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Thomas Sweet Ice Cream

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183 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542
609-683-8720
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 26
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  • 7
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  • 3
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Ice cream cakes

We buy ice cream cakes for birthday parties from here all the time. Great cakes. Always a hit with everyone. Any flavor combination you want.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We buy ice cream cakes for birthday parties from here all the time. Great cakes. Always a hit with everyone. Any flavor combination you want.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Be ready to stand in line, but don't be overwhelmed, as it moves pretty quick. Enjoy all of the people coming out with their treats, gives you a better idea what to get.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I came in to purchase some cherry vanilla ice cream. Sometimes you figure that ice cream is ice cream. Boy, was I wrong! This ice cream was the best ice cream I have ever had. And I could not believe how many cherries it had in the ice cream also. You spend a little more than the ice cream in... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Blended is a neat twist on mixers and such, but the lack of nuts and crappy service made me wish we went to the ice cream place across the street.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Excellent ice cream parlor with a superb reputation among locals. TS has a huge variety of flavors and toppings.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

Can't tell you how many times I've been to this shop. A fantastic choice, friendly staff and a great selection of add ins Unfortunately, on this occasion I made the wrong choice - my fault not theirs. I should have made use of their tasting offer

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Lawrenceville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I have been eating ice cream at Thomas Sweets my entire life and have yet to find better ice cream anywhere else. They also have a signature dish called Blend-in which is a lot of ice cream but just so tasty. I highly recommend if you are visiting Princeton, this ice cream should be number one on your things to... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

had the vanilla with a taste of the butter pecan. partner had the vanilla with caramel and sea salt. all were wow worthy.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I went with a friend for a quick dinner. The sandwiches were just what we needed and the lattes were perfect. The best part of our visit was the service--attentive, but not too much!

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Princeton, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I've been going to Thomas Sweets for years! I used to travel 20 minutes to Thomas Sweets when I was in High School to get some ice cream Back then, I loved Blends Ins. Now that I live in Princeton, it is more convenient to get ice cream here. They have a nice selection of flavors, and specials like the... More 

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Additional Information about Thomas Sweet Ice Cream

Address: 183 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542
Phone Number: 609-683-8720
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $2 to $5
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 183 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: 609-683-8720

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $2 to $5
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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