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16 Hoosac St, Adams, MA 01220-1734
413-743-4031
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Adams, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

This is the best ice cream in the Berkshires. The kids sundaes are so huge, it is hard to finish them. No matter how many customers are in the store, the line moves right along.

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Adams, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Every summer I cannot wait to take the family to get ice-cream here. There is always a line out the door but the staff keep things moving. Great options and HUGE portions for soft serve and hard ice cream. They even have cherry and chocolate dip/shell which is an awesome option which the North Adams place hasn't carried since I... More 

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Thank Megan B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Great place to stop and get ice cream. The prices are very good. The mocha sauce is the best! They have a large variety of hard ice cream and the biggest selection of flavors for soft ice cream.

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Thank Julie K
Adams, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Who doesn't Love ice Cream. This is a Clean Honest place who loves the make people happy and it shows

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Thank Mark P
Adams, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Cozy atmosphere that is family orientated. A rotating flavor of hard icecream. They carry hard icecream as well as soft. They have a variety of flavors and they are willing to be creative to make you what you would like.

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Baltimore, MD
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

After touring all over the area for most of the day, my family was looking for a nice place to unwind. Rainbow Shack fit the bill. They had a ton of flavors and varieties to choose from. Everything we ordered was delicious.

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Thank akimbok
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Best Ice Cream in town. There prices are reasonable. Very friendly staff and clean place. It's been a family favorite for years.

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Thank Holly L
Upstate NY
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98 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This delightful, locally owned ice cream store offers a fantastic variety of flavors of delicious ice cream and healthy frozen yoghurt. The very friendly staff will whip up whatever you want and are always accommodating. The store is colorfully decorated and has a pleasant small town ambience. We are from Albany, New York and love to bicycle the beautiful Ashtuwillicook... More 

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Thank MarthaJulia
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62 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2010

Adams is a very "walkable" town and walking down to Rainbow Shack for Ice Cream is one of my favorite summer activities. Very local spot but worth the trip to try oneof the many flavors of soft serve available...or a sundae or shake.

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Green River Wyoming
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2010

Good place to get ice cream, and alot of it. My wifes cousin Megan worked there this summer in the afternoon and my youngest daughter Juliet loved seeing and playing with her alot so we tried to go down there and see her as much as we could while we were in Adams. Alot of different flavors and choices on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Hoosac St, Adams, MA 01220-1734
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Adams
  • Phone Number: 413-743-4031

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