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Dorman's Dairy Dream

189 New County Rd, Thomaston, ME 04861-3115
+1 207-594-4195
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (57 reviews)
“sundae” (9 reviews)
“banana split” (5 reviews)
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189 New County Rd, Thomaston, ME 04861-3115
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Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

A visit to the Rockland area would not be complete without a stop at Dorman's. Alway good hard and soft serve with generous portions.

Thank KaseyME
Reviewed May 13, 2017

you really can't get better ice cream (we had soft serve but they serve hard ice cream as well). serving portions are large, so many interesting options to choose from. open every day but Sunday....conveniently located on Rt 1 outside of Rockland. You won't be...More

Thank offwego2011
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Ice Cream is good, but there is better. And the service is so slow. If the line reaches the street, keep going.

Thank Rebecca L
Reviewed April 28, 2017

There is a great location and kids love ice cream. My kid and I ended up waiting half hour behind four people. it seemed that it took so long to get the people in front served. The ice cream was average to plus. Hope they...More

2  Thank danfras
Reviewed March 12, 2017

When we are in the area we make sure to stop for a milkshake. Dorman's is an institution here on Rt 1 between Rockland and Thomaston. The only downside is that they are not open on Sundays. Oh, and of course they are closed for...More

Thank Etienne P
Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

I can't understand why Dairy Queen stays open or relevant when Dormans is open. Best ice cream and best prices in the state of Maine. Even their softserve is better and their servings are huge! Plus you can get coffee flavored softserve for blizzard like...More

Thank celedonpot
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

The greatest ice cream shop hands down black raspberry to grape nut A true Maine gem for 70 plus years I believe thank you Mr Dorman

Thank rayPortClydeMe
Reviewed October 23, 2016

This single scoop (yep!) of homemade blueberry ice cream was so amazingly good. It had WHOLE Maine blueberries in it, was sweet but not sicky sweet, and was served by a generous hand indeed!

Thank petespilgrim
Reviewed September 8, 2016

Just a little local ice cream shack with great ice cream! It's old school with a couple of flavors of hard ice cream and the usual toppings, but the ice cream is just great. Stand in the rain if you have to...

Thank geoscba85
Reviewed September 8, 2016

Hadn't been to Dorman's for a while, so I was surprised that my single scoop of hard ice cream cost $2.97 (including tax) last week. I remember it at about $2.40. Was this a larger scoop? It was also a shame to get my coconut...More

Thank kkull
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 New County Rd, Thomaston, ME 04861-3115
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Thomaston
  • Phone Number: +1 207-594-4195
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