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Grumpy's Whale Watch Cafe

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52 Greeley Ave, Bar Harbor, ME
207 288-3517
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Whaley Good Morning Coffee

Second coffee shop we tried and the only one we went back to for a second time. Reasonable priced coffee with huge freshly made baked goods and a beautiful view.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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Baltimore, Maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We went on the Whale Watch out of the pier where Grumpys in located. They were very smart in that they put a beautiful blueberry pie and muffins in the window for you to smell and see before you boarded. We didnt have time to grab something before we boarded but went back afterwards to get something. The portions were... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Second coffee shop we tried and the only one we went back to for a second time. Reasonable priced coffee with huge freshly made baked goods and a beautiful view.

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Liverpool, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Mr. Grumpy offers coffee, lattes, and hot chocolate at a reasonable price right along the water. If you have a moment to sit and enjoy your coffee on the pier, you won't be disappointed.

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Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Grumpy's is a little tiny cafe on the harbor point. We stumbled upon it when searching for coffee and glad we did. We met "Grumpy" who is an energetic and comedic local who runs a great business. We had his "Grumpy's Blend" coffee which was excellent along with his blueberry muffins, blueberry scones, oatmeal cookies (bigger than an adult's hand),... More 

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Wheaton, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Had the 2 for $15 lobster rolls. They were decent, and at $7.50 a piece I can't really complain. They're pre-made and on non-browned bread, just more of a plain bun. Wife said her blueberry pie was "ok".

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Eh, so so. Not many options and I've had better lobster, but not sure we should have expected much considering it caters to the people getting off of the cruise ships and tour boats.

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

This is a great place to stop for a bite to et. They had great coffee and muffins! I would recommend this place to friends.

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Green Valley, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We had missed lunch while taking a tour of Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. Timing was tight as the last tender was due to depart in 30mins. Had noticed pricing of lobster rolls at other restaurants, so suggested we just forgo the chance to eat one. Then as we walked by Grumpy's noticed sign, 2 rolls for $15; too... More 

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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Stopped here after our whale watch. It was a good place to warm up and have so good local food. I sampled the lobster rolls at every restaurant we visited. This one was okay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

This coffee shop is located at the dock for most of the boat tours and cruises in Bar Harbor. It's perfect for a quick stop if you wanna grab a snack. They have homemade brownies, bagels, blueberry pie, honey roasted turkey sandwich, ham sandwich, chips, yogurt, LOBSTER ROLL (2 rolls just for 15 dollars) which is very worth it and... More 

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Address: 52 Greeley Ave, Bar Harbor, ME
Phone Number: 207 288-3517
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Bar Harbor
Cuisine: Pub

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  • Address: 52 Greeley Ave, Bar Harbor, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: 207 288-3517

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  • Cuisine: Pub

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