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The Cave - CLOSED

123 Reach Rd, Brooklin, ME 04616-3501
+1 207-359-8008
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
30 Oct 2013
“Fun Vacation Shopping/Eating Experience”
18 Oct 2013
“Hidden gem”
Restaurant Hours Closed
123 Reach Rd, Brooklin, ME 04616-3501
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Reviewed 31 October 2013

In a tiny seaside town in rural Maine, one might even say "exurban" Maine, you are tickled to death to find a place open in early June. But little Brooklin (spelling correct), Maine is one of those places. The Cave sells sandwiches, nice wines, goodies...More

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 18 October 2013

They recently changed their name to Sandy's, but a great little deli filled with yummy foods (try the Rat Cheese) for lunch or snacks. Los of wine and friendly staff, too!

Thank Patrice L
Reviewed 4 September 2013

The cheese selection at the Cave is unique as any that you'll find in most cities. Their rat cheese is the best I've tasted in fifty years. In two weeks I went through two pounds. When I left, I took two pounds to Cincinnati in...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Stopped by to purchase cheese - excellent selection along with many other things. On sale are cakes, cookies, biscotti, wines, bread, pate, chocolate, olive oils, etc. etc. etc. Quite the gourmet shop. Cup of espresso freshly made was superb. Quite reasonable pricing. Recommend.

Thank meow-ta
Reviewed 10 August 2013

wine - good selection at reasonable prices. great cheese selection and home made pastries! If you need a bit to eat in Brooklin area this is a great spot.

Thank WarBride143
Reviewed 23 July 2013

We stopped by on a recent trip and had a lovely lunch on the porch. The wraps were very generous and delicious. Great place to find some gourmet snacks and of course some great cheese and wine. Also the only source for good bread if...More

Thank CindyBC
Reviewed 8 July 2013

Include this on your trip of highlights to the area! The Cave is almost across from the famed Brooklin Boat Yard where you'll find beautiful yachts under construction or being rebuilt and is also close to the Wooden Boat School. Excellent wines, cheeses, chocolates and...More

Thank Kathy40658
Reviewed 22 June 2013

This shop carries the kind of yummy stuff your doctor and all those irritating side ads on the web warn you about: scrumptious cheese, wonderful wines, mouth-watering chocolates and much of this all from Maine. A barista is on hand to make a cup of...More

1  Thank Kate L
Reviewed 23 January 2013

A little bit of everything--coffee, sandwiches, chocolate, cheese, wine. Friendly staff, adorable building. A little pricey for a basic picnic, but a nice splurge every once in a while.

Thank mamacitaSantaFe_NM
Reviewed 9 October 2012

This local deli had an interesting array of items to purchase. Very limited seating area inside and sandwiches limited to those pre-made. A reasonable selection of cheeses. People were nice ad helpful

Thank Bruce C
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  • Address: 123 Reach Rd, Brooklin, ME 04616-3501
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Brooklin
  • Phone Number: +1 207-359-8008
This is a combination cheese and wine shop, bakery and sandwich shop where you can get an excellent cup of locally roasted coffee, order a hand-crafted sandwich on fresh bakery bread, or pick up a gift including delicious, locally crafted Black Dinah chocolates.
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