Quiet Side Cafe & Ice Cream Shop, Southwest Harbor

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Gift & Specialty Shop · Hidden Gem · Shopping
Try some ice cream, blueberry pie, or lobster rolls at Quiet Side Cafe & Ice Cream Shop, a family-run eatery. Homemade apple pies, cheese cakes, caramel macaroons, oatmeal cookies, sandwiches, burghers, pizzas, and cream soups are served both in a tiny luncheon inside and outside on wooden desks and picnic tables. Enjoy a meal or delicious sweets in a warm, cozy atmosphere on the main street. Make Quiet Side Cafe & Ice Cream Shop part of your personalized Southwest Harbor itinerary using our Southwest Harbor trip itinerary planner.
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  • Overflowing lobster roll- fresh lightly dressed and seasoned chunked meat. Owners treat customers as family. The staff works well together and are pleasant to each other as well to the customers.  more »
  • Sandwiches are very good. They take good care of their seasonal help--watched as one person was leaving for the season and they obviously care about their people. Pea soup was very good. Some yummy...  more »
  • Cute little place, crowded (you know it's good when there are people around). Outdoor picnic tables available, one is located right next to the window where the fresh made blueberry pies are cooling on racks. Made us salivate. Great pizzas too!
  • Our waitress was SUPER friendly. We found our new favorite ice cream flavor. I recommend the toasted coconut flavor. So good! The cookies were really good and HUGE!! Definitely try this place out!!
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