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Rock City Cafe

316 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3349
+1 207-594-4123
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“scones” (9 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
316 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3349
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wow ... just ... wow. I’d read online reviews of this unusual coffee shop/book nook combo, and the reviews are rapturous. A relative of mine who lives locally agreed enthusiastically with those ecstatic reviews. Plus, there’s that intriguing signboard in front of the Rock City...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MrManners01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unique co-op owned coffee shop and book store. Pastry and Maine mad soda also a nice treat. A must do if you are in the area!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michelle D
Reviewed November 1, 2018

This is a nice casual spot for dinner. We especially enjoyed the scallops and their lobster stew. The lobster claw art on the walls, as well as the historic photos of Rockland were interesting to look at while we waited for our food.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank oregonme
Reviewed October 21, 2018

The baristas there are the sweetest! It is a very cute coffee shop in Rockland with excellent service and great food. Working at the register was a kind blond who brought us our food that was great. I recommend the chai latte!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank nuala g
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Right on the main drag this shop is half restaurant and half book store. Perfect with java! Busy but efficient. The split pea/ham soup was my best ever. The sandwich and wrap were also top notch Now if they just had a few more tables.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank OldOldBob
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

The almond milk decaf latte was not very good. Not sure why. The coffee choice for decaf? Too bad, since it cost quite a lot!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Robin W
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Great staff, meals, sweet treats! Anytime I'm in the area, a stop at Rock City Cafe is a must. Love the small town ambience and the foodie snacks.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank corinnebodi
Reviewed September 23, 2018

It is a decent coffee shop with good bakery items and a small bookstore in the back. It can be hard to find a table. Even with no line, we waited over 10 minutes for a latte, which was good but not great. Some people...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank waterandmore
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous place! We stopped in for coffee and scones, staff are super friendly and creat wicked good coffee!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank josie916
Reviewed September 3, 2018

There is alot more to this place than just a coffee shop and book store in the back. I was hangry from lack of lunch at 3pm in the afternoon. Most places were closing at 2 or 3 and others not opening until 5 and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dmitched5
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $15
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3349
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-594-4123
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