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Zoot Coffee

31 Elm St, Camden, ME 04843-1910
207-236-9858
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Ranked #21 of 46 restaurants in Camden
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
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- Jul 9, 2014
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Lynn, Massachusetts
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63 reviews 63 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

This tiny little cafe offers unexpected litter gems like a french soda or a vegan Scottish oat bar.Everything we tried was just great and the young girl tending the shop was so very polite and full of smiles that it brightened our rainy gloom filled day.

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Camden, Maine
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I love Zoot SO much. I'm not sure why some of the reviews are saying the owner is off-putting, she is super nice and friendly! Zoot is the best coffee shop in the midcoast area –– the mochas aren't sickeningly sweet, there's good service, the coffee is delicious, and the atmosphere suits anything from a coffee with friends to writing... More

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Bangor, Maine
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72 reviews 72 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

A great location for relaxing with a delicious cup of coffee and for watching the world go by. A small, friendly place. As others have mentioned, there is a decidedly "Granola Vibe" about the place, but it didn't bother me. I didn't partake of the baked goods offerings, which seemed designed mostly for folks on special diets.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We stopped in for some espresso, tea and a muffin. The espresso was delicious but the main reason we stopped in is because we heard that they had gluten free options. They had plenty of unique items to choose from. We tried the brown rice blueberry muffin, and it was nice and moist and flavorful.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We stopped here en route to Bar Harbor and were pleasantly surprised. People looked happy, meeting, reading, and chatting and the atmosphere was sunny and comfortable. Members of our group enjoyed both brown rice flour blueberry muffins and Zoot toast (although weirdly, they were out of butter...) with the delicious coffee and hazelnut steamers (hot frothy flavored milk).

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Bar Harbor, Maine
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121 reviews 121 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Small and a bit slow but very, very good coffee drinks and pastries. Nice atmosphere and relaxing spot amid the chaos of Camden. We stop here several times a year as we drive through this area.

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Rockport, Maine
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

The owner of Zoot, Sondra, is friendly when she wants to be and if you're not a bleeding Democrat, your presence is tolerated at best. We have been several times and this is how she consistently behaves. She doesn't post her prices for coffee so you will rarely pay the same price for the same cup of coffee. The last... More

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Bangor, Maine
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Always a great stop! The coffee is great, very close to town. It's nice to sit and read in the mornings.

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Campton, New Hampshire
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68 reviews 68 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

There's a reason this place is always busy. I am a mocha fan and they know how to make it perfect. Not too sweet, just right. I haven't tried much of the food, but I will give the coffee 5 stars.

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Louisiana
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Nice little coffee shop with good frappes and teas and snacks. On Elm. Next door to Stonewall kitchens, news papers, quiet. Not a starvucks and that is a good thing!

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