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C J's Big Dipper

150 Main St, Ste 1, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1869
+1 207-288-2128
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible9%
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“gelato” (9 reviews)
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150 Main St, Ste 1, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1869
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

You can't go wrong stopping here for your ice cream fix. We went to some of the other shops but they wanted an arm and a leg and the portions were so small, we couldn't see the ice cream. Glad we stopped here. Just a...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

CJ's has delicious ice cream in many unique flavors, such as whoopee pie, peanut butter iditarod, and "I haven't decided yet". They also have soft serve alternatives (favorite is blueberry vanilla swirl) and gelato. It isn't overly expensive and helpings are generous. The most difficult...More

Thank Lynnemb615
Reviewed 10 July 2017

So glad we found a dairy free ice cream store. The staff was excellent with serving everyone efficiently and quickly.

Thank mitravelingteacher
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

I really liked the ice cream, but gave it an average review because the worker who served us was wearing a gross bandaid on his finger as he was serving ice cream to everyone. It looked dirty and could possibly have touched the ice cream...More

Thank Mimi O
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This review is mainly for service. I can not comment on the quality of their ice cream. I was with my 3 year old daughter who asked for ice cream - it was at the end of the day and we were waiting for hubby...More

Thank Chedeng09
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

The large cup of the Maine survivor ice cream flavor was delicious and very good ice cream. Gave large servings for the order. Quick service.

Thank avmccall
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Went there every day for the past week. Ice cream was awesome and portions were huge! Other places just can't compare..

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 30 June 2017

My husband and I make it a point to have ice cream for lunch every day on our vacations. It's just something we have always enjoyed as an indulgence. We have been to Bar Harbor many times but have never really found "the" spot to...More

Thank Lisa302
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Worth coming here for the blueberry soft serve. Many other choices looked good too. This is a very popular place and you may have to wait quite some time to be served. There seemed to be no line per se and the kids that work...More

Thank Fudbutter
Reviewed 25 June 2017

It took me 10 minutes to decide which flavor to get because they have so many! It was a busy place but they kept everything moving smoothly. I recommend the "I'm not sure yet" flavor.

Thank casey4110
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Main St, Ste 1, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1869
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-2128
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