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55 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ
732 828-3855
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Ice Cream

always go here for the blend in ice cream when I'm in town. People working there are always nice and they have many ice cream flavor a & blend ins.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
Rich H
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Pequannock, New Jersey
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Pequannock, New Jersey
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144 reviews 144 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

always go here for the blend in ice cream when I'm in town. People working there are always nice and they have many ice cream flavor a & blend ins.

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44 reviews 44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

Used to go here in high school and loved it, and came back 25 years later and it is still the same! Still by far my favorite! Can't beat the blend-ins! Wish it wasn't 2.5 hours away!

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

chocolate chip cookie ice cream is the best! staff is pleasant and helpful, lines can be long but well worth the wait.

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Springfield, New Jersey
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40 reviews 40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

The French vanilla blend in with strawberries is my favorite ice cream ever. A great little spot in the heart of Rutgers on Easton Avenue. If you love I e cream this is a spot you must check out.

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Highland Park, New Jersey
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4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

You have to get the chocolate chip cookie because this is the only ice cream place that does it right--real brown sugar in the ice cream to make it taste like cookie dough. A long-time favorite that never fails to satisfy. Never had better ice cream anywhere!

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Top Contributor
147 reviews 147 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The flavor choices abound in this tiny shop off of Easton, and the results are wonderful. We had the full gamut from birthday cake, nutella, and mississippi mud, to plain old vanilla, all were creamy and delicious. One hint, there can be a line, and the tubs aren't clearly marked, so making a quick decision is tough. Take a look... More 

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Bound Brook, New Jersey
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38 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I have been going to Thomas Sweets since I was in 2nd grade. Chocolate ice cream with peanut M&M Blend-In is the only thing I get! It is the perfect ice cream and they grind up a bunch of toppings so there are plenty little bits in each bite. Last time I went, I tried the banana cream pie flavor... More 

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New York City, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

For anyone who loves ice cream, this is a not-to-be-missed experience! Absolutely delicious ice cream (try the chocolate marshmallow Oreo) and they will give you tastes of a few flavors if you are undecided. Their "blend-ins" are great, too. Also, be sure to stop in by their amazing home-made chocolate store next door (dark chocolate ginger!!) Diet tomorrow...

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Somerset, New Jersey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Thomas Sweets is a real TREAT! If you are just walking in New Brunswick or simply just driving through the area, this destination is a must. When you first walk in, you think a little small, but take a dive for the treats. I have been going here for a very long time, and every time I go back, I... More 

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New Brunswick, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

As a family, we never miss an opportunity to stop in for a double scoop sundae, shake or frozen yogurt! Variety is abundant our favorites when available: Chocolate Covered Strawberries & Dexters Frebish! A bit more expensive then other stores in the area, but trust us it's well worth it! Downside: Parking!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 55 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  New Brunswick
  • Phone Number: 732 828-3855

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
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 - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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