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Skipper Dipper

9305 Long Beach Boulevard, Peahala Park, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008
+1 609-492-9680
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Ranked #1 of 72 Restaurants in Beach Haven
Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: Ice Cream
Dining options: Late Night
Description: A Long Beach Island tradition since 1978, we serve a wide array of hard and soft ice cream, old fashioned shakes and sundaes and make our popular ice cream cakes fresh in the store daily.
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: A Long Beach Island tradition since 1978, we serve a wide array of hard and soft ice cream, old fashioned shakes and sundaes and make our popular ice cream cakes fresh in the store daily.
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HAWLEY PA
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47 reviews 47 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

The ice cream is delicious and the choice of cone, (several varieties) and toppings are many. The amount of ice cream is huge, so opt for the smaller if you don't want to eat that much.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This place was really highly rated on trip advisor, but it was just another ice cream place to me. It's a nice place for the kids to get a cone, but it could use more options for the lactose challenged.

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Milford, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Skipper Dipper has quite a large selection of homemade ice creams that all are excellent. I am a huge fan of the Nutter Butter ice cream. Staff is very friendly and accomodating as well.

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Beach Haven, New Jersey
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30 reviews 30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

A great place for ice cream on the island. Not a bad wait during the day but loooong lines at night. Worth a visit but may not be your favorite.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My son who is allergic to milk, egg and nuts; finally found a place he can go and order ice cream (in a cone if desired). The soy ice cream is not made there but is available. Mom, Dad & daughter are happy as well, since they can choose from the many flavors, and get some good ice cream.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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239 reviews 239 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

You will find a line waiting to get into the place. A large variety of flavors, and the servings are generous. You will quickly discover why there was a line.....kri he ice cream with toppings of your choice.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The ice cream was certainly creamy but not much better than anywhere else on the island, and worse than Do Me a Flavor. My milkshake tasted "empty" and my friend said it had a chemical taste, and it really did taste worse after having a bite of the regular ice cream. Nice and quick but I'll go somewhere else for... More

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The sign and shirts are correct—Skipper Dipper is an LBI Tradition. I have been coming to LBI every year since I was a year old. We own a house on LBI and the Dipper is a MUST every night of our stay. The lines out the door each summer night do not lie. Do not be discouraged by the line... More

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New City, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We've been going to the Skipper Dipper for over a decade and we've never been disappointed. The ice cream is fresh, there's tons of tasty varieties and combinations, and their service is IMPECCABLE. Don't be daunted by the long lines. They always have TONS of staff running up and down the queue to make sure your orders are taken and... More

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Sunrise, Florida
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302 reviews 302 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

Not located in Beach Haven and doesn't serve food so how this place rates as the number 1 restaurant in Beach Haven escapes me. Very good ice cream place and definitely worth visiting but recognize it for what it is, which is a carry out ice cream shop.

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