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Rock City Cafe

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316 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3349
+1 207-594-4123
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07:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 07:00 - 19:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Portland, Connecticut
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The Rock City Café is just about a mandatory stop for us whenever we hit the Thomaston/Rockland area several times per year. This café takes a ton of pride in their brewing capabilities, and it shows. Rarely will you see, at least away from a major city, a menu board with so many different beverage options from which to choose.... More 

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West Midlands
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

This is a "come back to" place. Have called here on every visit to Maine. People who care serving people who appreciate it. Superb blueberry muffin (what better in Maine). Great coffee too.

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Thank GreyPound_9
New York City, New York
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I was told to come and try this little cafe if I wanted to have some yummy coffee. In so very glad that I did. They had lots of different kinds of coffee types (all locally roasted down the street at their own roastery) and any number of coffee drinks. We had some muffins and got some scones to take... More 

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Thank Foodislife222
Honolulu, Hawaii
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154 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Only had lattes, good thing was: they had almond milk for my wife. Vibe was good, fairly quiet for the number of people inside. We would come back.

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Thank bdwood2000
Atlanta
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We ended up here by default for a late lunch, and had flavorful and creative fresh sandwiches, friendly service and yummy blueberry cheesecake. Not as crowded as another place around the corner that wouldn't seat us at 2:05. A happy accident!

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Thank celesteAtlanta
c-ville
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76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Was excellent coffee. And Oregon Thai latte. We had a quick lunch awesome. I had lemon cheese cake to top it off. Excellante. Huge menu. All liquors too

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Thank psublueox
Atlanta
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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We came here for lunch. The food was great and the service was terrific. Very interesting dishes. I had the fried green tomato BLT and my wife had the Pastrami Reuben which she thought was delicious. I also got an order of Blueberry Cheesecake to go. I loved it! Thanks!

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Thank Steven S
Madison, Wisconsin
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50 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

I love breakfast foods, but don't usually rave about them. But this was literally the best breakfast wrap I've EVER had! I had plain egg and cheese, which at other places might be bland, but here the flavor of the cheese was so delicious, I can't figure out why it was so amazing! My husband had the egg, cheese and... More 

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Thank Emmlet83
Meridian, Mississippi
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

I have eaten here three times, and the breakfast is fast, good, and filling. The Italian sausage omelet will overwhelm you! Good waitresses.

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Thank wulfe97
New York
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360 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Vibrant place, always full so you know it's good. People who work here are great, the food is very good, and you can usually find a seat. There's also a small but excellent used bookstore at the back of the space. Always enjoy coming here.

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Thank skgbos

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 19:00
Monday
07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3349
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-594-4123

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?