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CJ's Big Dipper

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150 Main St, Ste 1, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1869
+1 207-288-2128
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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“ice cream” (220 reviews)
“gelato” (23 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
150 Main St, Ste 1, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1869
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Reviewed August 2, 2016

I came here twice and got the cherry vanilla and Maine wild blueberry. The selection here is pretty big, with a variety of different flavor. The ice cream itself is reasonably priced and the portions are generous. Overall it was great! So, the only reason...More

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Loud rude service and bad tasting ice cream. Walk a little further down the road for a much better treat at Jordan's pond ice cream.

Thank daniellebuczynski
Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

We visited the Big Dipper numerous times during our week in Bar Harbor. The worse problem we had was deciding on the flavor each time we went because they had so much selection and everything was so good! You won't be disappointed!

Thank Brenda D
Reviewed July 31, 2016

We had ice cream here multiple times during our trip. Generous portions, great taste and friendly service!

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed July 30, 2016

I stopped in to get a flavored coffee one cool night. Less expensive than many. Friendly staff, but very crowded area. So much competition with ice cream and drinks, we tried a different place each evening. Village green across street to sit and relax.

Thank Linda P
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

All the years I have stayed on Bar Harbor and we have never gotten ice cream here vital we did this trip. And it was FABULOUS!!! Why did we wait so long. The portions are good size and the flavors are numerous. The ice cream...More

Thank mary s
Reviewed July 28, 2016

Yes, the line was long. It's a tourist mecca people! Ice cream on a hot summer's day after you hiked up the street stopping at every store with kids in tow??? It's a no-brainer 😃 get a double! Seems pricey compared to your ice cream...More

Thank Kay K
Reviewed July 27, 2016

Looks great, but ice cream is just so-so. I stopped trying after first cone, so maybe I just had a miss. But definitely go in and browse, because the variety of flavors is impressive and may pull you in.

Thank Rob S
Reviewed July 26, 2016

My daughter's flavor of choice - I'm not sure yet! Pretty funny when my husband was trying to place our order! My husband enjoyed the blueberry/vanilla swirl. I thought it was pricey until I looked at the ice cream shop on the other end of...More

Thank dpetersen76
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

The place smells delicious and the types of ice cream are amazing. What an assortment. They ever have tons of candy. The place was always busy.

Thank F7227FCcarlam
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Main St, Ste 1, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1869
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-2128
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