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Captain Dusty's Ice Cream


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


Takeout, Parking Available, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible

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Peppermint Stick
Mint Chocolate Chip
Vermot Maple Walnut
Royal Dutch Chocolate
Coffee Bean
made with real coffee
Chocolate And Raspberry
Chocolate Chip Cokkie Dough
Peanut Butter Fudge
Chocolate Chip
Coconut Almond
Mint Patty
Purple Cow
Coffee Heath Bar
Black Raspberry And Coffee Bean
Ice Cream Soda
Doggie Sundaes
Banana Splits
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

The ice cream was delicious and the sizes were generous. Everyone in our party enjoyed what they got. We loved walking to House of Seven Gables with our ice cream cones. I would only recommend they put additional tables outside as they have a giant...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 718tara
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Great ice cream but they need to put in air conditioning or at the least a good overhead fan. Temperature was ~96 but with humidity like 102. Ice cream sounds like a refreshing treat but I was melting sitting in there and came out SO...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jayelles259
Reviewed September 6, 2018

We enjoyed the "Witch's Brew" ice cream. It was delicious! The service is friendly (they even have doggie ice cream). The portions are quite large ( I had fun trying to finish my 'medium' and I'm an ice cream afficianado!) Perfect ending ( they are...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Daydream209632
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Sea Level Oyster Bar recommended us here for ice cream and they did not disappoint! The "small" cone was as big as my head, no exaggeration! Ice cream was delicious and would definitely go back!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank KariB806
Reviewed August 11, 2018

This little shop was close to our B&B. We stopped here twice in the evening. I had the waffle cone with black raspberry both times and it was wonderful! The "small" is huge :-)

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Michelle B
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The ice cream was very tasty although it had too many nuts. The staff was very pleasant even though the inside of the shop was sweltering hot. It would not have been pleasant to sit inside.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Great yummy ice cream in generous portions. Super friendly and helpful counter help. Lots of homemade varieties to choose from.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LynnV539
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Great little place on the walk to the 7 gables house. The ice cream was very good. The server left some to be desired. I asked about details of the listed flavor of the moment and was met with an “I dunno”. Other than that...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JJayJ
Reviewed May 19, 2018

This is the best ice cream in Salem! They have lots of creative flavors and also offer soft serve and other options. The servers are very friendly and helpful. We loved it so much that we went twice during our stay. We did try some...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank lovenyc210
Reviewed October 23, 2017

My wife and I stumbled upon this place while we were walking around in Salem. The ice cream was good. It was in the right place at the right time!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Brian R
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