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20 Congress St, Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4017
+1 603-319-8842
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“waffle cone” (5 reviews)
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20 Congress St, Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4017
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I grew up loving Kilwin's because of their Frankfort, MI location. They don't have them here in Kansas, so I'm always stoked to find out that there's a location at one of the cities I am in. This one certainly doesn't disappoint. The place smells...More

Thank Shawn W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate a fantastic icecream here. Everything in this place seems tasty! They have many types of chocolates. I recommend 100%

Thank Juani83
John D, Manager at Kilwins, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Juani! We're proud of our Super Premium ice cream and are glad you enjoyed it. I'd like to thank you for your visit and hope you visit us again soon.

Reviewed 10 June 2018

Ill keep it short, we got cones, shakes and chocolates. Everything was fantastic. The shakes took a minute or 2 longer than you would hope but well worth the wait.

Thank Hummelltime
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Candies,Ice Cream,and Fudge,Oh My. This is nor the place for a CHOCOHOHALIC. Just a great candie shop right in the center of town. PS. two doors up coffee and pastry.

Thank Chefnfly
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Who doesn't love Kilwins chocolates? I go to Kilwins all the time in Florida - what a treat to find them in Portsmouth. The best deal always are the apples. Everything else is SO expensive. Good stuff, but pricy.

Thank pancan1
Reviewed 14 January 2018

This is just a great place to satisfy your sweet tooth with homemade goods. I went there over the summer for some ice cream with friends (who live out of town) in their homemade waffle cones. My friends were impressed by both the richness of...More

Thank saestes
John D, Manager at Kilwins, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

My family and I thank you for your kind word about our shop as well as sharing the experience with your friends! We work hard every day to craft our delicious treats (such as our hand-rolled waffle cones and Super-Premium grade ice cream) and are...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped in after visiting Kilwins in Naples for years. The smell when you walk in is to die for. Kids had fun looking at all the candy, finally deciding on Jelly Belly jellybeans. We picked out cream filled chocolates, which were great, and almond bark,...More

Thank Boston_Ma_Traveler_9
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I always stop by Kilwins when in Portsmouth to bring back delicious treats for the office. Our favorites are the pecan turtles and the milk chocolate caramels, just yummy.

Thank Kathleen M
John D, Manager at Kilwins, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thanks for stopping by, Kathleen! Those are some of our most popular items, so you and your coworkers clearly have great taste!

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Who woulda thunk it? While touring around Portsmouth, New Hampshire, visiting one historic site after another, my wife and I were pleasantly surprised--make that shocked--to discover a Kilwins location. Located at 20 Congress Street in the heart of Market Square, it is the only Kilwins...More

Thank Taylor B
Management response:Responded 4 October 2017

Thanks Taylor! We're thrilled to hear you and your wife had such a lovely time in our little city and even happier that you enjoyed some treats from my family's independently owned and operated shop!

Reviewed 1 October 2017

The best peanut brittle I have ever had. I go here and Sarasota Fl store to buy. Their Fudge is also great. The ice cream is fair. They are not from New England so I will forgive them on the Ice cream.

Thank rslaaliensr
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Congress St, Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4017
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-319-8842
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