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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” (25 reviews)
“bread” (81 reviews)
“pizza” (76 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Pizza, Cafe, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
340 Main St, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4243
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We needed just a little something to tide us over until dinner. The pizza selection, by the slice, was perfect. Then we chose a pastry each for after dinner. It was a hard decision for each of us with the great selection offered.

Thank blackcat06
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by this bakery at the recommendation of another camper. The breads were terrific and we ordered a baguette as well as a sourdough loaf. My husband had been craving pizza so we were excited to see that they also served pizza. The sauce was...More

Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

bread is outstanding as is the i pizza. however I do not get the pastry as it is very expensive. ex. wanted a single small danish with little apple spread on the middle top. They say $9.00 I say no thanks. Now you will wait...More

Thank Barry N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pizza and baked goods are excellent, along with the service. Pizza is cooked while you wait and if busy..it can take some time but worth it..

Thank terryriddle
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We stopped after morning hike up Acadia mountain. Small place with limiter seating. Good menu of sandwich, salad, pizza, etc. We had small salads and pizza. Salads were very fresh and smallish. Pizza was nice size, thin crust and lightly topped more like Sicilian. Everything...More

Thank Rudy F
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Nice find--quite unexpected! Great pizza sold by the piece for lunch. Friendly staff that remembered us from previous visit

Thank gormlk
Reviewed 6 June 2018

We were running around all day seeing sights and did not get a chance to eat. It was 4:30 and we were looking for something light to eat until supper. We stopped at the library in Southwest Harbor to see the statues and saw a...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

No prices displayed on anything is a warning sign. We were unpleasantly surprised by a $9 bill for just two croissants. Cashier tried to justify the ridiculous prices by claiming the croissants were “fresh” and “made by hand.” Isn’t everything in a bakery supposed to...More

1  Thank julia m
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Great local spot for fresh bread and other bakery items. Huge cookies, lots of variety in breads, along with cinnamon rolls, scones and coffee! They also have sandwiches and paninis - haven’t made it there for lunch yet but hope to during our next visit!

Thank Tracey C
Reviewed 30 January 2018

We grabbed a quick lunch here after a morning of kayaking and it was delicious! And they have wonderful breads and baked goods for sale too.

Thank Rachel L
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16 April 2018|
Response from Tracey C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry that I can’t help answer that question as I have only visited and do not know if they have GF. Hopefully they do so that you can enjoy them!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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