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Garside's Ice Cream Incorporated

320 Ferry Rd, Saco, ME 04072-2247
+1 207-283-0045
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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320 Ferry Rd, Saco, ME 04072-2247
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

We are here in August. The ice cream is very good if you can handle the mosquitos! Why this particular area seems to be so mosquito ridden, I can't say but we have been trying it for years and that never changes. If you have...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Cute roadside stop that was very satisfying even from a group of us who live very near two well known ice cream joints. We loved the six different flavors we tried and would go out of our way to get the Almond Joy again. It...More

Thank macdkris
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Visited in the early afternoon and beat the evening rush. More flavors than Baskin Robbins and OHHHH so much better!

Thank vtbiker
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Drive south on Beech street from Saco headed for Camp Ellis. About half way there, on your left is an expansive parking lot and beaconing windows, well lit at night to attract customers and the legions of mosquitoes breeding in the local marshes. Either cover...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We stop here after a day at Ferry Beach so hubby can get a strawberry frappe. Ice cream is very good, service is slow and the frappe cost over $5! Not a favorite of mine, but hubby enjoys it anyway.

Thank BarbaraM1959
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The ice cream was delicious and fresh. The cutest little roadside stop ....and LOVE the fantastic ice cream flavor names! Was definitely worth it and wish we had more time to stop again!!! Don't miss this if you're in the area!

Thank COPhilly
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Garside's has wonderful-tasting fresh-made ice cream. Go by there absolutely. The folks are friendly, the place is quaint and has a nostalgically nice atmosphere.

Thank Brent M
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I'm always attracted to this sort of classic countryside ice-cream stand. We stopped in and checked it out on a warm afternoon. They have a whole lot of different flavors (and they like to be creative with the names) Being a bit of a wise-guy,...More

Thank Maxeffort1
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This once was a go to location for good icecream. Last year the prices went up again. The ice cream is good, but not that good. Unless you do not care about price, I would head to OOB

Thank tytram53
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

One of my very first jobs as a teenager! Now I look forward to bringing my grandchildren there. Very good prices and product

Thank bcoutur11
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Ferry Rd, Saco, ME 04072-2247
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Saco
  • Phone Number: +1 207-283-0045
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