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Cool wave

47237 State Highway 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC
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Ranked #11 of 20 Restaurants in Buxton
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Aug 23, 2014
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4 reviews from our community

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  • English first
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English first
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

But worth seeking out! Fabulous ice cream in LARGE portions served up by the most pleasant young ladies. And, the price will leave you thinking if they have made a mistake in their addition. Wonderful , relaxed atmosphere.

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Rising Sun, Maryland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We stopped here the day before leaving OBX. There was no line as it was a rainy day. Cute shop. Great seating out front and not bad on pricing. The ice cream was good too! Great spot for families!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

Good ice cream at a cute stop with outdoor seating. Wonderfully friendly owner makes you feel right at home. Tripadvisor says Highway 12, but it is just off 12 on Buxton Back Rd. A must stop!

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east coast
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

If you find yourself in Buxton - and you like ice cream - you must stop at Cool Wave. The owner is wonderful and she makes a great malt! The selection is great. There is a nice outside seating area - where you can sit on the porch or swing out front. Delightful experience.

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