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Ice Cream Place

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232 Water Street, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
401-466-2145
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Pottstown, PA
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

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Thank kp1612
New York City, New York
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651 reviews
436 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 256 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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!

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Thank lollygal
Woodstock, CT
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 

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Thank MslvsCT
New York City, New York
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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!!!

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Thank CaraNYC2014
United States
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163 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 

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Thank AliceMA007
Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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!

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Thank gzakak
Farmington, Connecticut
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54 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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!

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Thank JACjr
Maryland
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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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Thank CoLo03
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Coffee ice cream (with something else..) was delicious. Great hot fudge. Huge portions. Fast service - sit inside of it's raining or under umbrellas outside. Best ice cream!!

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Thank JacqB510
Danbury, Connecticut
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

Located right in town, there is always a line here which moves along quickly. Lots of flavors and cones as well as some baked goods. My husband wished there was black raspberry ice cream, but alas the only black raspberry is frozen yogurt!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
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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?