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Dairy Palace

2 Jay Dr, Route 141 Basin Road, New Castle, DE 19720-1718
+1 302-328-9740
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  • Very good29%
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“sundae” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Fast Food
2 Jay Dr, Route 141 Basin Road, New Castle, DE 19720-1718
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best ice cream around. Such a quaint place. A great treat on a hot summer evening. I love the pup cups for dogs.

Thank Melissa K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Dairy Palace is one of Delaware's finest treasures. If you want a good, thick milkshake. do not pass this place up. The lady that runs this operation has been running it for years and does a wonderful job. If you are ever in New...More

Thank cynthiacade51
Reviewed February 2, 2018

Soft serve ice cream is the best. Smoothie in so many flavors, love the chocolate, banana with coconut. ABSOLUTE Best is the Chile Dogs. No beans and dry old style chile with best flavor! Reminds me of my childhood. Love them

Thank Patricia P
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Grew up near this Delaware landmark. Unfortunately this place closes every Fall season but when it’s open it’s awesome! Try the root-beat float! Mmmmm

Thank mgrunza
Reviewed September 15, 2017

The Dairy Palace is one of our favorite places to go for ice cream. We have been visiting there for decades now! Service is speedy and usually fairly friendly. Ice cream is soft serve. I love that you can order your ice cream with what...More

Thank daisyferret1
Reviewed July 10, 2017

This had been a family favorite for more that 50 Years. the best Sundae's . The caramel apple is my favorite!

Thank Deborah T
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Dairy palace has been a hangout for friends and families since over 80 years. My own father has had this place watch him grow into and an adult man with a family. Throughout the years, it has always been dairy palace that sticks with us....More

Thank Ekaterina M
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Ice cream is as good as ever. Smart not to mess with 30 plus years of success!! Hope they'll have another 30 years or more success!

Thank John O
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Throwback to the 50s. This place offers free soft serve ice cream but it is a bit bit pricey. Ice cream is creamy and amply in quantity. People still hang out in the parking lot and the stand is straight out of the 50s movie....More

Thank Herbert F
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for delicious old-fashioned soft serve ice cream, you've come to the right place. My family loves soft serve ice cream, but I have never been able to find one that tastes as good the kind I had from the mom-and-pop places...More

Thank skipperdog-7
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Jay Dr, Route 141 Basin Road, New Castle, DE 19720-1718
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  New Castle
  • Phone Number: +1 302-328-9740
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