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J Foster Ice Cream

894 Hopmeadow St, Simsbury, CT 06070-1825
+1 860-651-1499
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (24 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
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894 Hopmeadow St, Simsbury, CT 06070-1825
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

Skip the big name ice cream shops and go to J Fosters. Great selections and all made on site. highly recommend.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank johnKE8962DY
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Really great home made ice cream. There were lots of choices of flavors, but the way the store is set up it is hard to see half of them. Everyone in line in front of us ordered from the same side of the cash register...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sammddee
Reviewed 16 September 2018 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!

Date of visit: September 2018
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

Date of visit: July 2018
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!!!

Date of visit: June 2018
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.

Date of visit: June 2018
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

Date of visit: June 2018
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

Date of visit: April 2017
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.

Date of visit: August 2016
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

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Susan G
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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