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Thorndike Creamery

385 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3370
207-594-4126
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Ranked #13 of 76 Restaurants in Rockland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American, Pizza
Good for: Families with children
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Good for: Families with children
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Hastings, Nebraska
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96 reviews 96 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The ice cream is Gifford's brand which is fine. The sandwiches were good. We didn't have the pizza because they couldn't give us a reliable estimate of how long it might take. In fact the two of the staff on duty were next to useless. One simply said she had no idea how long it took for a pizza and... More

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Ellsworth, Maine
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45 reviews 45 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I drove through Rockland on our way home & decided to stop in this cute "pizzaria" on the corner. We did NOT expect to have such incredible food! Its so lovely inside as well. The staff is young and attentive, it scores a 10 in cleanliness & atmosphere and when we took one look at their huge... More

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Boxford, Massachusetts
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60 reviews 60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

For some reason, other than ice cream, desserts are scare in Rockland so we came for ice cream. They serve Gifford's which is very good and the prices were so low--at least compared to the Boston area. They also serve pizza which we didn't try but it looked pretty good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Stopped here for lunch as we headed home after a 5 day stay in the area. Great space and very nice and friendly staff. We ordered pizza and blt's. pizza was good but very soggy crust. We are from NYC so our pizza standards may be unfair. Blt's were very fresh with amazing bacon and tomatoes. We ordered one blt... More

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Littleton, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Awesome staff at Thorndike's. We had pizza which was good, not out of this world or anything like that. One unknown fact about Thorndike is that they have a fairly organic menu which is not advertised. Did not have time to try the ice cream this time, but last time we were there it was very good with a lot... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I review by the type of restaurant, not by five star restaurant criteria, and that is why I'm giving five stars. This is a little corner cafe, not the Ritz Carlton . If you are snobby, stop reading now and look for another restaurant ;-) Food: a good variety....pizza, and not just typical pizza, lots of toppings, great crust, soups,... More

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Good ice cream treats. we had to wait a bit for the ice cream order to come in. But the wait was worth it! The moosetracks was really tasty! The pistachio was excellent! The salted caramel with pretzels was the best!

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Lexington, Kentucky
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Dropped in Thorndike's for a late lunch after walking the Rockland Breakwater light. We were hungry and got our orders placed quickly for lunch. The food was fine but took longer than we expected to be delivered. No complaints at all on the ice cream - huge selection of flavors. The shop is cute - just what you would expect... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We only had ice cream here, but the menu sounded intriguing. The staff were super friendly and helpful to us and each other. The flavors are fun and delicious, although the servings are smallish. I wouldn't bother with anything less than a medium unless you want to eat light. Of course I'm an ice cream-aholic, so take that with a... More

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dallasmorning
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57 reviews 57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I enjoyed eating my after dinner dessert there. However I will say the young ladies that work there are NOT the friendliest I've met. As you can see by the images I posted the flavors are amazing. The ice cream is just creamy delicious and decadent. However, I felt like the employees didn't care whether we were there or not.... More

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Additional Information about Thorndike Creamery

Address: 385 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3370
Phone Number: 207-594-4126
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
Cuisine: American, Pizza

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