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Captain Dusty's Ice Cream

143 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5639
978-744-0777
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Ranked #19 of 215 Restaurants in Salem
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Dessert
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dessert
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dessert
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Toronto, Canada
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506 reviews 506 reviews
311 restaurant reviews
466 helpful votes 466 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I really enjoyed my milkshake at Captain Dusty's Ice Cream. A quaint, small little hole in the wall, Captain Dusty's must get terribly busy. I got there just as the Captain was about to retire for the night and the girls let me and my buddy get a quick milkshake and cone. We were not disappointed! Rich, milky ice cream... More

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West Newfield, Maine, United States
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75 reviews 75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Can you say heaven? This little hole in the wall ice cream shop was encountered on our walk to the House of Seven Gables. I was going to get an ice cream cone but I then saw the sign for this Mojo Frappe. I was in love after my first sip. I was ready to leave my husband and soar... More

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Biloxi
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90 reviews 90 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Stopped in on a hot day to grab something sweet. The little girl behind the counter could have used another employee to help her out, as The line backed up pretty quick. I had the witches brew flavor in a cone and it was tasty, however my friends vanilla shake tasted "odd" so we promptly tossed it in the trash.

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Stuart, Florida
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110 reviews 110 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This stop was very worthwhile; the flavor choices are numerous, the servings are generous, the price is right and the taste was most enjoyable. It made the walk back to the parking garage less daunting in the afternoon heat.

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Montreal, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We had delicious homemade ice cream and I chose one another more exotic flavor ginger it was just delicious rich and very enjoyable . My daughter had the cookie dough and vanilla ice cream it was better then Ben & Jerry's ! It's a quaint little place but not too many places to sit down there are a few tables... More

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West Milford, New Jersey
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Super yummy ice cream! Giant size cone. The staff was very pleasant. The kids were happy and so was the hubby :)

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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183 reviews 183 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Captain Dusty's is close to the House of the Seven Gables - we stopped after our tour for a treat. The ice cream selection was good, and the serving generous. It was good stuff. They also had two sherbets and two sorbets - our 12 year old had a mix of the sorbets and really enjoyed it. They have some... More

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Carmel, California
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66 reviews 66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Great ice cream choices, some unique. Very friendly and outgoing staff. The "single scoop" servings are gigantic; take the cup when the staff recommends it! Fun place.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

Not worth the walk out of town. Hard ice cream is served soft, didn't even stay on cones, stale waffle cone, no crunch in the butter crunch. Great fruit smoothy earned it 3 instead 2 stars.

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Troy, Ohio
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Enjoyed this ice cream very much but it is Homemade brand but not homemade. Would had ice cream here multiple times.

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Additional Information about Captain Dusty's Ice Cream

Address: 143 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5639
Phone Number: 978-744-0777
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
Cuisine: Dessert

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