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Salem Valley Farms Ice Cream

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20 Darling Rd, Salem, CT 06420-3906
+1 860-859-2980
Thu - Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Greenwich, Connecticut
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

We had just finished a 33 mile bike ride; and on a fall day this was the perfect end to a wonderful fall day. The ice cream is DELICIOUS; and likely so as it's 18% butter fat. Who cares as this is such a nice treat.

Vernon Hills, Illinois
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

Went there with a group of actors and fell in love with the ice cream!! The atmosphere is so charming and they have a huge selection of flavors to try. Cow hooves is fantastic!!

Thank Rachel K
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We wanted homemade frozen custard for dessert & we were delighted with the delicious flavor of the day that we chose. They have a wide variety of flavors--hard to choose! It is not cheap, but where is any good home made ice cream inexpensive? The shaded outdoor seating was a welcome break from the hot sun. Would definitely go there... More 

Thank Celia H
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Nice place! Plenty of variety, most importantly ice cream was delicious. Little snafu ordering and getting a single scoop of vanilla took forever. But will definitely go back!

Thank squashman24
Groton, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Ice cream lovers will enjoy this.... Yummy delicious tasty ice cream😍 You have lot of flavors Don't miss this place for a yummiest ice cream

Thank vasu87
East Hampton, Connecticut
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58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

After checking out the nearby Goodwin Trail and friend and I stopped for a treat. As usual the parking lot was packed. But the line moved very quickly and staff was very friendly. Ice cream was delicious!!!

Thank Kim C
New York City, New York
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161 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

The ice cream here is absolutely wonderful. We were biking on the airline trail and decided to stop for an ice cream cone. I had peach Melba and black raspberry and me wide had butter pecan. The peach Melba had huge Pieces of frozen peaches and the butter pecan was lapse with nuts. The ice cream had high butter fat... More 

Thank ignatsz
East Haddam, Connecticut
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

We traveled to Newport RI, ate at Matunuck Oyster Bar and then saved room for a great ice cream!! The creamyest ice cream around, bring cash, no credit cards. You won't be disappointed.

Thank BillnBarbR
Norwalk, CT
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

This place is great!! Be prepared for a line but well worth the wait! They have soo many flavors you won't mind the line because you will be trying to decide on what to get!! If you are near the area plan to make a stop!! Your taste buds will be HAPPY you did!!

Thank Millied
East Haddam, Connecticut
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

There is not a whole lot to do in Salem -- lots of woods and such but drive by this place on a weekend evening, and you would think it's the capitol of the CT (and maybe it should be) ! Everything about this place is awesome -- not the least of which the menu. Every manner of fresh, local,... More 

Thank BadLittleBunny

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Darling Rd, Salem, CT 06420-3906
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 860-859-2980

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