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440 Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-3135
860-739-8687
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
enjoyed my ice cream treat

I had a hot fudge sundae with chocolate ice cream. Perfect, with nuts on top. My husband ordered a peanut butter cup mixed ice cream. Large serving but a bit dry, should add hot fudge or something when mixing to make it change the flavor a bit instead of just mixing candy into ice cream.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2014
LynetteNCT
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Southington, Connecticut
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Southington, Connecticut
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22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

I had a hot fudge sundae with chocolate ice cream. Perfect, with nuts on top. My husband ordered a peanut butter cup mixed ice cream. Large serving but a bit dry, should add hot fudge or something when mixing to make it change the flavor a bit instead of just mixing candy into ice cream.

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East Hampton, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Beautiful view of the sound, candy bars you thought were extinct, dozens of loose sweets in jars (they've even got Finnish licorice), ice cream, ices and lunch food. Well worth the trip.

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New London, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

We love frosty treat, our favorite icecream place! Staff is made up of young highschool/college kids who are very friendly and efficient. Many types of icecream,shakes, floats, toppings, slushies and even offers a clam shack type food side as well. Outside seating only, open seasonally. Within walking distance of town and beach.

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Oakdale, Connecticut, United States
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74 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I have eaten here several times, and usually with the kids. This is a nice place to grab a quick meal. I am not a big fan of fried foods or fast foods, but I do return here when we are enjoy time at some of the nearby activities, (beach, movies, children's museum). The kIds like the fries and chicken... More 

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Niantic, Connecticut
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6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

On the way to the McCook's beach in Niantic. Close enough, so you can leave the beach for lunch and go back, within walking distance. Terrific footling hotdogs and all the regular grill type lunches including clams, all taste very good, serving sizes are normal. The ice cream is soft or hard. Good buy for the buck. This is a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

I had just went on vacation to the town of niantic, and it was a hot, humid july day, and an ice cream at frosty treat was great. The atmosphere was ok, but would have been better near the ocean, or with an ocean veiw. Overall it was a great place. I would consider going there if you are in... More 

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Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013 via mobile

Nothing like a dipped cone after a long summers day. This was a total treat. This place Has been here since I was a kid and always a favorite.

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Senior Contributor
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

My kid's favorite ice cream place. Best soft serve in town. Kids love the blue goo twist. Right on Main Street.

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Niantic
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

other than that, the food is simple grille fare. burgers hot dogs chicken fingers and stuff. Nothing special. But it's a hot spot in the Summer for evening ice cream. Right down by Hole in the Wall is better hard packed ice cream at gumdrops and lollipops. But at night, only frosty treat is open

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waterford ct,
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

The Best Food in all of Niantic!! Had to wait a bit but it was worth it. Love coming to this place . Friendly service , great ice cream, what more could you ask for! Very CLEAN.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 440 Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-3135
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Niantic
  • Phone Number: 860-739-8687

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Dessert
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?