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Downeast Ice Cream

1 By Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1867
+1 207-633-3016
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (314 reviews)
“sundae” (52 reviews)
“scones” (37 reviews)
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1 By Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1867
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

They have home made ice cream there. Excellent!!!!!Many flavors to choose from....all good. Build your own sunday or choose from menu.

Thank BandS2005
Reviewed 8 February 2018

everything is fresh and plenty of flavors and toppings. the line most times is out the door but it moves fast. they have a large map on the wall so when your standing on line you can take a pin and put it where your...More

Thank debra v
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

I swear this is the place to get the best blueberry ice known to man! And I know my ice cream! Get your lobster then come here for dessert!

Thank Martha B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

As a local, I know how dangerous this place can be. They make the richest, best tasting ice cream of anywhere I've been. The ice cream is made right there by the owners. They are very generous in their portions. Make sure you bring cash,...More

Thank Ken D
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Been coming here since I was a little girl! Always nice to get my home made blueberry ice cream!!! the boyfriend even enjoyed his which says a lot because he is fussy! nice to add another pleasent time to the memory books!!!!

Thank cortneymckown
Reviewed 10 November 2017

When you make delicious ice cream and your customers keep coming back you know you are doing things right! Lots of flavors and many ways to experience them. Generous portions. I can see why the lines are so long and no one is in a...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

FUN place on the harbor with tons of flavors and types of ice creams. They offer ice creams in larger quantities as well as cones and dishes. Nice quality!

Thank tikkitikkitembo
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Scrumptious ice cream. Generous servings! We visited at the end of the season, so there were no lines, but heard from other guests that the lines go out the door in high season.

Thank MrsLu2011
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We were in BoothBay Harbor over Columbus Day weekend, having dinner at McSeagull's when a lovely couple sat down at the bar next to us and said Hello, asked us where we were from. People are always so friendly. We mentioned that we were going...More

Thank easyriderNh
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful lady that owns this place - my wife and I enjoyed talking to her. The ice cream was excellent and the service is fantastic- love going here.

Thank sherylgary78
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 By Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1867
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-3016
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