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Bruster's Ice Cream

5289 John Tyler Hwy, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2553
+1 757-220-8930
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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5289 John Tyler Hwy, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2553
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The best ice cream we've had! Reasonable prices, great variety. Three types of cones, plus all the usual options.

Thank D00kie
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Been here on both our visits to Williamsburg and we love it! Our family loved all of the flavors we have tried

Thank ChattyChic03
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Went to Brusters for their delicious ice cream. There are many different choices and the helpings are more than I could eat. Had a chocolate chip mint cup and a sundae. .the prices are average but the service was spot on, very friendly. Would go...More

Thank Brenda L
Reviewed 29 March 2017

One of our families favorites, very generous cones, and many selections to choose from and great music playing, always a fun visit!

Thank Excited_traveler434
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great ice cream. Should open again in March. Definitely worth a visit. Homemade ice cream and ice cream cakes. Great service. My husband lives walnut ice cream. They had run out out. So, I was asked to come back in a couple of hours. They...More

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We were heartbroken Handel's had closed, but thought we'd try Bruster's. The ice cream was very good and we were pleasantly surprised. Handel's was our favorite, maybe because it originated in my hometown! My only recommendation is to launch chocolate pecan as one of your...More

Thank Michele D
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

They have the best ice cream around. My daughter usually hates ice cream. We went here 2 nights during our trip and she ordered the blue pop ice cream both nights and absolutely loves it. Thanks for a great experience!

Thank Miranda H
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We love the Ice cream here in cones or hand packed containers.They sometimes have black walnut. the walnut ice-cream they have is fabulous. You will love it. Check times. Last year they were closed during the winter months.

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We love the homemade ice cream and homemade waffle cones. This is the real deal! They have a huge variety of flavors and some unique ones too. It has a loyal local following.

Thank travelphreak2000
Reviewed 14 August 2016

It's an ice-cream stand with a large collection of flavors. The Ice Cream was good, the portions were healthy, and the staff was polite. Just the thing for a hot summer afternoon. I'm headed back for sure!

Thank Eric S
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Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5289 John Tyler Hwy, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2553
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-220-8930
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