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Bruster's Ice Cream

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17029 Kenton Dr, Cornelius, NC 28031-5642
704-896-2886
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Home made ice cream that was delicious

Had a delicious waffle cone. Love the fact it's made on the premises. Add to that they also serve Nathan's Frank's and Crinkle Cut Fries. Simply Heaven!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Yolanda W
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Charlotte, NC
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Charlotte, NC
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a delicious waffle cone. Love the fact it's made on the premises. Add to that they also serve Nathan's Frank's and Crinkle Cut Fries. Simply Heaven!!

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Huntersville, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

They make their ice-cream in house. Yummy selection of flavors. They also sell Nathan's Hotdogs--not my favorite brand, but it's convenient. This store is just down the road from Birkdale Village and stays busy. Homemade waffle cones are very good. Plenty of tables to sit outside. Dog friendly.

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Thank niteowljune
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

So good on a hot, hot day. Very friendly people too! Ice cream was sooooo creamy. Good quantity of goodies in the blizzard type things.

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Thank shana r
Huntersville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Every new city we move to we look for Brusters!! It's the best ice cream by far! The Cornelius location is great ... close to Birkdale but without the crowds and near Lake Norman for a treat after boating.

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Thank phosford
Cornelius, North Carolina
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Always have loved Bruster's Ice Cream. My favorite is White Turtle. I love caramel. I tried the Sea salt one time, and it had a very salty aftertaste, which I haven't tasted in other brands of the same flavor. Maybe it was only that batch. I am willing to give it a second try.

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Thank Angela K
Davidson, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Best icecream in the area. There is no doubt or comparison. You will pay for it, but the best icecream ever. No inside seating. They service Nathans hot dogs also which I have never had. The service has always been solid. Other than a few regulars, the flavors change daily. Definitely try the White Turtle if it is available. Be... More 

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Thank Brianm99
Davidson, North Carolina
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221 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Wonderful stop on a hot day returning from Birkdale Cinemas. Just outside seating, but that is okay on a summer day! Not so handy if it rains. Excellent choices and friendly service.

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Thank Carol S
St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

I try to frequent Brusters whenever I can - love the chocolate raspberry truffle the best. Great ice cream and not too expensive

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Thank Junker1079
Cornelius, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2012

The flavors are great!!! Order your favorite ice cream in their Oreo cookie sandwiches!!! The folks are very nice too! We had a playgroup tour of the place, they showed the children how they make the ice cream. The kids LOVED it!!!! They have great cakes and this location has Nathan's for a hotdog or fries. Great fundraising opportunities too!!!

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Thank Joann S
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248 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2011

I went here knowing this was a chain facility, but had hopes I was be surprised. I was not. Service was slow and I think I must have chosen the wrong flavor as I had better ice cream from the truck that drives through my neighborhood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 17029 Kenton Dr, Cornelius, NC 28031-5642
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cornelius
  • Phone Number: 704-896-2886
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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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