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Tony's Ice Cream

604 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054-7111
+1 704-853-0018
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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07:00 - 22:00All hours
604 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054-7111
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fresh home made ice cream and milkshakes, in a rusty 70s setting. They have 25-30 different flavors. Tried the chili dog. It was good too.

Thank b2mishra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place, great ice cream. The atmosphere is unique, the shop takes you back to the 50’s or 60’s Good variety of flavor, medium range prices.

Thank Susydsr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gastonia and ice cream? whodathought. It is good. Few ingrediance. Could be less like Turkey Hill Black Top from Food Lion but still very good and from Gastonia for many years. Try it. Can get it from Jim's Bait and tackle Belmont.. mmmmmmnmh good.

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tony's grape ice cream has been my favorite for 40 years. Make sure you request your milkshake to be extra thick!

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have 2 Sons and their families that have lived out of state for over 20 years, every time they come to visit they have favorite eating places and Tony’s is at the top of the list. We love their Milkshakes and sandwiches. Their food...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

If you harken to old fashioned ice cream shops with fried food cooked in the back - this is it! Ask for your milkshake WITHOUT a lid to get another scoop on top. They make their own ice cream. It’s been a landmark for 100...More

Thank Martha T
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Old time feel , Best of Gaston County This place makes it own Ice Cream and has a nostalgic look Hot Dogs and Hamburgers are very good and service is fast

Thank Don L
Reviewed 15 November 2017

We can't go to Gastonia without eating at Tony's. We have eaten here many times and have had hamburgers, hotdogs,fries, onion rings, ice cream, biscuits and more. It's all good. The atmosphere is wonderful as it is an iconic landmark in Gastonia. Not only is...More

Thank DuglaR
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and two sons came here for lunch. It was a cheap meal, and it tasted like it. I thought the ice cream at an artificial taste to it. We were just visiting, so it might have been the best spot in town. The...More

1  Thank Annalee T
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Tony's Ice cream is the BEST EVER! Make right here.....Their sandwiches are almost as good as the ice cream. Top it off with a "real" Milk Shake

Thank ncstowe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 604 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054-7111
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
  • Phone Number: +1 704-853-0018
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