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Mel's Downtown Creamery

37 W Broad St, Pawcatuck, CT 06379-1637
+1 860-599-1363
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (18 reviews)
“brownie” (3 reviews)
“big kahuna” (5 reviews)
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37 W Broad St, Pawcatuck, CT 06379-1637
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Staff is always extremely friendly and welcoming. the place is made to feel like an old fashion ice cream shop. They offer a variety of flavors of ice cream, shakes, shaved ice, and dels.

Thank Davey Mitchell P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mel's Downtown Creamery is the best ice cream in the area!!!! Mel is the absolute best!!!!! The inside is decorated in a fun 50's theme. Great parking on the road and in the back!!! So convenient and delicious 💜

Thank Crystal A
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Its a classic ice cream parlor with the best ice cream around. its right down the road from park,and library and its an awesome place to stop when your in town.They also serve Dell's lemonade which makes the experience even better

Thank Surfood14
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We love this ice cream parlor to cool off after the beach. The place has a fifties theme which is fun for all ages. The ice cream is delicious and the staff friendly and cheerful. They offer gluten free cones for an additional charge. Other...More

Thank Travelgem050
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Very helpful server. Very Good Ice cream selection. Has a retro Malt Shop feel. Booths and Seats need new vinyl.

Thank revmeister62
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great family ice cream parlor...just like in the good ole days. Friendly service and fun memorabilia.

Thank X9200VOdianneb
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Stopped by with the grandkids for a little treat on theway back to the house. Had bingo and prizes going and the treats were delicious. Would definitely stop again.

Thank NHBRYANTS
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

If you are an old fashioned ice cream parlor fan- then Mel's is a can't miss if you find yourself in Westerly or Pawcatuck! They have so many great flavors it's hard to choose- so why not go for the ten scoop Big Kahuna and...More

Thank Silverhamma
Reviewed 31 July 2016

living in the area, we have tried many of the ice cream shoppes, but have hands down found Mel's to be the best. Cowabunga Crunch and Moosetracks are our favorites. We always get a kick when someone orders a Big Cahuna- 8 scoops of ice...More

Thank andreamonroe246
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped here after dinner based on a recommendation- we should have skipped dinner! So many interesting and standard flavors, I wanted to try them all! I went for a seasonal special, S'more Lovin', and it was amazing. The shop is cute and service is friendly...More

Thank Hturtle333
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 W Broad St, Pawcatuck, CT 06379-1637 (Formerly Downtown Creamery)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Pawcatuck
  • Phone Number: +1 860-599-1363
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Description
Established in 2012. Located in theOold Higgin's Building, the creamery gently updates the flair of a 1950's ice-cream shoppe to 2012. Mel's Downtown Creamery offers a wide variety of sweet treats. Whether it's a special occasions a night out with the family, or you just want to sit and relax with friends, come see Melanie, Dennis, and their smiling staff.
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