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Downtowne Ice Cream Shoppe

165 Saint Lawrence, Merrickville, Ontario K0G 1N0, Canada
+1 613-269-2168
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (38 reviews)
“gelato” (14 reviews)
“waffle cone” (8 reviews)
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165 Saint Lawrence, Merrickville, Ontario K0G 1N0, Canada
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Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

We popped into Merrickville for the afternoon and stopped into the Downtowne Ice cream shop! We split a double scoop ice cream to save a couple dollars, opposed to buying two single scoops. It was delicious and very fresh! We walked down towards to locks...More

Thank Tanya d
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

I stopped in to the Ice Cream Shop on Good Friday. It was warm in Merrickville that day a good scoop of ice cream was exactly what I needed. I had their special flavour which was Nanaimo bar and it was absolutely delicious. They also...More

Thank Matt B
Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

They have a huge selection of candies & hand-made chocolates in addition to their super-tasty ice cream.

Thank Laurel G
Reviewed November 10, 2016

Best icecream in town! Great in summer if you are in Kemptville. Many flavors so sure to please everyone.

Thank Deborah L
Reviewed September 28, 2016

My husband needed a coffee break during our self-guided car tour through the Lanark Valley & the Rideau River Valley. We stopped in Merrickville, our second visit in a week..He got a coffee at the Village Bean. Then, we headed to the Downtowne Ice Cream...More

Thank condu
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Yummy! A wonderful assortment of traditional and surprising flavours sure to delight. Generous servings and wonderful benches out front to enjoy your treats in the sun and village atmosphere. Fun and fabulous candy choices as well. Definitely a treat!

Thank CdnLana
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Homemade ice cream that tastes like your Gramma made. It was beyond delicious. They have gelato, delicious chocolates and old fashioned candy. If you are in Merrickville you have to go. Actually it's worth the drive to Merrickville just for this store.

Thank Mactuffi
Reviewed September 2, 2016

Great little ice cream shoppe with lots of selection. The service was quick and friendly. I enjoyed the rhubarb ice cream. The décor is very funky.

Thank Mango4610
Reviewed August 29, 2016

This is the best home made ice cream. Its made on the premises. I couldn't decide what to order so I was allowed to,order two flavours for the price of one scoop. Delicious!

Thank Debbie O
Reviewed August 27, 2016

Walking in, the sights and smells of yummy ice cream starts your mouth watering! Different cones to appeal to everyone and then what to put in it! I usually try to get a double scoop, one of something I know and love and then a...More

Thank Pam O
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Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Saint Lawrence, Merrickville, Ontario K0G 1N0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Merrickville
  • Phone Number: +1 613-269-2168
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