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Beaches & Cream

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14 Queen Street, Southwold IP18 6EQ, England
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10:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
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Suffolk
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are more visitors to this shop in the warmer weather. They have such a great selection of ice cream flavours and very good portions. We'll be back. Thank you

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1 Thank Johnthefish
London, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Do not miss the chance to visit especially if you like ice cream. Everyone is great, helpful and nothing is too much trouble. The rum and raisin equivalent is astounding.

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2 Thank shaun t
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We visit beaches and cream every time we come to Southwold and it never fails us!! An amazing range of sweets, drinks, ice creams and souvenirs!! Staff are so friendly and couldn't do more to help! They've definitely got everything going for them!! A must visit when in Southwold!!

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1 Thank shellybiggs
Romford, United Kingdom
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212 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

If you've got a sweet tooth and want some sweets that come from the USA then this is the place to make a visit. Also a good selection of ice creams to enjoy on a nice hot day whilst taking in the sea views.

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1 Thank Jamie C
Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Excellent uber friendly staff, that are happy to help. Excellent selection of some of the most amazing sweet treats you could ever wish for. Like stepping into the Candy man's store from Charlie and the chocolate factory! Wish I had a beaches and cream near me!! Lucky Southwold..!

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Thank kerry g
Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

I had been recommended by a friend to go and visit this sweet shop. As I walked in I thought that the shop was absolutely brilliant! There is a wide selection of sweets and the ice cream is amazing. But unfortunately the service was absolutely terrible, the woman behind the counter was rude and managed to ruin my day to... More 

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3 Thank mabel_456
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Great little shop, serve drinks and ice cream, although on this occasion we were shopping for a gift and the obligatory souvenir magnet.

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Thank jocharlton80
UK
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We always visit when we come to Southwold - where else can you go to a sweet shop that opens until 10pm? The choice of global sweets is amazing and the costs reflect the import costs. The ice creams are amazing too especially as a evening treat. Our boys especially love the pez machines & now have a darth Vader... More 

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Thank 3became5
Everett, Washington
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191 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Okay this candy and ice cream store is one of the high points, candy is dandy Ice cream is a treat. Yup.

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Thank Ken W
Chatham, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Every little treat you could think of, lovely pick and mix, ice creams, chocolate and everything else. We have spent a fortune in this shop since it opened, can't resist. Don't send your kids in on their own with money as you won't get any change. Ice creams very prices, would go else where for them. £7.00 for 2 cones... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Monday
10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 16:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Queen Street, Southwold IP18 6EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Southwold
Description
Although we're not a restaurant as such, we do have a couple of tables at which you can enjoy a scoop or two of delicious ice cream and a peruse of our selection of goodies!!
We have one of the largest selection of imported goodies in the area from America, Australia and New Zealand so if it's Tim Tams, Lucky Charms or Jelly Belly Beans you'll know where to come! :)
Our ice cream is either local or Italian and we always have a choice of at least 15 flavours :)
If it's a souvenir you're after, we've got that covered too, see you soon!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?