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The Pond Ice Arena & Performance Center

101 John F Campbell Rd, Newark, DE 19711-5457
+1 302-266-0777
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Great local ice skating rink

The pond is our local ice skating rink. Cheap prices and great atmosphere. They have skate rentals... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Newark, Delaware
via mobile
Great for skating don't get the Food

The rink is nice the bathrooms are disgusting! I mean so gross! The food will make you gag and... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2016
Heather R
via mobile
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good18%
  • Average27%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible9%
27 Jul 2017
“Great local ice skating rink”
6 Jul 2016
“Great for skating don't get the Food”
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101 John F Campbell Rd, Newark, DE 19711-5457
+1 302-266-0777
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

The pond is our local ice skating rink. Cheap prices and great atmosphere. They have skate rentals and beginner skate/walkers for rent. ($2) They offer birthday parties with and without lessons and if your kid is looking for a icehockey team or you just want...More

1  Thank jimijimi420
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

The rink is nice the bathrooms are disgusting! I mean so gross! The food will make you gag and owner of the restaurant is so unpleasant! He does not like children at all! It is an ice rink! There will be kids! Do not drink...More

2  Thank Heather R
Reviewed 21 October 2015

The Pond used to be a nice place to go. Not any longer! The place is dirty, the bathrooms were filthy, and the ice was in poor condition. The place was always crowded, but not any more. A business does not usually go under all...More

2  Thank PaulJ94
Reviewed 3 May 2015

This rink used to be run very well, but since a recent change in management occured, it has gone downhill very fast. The place is gross, dirty, smelly, and out dated. The bathrooms are so dirty they are unusable. I can honestly say that they...More

1  Thank Bran B
Reviewed 31 August 2014

Ice looked and skated well, Upkeep could have been better. Rental skates needed sharpening. Rest rooms needed to be updated and cleaned more often . Snack bar was clean and had a good variety of food.

1  Thank Lstapen
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Had my son's birthday party there and it was a lot of fun and most importantly not too crowded even on a Saturday afternoon. Could have used a bit more assistance in terms of party hosting but the manager who set up the party was...More

2  Thank JPDelaware
Reviewed 11 July 2012

The food at the pond is sooo good. The prices are a little high but when you get your food you realize its worth it. Teriaki chicken on anything she has is amazing!

1  Thank coffeerush
Reviewed 30 June 2012

We purchased a Living Social voucher for BOGO admission and skate rentals. So $20 for 3 of us with skate rentals seemed like a great deal! The rink is nice and has plenty of seating around it. They have a snack stand, it was not...More

1  Thank GuatemamaDana
Reviewed 30 April 2012

My son recently had a tournament at the Pond Ice Arena. It was an OK rink, but it was little dirty and it was set up oddly. The sitting area was next to the snack shop and was literally right on top of it. The...More

1  Thank reerma
Reviewed 14 March 2012

Good skating place and the training staff is very nice - my son learnt quickly but one of the co-ordinators isn't very responsive.

1  Thank KfromDE
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