Kathryn K
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This was our first visit to Winter Harbor while visiting the Schoodic Peninsula--the quite part of the Acadia National Park. We stopped at the J.M. Gerrish Cafe. It was a real gem!! It was quaint and haddock great selection, including ice cream! We had chicken...More

Thank newyork145_9
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Go. Order. Eat. This is the place! In town, charming, but limited, outdoor tables. Seating inside too. You can even get this landmark clam chowder "to go". Such a dish!

Thank Galienartist
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This place was recommended by the ferry crew and it was a treat. We ate breakfast on the porch in the very quiet village of Winter Harbor. All four of us were most satisfied with the meal and bought pastries for our bike tour. Later...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We had no internet access when we were driving through Winter Harbor so we weren't able to check trip advisor for reviews of this place. We came in shortly before closing but the service was friendly and the food was good. My boyfriend got a...More

Thank esmith123
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

While biking on Schoodic Peninsula, stopped here for a wonderful lunch. Great outdoor seating. Clam chowder hit the spot! Great BLT. Polite courteous service.

Thank lovetotravel14210
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My husband and I ate lunch here during the Labor Day weekend. We sat outside on the front porch. There are lovely window boxes with pretty flowers, and we enjoyed the people watching also. They have several vegetarian selections, which I appreciated. I had the...More

Thank alexandra9007
Reviewed 4 September 2017

waned a simple bakery snack and coffee togo. waited on propmptly at the counter. Placed our order and recieved it. Bakery item was great and typical coffee. my wife had special coffee order and was very good. closes at 4!

Thank toys4dad
Beth C, Manager at J.M. Gerrish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

I'm very glad you enjoyed your experience at Gerrish's. We close at 3, however.

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roger t
12 April 2016|
Response from drfertig | Reviewed this property |
They re-open "in May," according to their recorded phone greeting. Gerrish's (207) 963-7000 352 Main St Winter Harbor, ME 04693
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 352 Main St, Winter Harbor, ME 04693-3212
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Winter Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-963-7000
  • E-mail
J.M. Gerrish Cafe and Ice Cream Parlour is a small (45 seat) restaurant on the coast of Winter Harbor Maine. The served here though simple fare is served well. We have gluten free products as well. Maine made Gifford Ice Cream in many flavors can be ordered by itself or incorporated in one of our many milk shakes, ice cream sodas, or sundaes.
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