We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The General Store

Front Street, Beaufort, NC
+1 252-728-7707
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fudge” (18 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
PRICE
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Front Street, Beaufort, NC
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (75)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

11 - 20 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 4 June 2017

This store looks like a cartoon from the outside, and makes beautiful pictures. Everything inside is priced based on the fact that tourists are pulled in by the exteriour and the location close to ferry. We ended up buying nothing except two small bottles of...More

Thank Mirva A
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We gave up ice cream for Lent so this was a perfect time to stop for ice cream as it was after Easter. The ice cream is hand dipped....the only reason for the loss of one dot on the rating was due to an unhappy...More

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This place is so much fun to visit. They have the best ice cream and fudge in Beaufort. They have great souvenirs and other fun beach things.

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We stopped here for Ice Cream....... The young lady that was working on Friday March 31st around 3pm was not happy to have a job. We wanted to buy more things from the store but left after receiving terrible service. Sad to say she was...More

1  Thank ninabecker
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We have stopped at this shop before, but this is the first time I reviewed it. I purchased some pecan fudge, and it was delicious! Also enjoyed looking around the store for souvenirs and other items. The ladies working there were friendly and helpful.

Thank RoanokerFan
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We stopped in for an evening cone & cup of ice cream. Good selection of flavors & ice cream was good & creamy. Great location on Front Street in mist of shops. Prices very reasonable. Shop also sells fudge, sundry items & gifts. Would return...More

Thank TheBeales
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Good ice cream and fudge, albeit at tourist prices. Lots of nice nic-nacs but one of my favorite stops on the Front Street and waterfront.

Thank David K
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The General Store in Beaufort, NC has some of the tastiest fudge in the world with several very unique flavors! This is also a great place to get some great keepsakes for those visiting or for gifts to take home to family and friends. But...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 9 August 2016

a good assortment of local goods, crafts ,mugs,barbecue sauces,cold drinks,ice cream, some pharmaceutical needs.

Thank Vincent D
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Many choices for Ice Cream. Pirates Treasure? flavor was very good. They also sale T- shirts, hats, toys souvenir stuff.

Thank Momof2wildkids
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Aqua Restaurant
402 reviews
1.38 km away
Beaufort Grocery CO
575 reviews
1.22 km away
Front Street Grill at Stillwater
524 reviews
1.60 km away
Blue Moon Bistro
241 reviews
1.23 km away
Nearby Attractions
Island Express Ferry Service
419 reviews
1.14 km away
Beaufort Historic Site Old Burying Ground
338 reviews
1.34 km away
Beaufort Historic Site Visitor Center and Museum
120 reviews
1.45 km away
Hammock House
20 reviews
.49 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The General Store staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Front Street, Beaufort, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 252-728-7707
Description
Homemade ice cream and fudge.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing