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Dan's Ice Cream Shoppe

3724 Highway 3, Barrington, Nova Scotia B0W 1G0, Canada
+1 902-637-3177
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (25 reviews)
“subs” (10 reviews)
“cookies” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Canadian, Healthy
3724 Highway 3, Barrington, Nova Scotia B0W 1G0, Canada
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

Great Old Fashion style Soft ice cream with Cherry dip. Yummy !!! My Husband is lactose so even He could enjoy the ice cream shoppe He had the vanilla bean lactose ice cream on a cone it was a real treat and they also had...More

Thank S9179SZjaner
Reviewed August 29, 2018

A walk back in time, reminded me of the years of soda fountains. I had a salad which was nice and came with rolls.

Thank dtiger
Reviewed August 26, 2018

This place is a trip back in time! Just imagine poodle skirts and juke boxes. Friendly staff, great selection and excellent quality homemade food. We enjoyed lunch and desert....yummy!

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

We finally went here after many visits to the area. This place is busy and we understand why as it was really good. We only had a banana split this time but we will return. Prices were reasonable, there is lots of selection and it...More

Thank Michele K
Reviewed July 2, 2018

When i walked into the shoppe, Dan's monster dong hit me round the face, it made me fall to the ground!!! He then helped me up with his sack. He gave me a nice triple chocolate magnum dong!!!!!

Thank leprechaunLust2004
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Nice sandwiches and great ice cream always served with a smile. Lots of choice and a quirky dessert bench for a photo op.

Thank philandrita
Reviewed May 26, 2018

I had a veggie wrap and it was delightful. Full of flavor and healthy too. I really enjoyed the wraps bread and I thought I gained some nutrition. Huge portion. This wrap had me feeling full.

Thank Luke M
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

The first thing I noticed about this sweet little shop is the ‘50’s music coming out of the outside speakers and the cute little bench outside the front door decorated as an ice cream dessert. It immediately gives you the feeling that you’re visiting the...More

Thank Rosann C
Reviewed March 8, 2018

We ate at Dan's recently. The hostesses that served us were friendly, helpful and patient. Attitude is great when its positive. The feel and flavour of this eatery was comfortable, nostalgic, affordable and inviting. The food might have been better than one got in the...More

Thank pat d
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Unique decor and friendly staff. Not just ice cream: breads, cookies and other baked goods. Loved the coffee ice cream soft serve!

Thank ShelleyRob2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Healthy
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3724 Highway 3, Barrington, Nova Scotia B0W 1G0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Barrington
  • Phone Number: +1 902-637-3177
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