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Mount Desert Island Ice Cream

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MOUNT DESERT ISLAND ICE CREAM: ICE CREAM FLAVORS‏
This is only a sampling of the flavors we make
Madagascar Vanilla Bean
Callebaut Chocolate
Sea Salt Caramel
Bay of Figs
Biscuit Tortoni
Blackstrap Banana
Salt Brigadeiro
Blueberry Sour Cream Crumble
Blackberry
MOUNT DESERT ISLAND SORBET: ICE CREAM FLAVORS
These are only a sampling of the flavors we make and not always in stock!
Apple Parsley
Blueberry Basil
Blackberry
Cantaloupe
Grapefruit Tarragon
Lemon Lemongrass
Moscow Mule
Nectarine Champagne
Pear Riesling
MOUNT DESERT ISLAND DRINK MIX: ICE CREAM FLAVORS‏
Lime Cucumber
Lemon Lemongrass
Blueberry Basil
Fresh Sour Mix
MOUNT DESERT ISLAND CANINE ICE CREAM: ICE CREAM FLAVORS
Sweet Cream
About
Mount Desert Island Ice Cream makes handmade artisanal ice cream and sorbets in Bar Harbor and Portland, Maine. We have been named one of the top ice cream shops by Food and Wine. Mount Desert Island Ice Cream is closed for the season until spring 2018.
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Gluten Free Options
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American
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Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed February 22, 2019

This is a great place to stop and enjoy a treat. They have some unique and delicious flavors, like Maine blueberry!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank j2k4
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

If you’re an ice cream lover/coniseuer like me, you NEED to visit this ice cream parlour. Their homeade ice cream is like nothing I’ve ever tried before. We enjoyed it so much we visited this place twice on a 10hr Cruise port! The Peanut Butter...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

I liked their flavors much more than any other ice cream place in bar harbor. The store is quite small but does have seating.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Amy C
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Every other day we found ourselves here. They make the best ice cream and we rate other places against Mount Desert Ice Cream wherever we go. Sea Salt Caramel is the best I've had.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mrsomes
Reviewed September 24, 2018

This was a fun little stop in Bar Harbor - I tried the blueberry buttermilk and it was great! I also feel it's important to note that Mt. Desert Island Ice Cream specifically states their food allergy policy/procedure on their website, labels the allergens in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank emilyawhite
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Nice place for an ice cream. Wish they had blueberry pie to go with it, maybe next year. Close to Island Explorer pick up and drop off.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bdr324
Reviewed September 16, 2018

This is truly outstanding ice cream. The line can be very long, but if you time it right, it's not too bad. The Dude was amazing, especially with chocolate.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank KSarahGH
Reviewed September 14, 2018

The quality and creativity are wonderful, but the flavor selection was rough. I had a hard time finding a flavor I wanted to eat, but I commend their free spirit.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

First I have to say I think of ice cream as one of the major food groups- now saying that I loved the blackstrap banana flavor and my husband got the chocolate chili flavor. I will be going back before I leave Bar Harbor.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MHFrompa
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Very Good Ice Cream, Worth the stop. The Chile Chocolate was excellent! I will stop Back again. Definitely worth the stop.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bill H
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