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Kilwin's Ice Cream & Candy

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16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
+1 910-772-1298
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fudge” (331 reviews)
“waffle cone” (226 reviews)
“scones” (66 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped after dinner! The ice cream was great. The staff was very nice. Smells soooo good, they make their waffle cones on site! Fudge was good, lots of choices!!

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was in Wilmington for the first time for a college tour. Unfortunately, we were there on Monday of Presidents’ Day and most of the Riverwalk was closed. However Kilwin’s was open. I have been to this chain before. On a past visit in MD,...More

Thank Cris G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great variety of homemade fudge! We tried several free samples of different fudges before choosing the crunchy peanut butter fudge, the double chocolate fudge, and the chocolate almond fudge. It is on our son's favorite place to visit list at the historic river front.

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious and decadent. If you’re going to sin go all the way and get a big cone at Kilwins. Thie ice cream, fudge and candy is nostalgic and always delivers.

Thank Batthebeach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love to even just walk by Kilwin's in downtown Wilmington just to smell the waffle cones they are making.. .Amazing! Lots of choices here. Always clean, family oriented, delicious selections of made on premises confections. Staff is helpful. Expect a line in the summer....

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you visit the river walk or downtown Wilmington- you have to stop in this place. Fudge and treats of any flavor and the ice cream is especially awesome.

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second Kilwin’s we’ve visited, and just like the first, it’s delicious. We get the ice cream, two different flavors in a cone or dish. Just outstanding. Haven’t tried the fudge and candies, but we’re pretty sure they’re delicious too. Yes, a bit...More

Thank OTC03
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The fudge and pastry are superb. Quite a verity of flavors even sugar free. During the season the wait time on line can be over an hour. I do not think their ice creams are all that great, although they have a plethora of flavors...More

Thank joemU296SA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a family favorite every time that we visit Wilmington. We have driven and parked in a garage just to eat some ice cream on the Riverwalk! So many yummy flavors to choose from it really is hard to decide. The smell inside of...More

Thank Mamabear1226
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

You CANNOT visit Wilmington NC and not enter this FABULOUS store. The luscious smell of caramelwill proceed you...not joking. Need a gift to bring back, it’s there. Need a dessert after lunch, the ice cream is Delightful. This is really not to be missed. Just...More

Thank Natalia D
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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: +1 910-772-1298
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