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J Foster Ice Cream

) #1 of 4 Dessert in Avon #16 of 51 Places to Eat in Avon €€ - €€€
4 Bailey Rd, Avon, CT 06001-3697
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (18 reviews)
“sundae” (2 reviews)
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4 Bailey Rd, Avon, CT 06001-3697
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wanted to bring home sundaes, and had over 30 flavors of ice cream to choose from. I found it pricey but delicious.

Thank MJMDanes
Reviewed 13 July 2017

J Fosters has a great selection of different ice cream. My all time favorite is graham central station. A MUST try!

Thank cnamdre
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What a selection! All ice cream, sorbets, gelato made on the premise. It was delicious, you will have a hard time making up your mind. Very creative cakes and specialty items. They also carry soft serve

Thank KADConnecticut
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Perhaps we're spoiled by other ice cream shops--We found J Fosters to be ok, but nothing special. The shop had a reasonable number of flavor options and each of us tried something different. Sadly, we found each of our selections lacking in flavor depth and...More

Thank George33801
Reviewed 29 November 2016

J Foster is the place to get ice cream if you're near Avon. There is a wide selection of both hard and soft serve ice cream in cones and cups. The ice cream is excellent and favorites sell out quickly on hot days and warm...More

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Great ice cream, and a lot of flavor choices. Definitely a place to visit. My favorite is Graham Central.

Thank CamperBrad2016
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Ice cream that is creamy! And the flavors are excellent--with decent prices. Many interesting flavors to choose from.

Thank CalifDoug
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We have been to Simsbury and Avon locations. They are consistent. I personally do not like their ice cream as it tastes pastey to me but folks I go with enjoy it so let's say their ice cream is good. Pricey however. The place is...More

1  Thank Deb C
Reviewed 5 April 2016

The ice cream is very good. I've been going here since 2008, and the service has been very inconsistent. The workers aren't very educated on the ice cream, and can't answer many of the questions I have (I'm both picky and have allergies). I once...More

1  Thank Lauren A
Reviewed 26 October 2015

J Foster's is a nice place to visit for ice cream, they have a comfortable environment, especially with their outside seating area (when weather is nice). The inside is okay, but the ice cream is excellent. I have always purchased and either sat outside or...More

Thank Jeff G
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  • Value
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Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
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Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Bailey Rd, Avon, CT 06001-3697
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Avon
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