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“Yum!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Old Lyme Ice Cream Shoppe & Cafe

Old Lyme Ice Cream Shoppe & Cafe
Ranked #1 of 3 Dessert in Old Lyme
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Yum!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2014

This lovely ice cream, lunch shoppe changed hands a year ago. It was good before but now it is great! super creamy, rich ice cream, delicious sandwiches. Go if you can.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank lovetoeat1991
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  • English first
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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Absolutely delicious”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

We read they served a pumpkin pecan ice cream. So when ordering, the clerk said they just made a fresh batch and asked if we would mind waiting for it to soften. In the meantime we ordered their peanut butter swirl ice cream. It was so creamy and delicious! When the pumpkin ice cream was ready to eat, we couldn't believe how delicious it was. This ice cream shop is among the best we've ever been too!

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Thank Kari P
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New Hope, Pennsylvania
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188 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“This is a MUST visit!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2014

Absolutely the best ice cream on the Connecticut coast. Hand-made in house...and the flavors...WOW. Also a good place for lunch. Soups are made every day with fresh local (when possible) ingredients. Sandwiches, wraps and salads are out of this world. They roast their own meat (beef, chicken, etc) for the sandwiches...and again, locally sourced when possible. Feels like home.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Michael A
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Old Greenwich, Connecticut
2 reviews
“YUM!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2014

The ice cream is very rich – YUM! The prices were very reasonable, and the scoops were a generous size. We loved the pumpkin caramel pecan pie! It’s amazing with chunks of pie crust in it. Friendly & helpful service. Great atmosphere…Will be back!!!

  • Visited April 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank OGreenwch
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Old Lyme, Connecticut
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Old Lyme Ice Cream”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2013

Excellent ice cream. Pleasant service. Generous portions. Cash only. Parking on Lyme Street, which fortunately does not have a lot of traffic.

Visited November 2013
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Thank karlfriedmann
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