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J Foster Ice Cream

894 Hopmeadow St, Simsbury, CT 06070-1825
+1 860-651-1499
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 weeks ago
“Excellent ice cream, lots of flavors!”
9 Jul 2018
“Friendly staff, good ice cream”
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894 Hopmeadow St, Simsbury, CT 06070-1825
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by on a busy Sunday afternoon and they were well-staffed to handle the customers. The servings are generous and they offer free tastings. We ordered “Cookie Monster,” “Barnyard Brawl,” “Coconut Mounds,” and “Mint Chocolate Chunk.” All we’re delicious!

Thank MoniqueHeller
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The staff was young but very friendly. The ice cream was good, but I do wish there were more options. There is a few tables of indoor seating and a number of tables out on the lawn overlooking the beautiful downtown area. Great spot for...More

Thank Shnoogie
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Loved their ice cream!!! You could taste the freshness. They have an outside area to sit back and enjoy your ice cream and scenery. If you're in Simsbury, check it out!!!

Thank tngirlcali
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Ended our day here-who doesn't love ice cream. lots of flavors and toppings, and pleasant people dishing out the ice cream.

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 21 June 2018

J Foster is a local ice cream shop in the heart of Simsbury. Located on the first floor of a old house, it's almost always crowded but they handle the lines pretty efficiently. You have numerous choices as to cones or cups. Always fresh and...More

Thank Prestlan
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Despite a broad selection of ice cream, we've been disported by the J Fosters. That's not to say you should not give it a try. Perhaps we hit a slow time (we did) or perhaps our tastes do not quite mesh with J Fosters. Nevertheless,...More

Thank George33801
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Love, love Fosters ice cream. Nice that there are tables outside for enjoying this sweet treat in the summer time.

Thank Kamct
Reviewed 26 November 2016

In Simsbury we are spoiled in the homemade ice cream department, as there are at least 4 of them that I can think of offhand. J. Fosters is my favorite. Their ice cream, is the creamiest and best tasting in my opinion. There is always...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I usually search for an ice cream treat when traveling. J Foster's was just the place. Small place, but lots of space outside to enjoy the weather, the people, and a special variety of flavors.

Thank Geraldine350
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Went on a very hot day, basically b/c we were shopping in the area and we wanted a cool treat. The prices are expensive compared to other places that have homemade ice cream. I had 1 flavor, my daughter 2 flavors in 1 cup. Tasted...More

Thank MsCasualTravelor
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Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 894 Hopmeadow St, Simsbury, CT 06070-1825
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Simsbury
  • Phone Number: +1 860-651-1499
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