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) #1 of 14 Dessert in Newport #19 of 191 Places to Eat in Newport €€ - €€€
262 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6613
+1 401-619-3998
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fudge” (73 reviews)
“waffle cone” (23 reviews)
“caramel apple” (10 reviews)
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10:00 - 22:00All hours
€€ - €€€
262 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6613
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

The Peach ice cream and the Cappuccino Chocolate ice cream were to die for. Only wished they used plain sugar for sweetening instead of corn syrup. The place offers many confectioneries aside from ice cream, like macadamia clusters in caramel and topped with white chocolate,...More

1  Thank rad2010
Reviewed 26 August 2016

The varieties of flavors were great and different! It was so hard to decide that we ended up back twice more! Staff was nice and can't wait to go back 😍

1  Thank Twinee65
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I had a "Snapadamia"....chocolate and caramel "turtle" with macadamia nuts...ridiculously good. My wife had a pecan and caramel dipped marshmallow on a stick........it made her speechless (I'll have to get more of them!!)

1  Thank timntracey
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Amazing ice cream. Lots of flavors and ways to enjoy it. My daughter had the strawberry. So summery and fun.

1  Thank Mary K
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Delicious place to grab some sweet treats!! Line was long on a Saturday night but worth the wait!! Many flavor a to choose from. YUM!!

1  Thank 29Travelmaster
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Great service, Milkshakes are to die for. Can't wait to go back and try some of their treats and waffle cones

2  Thank Josh S
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

The best ice cream i had in years. I had superman flavor and it was amazing. I also try hot saltet caramel chocolate and caramelized apple. They all were amazing. A bit expensive but perfect

1  Thank DemetraCyprus
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Every night of my stay in Newport I had to have the best ice cream cone around,It is our family stop after dinner for a treat .I think it is better than the rest of the shops in the area.

1  Thank Paula R
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Unable to vouch for all the other goodies they sell but if anywhere near as good as the ice-cream they vend you'll be many pounds heavier when leaving. Just about as creamy and delicious as ice cream gets, even though I'd no idea of what...More

1  Thank KipKNoh
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Considering its reputation, the ice cream was no better than a gallon of Hood at the grocery store. Expect creative flavor names that taste no better than a cone at Baskin-Robbins. Not saying this is a bad thing, but don't go in thinking you're getting...More

Thank Ellen G
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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 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 262 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6613
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-619-3998
  • E-mail
Must be a recently opened shop, as it looks totally closed in Streetview. also see http://www.yelp.com/biz/kilwins-newport
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