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Downeast Ice Cream

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1 By Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1867
+1 207-633-3016
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sundae” (46 reviews)
“ice cream” (268 reviews)
“banana split” (7 reviews)
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11:00 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
1 By Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1867
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tons is flavor choices. A real local favorite stop. They are very organized and the line moves fast. Not too many places have make your own anymore. But they also have choices of cones and all kinds of other shakes, etc. hard to make a...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great ice cream and a wide variety of ice cream flavors and dishes. The sundae bar is a winner with me - two scoops of your favorite flavor and then a add-on bar for the toppings of your choice gives you all you can handle.

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here for an after lunch treat.The coffee and blueberry ice cream was very good. Great place would go back again.

Thank Sal D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This popular ice cream spot was delicious. We stood in line for awhile and when it was our turn, we were able to sample a few flavors before deciding. Generous scoops were given for the inexpensive price. This ice cream is a must stop for...More

Thank momof2girlstexas2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Coffee ice cream tastes like vanilla. Ice cream is very creamy but has no flavor. Disappointing. Lemon sorbet was good.

Thank Heller F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We get ice cream here every time we go to Boothbay. A huge selection of flavors, and they have hard serve and soft serve! Serving sizes are a little big, a one scoop size is plenty, and the price is right! Great place!

Thank Carrie P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice in the 2 night stay at Boothbay Harbor. The ice cream is so good and so are the waffle cones! The amount of flavors they have is impressive and some really interesting blends. Will always come back whenever we are in...More

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have lots of flavors of hand dipped ice cream. We read a previous review saying to order a kids scoop because it's cheap and it's a generous portion, we we did just that. Great idea! That way we could eat a small scoop of...More

Thank Queen-Traveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Huge variety! Always yummy. My dad raves about the peppermint stick. I'm a fan of the mocha chip. Usually a line but it moves fast. Cash only.

Thank DeeBelcher
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ice cream is seriously tasty, and they give you HUGE portions. The staff are friendly, there's free water, the prices are great, it's really central to downtown Boothbay Harbor and all the shops etc, and there are enough tables that you should be able...More

Thank cmonkeydog
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 By Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1867
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-3016
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