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Downeast Ice Cream

1 By Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1867
+1 207-633-3016
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sundae” (43 reviews)
“ice cream” (258 reviews)
“banana split” (7 reviews)
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1 By Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1867
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped here twice on our 4 night trip to Boothbay. They had a nice variety of cones and delicious ice cream.

Thank emh107
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place has a fantastic choice of flavors and some really unusual flavors. The portions are large. I had 2 scoops in a bowl and it was huge, more like 3 scoops. Two scoops on a cone appears to be more what I expected. The...More

Thank tank1050
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for dessert after eating at Mine Oyster right across the way. Butterscotch ripple was good, but the Kahlua/Bailey's flavor had a weird coconut aftertaste. I ordered one scoop of each but was served more like four scoops total, so I'm kind of glad...More

Thank Jnajarian
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must every Booth Bay Harbor visit. The kiddie cup is just enough, and bigger than you'd think. Try several tastes before you select. I like Juniper Point, but plan to try more before I leave!

Thank moajb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always had a sweet tooth. Want to try different flavors of ice cream. Peoples recommendation. In the hotel recommended also.

Thank O8504MTdavidr
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great selection of ice creams and sundaes served here. Several different types of cones were offered and there was also a waffle bowl. Good prices and seemed very popular with customers.

1  Thank Linda T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ice cream here is Really Good and they give you large scoop sizes. We had 2 scoops in a cup (maple walnut and rum raisin) and the 2 scoops filled the large cup that they gave us. We just went to an ice cfream...More

1  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ice cream is so creamy and has a ton of flavors to choose from. I got the French maple and pistachio and there were so many Whole pistachios in the ice cream! Great treat!

Thank Kim A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great ice cream made right on site. Friendly staff, excellent location and you get your monies worth.

Thank TnBB
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a priority stop on every visit to Boothbay Harbor. Must make at least three trips in a 7 day stay. The ice cream is terrific, the variety of flavors are overwhelming, the servings are huge and the prices are a bargain. Service is...More

Thank LindalMcC
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hi do they sell smoothies
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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
  • E-mail
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