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“Great ice cream” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Halo Pub

Halo Pub
34 Hulfish Street, Princeton, NJ
609-921-1710
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Ranked #3 of 170 Restaurants in Princeton
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Dessert
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114 reviews 114 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 34 cities Reviews in 34 cities
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
“Great ice cream”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This gem has been serving ice cream and coffee for years at great prices and generous portions. We try to stop each time that we are in town.

Visited August 2013
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English first
Barrington, Illinois
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“very busy and good”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

A nice little place that is a great ice cream parlor and coffee place. The line can be far out the door during peak times and well into early evening. The place is open kinda late to allow for the lines to calm down and everyone to get a scoop. The price is nice and the selection is vast and the service is friendly and top notch. I loved being able to stop at this little place.

Visited August 2013
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nashua nh
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“In a town of fancy ice cream”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

In a world of unusual flavors, they could do better. When it gets busy, which it is most of the time, it gets filthy, and the young staff gets a bit snarky. The tables and counters a coated with the light sticky grime of many big and little ice cream hands. Management seems absent, especially in the evening.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Princeton, New Jersey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Ice cream not the best (though fine); values and atmosphere first-rate”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

I really believe in the owner's mission of providing an inexpensive venue for families without the means for Bent Spoon. The owner actually farms and processes his own semi-organic dairy; the quality is wonderful for what it is: mid-range ice cream and excellent espresso for very little money. If Princeton offered a Nobel Prize for local restauranteurs, Halo Pub's owner would win it.

Visited July 2013
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Severna Park, MD
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“fabulous ice cream!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

We stopped in Halo Pub for some ice cream and were treated to some of the best ice cream I've ever had (and my grandparents made ice cream every summertime) My kids chose the creme de menthe chocolate chip and the vanilla heath bar. They loved it. I chose the lemon cream sorbet. Amazing! Packed with lemon flavor, not too sweet, not too sour and very creamy! They have a wide variety of flavors, one to suit just about everyone. The serving sizes were just right and the lady who served us was patient with my kiddos as they took a long time to decide on their flavor. Will be back again!

  • Visited July 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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