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Carvel Ice Cream & Bakery

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118 Shawan Rd, Cockeysville, MD 21030
+1 410-785-0002
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12:00 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 14:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 14:30 - 22:00
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Timonium, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Carvel Ice Cream & Bakery was part of a chain with numerous locations throughout Maryland. In Hunt Valley they were too close to Wegman's which had a huge bakery. Carvel closed two months ago.

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Cockeysville Hunt Valley, Maryland
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Being from NY Carvels were everywhere so we were so excited when this one opened. The employees don't seem to care and the prices are higher here (and they give you much less) than they do at the NY carvels. We ordered a cake for a baby shower and asked what time the store opened. We were told 12 noon... More 

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NEW FREEDOM
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015

Ice cream was very creamy. Milk shake thick. But I'm sorry, more than $10 I thought was a bit expensive. What happen to the Good Humor man??

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Concord, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015

Soft serve, regular ice cream, sundaes - there is something here for everyone. There is a great selection of ice cream flavors and cones dipped in chocolate with sprinkles. The sundae assortment has something for everyone. They sell ice cream cakes as well and have them stocked in a cooler for take away. This is a great stop after shopping... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2014

What can one really say about a Carvel Ice Cream parlour? They sell ice cream and most people like ice cream. My girlfriend thought they made a fantastic milkshake. It was so good, in fact, that she went back for a second!

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Thank Bruce P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

The hard ice cream is good, but I have never before eaten soft serve that is so thick and creamy. It takes you back to a simpler age when you enjoy the ice cream for the ice cream's sake, rather than for all the toppings, fillings, etc. All those things are available to those who want it, but for the... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2012

Carvel has both soft and regular ice cream. I adore their soft ice cream. It is the smoothest creamiest soft ice cream I have ever encountered. Carvel stores used to be more numerous but this is the only one around this area. The soft ice cream is relatively low calory and they have a version that is very low cal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
14:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
14:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
14:30 - 21:00
Thursday
14:30 - 21:00
Friday
14:30 - 22:00
Saturday
14:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Shawan Rd, Cockeysville, MD 21030
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Cockeysville
  • Phone Number: +1 410-785-0002

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