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Bedford Farms Ice Cream

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68 Thoreau St, Concord, MA 01742-2409
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

All our 4 kids really enjoyed the delicious ice cream. I had one with peanut butter and it was really great. Charming building and nice staff.

Thank Ken A
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like to visit as ice cream is always good. Be prepared to wait during summer but it is worth it. After purchase you can go and sit by the rail tracks and eat your ice cream. It is not everyday you can do this!!

Thank Nigel B
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first time here on a very warm Friday night - it was good. Not the best I've ever had, but decent. I'm an ice cream snob though. For over $4 a scoop I expect really great ice cream. These were generous portions and best of all service was quick. The girls behind the counter know what they are doing.... More 

Thank Maria K
Enfield, Connecticut
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was returning from Boston and stop in to use the restroom. I was happy to see that they sold milkshakes when I was done. Bought a chocolate shake and wasn't disappointed. Just writing this review now makes me want to have another one.

Thank Dudley228
Boston, Massachusetts
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When our foreign former au pairs come back to visit, this is the first place they ask to go. I'm a big fan of Muddy River (firm peanut butter swirled through rich chocolate ice cream) and also of their Orange-Pineapple, but everyone I know has their own favorite flavor. The frozen yogurt is also good. I have not tried the... More 

Thank zs67
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11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've enjoyed Bedford Farms for years. The flavors of regular ice cream are so great, I only just tried their soft serve for the first time this month (we've been customers for over a decade). It was awesome as well. Note to the wise: the kiddie size is more than enough for most ice cream lovers.

Thank Marie M
Concord, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Bedford farms ice cream stand in Bedford is our go to,for specialflavors and rich creamy ice cream. But their all year store in Concord is only 1/2 as good. They do not have all the extra flavors...cherry bomb, frozen pudding, maple walnut, ginger etc. somthe best bet is in Bedford on toute 225.

Thank Susan S
Southeast Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Nice little ice cream shop by the rail depot. The sweet and salty was a little too sweet, but it was still a good thing on a hot day. The portions are too large though. You'll need to bring a friend to have anything larger than a small.

Thank RusticRoads
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

Went into Bedford Farms Ice Cream and it was packed. A long line that moved quickly with help courteous staff. The ice cream I had had no flavor. I ordered mint chocolate chip. I was disappointed in the taste. The portion was more than fair for a small and I thought the prices were reasonable for what you received.

Thank Steph R
Concord, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Unfortunately for my waist size, Bedford Farms is within walking distance of my apartment in Concord. The ice cream is fabulous and the serving sizes filling. They feature great flavors including some I've never had before. My favorite - coconut. The soft serve is also incredibly good. Definitely stop by if you need dessert.

Thank 77cindylee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Thoreau St, Concord, MA 01742-2409
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Concord
  • Phone Number: 978-341-0000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?