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Lil' Caboose Ice Cream

1279 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4454
+1 508-398-1848
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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1279 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4454
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this ice cream place by driving around the area. It's not as well known as the other two ice cream parlors in the local area (Krista K's and the Cape Cod Creamery) but it is just as good if not better. My friend...More

Thank LightinggirlMA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After watching my first ever Cape Cod League baseball game with hubby, we wanted a treat before heading by to our inn. Of course something along the way would be ideal. And the Lil' Caboose fit the bill! They have lots of great flavors. Not...More

Thank lighthouselady63
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Fun little place to stop. It's in a busy road with a dirt or shell driveway so I kept a very close eye on my pets. There's a little seating area on the deck, not that comfortable but fine. There's also some picnic tables but...More

Thank CCExplorer1
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

I grew up eating ice cream here. It's as good now as it was 25 years ago. Came here twice during our visit to the cape this summer. I had the almond joy one night and maple walnut the next. My husband tried the soft...More

Thank beagle33
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I brought my son here after a day at the beach. It wasn't crowded because of the cool weather. We saw this place on our adventures so we decided to stop in. (My son is train obsessed) I ordered him a kids sized scoop in...More

1  Thank Madmaggie42
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Lots to choose from .Reasonably priced, good friendly service. Good size and quality. Lots of outside seating and plenty of parking.

1  Thank dglong0608
Reviewed 27 May 2017

On our yearly visit to the Cape, we were driving back to West Yarmouth on Rt 28 and saw the Lil' Caboose and decided to stop for Ice Cream. Glad we did. The Ice Cream Sundaes we had were great. Lots of flavors offered, so...More

1  Thank Bob Y
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We always come here because my little brother loves it and it is also great ice cream without the line like the Cape Cod Creamery.

1  Thank Bianca G
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This was in walking distance to our motel and the ice was amazing as well as the service. Our 2 year old had a blast playing on the wooden train

1  Thank katie c
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The ice cream is stale and old. Must have been sitting around for over a year. NO flavor. NONE. It is the worst ice cream I've had on the Cape. I used to frequent this place 15-20 years ago and it was very good back...More

Thank scigme
Jacqueline M, Owner at Lil' Caboose Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2016

Our ice cream is not over a year old. We are not open year round, plus we just had the busiest season we have ever had, therefore the ice cream was not sitting around long enough to get stale. If you did not enjoy the...More

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
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  • Address: 1279 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4454
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  South Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-398-1848
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