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Kilwin's Chocolates and Ice Cream

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341 Main Street, Highlands, NC
+1 828-526-3788
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Highlands, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Best pralines and cream, fudge, and dark chocolate almond bark!! Great local owners who make everything by hand! Love the town too!

Thank billyjuiceplus
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent variety of chocolates and sweets, coffee , and interesting gifts. We would stop there again!

Thank Megan W
Atlanta, Georgia
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Stopped in for pralines. They were very good , just as good as the ones I had in New Orleans. The prices may seem high, but it costs a lot to make these sweets. I have made these items and the price is spot on. They have any kind of sweet you want..... Treat yourself

Thank 610lorac
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228 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Not sure why but every Kilwin that I have visited appear over priced to me. While I have no problem with the product the pricing is too high.

Thank Jack H
Kissimmee, Florida
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139 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We often stop at Kilwins when we are in the Highlands or Hendersonville North Carolina. Both are excellent. I had the New Orleans praline and my wife had chocolate chip. Both were wonderful and met the spot.

Thank tl4804
Lake Mary, Florida
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

They serve great ice cream and of course have awesome chocolate but the service and Hot Chocolate are by far the best!

Thank cb7210
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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217 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The people were very friendly, the service was good and they aimed to please. I wanted hot chocolate and they were able to give me almond milk and chocolate syrup. The fudge is good and they have various options of flavor. They were making kettle corn so we got some very fresh. Very nice store.

Thank TeriF212
Atlanta, Georgia
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153 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

If you like sweets at all, this place is a must on your trip. We got ice cream, and tried some of the candy. All of it was delicious. We also got gifts for some friends and family. We will always go back during each trip. I did get boxed chocolate-covered Oreos, and they had a design on them that... More 

Thank ramblinggirl67
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123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Pros: endless candy and sweet options, right on main, throw back, amazing fudge and ice cream, nice gifts, cheap bottles of water Cons: busy

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Right in the center of town this is definitely the place to get your little sweet tooth satisfied... one of the few places that actually carries rum-raisin ice cream :-) Yummy ! Kilwin's never disappoints. This location is nestled into a cute little plaza with boutiques, elevated flower beds and lovely benches. Great place to sit outside, snack on your... More 

Thank cbwms

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 341 Main Street, Highlands, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 828-526-3788

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