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Kilwins Chocolate and Ice Cream

59 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2004
+1 843-722-6887
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (179 reviews)
“waffle cone” (29 reviews)
“caramel apple” (25 reviews)
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10:00 - 23:00 Hours
€€ - €€€
59 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2004
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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

First, I'm sure the ice cream was stellar. The employees were great. The store was in fine condition. I grew up spending summer nights at the Frankfort, MI store sipping on killer MILKSHAKES. The minute I smelled the Kilwins from a block away, I couldn't...More

Thank Shawn W
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Great dark chocolate fudge with nuts! You can't go wrong, very tasty. Located close to Charleston City Market.

Thank phil742
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Staff was really rude. Very impatient and seemed irritated with us right off the bat. Not impressed! The manager was even hateful! Too many candy/fudge stores to act like that and think you will have return customers!

Thank ShellieO79
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We walked by and were drawn in by the delicious smells and beautiful treats in the window. The pralines absolutely melt in your mouth! The fudge was Buy 2, Get 1 Free, so we bought 3 slices. This place is dangerous for my diet, but...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Wow, I never knew there could be so many delicious varieties of caramel apples! This place is deadly delicious!

Thank Robyn M
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Very fresh, made daily fudge for the extra indulgence while visiting for a holiday. Plus, gourmet popcorn in two to three flavors usually bring an aroma to their shops that will definitely have you lingering for bit more than you expected. Try some!

Thank yenneks
Reviewed 2 March 2017

our lunch for the day was ice cream sundaes. very friendly and the ice cream was delicious. great little shop

Thank Kristin F
Reviewed 2 March 2017

what a fun shop and great ice cream you have to stop here if you love ice cream. also if you like anything dipped in chocolote or fudge. the shop smells great and very friendly staff. you can taste before you buy but please buy...More

Thank dogwood2006
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Best chocolate shop on the market, I love the apples and don't forget a scoop of ice cream on a hot day

Thank pahrogers
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Located near the markets on Market Street, it is a great place to get any of a number of varieties of fudges and other sweet delacies. Kilwins is a fairly large of stores. They are always a reliable source of sweet goodies.

Thank Leon H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2004
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-722-6887
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