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Buttonwood Farm Ice Cream

471 Shetucket Tpke, Voluntown, CT 06351
(860) 376-4081
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Ranked #1 of 4 restaurants in Voluntown
Cuisines: Dessert
Most recent review
- Jul 9, 2014
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91% Recommend
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English first
Hope, Rhode Island
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Ice Cream is a bit pricey but worth it! I had the Country Breakfast which was Maple ice Cream with tons of bacon bits. So good! My husband had a milkshake and he said it was up there with the best of them.

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88 reviews 88 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

Homemade goodness through and through. If ice cream were graded like meat, this would be prime. It's dense and flavorful, unlike any other ice cream I remember tasting. I had the white chocolate and cherry vanilla together in a hot fudge sundae like no other. The whipped cream they top the sundaes with is whipped in house, no nitrous oxide... More

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Charlestown, Rhode Island
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106 reviews 106 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

This creamery is as old-fashioned as it gets with interesting homemade ice cream flavors galore. The strawberry cheesecake, maple walnut, p nutty, jungle George, and bubble gum are just a few of the more flavorful varieties which change often. Pumpkin cheesecake yogurt just came in for autumn. This is a must stop ice cream shop in southern CT. This farm... More

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Providence, Rhode Island
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

My 11 year old and his friend titled this review -- they felt the 45 minute wait (even though it was an on-and-off rainy day) was worth it for the huge cones of delicious ice cream. I had the sunflower ice cream which was really good. Great photo ops by the sunflower field but be aware that the best view... More

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Jacksonville, North Carolina
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97 reviews 97 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

My stepfather took my family and me to this place for ice cream. I am glad that he did because this place can make awesome ice cream. This place makes many different flavors that you WILL not see anywhere else. The best part is that everything is made fresh and handmade. I ordered blueberry ice cream with real Maine blueberries... More

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Dayville, Connecticut
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117 reviews 117 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

The line gets VERY long on the weekends, but they have lots of cashier windows so the line moves quickly. The ice cream is delicious, especially their homemade whipped cream. Make sure to take a walk around the sunflower fields. Downside is the price - it's rather expensive for ice cream!

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Granby, Massachusetts
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

Amazing ice cream! Every flavor is a treat! There's no wrong chocie here.

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Coventry, Connecticut
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67 reviews 67 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

Just a mile or so from 138 to RI and so worth it. Huge ice cream cones, each flavor better than the next and gorgeous views to gaze on while enjoying this home grown treat. I had Blueberry icecream in a sugar cone. Felt transported to a Maine wild blueberry patch. Pistachio was a 5 star treat and was told... More

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Voluntown, Connecticut
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2011

We've been going here for years. Great ice cream, nice country atmosphere but $9.53 for a two scoop sundae!? I don't mind paying for quality but these people have lost their minds.

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Middletown, Rhode Island
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2011

Drive from Newport, RI to get ice cream? Yup !!!! If it's THIS ice cream. My 11 year old grandaughter gets a scoop or two in a cup. I get the cone. Bring an appetite and grab a bunch of napkins... you'll need both. Great product and much more than you think you're going to get for the price.

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