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Rock City Cafe

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316 Main Street, Rockland, ME 04841
+1 207-594-4123
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6:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Coffee & Tea

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  • 9
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good ambiance, food, and music cafe

A small-town hub for food, drinks and live local music on weekends. A good place to get the feel of the community. All ages feel comfortable...if you're casual.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
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Swanville, Maine
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Swanville, Maine
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76 reviews 76 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

A small-town hub for food, drinks and live local music on weekends. A good place to get the feel of the community. All ages feel comfortable...if you're casual.

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

A great place to relax and have a pot of tea and a meal. It's easy to get into the habit of listening to good music on the weekend in your second living room -:) Thanks Rock City!

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Rapid City
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Pastries are divine, chips are amazing, atmosphere was beatnik, but the service wasnt friendly and it cost me 2 bucks to refill my tiny coffee mug. That doesn't leave me feeling great about the place. Who does this?

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Rockland, Maine
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

The best coffee from around the world!!! Roasted just around the corner. Every person that works at this place is sure to put a smile on your face. In a land of starBux n Junk n' donuts - Rock City is a place for people who really enjoy a good cup-a-joe :- )

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Bangor, Maine
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205 reviews 205 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Rock City started out as a coffee roaster, and their coffee bar is still wonderful. The food is quick, nicely done, and just what you need during a day of shopping or sightseeing in Rockland.

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Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Nice spot for lunch. Very friendly staff. Had the lentil soup which was great The homemade fries were good as well. We will return.

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I try to visit locally owned coffees shops wherever I am, this is my go-to in the Camden-Rockland area. We also buy the organic French roast for home consumption.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We popped in for coffee on our way out of town on Monday and found the staff to be as great as its coffee. Very accommodating with our order. Will stop here again.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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54 reviews 54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Walk down the street! It is so worth it. And Get a travel mug to take home so you always remember good coffee

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Boxford, Massachusetts
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71 reviews 71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

One night we could not fine a light dinner anywhere that had an interesting dessert so we ended up here. Had good salad with organic Plainville turkey and delicious pie. There were so many choices. We had the blue berries, containing blue and black berries. There was also red berries and several other choices and regular bakery items. Topping it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 316 Main Street, Rockland, ME 04841
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-594-4123
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm

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