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“Huge selection of stuff”
Review of Big Chicken Barn

Big Chicken Barn
Ranked #1 of 10 Shopping in Ellsworth
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

This place goes on...and on...and on. So many different things you didn't know you needed. Lots of books but not well organized. When I asked the man at the front desk if he recommended on local writer over another, he refused to give me his opinion and acted like I was bothering him. Really? You work in a place that sells books but you won't give your opinion? Whatever. Still, there is a lot of stuff here so plan to spend some time browsing.

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

If you want a place to browse the second floor has a great selection of all kinds of newish and old books and I've picked up some great reads. The first floor is broken into little booths with a wide variety of antiques and odds and ends. You never know what a treasure you might find

Thank Pmchat
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Antique overload! OMG if you can't find it just ask at the front counter. The folks there seem to know where just about everything is at. We could have spent more than 2 hours there easily. Prices are good for the most part.

Thank Erik W
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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

It's raining so we were looking for something to do - we saw the Big Chicken Barn and pulled in for a quick look. 45 minutes later we left with a few books. It's a great place too bad we did not have room for a couple of larger items.

Thank Bill H
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Ever wonder where all of the hardcopy books and magazines have gone now that everything has moved online? They're all here, on the second floor of the Big Chicken Barn. I had a ball looking through all of the old books, Life magazines from the 1940s, even old books about my own state (which is not in New England). Definitely a fun visit.

Thank tkccac
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