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Kaleidoscoops

425 North Canal Street, Carlsbad, NM 88220
(575) 887-1931
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Ranked #5 of 59 Restaurants in Carlsbad
Cuisines: American, Dessert, Ice Cream
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English first
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This was a great place to go after a day at the caverns and dinner at Chili's. The ladies working behind the counter were friendly and fast. The Ice Cream was great. It was clean here too. The menu lists breakfast items too. It looks like they open at 6am. Nice place.

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Carlsbad, New Mexico
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

They have a huge selection of ice cream flavors. You can go through the drive through, dine inside or outside.

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Loveland, Colorado
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This place was great for dessert after dinner. We stopped at another ice cream place but they were out of 99% of their ice creams. Kaleidoscoops had a really good selection, good prices, and good sized scoops.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

This place has a lot of great flavors to choose from. The service is great, especially when all six of us walk in. I love the name, too, it is fun to say.

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Box Elder, South Dakota
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136 reviews 136 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Ice Cream was very good. My husband said his hot fudge sundae was very good and unfortunately i chose a flavor that I wasn't crazy about. I love Moose Tracks, however, this was Extreme Moose Tracks and it was bitter dark chocolate (and I like dark chocolate) and just not to my liking. Unfortunately good ice cream prices are not... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013 via mobile

After a long drive from Northern NM, Kaliedoscoops was a smart stop. The ice cream was good, the selection was great, and the service was even better! I would definitely recommend a stop if your group is ready for a treat. Thank you Kaliedoscoops. :)

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013 via mobile

We went for an evening snack of ice cream. They had a lot of flavors, but not the usual types of Blue Bell Ice Cream. The service was fast but my husband and daughter's milkshakes were poorly mixed. One was too thick to drink and the other was WAY too thin. The price was a little high, but not rediculous.... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013 via mobile

Hot weather + Sweet tooth = Ice Cream! My hot fudge sundae was the perfect combination, including whipped cream and a cherry on top at no extra charge. Did I mention the hot fudge was actually hot and applied with a ladle, not a squirt bottle? Ice Cream done right!

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Odessa, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Stopped to get a cool treat. The place was pretty crowded, but the staff was friendly. The portions were small, but priced accordingly. They had several unique flavors like More Cowbell, Trashcan, and Daquiri Ice.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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58 reviews 58 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

We visited in the late afternoon and were the only customers at that time. Enjoyed ice cream and tried the "Texas Toothpicks' as a side with a Chicken Strip order. I had no idea what the toothpicks were. Come to find out, they are battered & deep fried tiny pepper skin strips. When ordering an ice cream sundae or banana... More

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