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28 E Franklin St, New Freedom, PA 17349-9506
+1 717-227-9443
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  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (49 reviews)
“sundae” (7 reviews)
“scones” (3 reviews)
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28 E Franklin St, New Freedom, PA 17349-9506
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Quaintly housed in a converted movie theater lobby, Bonkeys is a warm-weather draw for much of the surrounding area. As a destination for an evening stroll or after a game, friends and neighbors mix with newcomers in a friendly crowd on the sidewalk. Just a...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I started going to this theater when I was a kid in the mid to late 70's. I was thrilled when it was bought and turned into a local ice cream shop. The atmosphere is friendly, warm and welcoming. Lots of great, high quality ice...More

1  Thank renemF5282XH
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Awesome ice cream, homemade and delicious. Many flavors, they also sell snowballs. Service is friendly and usually always fast.

Thank Eileen W
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The flavors, the flavors, the flavors! The owners have definitely crafted a fun team, great help, and always patient. I feel deprived if I haven't gotten my Bonkey fill. Something for everyone, especially the long list of yummy snowball flavors. No one makes snowballs like...More

Thank Jessie B
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Been going here since they opened. They only problem I have ever had is when they run out of ice cream for the day. Scoops are big and everything is delicious.

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

" sprinkles are for winners" Colourfull , lively, and family friendly, this cute little " snowball stand" does a thriving business. Offering varieties of specialty snowballs and ice creams, with outdoor seating, this community storefront is always sure to please. Walk around the trail and...More

Thank kduckie
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I have for the last 8 Years have gone to Bonkey's. Its a like a little gem in Southern PA. I highly recommend this Ice cream place for desert or a snack or whenever you like to get some icecream.

Thank jeffwU2958ED
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Always good with unique flavors. Can't beat it after bike riding! can be pretty crowded but service is good and the line moves pretty quick.

Thank Carla F
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Four of us adults went to get ice cream after dinner. As we were waiting in line to order, a young girl came in with her cone, which was half eaten. She told the girl behind the counter that they gave her the incorrect flavor....More

1  Thank J_Jforever
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Love this ice cream/snowball place in New Freedom. The ice cream is delicious, the prices are very reasonable and the staff who are all teenagers are extremely friendly. One time, my son accidentally dropped his cone while walking outside and the owner came running out...More

Thank Rebecca E
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 E Franklin St, New Freedom, PA 17349-9506
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  New Freedom
  • Phone Number: +1 717-227-9443
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