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Carvel Ice Cream & Bakery

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733 Route 72 W, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
(609) 597-8600
Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

I love carvel ice cream, but what makes it the bomb-diggity is those little cookie crunchy chocolate things you can get sprinkled in your ice cream. Its the same loveliness they put in between the cake layers. What is this magical marvelous stuff? I think it is made by leprechauns or gnomes or something.

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Thank TravelingMac7
Manahawkin, New Jersey
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

My family likes to try new flavors and they let you taste before choosing which is helpful. Also the amount of ice cream you received in the small is more than enough, even as an adult.

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Thank Dennis H
NJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

We ordered two small cups of ice cream - one was a hot fudge sundae and one was with crunch. $10.89 is too much to pay for two small cups of ice cream when it's fresh; but the ice cream and the crunch tasted stale. We won't be back.

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Thank rmw52
Barnegat, New Jersey
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133 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013 via mobile

They always get it right EVERYTIME. A nice family run place. We have never been disappointed. The son is young but very sharp.

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Thank Robert H
Manahawkin, NJ
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116 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

Go with the kids and try carvels! The first ice cream cake I ever had was at a carvels. Nothing like it! Sit in or take out. Bring the gang!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 733 Route 72 W, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Manahawkin
  • Phone Number: (609) 597-8600

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