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Captain Dusty's Ice Cream

143 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5639
+1 978-744-0777
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (51 reviews)
“sundae” (5 reviews)
“frozen yogurt” (3 reviews)
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12:00 - 21:00All hours
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143 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5639
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11 - 20 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 1 September 2016

This place is great. They have some really really good ice cream flavors and they give out HUGE portions. I had the small and I couldn't finish it. It was also very hot outside and the ice cream melted and spilled and I had ice...More

Thank TheBlackCondor
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The wheelchair ramp means that this frozen goodness is available to all. This was the first time I've ever had ginger ice cream and it was amazing! The young ladies behind the counter were friendly and helpful. And patient. When you serve that much variety,...More

Thank Brianimated
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We stop here on the advice of friends and it was well worth it! They have quite a selection of homemade ice cream flavors, even several sugar free (my hubby had sugar free coffee flavor). A great cool down after you walked the wharf!

Thank Sharyn C
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I went in expecting just another version of Italian ice cream but Captain Dusty's has some amazing flavours. The portions are generous and are a meal in themselves. Doesnt look that enticing from outside the building but just ask to taste.one or two of their...More

Thank TopicalSerendipity
Reviewed 23 August 2016

An ice cream shop with everything you can imagine Imagine on a hot summer night, waiting in line outside, conversing with people from all over the world. Once inside there are so many choices....

Thank 22jerry36
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Sorry Captain, not impressed. With so many reasonably priced and insanely delicious homemade ice cream shacks decorating the New England coastline, you need to step up your offerings to get the love. The location is ideal- on the path to and from the singing ssnds...More

Thank Dynorocket
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We came across the shop by chance, but were tempted in by the word 'homemade'. There was a good choice of flavours. We had White Russian chip and peanut butter fudge and both were delicious. There are 4 different size cups to choose. We have...More

Thank mouseHerts
Reviewed 13 August 2016

What a great find. Unassuming-looking from the outside, within awaits a wealth of delicious choices of amazing flavours. Seriously good ice cream - and very reasonably priced.

Thank NorthantsNige
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This place was great on a very hot day. Small portions were huge and melted everywhere. Mixed reviews from family depending on the flavor, but my ginger ice cream was fantastic.

Thank uktravailer
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Just stumbled upon this little unassuming place, and was wildly surprised by the plethora of ice cream choices before us! Skip the cones and go for the cups (they hold more!)... you will not be disappointed on any of the combinations.

Thank bowtieguy61
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5639
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-744-0777
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