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Uncle Eddy's Frozen Custard

46860 NC Highway 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC
252-995-4059
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Ranked #6 of 20 Restaurants in Buxton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Ice Cream
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Townville, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Park out front and take a stroll past live oaks and a meticulously-manicured, beautifully landscaped putt-putt golf course before or after you grab ice cream! Uncle Eddy's is a small ice cream shop, decorated with an eclectic flair and fun gift store. They offer many flavors of ice cream cones and gooey-yummy sundaes. The kids will love Uncle Eddy's...and so... More 

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West Mifflin, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Ice cream was very good. Price was right, and very good service. They allow you to sample before you choose.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Great custard ice cream! Had Maui wowi which was great and my husband had the turtle sundae was also great! Had shakes, sorbet and daily flavors.

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Mosherville, PA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I honestly can't see how people on here have written the portion sizes were excellent. Perhaps these reviews are "manufactured" by friends of the owner or someone got special treatment. I ordered a small vanilla cone. Yes, the custard was delicious. HOWEVER, it was the size for a child. I couldn't believe it. No wonder when I asked if they... More 

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Charleston, West Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

THE BEST frozen custard! We went every day during our stay at the OBX. Tried the vanilla the first day .... very creamy and great vanilla flavor. The chocolate the next day ..... again very rich and delicious chocolate flavor. Wait till you see all the home-made flavors of hand-made, hand-scooped ice cream - sampling those started on my 3rd... More 

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Morris County, NJ
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Many flavors; rich, creamy, and the best soft ice cream/frozen custard I can remember having. Only drawback: lots of other people think so too - lines are long and parking can be difficult. I just deal with it; the ice cream is worth it. (I try to limit myself to one visit per trip to Cape Hatteras, lest my stomach... More 

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We stopped here on the way back from Avon, and we are glad we did. This is a throw back type of place with great ice cream and custard. The portions are large, even the kids size.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The man behind the counter was unable to smile, greet customers, or act like a business owner happy to be busy during a short, seasonal business. The party before us ordered 4 ice cream cones, he made 3, the woman asked for the last cone and hd replied, "I didn't get that one." He made her GET BACK IN LINE... More 

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The ice cream and custard offerings were very good. Don't even both with the golf portion. Not worth the time or money.

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Canton, Ohio
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41 reviews 41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Very friendly staff. They were helpful since it was a tough decision on what to try. Everything sounded so yummy. The portions were very generous and small was like a medium.

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Additional Information about Uncle Eddy's Frozen Custard

Address: 46860 NC Highway 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC
Phone Number: 252-995-4059
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Buxton
Cuisine: Ice Cream

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