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Little Notch Bakery and Cafe

340 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4243
+1 207-244-3357
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (18 reviews)
“breads” (23 reviews)
“pizza” (59 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe
££ - £££
340 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4243
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

We love getting our fresh bread here. They have racks of fresh French, Ciabatta, whole wheat, sour dough, organic, etc...and will slice it for you. It's a wonderful bakery in addition to being a good cafe, and their display case is filled with diet-busting treats,...More

Thank PhotoJDallas
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Little Notch offers yummy bread, coffee, and breakfast / lunch treats. It is terrific that they've opened up a spot in downtown Southwest Harbor.

Thank John P
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Bread like edges and thin crust pizza. Pepperoni and ricotta cheese was our choice for toppings. The sauce was delicious and the cheese was nice too. Overall this was above average pizza.

1  Thank handyru
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Quick place to pick up muffins, croissants on the go. No gluten free options unfortunately but the family all loved the baked goods. Coffee was really good (better than SIPS down the road). Not a sit down place for breakfast but I do believe they...More

Thank stephyoki
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Stopped in Southwest Harbor on the way to Swans Island and had a sandwich and dessert at Little Notch Cafe. The food was excellent and the service was friendly and efficient.

Thank emarx
Reviewed 29 June 2016

They have tables and chairs too eat in if needed, but while the food portions are ample the ambiance is nothing. This is a deli bakery which serves pizza too. Sandwiches do not even come with chips. But food is tasty.

Thank svYonder
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We've come to Southwest Harbor several times and somehow never ate here before. What a treat. The pizza is thin crust with high quality toppings. Since they are also a bakery their sandwiches are really, really good! We were leaving the Island near the Trenton...More

Thank andyterry
Reviewed 26 June 2016

we had coffee ,blueberrry tarts, and lunch wraps. great liitle nook next to eat a pita and cafe 2 in Southwest harbor

Thank sjhumphrey
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Visited this cafe twice we liked the scones so much. Light and fluffy scones with just the right amount of blueberries. Made a great snack on our hike.

Thank Igot2legs
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Lunch was good. Reasonably priced. Interesting take on pizza. Definitely not your typical take out fare

Thank Joe T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4243
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Southwest Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-244-3357
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