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Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
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Reviewed February 11, 2020

Vanilla Bean has delicious ice cream. The owner and staff are always helpful giving samples. They always have a wide variety of wonderful unique flavors. I highly recommend it.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed January 10, 2020 via mobile

We go to this place often. We have tried the others and can't understand why people would stand online at the place near the parkway rather than have this fresh, delicious ice cream. Bananas foster is the family favorite. Go here. It's like you remember...when you were a kid.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed January 4, 2020

The ice cream is very good with one award-winning. The owner and the workers are very nice. There is seating with enough room for many people. It is located right in town so it is great for a hot summer day.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 5, 2019 via mobile

When we visit we have one at the store and the ice cream flying saucers to go.highlt recommend a visit to this wonderful place anytime of the year

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed November 5, 2019

We recently stopped by during the Cranford Scarecrow Stroll and had to have some of their creamy and delicious ice cream. There are so many flavors to choose from--one more delectable than the next. All the ice cream is made in-house and each flavor is...so good--some classics and others unique combinations and seasonal treats. Definitely a must-visit spot when in Cranford!More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 12, 2019

Just great ice cream with lots of options. Not cheap, but yummy & always busy. Decent service. Try it.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 5, 2019 via mobile

We came here during the day with our office for a mid-day break and we were very happy with the delicious ice cream, friendly staff and quick service. Would definitely go back again soon! I had the 🎃 Pumpkin Spice Oreo hard serve and it...was great.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 14, 2019 via mobile

The kids love this place. Great selection of ice cream and very helpful staff. You can’t go wrong coming to this establishment.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed April 13, 2019

Great selections of homemade ice cream. Delicious toppings for cones or cups or waffles. Staff is very personable and it is a great addition to our town as you walk around. Yummy.

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

First tasted their ice cream at the Apple Fest at Dryers Farms and there seasonal flavors mixed with creamy ice cream is just delicious, the store is local focused & lovely.

Date of visit: September 2018
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I think there was a mistake in the date I went to Vanilla Beanery. I have not been there this year yet so cannot answer this question. Sorry for the confusion.
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