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Ice Cream Place

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232 Water Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
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Huntington, New York
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

expensive. not a big selection but it was the end of the season. the staff was incredibly nice. We did go twice

Thank rgilmorsr
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there both nights on BI. They have a great selection of ice cream and the staff was very nice. Seems like most of the young employess on BI are from Eastern Europe. They are all very polite and speak very good English.

Thank bb-starr
Pottstown, PA
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

We were very impressed with the quality of the ice cream, the many Flavors from which to choose, and the very friendly service. It was especially nice that there was a patio to enjoy our late night dessert.

Thank kp1612
New York City, New York
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685 reviews
457 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Have a treat.. You're on vacation! Stop In for a large waffle cone and some great Ice cream and blow the diet. It's definitely worth it!

Thank lollygal
Woodstock, CT
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

Our taxi driver insisted that we go here for ice cream and we were excited to try it. Unfortunately it was hotter than heck waiting in the long line in the basement with two kids who wanted ice cream badly. The ice cream itself was pretty bland (we had peppermint patty, butter pecan, and cotton candy). The worst part was... More 

Thank MslvsCT
New York City, New York
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

FANTASTIC Ice Cream, and really sweet helpful and Patient staff....waiting on oodles of visitors ...while we all ponder the beautiful list of the varieties of the FANTASTIC hand made ice cream! (.. It's a meal in a cup!) Well done!!!

Thank CaraNYC2014
United States
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172 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

It's difficult to be impartial to BI Ice Cream - my boys had their first job here selling scoops of ice cream to the tourists! It is the best place on the island though for local spirit and fun with the creamy rich taste of good ice cream. They have a wonderful selection of baked goods too. The lemon bars... More 

Thank AliceMA007
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Nice ice cream, in a convenient walking location. I had the Walking Sundae, and it was huge!! There is a small seating area inside, and some tables with umbrellas outside. The line is long, but don't be discouraged...it moves fast!

Thank gzakak
Farmington, Connecticut
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54 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

We come to BI every year for a Weekend and every night after Dinner we take a walk here for the best IceCream you can find! Their Hot Fudge Sundae is the best on the Island, with the Fudge and Whipped Cream also being freshly homemade!! Long lines move very quickly and the Employees are always terrific!! A must try!

Thank JACjr
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

Great selection. Place is always so busy (long lines) but they move you through quickly. The staff is great. Greet you with a smile, never make you feel rushed (even with the long lines) and answer all questions with free samples. Totally hooked us up on our peanut butter syrup. After biking the island, you deserve it! Stop in and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 Water Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Block Island  >  New Shoreham
  • Phone Number: 401-466-2145

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?