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Buttonwood Farm Ice Cream

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471 Shetucket Tpke, Griswold, CT 06384-1409
(860) 376-4081
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I made this a destination on one of our back road rides through Connecticut. We were not disappointed. The ice cream is fresh, flavorful and plentiful. The first time we went here I was not able to finish my Brownie Sundae. Two scoops of ice cream about a pint each! A huge brownie, several toppings, a couple... More 

Thank Brian B
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with a friend to get some ice cream and see the sunflower fields. The ice cream that I tried was Butterfinger, Carmel Turtle Swirl and Forbidden Silk Chocolate which were all very good but I thought for the amount of ice cream and the price was laugh able. My friend had the strawberry sundea and it was more... More 

Thank BusterBusBus
Voluntown, Connecticut
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All of the ice cream is made with all natural ingredients and there are few flavors that are sugar free. This week Jul 23 -31 2016 is the Sunflowers for Wishes which is biggest fundraiser for Connecticut Make A Wish.

Thank Billsey57
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Nice family place. Pricey. But so very good. Many flavors to choose from. A must to take the family to.

Thank Ranoodle
Voluntown, Connecticut
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Title says it all! Try " Next to nowhere" in Exeter RI at the end of Rt 165. Ice is very good for a lot less $$$.

Thank ken w
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

Not only do I have ice cream for dinner in Fort Myers FL, but I have ice cream for lunch at Button Woods. All homemade ice cream from Cotton Candy to good old Vanilla & Chocolate. Across from the field of sunflowers You can't miss it if your are up this way in Connecticut. My hometown.

Thank Michellereil
West Brookfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Excellent selection of delicious flavors, waffle cone was awesome with hint of vanilla flavor. Must visti while in area.

Thank Pammycationlover
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Buttonwood Farm Ice Cream is known by locals for having the best homemade ice cream in town. The ice cream is very good, but expect long line and high prices. The best time to go is in July or the beginning of August to get a glimpse of the beautiful sunflower fields across the street while you sink your teeth... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I used to go as regulars when we lived about 30 minutes away. They serve the best ice cream in the state. Now that we live over 90 minutes away, we look for reasons to go to Griswold just for the treat of having an ice cream cone 😃

Thank winchesterwhites
Middletown, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

I go here every time we come through the area. The choice of different ice cream is great. Too many sometimes. Taking a well deserved morning off I stopped in on a drive north past the casinos in eastern Connecticut. It was a hot day in May so I was surprised there was no line at the windows. I had... More 

Thank 2S2P2L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 471 Shetucket Tpke, Griswold, CT 06384-1409
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Griswold
  • Phone Number: (860) 376-4081

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