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Quiet Side Cafe & Ice Cream Shop

360 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4244
+1 207-244-9444
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Excellent Ice Cream

All I had was ice cream (on a suggestion from the bus driver) but it was excellent. It is right by... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jennifer N
via mobile
Very nice cafe

We have been there twice in 3 days. Good ice cream, very good pie, very good pizza (tick crust... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
elise_92200
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Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“blueberry pie” (19 reviews)
“ice cream” (19 reviews)
“pizza” (10 reviews)
LOCATION
360 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4244
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+1 207-244-9444
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

All I had was ice cream (on a suggestion from the bus driver) but it was excellent. It is right by the bus stop, has outside seating, and a park type area to eat ice cream while waiting for the bus.

Thank Jennifer N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been there twice in 3 days. Good ice cream, very good pie, very good pizza (tick crust), and very friendly staff

Thank elise_92200
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not a big fan of "tourist towns" and driving through the hoards at Bar Harbor looking for a place to park was causing me undue stress and making me feel a bit ill, so we looked on Trip Advisor, found this place and headed...More

Thank Natsy42
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Just had the Turkey Sub first time this season.. And i must say it is a must have.. Fresh, great size, and presentation was superb... I will be having this again...

Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed every minute that I was in quite side cafe! Awesome ice cream! The key lime pie is the best pie I have ever had definitely order it. Everyone is so friendly and happy there. If you are in the area you should 100%...More

Thank abby d
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

It is worth going to the Quiet Side just to meet Frances, the owner of this charming cafe. However, the food and the service are great, too! The seafood pizza is delicious, as is the lobster stew. Don't pass up the pies or the cookies...More

Thank memphis_momofyr
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We had lunch and a long visit with Frances (co-owner with her husband) on 4/19/2017. We both had lobster rolls--on special for 15.99- and sweet potato fries. Both were absolutely delicious. Since we had been forewarned about her blueberry pie (warned it was addictive) we...More

1  Thank Southernadvocate
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We are from Massachusetts and we cam here for lunch on a rainy day. I had an Italian sub without green peppers and it was fantastic with nice fresh vegetables and cold cut meats. My mom and my grandma had the loaded pizza which was...More

1  Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The first time we went in was for home made ice cream , was great ..fresh tasting . The next day we went back for lunch the owner Frances made her way through this eatery to make sure everyone was happy with their food and...More

1  Thank NurseKathy13
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Very Friendly Staff...locals there too! Good sandwiches & pie. Seating outside...peaceful + good people watching ☆

1  Thank upupandaway3
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