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Midcoast Maine's premier boutique for American glass pipes, unique accessories, and vintage items like mid-century ashtrays. Showcasing independent artists and ocean-themed works from 28+ states, this smoke shop is a cult favorite with both Mainers and visitors.

95 Main Street

Downtown Damariscotta


River House is a values based farm-to-table restaurant located on the Damariscotta River. With a focus on sustainability and supporting local food/farm purveyors, their craft cocktails and wood fired kitchen dishes will not disappoint. Make sure to plan ahead and make reservations for this small, but popular coastal eatery.

27 Main Street

Downtown Damariscotta

Wicked Scoops

If you prefer Maine ice cream made with premium ingredients, make sure you stop by Wicked Scoops. They scoop more than 25 flavors Gifford's legendary ice cream and offer a wide variety of sundaes, floats, frappes and novelties. Wicked Scoops is also known as one of the first downtown eating establishments to use eco-friendly utensils and service goods. Grab a few scoops  and enjoy the view and ocean breeze out back!

95 Main Street

Downtown Damariscotta

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Open Year Round for Business!

Downtown Damariscotta is a bustling service center 365 days a year! In addition to great shopping and eateries, the town is also home to the region's largest hospital and most major services like automotive repair, one of Hannaford's largest supermarkets and tons of other small businesses. Downtown Damariscotta is also a small working waterfront for the river's world renowned oysters. Visitors can easily experience everything Downtown Damariscotta has to offer in a full morning or afternoon. Or, bring your kayaks and take little extra time to explore one of Maine's most unique tidal estuaries.

Convenient Midcoast Location

Downtown Damariscotta, Maine, United States

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