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Gray's on the Dock

259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1861
+1 401-624-4500
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
29 Oct 2018
“No Sign - No Hours - Never Found them Open”
27 Aug 2018
“Need a sign”
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259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1861
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

We stopped here several times and they were never open. There is no sign and the hotel building they are in knew nothing.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 429wendiew
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This establishment used to be on the dock in Bristol but when I went looking for it the building was closed. Eventually I determined it had moved across the street to the first floor of the Bristol Harbor Inn. When I suggested that some sort...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mgerhardt
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

The ice cream is one of the richest, creamiest, freshest I’ve ever had. The texture is similar to a creamy gelato and the flavors are delicious. We had blueberry and mint chocolate in a waffle cone. Wow. Just amazing.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Traveler00101
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Stopped in the other night. I forgot which GPS program i used but I was not accurate locating the store. The ice cream palor is a small place, only window service on the edge of the wharf. There are a few step to go up,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 2S2P2L
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Good choice of flavors, wonderful seaside location, superb views of the harbor, not enough parking so be prepared to park and walk to this place.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank george b
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

You cannot beat the view to eat your ice cream. Window service take out and then benches overlooking beautiful Bristol Harbor. Ice Cream is average and a little pricy but you would be hard pressed to beat the View. In addition there is a park...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank drphibes20
Reviewed 17 January 2017

You will find no better ice cream in the world! The peppermint ice cream is the stuff of dreams, and I don't normally order peppermint ice cream. When it's open, it's the best!

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank WorldTravelerjaq
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We go here at least once a week to watch the boats and enjoy home made ice cream. They have benches 10' from the water overlooking Bristol Harbor. It's easily accessible from the bike path too!

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank OwensAdventures12
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Went for a stroll (after coming to the end of the East Bay Bike Trail) in search of some cold water and spotted Gray's ice cream shack instead. While we weren't particularly hungry, the inclusion of "Sea Salted Caramel" on that day's flavor list lured...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank gams1000
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Left a nearby restaurant looking for the famous Grey's Ice Cream. The kids behind the counter were terrific. They even offered us a free taste of the specials!! They kept asking if we wanted a cup for our ice cream ???. We should have listened....More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank rons99876
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1861
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 401-624-4500
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