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Ice Cream Cafe

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5 South Orleans Road, Orleans, MA 02653
+1 508-240-0003
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Description: Homemade ice cream and Espresso Bar. Gourmet coffees and specialty drinks...
Homemade ice cream and Espresso Bar. Gourmet coffees and specialty drinks available. (Hot or Iced) All our Ice Cream is homemade on premises. Also serving Premium Soft Serve. Refreshing drinks of all sorts are available as well. Milkshakes, Smoothies, Slushes, Floats. You name it we have it. Many Vegan and nondairy choices also available. Non dairy Ice Cream, Non dairy Soft Serve as well as Sorbets. All nondairy items can be used in milkshakes as well as smoothies when combined with your choice of Soy, Almond or Coconut milk.
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Visitor rating
  • 41
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best Ice Cream on Cape Cod!

This family owned and operated place specializes in ice cream but has lots of candies for all ages as well! Their peach ice cream is heavenly,as is their chocolate, but they feature many flavors from plain to exotic! Friendly staff and atmosphere; a fun place all the time- even have fantastic... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 27, 2014
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English first
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

This family owned and operated place specializes in ice cream but has lots of candies for all ages as well! Their peach ice cream is heavenly,as is their chocolate, but they feature many flavors from plain to exotic! Friendly staff and atmosphere; a fun place all the time- even have fantastic Holiday lights in winter!

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Brewster, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This owner operated shop makes there own ice cream for this one shop. The ice cream is delicious. The have creative flavors like indian pudding and others. How many ice cream shops claim to have homemade but its made somewhere else, not this place. The vanilla ( the flavor to which all others are compared) is top notch. They close... More 

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Norton, Massachusetts
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Since my husband and I had a terrible dinner at the Lobster Claw down the road, we decided to try this place for some after dinner icecream special. I had the cookies and cream and it was amazing! Even the kiddie cup is a good enough size for any age. Really should have skipped dinner all together and just gone... More 

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Millburn, NJ
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Been there many times. Ice cream variety and quality are always excellent. Good service, adequate seating and parking in back (not in Cooke's next door but behind the Cafe. Certainly among the better ice cream places on Cape.

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Lenox, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The homemade ice cream was very tasty and there were lots of choices. Also enjoyed the outdoor seating.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Finally... An Ice Cream Shop that will Not ROB you! But that is beside the point. So, after having been diligently trying to loose 50 pounds this summer, which means no Fried Clams, Beer, Booze, Beer Battered Fried Clams etc., I was doing so well that I thought that I would reward myself with a simple ice cream cone, so... More 

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bergen county, nj
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48 reviews 48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The Ice Cream cafe is a great dessert stop right across the street from one of our favorite food stops on the Cape - Cookes. The Cafe has all the wonderful ice cream choices you could want and a cute outdoor seating area. We are always happy with the ice cream and you will be too. Good potions for the... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This is a great place for ice cream, especially Sundaes as they allow you multiple toppings (fudge+ caramel + marshmallow!). It's close to the bike path and makes a great stop. Also the people are super nice.

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Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Fabulous fabulous fabulous. What an assortment of flavors. The salty caramel is to die for. The chocolate almond was wow! Don't not stop here.

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South Salem, New York
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154 reviews 154 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Good stuff ! My only concern would be the depth of the menue. Way to many choices ! Ice cream was great with hot fudge was excellent. Service was very good!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5 South Orleans Road, Orleans, MA 02653
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 508-240-0003

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Ice Cream

Description

Homemade ice cream and Espresso Bar. Gourmet coffees and specialty drinks available. (Hot or Iced) All our Ice Cream is homemade on premises. Also serving Premium Soft Serve. Refreshing drinks of all sorts are available as well. Milkshakes, Smoothies, Slushes, Floats. You name it we have it. Many Vegan and nondairy choices also available. Non dairy Ice Cream, Non dairy Soft Serve as well as Sorbets. All nondairy items can be used in milkshakes as well as smoothies when combined with your choice of Soy, Almond or Coconut milk.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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