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Emack and Bolio's

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Route 6A, Oracle Square, Orleans, MA 02653
+1 508-255-5844
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New York City, New York
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136 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed August 30, 2015

This is one of the best and one of the best reputed ice cream shops in this area of the Cape. They have some really excellent choices of flavors at the bar. Many people believe it it the best ice cream on the Cape. We believe it is second to the Sundae School but the difference is so slight you... More 

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Thank Steven B
Portland, Maine
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67 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2015

The ice-cream at E & B's is always delicious. The staff, however, is not as friendly or as accommodating as the great staff at Sundae School. This is not new, however. For some reason, Sundae School must have great owners who value their employees and treat them well, because the young kids who work there are patient, converse, and helpful.... More 

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Thank BOYAJIAND
Boston, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed August 13, 2015

Delicious ice cream! We like to try as many different ice cream shops as possible while on vacation (hey, we love dessert). I had some sort of caramel swirled ice cream, which was very tasty. Definitely recommend.

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Thank R_OConnor14
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 7, 2015

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Thank Patzfan1234
New York City, New York
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199 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed August 7, 2015

Nice place to enjoy a cup of coffee or ice cream. Great selection in ice cream or coffee. Pleasant outdoor or indoor atmosphere. Friendly staff. I enjoyed my Cappuccino. I would love to go back and try their ice cream...big scoops and delicious ice cream cones.

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Thank Annie K
Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2015

Went to the NY store with my daughter a few months ago and was happy to find the quality is consistent in Cape Cod too. The outdoor seating was a good touch and the ice cream was AMAZING.

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Thank mitch10463
Bellevue, Washington
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71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2015

I've been going here for years, creative flavors, simple set up. Super casual. CASH ONLY. Small # of tables outside. Perfect for summer evening.

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Thank Pete B
Baltimore, Maryland
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed August 5, 2015

Had the most delicious ice cream here last night. The Grasshoper Pie flavor is out of this world. Emack and Bolio's serves consistently good ice cream and always has great flavors. I love the cozy atmosphere, the large porch area to sit and eat feels like you are home. Great spot for ice cream.

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Thank lepetiteedie
Orleans, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2015

This place is the ultimate tourist trap rip off!!! PRICEY super small portions long lines not worth the wait

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Thank Gerry C
San Francisco, California
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51 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed July 24, 2015

Tell your workers if they sneeze in their hands to wash their hands, and not serve ice cream. As soon as I saw this I left. Not much variety, but it is busy.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
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Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 6A, Oracle Square, Orleans, MA 02653
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 508-255-5844

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