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1018 Main St, Branford, CT 06405-3730
203-481-5558
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Love the whipped cream..but don't ask for a cherry!

I love the ice cream..great, fresh & within walking distance! They make it fresh, and is great with many toppings to choose from..super awesome!!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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New Haven, Connecticut
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New Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I love the ice cream..great, fresh & within walking distance! They make it fresh, and is great with many toppings to choose from..super awesome!!!

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stamford, ct
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

I can't say enough about the smooth silky texture and the fabulously deep flavors that are offered, and the overall amazing combinations and offerings here. My companion had the bittersweet chocolate and coconut in a cup, and I had an ice cream soda with chocolate soda and pina colada ice cream topped with some of the best whipped cream I've... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We stopped here after dinner. My wife had some coffee flavor: I don't usually like coffee ice cream, but it tasted rich and creamy. I had pistachio, which tasted fine and had a rich flavor and texture, although I thought the nuts detracted from the experience. Basically it's definitely high-quality ice cream, but I just don't think it's worth the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We live in Branford and the atmosphere is great and friendly. Beats our favorite store icecream ben and jerrys right down the road!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

They have the best low fat no sugar ice cream I have ever eaten. Their hot fudge sauce is so rich and tastes bittersweet. The ice cream cakes and pies are great for any occasion. We used to get the cakes to celebrate birthdays at work. The best ice cream in CT.

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Branford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

Best Ice Cream I've ever had. Lo❤️E it. The floor is always sticky because there isn't adult supervision but the staff has always been friendly and competent. The are SO much better than Ben & Jerry's. Creative & season flavors. The hot fudge & whipped cream are awesome!! Sadly, I just needed to go dairy free. Not having my Ashley's... More 

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branford, connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Doggie friendly and very friendly local staff. Usually a good ice cream selection...hey Ashley's how about pistachio a little more often...but all of the product is excellent!

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New Haven, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Visited Ashley's in March after dinner to satisfy a chocolate craving. Ashley's has a varitey of ice cream flavors and also some frozen yogurt. It's pretty much what you'd expect out of a New England ice cream scoop shop. There is nothing specific which blew me out of the water about the place but I did think it was a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The frozen yogurt selection is amazing for someone who cannot eat ice cream! Our grandchildren love sitting on the green with their cones.

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Branford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We love ice cream. But I try to keep it low fat and my husband avoids sugar. We can stick to those goals as Ashley's .... or go hog wild. We love getting a cup and then sitting on a bench on the green.

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Address: 1018 Main St, Branford, CT 06405-3730
Phone Number: 203-481-5558
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Branford

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  • Address: 1018 Main St, Branford, CT 06405-3730
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Branford
  • Phone Number: 203-481-5558

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