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White Mountain Creamery

19 Commonwealth Ave, Newton, MA 02467-1003
(617) 527-8790
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Ranked #69 of 229 Restaurants in Newton
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Ice Cream
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English first
Nashua, NH
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

My daughter and I stopped by here one afternoon and had hot fudge sundaes. What a sweet treat! The whipped cream was to SO good! I'd drive the hour from home just to have it again! Then there was the hot fudge and ice cream which was also delicious. All together it was the best sundae I've had in a... More 

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New York City, New York
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This place has the best ice cream ever with lots of delicious flavours and great service. It's definitely worth going out of your way for. Lots of people seem to be in on the secret though, so you might have to line up a little.

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New York City, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

I'm lactose intolerant so I can't speak for the ice cream, but the sherbet is good. However, I would say it's comparable to a tub of Häagen Dazs sherbet from the grocery. Yummy, but expensive.

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Newton, Massachusetts
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78 reviews 78 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

When we want to "go out for ice cream," we don't go to Cabot's or JP Licks, we go to White Mountain Creamery. It has a nice, old-fashioned ice cream shop character that the others lack. The friendly owner often serves and can remember orders even from a few days ago. The place is somewhat quirky and on the walls... More 

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near Boston, MA
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

White Mountain has great tasting ice cream and the service is always pleasant. It's a neat place with plenty of seating and fair prices. The ice cream is flavorful but some flavors could be creamier, in my opinion. The peanut butter chocolate is pretty awesome as is the coffee oreo.

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Top Contributor
342 reviews 342 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

We've been big fans of this White Mountain for years, and just tried it again during a visit. The ice cream was OK, nothing special, and the prices were ridiculously expensive, even for Boston. We'll remember it fondly bur probably won't return.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013 via mobile

Always friendly service and consistently delicious ice cream. I've been going here for about 3 years and I always recommend to friends and family.

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Dedham, Massachusetts, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

Massachusetts has many great ice cream places and White Mountain Creamery is the best! The ice cream is homemade and is rich in quality. Death By Chocolate ice cream and Raspberry sorbet are my favorite flavors. Their ice cream cakes are incredible. The staff are friendly, there is plenty of free parking on the street and the hours are great... More 

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234 reviews 234 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

The ice cream flavors are appealing and the ice cream is pretty good. Other places, like JP Licks, have more fat in their ice cream so it has a richer flavor. The hot fudge at White Mountain Creamery doesn't taste rich and thick, more like the chocolate syrup you buy in the supermarket. There are plenty of nice tables to... More 

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New England
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233 reviews 233 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2011

I do not know what the hoopla is about this place. The ice cream is just average and it is very expensive. The service is nothing special, either. They do make a mean lime rickey, however! That, too is expensive, but possibly worth the price.

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Additional Information about White Mountain Creamery

Address: 19 Commonwealth Ave, Newton, MA 02467-1003
Phone Number: (617) 527-8790
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Ice Cream

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