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Ben and Bill's Chocolate Emporium

66 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1841
+1 207-288-3281
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“fudge” (97 reviews)
“waffle cone” (32 reviews)
“truffle” (24 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
66 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1841
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Reviewed yesterday

Waited in a long, albeit quickly moving line for gelato on two occasions. Expensive and okay. Small portions. I would have passed, but my daughter wanted to try a different flavor.

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lobster ice cream? As a friend says he likes milk and he likes bourbon but he doesn’t want them in the same glass!! Iam here to tell you that lobster ice cream is delicious! Just a hint of lobster in a pecan based ice cream....More

Thank nd2trvmore
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went in last Saturday for some homemade fudge! An employee was next to the fudge area making waffle cones! I asked are you the person I order the fudge from? With hand on hip and a big sigh she said Yes and proceeded to tell...More

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Sampled the lobster ice cream just because how can you not?! It was like eating freeze dried lobster in flavorless ice cream, yuk. Got another flavor that was so so. They have many chocolates there to choose from. I think the most nifty thing to...More

Thank Travel_Sam_I_Am
Reviewed 5 days ago

How can you visit Bar Harbor without trying lobster ice cream? It was very good although you really can't taste the lobster. They have so many other great treat here. Their gelato is very good. They have many great ice cream flavors. My favorite is...More

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 6 days ago

The lines were long but that meant great ice cream. We had great service and loved the blueberry ice cream! It was a great treat.

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

WE tried the lobster ice cream as a recommendation from the Whale Watch Co. and it was a taste and very good. However we each went for our favorites to buy, excellent!

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is insane. Their flavors are crazy, they offer ice cream, candies, fudge and chocolates. Happy people, long lines, awesome quality. It is on our list to do, every day while in BAA HA BA!

Thank nik k
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ice cream and candy selection is impressive. From salt water taffy to rich ice cream, Ben and Bill’s certainly satisfied our sweet tooth. The staff is friendly and the line moves lightning fast.

Thank ECW_PhD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were craving ice cream and happened upon this place while walking downtown. I got a single scoop or butter pecan and my mom got a single scoop of chocolate mint...tasted chalky and bland. Overpriced as well at over $10 for the two single scoops...More

Thank Allison A
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1841
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-3281
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