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4 Wilmington Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE
302-227-6277
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Ranked #17 of 234 Restaurants in Rehoboth Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Eclectic, Ice Cream
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
NEW YORK
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2009

We were there every night of our stay. Did not bother to try any of the other ice cream joints,

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Middletown, PA
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55 reviews 55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2009

This resturant is only open for breakfast and then offers ice cream until 10PM. Only accepts cash/traveler's checks. Very attentive service. Breakfast on the front porch was not as hot (climate) as expected. Food was good - it has a long-standing reputation for good breakfasts. Always a crowd; get there early if you have a large party.

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NJ, USA
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2009

Stayed for 2 nights/3 days in the rehoboth beach area and visited this place 3 times. Twice for breakfast and once for ice cream. The food is terrific. The italian french toast is great. You have 2 choices with sausage: links or patties (I got the patties and they're great). Bacon is nice & crispy with no fat. The only... More 

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Maryland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2009

The ice cream is absolutely delicious, and the scoops are HUGE! I had the banana split, which was enormous and it was definitely worth the money. It came with 3 scoops of ice cream, your choice, a whole banana, and your choice of 3 toppings, and whipped cream and a cherry. I definitely recommend the cappuccino chip ice cream. Besides... More 

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Northern Virginia
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97 reviews 97 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2009

We had a nice breakfast here; it's cute and the food is plentiful and well cooked. The staff was lovely and we enjoyed the setting. Keep in mind though, it's CASH ONLY.

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Pittsburgh
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58 reviews 58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2009

We love the Royal Treat. While there is no shortage of ice cream on the boardwalk the Royal Treat is just that. Take a step back to the days of Ice cream parlors and sit on the porch and enjoy the Hot Fudge Sundae!

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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215 reviews 215 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2009

Reminds me of an old time ice cream parlor. Nowhere else at the beach can you get such good ice cream and service for a fair price. MUCH better than an ice cream cone on the boardwalk!

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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50 reviews 50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2009

Without a doubt the best ice cream in Rehoboth. The service is great, the restaurant is impeccably clean and the ice cream sundaes are to good to put into words. What I thought was great, was that the tip jar is tucked away behind the counter, when I asked kids behind the counter about it being out of the way... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2008

It's a great place to sit on a summer evening and have amazing sundaes.

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Brooklyn
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2008

This is a special place and there is a reasons for a line, though it moves fast. We went here for ice cream several nights. The ice cream was delicious as was the old school atmosphere and service. They have a child size cone, which was perfect for us as we have a little one and she can never finish... More 

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Address: 4 Wilmington Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE
Phone Number: 302-227-6277
Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Rehoboth Beach
Cuisine: Eclectic, Ice Cream

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