We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rock City Cafe

316 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3349
+1 207-594-4123
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (8 reviews)
“sandwiches” (13 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
316 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3349
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (138)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We always stop a the Rock City Cafe when we are in Rockland for the museums and art. It has never disappointed us.

Thank CLG04096
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re looking for a coffee shop with a friendly atmosphere this is it. Delicious coffee (I like the maple latte) baked goods and many more options. Have a seat with friends, meander through the neighboring bookstore, etc. The employees are kind and helpful and...More

Thank Judith H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just sat down with my coffee and muffin. The noise from other people is "white" noise and can be tuned out. The audio is set low. Then, women with babies arrive. One woman is following her child around as it wanders about exploring. It's...More

Thank astro005
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Most likely the worst cup of coffee i’ve ever had. Burnt and bitter. Threw it away after two sips. Poor environment if you’re trying to work from a cafe. This place is LOUD.

Thank Colleen F
Reviewed 6 April 2018

I first tried their coffee when they provided it to us after a week at sea on the schooners. We raced down from Islesboro and had a nice reception at the Rockland Sail, Power and Steam Museum. I have since been to the cafe in...More

1  Thank rockportinnsuites
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This was our coffee and mid morning snack place. Excellent egg, cheese and bacon wrap. Really good cranberry orange scones. House roasted coffee and craft beer on tap along with wine and alcohol selections

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 2 January 2018

The sweet stuff and coffee is pretty good here, and the soups and sandwiches are OK, too, but this place can get crowded and noisy (even in winter), with lots of people staying for hours, taking advantage of the free Wi-fi. There also are nights...More

1  Thank MaineGuy777
Reviewed 2 January 2018

This is just a jewel of a bakery-slash-cafe! A fabulous menu of amazing variety. Great food offerings, from soups to sandwiches galore...to sweets and very specially-crafted hot drinks! Perfect for our recent frigid winter visit to Rockland. Lots of charm in this cute little eatery,...More

1  Thank suzinvt
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Just down the street from the Farnsworth Museum. Nice atmosphere, good sandwiches and a very god selection of their own brew. Pub Pulled Pork, Beef Stew Bowel and Chicken Strips

1  Thank geoakley
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Incredible cafe, serving delicious coffee, baked goods, soups, sandwiches and cocktails! The cookies are to die for and the friendliest staff ever!! Went there everyday!!

1  Thank Puleo2014
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Rockland Hotels
Trade Winds Inn
270 reviews
.09 km away
250 Main Hotel
149 reviews
.19 km away
Rockland Harbor Hotel
277 reviews
.46 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Rockland
437 reviews
2.47 km away
Nearby Restaurants
In Good Company
341 reviews
.23 km away
Rustica
365 reviews
.02 km away
Cafe Miranda
813 reviews
.04 km away
Atlantic Baking Co.
216 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Farnsworth Art Museum
750 reviews
.10 km away
Maine Lighthouse Museum
186 reviews
.11 km away
Project Puffin Visitor Center
155 reviews
.03 km away
Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA)
37 reviews
.10 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rock City Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 15
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;