We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Meola's Wayside Ice Cream

Is this your business?
165 W Boylston St, West Boylston, MA 01583-1757
+1 508-835-9747
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“ice cream” (16 reviews)
“sundae” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
165 W Boylston St, West Boylston, MA 01583-1757
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (30)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 30 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family is split on Meola's. They love it because of the large portions, tasty flavors, and close proximity. I think the portions are too big-- the small size is a LOT of ice cream and there is no kiddie size--and I prefer the flavor...More

Thank CateP322
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a wonderful, seasonal ice cream stand, typical of what is best about New England. Season runs from April to October with variable hours. Establishment seems to have an endless number of ice cream flavors. Staff is always helpful and efficient. I have visited...More

Thank Dave E
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Being a huge ice cream fan... this place is just average. We stopped b/c it's where my grandson wanted to go. They have lots of choices for flavors but really the few flavors we tried were not worth writing home about. There are better places...More

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed May 1, 2017

You can eat in the open air decorated garage with seating and tables OR outside in sun. Pups welcomed! Now to the ice cream-SO delish! 7.99 for Lg. Sundaes that are meals! There are so many flavors, that you shouldn't get in line until you...More

Thank Kalikgal
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Although the ice cream is great, the building and property is always dirty. The owner encourages the young staff to re-use plastic utensils and let me just warn you - DO NOT EAT THE HOT DOGS. EVER. But if you want ice cream and don't...More

Thank Jenn B
Reviewed March 15, 2017

have been eating ice cream here since I was a child...and can honestly say I have never had a bad ice cream here..many favors and choices...something for everyone...warning can be very busy on a hot summer night...but it makes the ice cream that much better

Thank shelly80884
Reviewed October 8, 2016

I go out of my way home after work to stop here! I especially love the Mint Patty Explosion frozen yogurt. There is an excellent variety of flavors, th eice cream is delicious and fresh tasting. I would highly recommend it! It closes around mid...More

Thank Lauren G
Reviewed August 23, 2016

For the price I always get a large. Getting a large is probably about a 1/4 gallon of ice cram and could fill anyone up.

Thank briannasky95
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Can't wait for summer to go grab some ice cream with my family. We always ask for something different and we have always loved it. Prices are on the high end but portions are HUGE... So we always share and for sure we will all...More

Thank Al R
Reviewed August 17, 2016

Want to experience great ice cream? You must visit Meola's! Excellent service, ice creams, and prices.

Thank Karen H
Nearby Restaurants
West Boylston Seafood
65 reviews
.76 miles away
Gerardo's Italian Bakery
72 reviews
.69 miles away
Oli's Italian Eatery
95 reviews
.79 miles away
Brown Rice Thai Cuisine
52 reviews
.65 miles away
Nearby Attractions
West Boylston Cinema
22 reviews
.34 miles away
Tower Hill Botanic Garden
338 reviews
2.82 miles away
Gale Public Library
6 reviews
3.90 miles away
Old Stone Church
20 reviews
2.02 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Meola's Wayside Ice Cream staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 W Boylston St, West Boylston, MA 01583-1757
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  West Boylston
  • Phone Number: +1 508-835-9747
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing