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Mount Desert Island Ice Cream

7 Firefly Ln, Off Main Street, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1802
+1 207-288-5664
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (311 reviews)
“sorbet” (31 reviews)
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7 Firefly Ln, Off Main Street, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1802
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place was crowded, but the line moved quickly and the folks behind the counter were excellent, both keeping things moving and dishing out a bunch of samples with tons of kids clamoring for attention. The ice cream quality was also excellent, and the flavors...More

Thank mdcawa
Reviewed 1 week ago

An ice cream based on The Big Lebowski?? Yes, please! It was excellent, and although it had alcohol, the flavor wasn't overpowering. My oldest daughter literally squealed with excitement when she saw they had a Butterbeer-flavored ice cream. With so many different dessert and ice...More

Thank Patty C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife had the caramel and one other flavor. I had the cinnamon and another I forget. But what we remember was great.

Thank Keith S
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we went there after dinner, there a was line of people waiting. They would let you try different flavors. They have many different flavors. Salty caramel is the most one. I have gone there twice in my trip.

Thank Vincent L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So delicious!! Many very different flavors and the staff doesn't mind allowing you to sample several. Loved the blueberry basil sorbet!

Thank Amy Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place and tried several of their delicious creations. Even their plain chocolate and vanilla ice cream our kids had is a delight. I loved the London Fog and salted caramel.

Thank ezymove
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So we stopped here after dinner and I was very disappointed, especially based on all the reviews I read. My husband got a coconut ice cream and he said it was good. I on the other hand got plain vanilla ice cream in a cone...More

1  Thank Nina P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not sure I can explain how much we love this place other than, tonight is the third straight day we've been here and tomorrow will make four. My wife, daughter, mother and me all get double scoops so we've had a dozen different flavors...More

Thank Gary L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every time I visit I discover something new. Last weekend I tried the chocolate chili ice cream and it was AMAZING. I love the chocolate chili combo - just the right amount of heat, countered with just the right amount of creamy sweetness. Thank you...More

Thank Joanna R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming here since it first opened and had only 1 store. The ice cream is fantastic and the flavors are unique. The site near the town square has expanded so there is more room now. There are lots of great flavors depending...More

Thank wintercat
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 10:00
12:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Firefly Ln, Off Main Street, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1802
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-5664
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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.
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