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C J'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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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible9%
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150 Main St, Ste 1, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1869
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Reviewed June 17, 2017

Great service! Line moved very quickly! Ice cream was delicious! They had many flavor choices! Would recommend!

Thank Marion V
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Super yummy, homemade ice cream at a convenient location. We ate our cones while strolling back to our hotel on a chilly May night and enjoyed them very much.

Thank bellemarierose
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Real Blueberry pie. Excellant ice cream. Very good blueberry pie and vanilla ice cream. Very friendly staff.

Thank Tim C
Reviewed June 4, 2017

Stopped for ice cream late night. The ice cream was good, and service by the young people staffing was friendly. The manager was a real jerk to the staff. Lots of foreign seasonal workers in Bar Harbor in summer. At one point hoe shouted at...More

Thank Deborah H
Reviewed May 18, 2017

We have been to C.J.'s numerous times since it is right by the town square & a two-minute walk from the Balancce Rock Inn where we always stay. We have tried at least ten of the ice creams and they were all wonderful. We have...More

Thank Bruno13016
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Best you will find in all of bar harbor. Customer service is wonderful and the flavors are amazing. We were in Bar Harbor for an extended amount of time and so we tried ice cream from all of the shops. This one is hands down...More

Thank tlburch51
Reviewed October 23, 2016

We ordered sundaes with peppermint/hot fudge and the raspberry swirl/hot fudge. The sundaes were huge! The ice cream was wonderful. No nuts, cherries, or whipped cream - but who needs that when the ice cream is good! The place had a line outside, but it...More

Thank Randy_Debbie_Ohio
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here on a lark last night for some froyo. The staff was really friendly and helpful and the froyo we had just delicious. Very nice sized portions also. We will be back there tonight.

Thank lukelives
Reviewed October 19, 2016

The blueberry ice cream here is THE BEST!! I had it just by itself and also the blueberry/vanilla twist.

Thank fitzgeraldcourtneya
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

By far my favorite ice cream shop in Bar Harbor. The Maine Moose Tracks (I had it with chocolate base. It also comes in Vanilla) was FANTASTIC! A couple of days later I tried the Dirty Turtle, absolutely delightful. The next day I kept it...More

Thank rickaroni
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
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Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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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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