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UConn Dairy Bar

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North Eagleville Rd., University of Connecticut, Storrs, Mansfield, CT
+1 860-486-1021
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Tolland, Connecticut
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where else can you get ice cream and eat it in sight of the cows that produced the milk? We usually get ours and go right back outside and walk the fields where the cows graze and the beautiful UCONN campus is in sight. Creamy rich texture that always tastes fresh!

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Thank David L
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ice cream the way it should be! Creative floors with a rich creamy taste. Nothing like most of the junk available at supermarkets that are more additives than cream. You won't be disappointed! The dairy bar also has a refrigerated area where eggs and a few other items are sold.

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Thank Mimsy53
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

My friends and I tried the cinnamon-caramel, coconut, pumpkin, & banana-choc.chip. All were delicious. The peanut butter topping is great. A great place to stop on a Fall Sunday.🎃

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Thank Adventureturtle
Eastford, Connecticut
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Love going here they have the best ice cream around! All made in house!! They have ice cream to take home in gallon sizes also and some assorted cakes and ice cream sandwiches. tyey also have a lot of toppings to pick from!

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Thank Vnicoll
Springfield, Virginia
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537 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have not been back here in 40 years, but it was worth the wait!!!! The ice cream is home-made and REALLY delicious. The portion sizes are huge and are an incredible value compared to typical franchise operations. If you are ever NEAR Storrs, you really have to stop by for the joyous experience.

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Windham, Connecticut
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We AlL scream for UCONN ice cream because it's the best in Connecticut! There really is nothing else to say. The ice cream speaks for itself!

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Thank Joobie
Tolland, Connecticut
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

They have great homemade ice cream with many great flavors. When construction is not happening there is plenty of room for kids to run around. They also make great ice cream sandwiches.

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Thank fuerdog
Ashford, Connecticut
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Going to the UCONN Dairy Bar is a treat. Never had a bad flavor. Staff is friendly and efficient. Would recommend it to anyone in the area.

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Thank roandrek
Ocala, Florida
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Was taking a scenic drive in the area with a friend who was a UCONN alum and he recommended we stop for ice cream. Delicious! He was a bit disappointed that they didn't have some of his favorite flavors, but I was happy with the black raspberry. Good size scoops and excellent service.

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Thank 142kristinak
Willimantic, Connecticut
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Love this place! Why not? What's to question? Great service, happiness everywhere & the best ice cream in the state of CT! And the amount of ice cream unbelievable! I live locally and visit frequently. Love it! 😍😍😍😍

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Eagleville Rd., University of Connecticut, Storrs, Mansfield, CT
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Mansfield  >  Storrs
  • Phone Number: +1 860-486-1021

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?