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Kilwin's Chocolates and Ice Cream

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341 Main Street, Highlands, NC
+1 828-526-3788
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fudge” (86 reviews)
“caramel apple” (25 reviews)
“waffle cone” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
341 Main Street, Highlands, NC
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Really good ice cream and sweets. Nice patio area outside to sit and watch the crowds while eating your ice cream

Thank Ray Z
Reviewed 4 days ago

We always stop by Kilwin's while in Highlands. They have super yummy fudge and chocolate candies as well as ice cream and coffee.

Thank DebMRoswell_GA
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place was kind of mobbed when we went and there were lots of people gathered outside. It lends itself to that which is nice. All kinds of goodies to get in trouble with here!

Thank Toby M
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you step in the door of Kilwin's, you will not leave without having had some sweet treat. It's irresistible. Go for the homemade ice cream, sit outside and watch the world go by on Main Street. Then get a pound of fudge for later....More

Thank notapickyeater2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

We headed here after a wonderful dinner at Cyprus. There was so much to chose from we didn't know where to start. We decided to get a couple different things. I went with an amazing hot fudge sundae and my lover got some toffee. Before...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband got Rum Raisin and I had Salted Caramel ice cream. We enjoyed our treats while listening to a live band right outside the shop!

Thank VolsFan16
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, it's a chain. Yes, it's pricey. But, yes, it's always delicious! Every time I visit a Kilwin's, I always get the "mud" ice cream... it's usually named after the city/area it's in. Yummy mix of vanilla, caramel, and chocolate. Mom loves the toffee, and...More

Thank PCBGal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Moving to western North Carolina earlier I. The year, I would frequently hear people speak of "Kilwins" as though it was just simply known that Kilwins is where you have dessert while in Highlands, NC. When my sister and girlfriends came into town over the...More

Thank staceyreeves
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Busy place! You will probably have to wait, but, it's worth the wait. Excellent selection of ice cream and other desserts.

Thank Bobby F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Home made ice cream - the best. Multiple flavors. Staff very efficiently handles large crowd. Good selection of chocolate, fudge and candies.

Thank Loren K
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 341 Main Street, Highlands, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 828-526-3788
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