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Kilwin's Ice Cream & Candy

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16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
910 772 1298
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely shop, lots of staff to help and everything looks inviting. We only tried the ice cream, you get a big portion! Not the cheapest but you pay for quality

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in the DownTown/Historic Area of Wilmington. We wanted a snack and made our way to the Kilwins at the River Walk. We have eaten at other Kilwin's locations, but we're impressed with the size and variety of delicious treats and ice cream flavors at this one. Our choices of ice cream cones and shakes were amazing! It is... More 

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Thank TravelinDebs
Scarsdale, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

WE saw a long line of people out the door and thought this must be the place for Ice cream. We were not disappointed - ice cream was delicious and worth the wait, The caramels were heavenly. Definitely stop by!

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Thank Ruth S
Durham, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was familiar with Kilwin's but had never had their ice cream. I walked into the shop and was almost overcome by the smell of all kinds of fudge being made. Their selection was tremendous! But, alas, I had come for ice cream, so I proceeded to the ice cream cabinets. The selection of flavors here was almost overwhelming as... More 

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Thank Anthony B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great icecream. Local favorite and there fudge is awesome. Always has a crowd but worth the wait. Make there own cones there.

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Thank mcp1227
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I take the kids that I nanny to the Winston-Salem Kilwin's a couple days of the week/month-(More if it was better for their bodies, and if the kids could choose). They LOVE the pralines since their options are limited with Celiac Disease. The employees are always so caring and friendly. They always seem to remember my boy's allergies and help... More 

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Thank Olivia G
Wilmington, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best candy and ice cream shop in wilmington. Everything is delicious and great staff and location too

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Thank Janet B
Wilmington, North Carolina
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ice cream, fudge and candies are absolutely delicious. However, the line can be quite long, the prices are a little high in my opinion, and do not enter this store if you have a peanut or tree nut allergy.

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Thank NoCarolinaFamily
Wilmington
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great fudge and ice cream, friendly staff and good service. It is a special treat to get a cone and walk to the riverfront and enjoy it!

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Kittanning PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the Riverwalk then to get some ice cream on the way home! The peanut butter was sooo good! So many choices. Also got a white chocolate peanut butter cup, it was just ok. The line was out the door when we left, although it moves quickly. A place to stop if you are in the historic Wilmington. Wish... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: 910 772 1298

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