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Duffer's

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American, Dessert, Ice Cream, Diner
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5210 Pacific Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260-4437
609-729-1817
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8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 149
    Excellent
  • 86
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best place on the island!!!

The ice cream is amazing. The food is amazing. Couldn't ask for a better time. I went there everyday in the summer. Can't wait till the open!!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
Andrew L
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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276 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

The ice cream is amazing. The food is amazing. Couldn't ask for a better time. I went there everyday in the summer. Can't wait till the open!!!

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Wildwood, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Kid and family friendly. Much like a diner, many choices from seafood platters to sandwiches and soup. A model train keeps the attention of the kids and adults. And the ice cream menu cannot be beat.

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Wildwood, New Jersey, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

If you love ice cream, you will love this place. They have the best sundaes and shakes and is a fun place for the kids....mini golf, arcade games.

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Wildwood, NJ
Top Contributor
142 reviews 142 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We luckily visited the final weekend. We visit 3-4 times a summer, being locals. and every visit is consistent. They were extremely busy but somehow without wait we were able to catch a table in the ice cream section. Does anyone understand the crunch coat like Duffer? I think not.

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Barryville New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Homemade Ice Cream and killer sundaes are not the only thing they are good at. The food is fabulous also.

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New Jersey
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50 reviews 50 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We just love their ice cream and milkshakes. My family has made going to Duffer's a summer tradition every year. The kids liked the arcade games when they were younger. Enjoy playing mini golf there as well. Really like that we can walk from the condo we rent every summer.

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Clifton, New Jersey
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51 reviews 51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

good food home made ice cream, take out, sometimes a long wait for seating. it is a very clean and well run place but parking is limited but still worth the trouble

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Wildwood, New Jersey
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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

I really enjoy Duffers... The food is good, the ice cream is awesome and the prices are reasonable.... After dinner the family can enjoy the arcade and play mini golf at a great place for kids to play!

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Pine Ridge, Florida
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158 reviews 158 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Have been coming here since our kids were young many years ago!. TREMENDOUS hot fudge sundae's with many choices of flavors and toppings. Also great breakfast and lunch items. Always a late night stop after the boardwalk run. It's kind of an old fashioned throw back in design and atmosphere. A Must for the best sundae's in the area !... More 

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West Mifflin, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Staff is very friendly. Service was excellent. Would recommend the breakfast omelet. Pancakes are also delicious.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5210 Pacific Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260-4437
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Wildwood
  • Phone Number: 609-729-1817

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Dessert, Ice Cream, Diner

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm

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