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Hopkins Farm Creamery

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The best ice cream outside of Lancaster

So many varieties and reasonable prices. The playground for kids is a huge plus. I can entertain my... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Millsboro, Delaware
Local, homemade ice cream fresh from the farm!

We love taking visitors to Hopkins. The ice cream is delicious and it's always fun to check out... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Lewes, Delaware
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  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“great ice cream”(33 reviews)
“dairy cows”(13 reviews)
“black raspberry”(11 reviews)
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18186 Dairy Farm Rd, Lewes, DE 19958-4505
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is ok. They do have a great variety,but all of the ice cream places here are all the same. Got to the boardwalk for sweets.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DavidM17429
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So many varieties and reasonable prices. The playground for kids is a huge plus. I can entertain my grandchildren for quite awhile

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank wndblws
Reviewed 12 December 2018

We love taking visitors to Hopkins. The ice cream is delicious and it's always fun to check out the cows with younger visitors. We've seen lots of baby calves there, which is always a trill

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank khartschuh
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We were camping in the area and stopped here for an ice cream. The staff was supper friendly and so many flavor choices! I went with the chocolate chip and wow, it was really good! I wish I lived close by, I would be here...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anna Q
Reviewed 2 October 2018

How can you not want to stop for ice cream at a dairy farm? We have driven past the farm before noting the ice cream cones painted on the barn silo. This time we had the time to spare and pulled in preparing for the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joni S
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Right off of The appropriately named Dairy Farm Road, Hopkins is an unassuming ice cream parlor hidden in the midst of a working dairy farm. We were excited to try it and, sitting under the gazebo in the front of the property, we happily devoured...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MsFran4
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We recently visited Hopkins with our grandvhildren (aged 8 and 2) and their parents at about 9:00 p.m. on a Friday night. The lines were long but moved quickly. Service was pleasant by friendly, energetic teens. Many different flavors, approximately 30. The children and adults...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank D C
Reviewed 24 September 2018

OK, so generally sweets aren't my thing but my car drives to this place on its own, LOL!! My favorite flavor is salted caramel crunch. I have also enjoyed the pineapple orange, weird as it sounds, was very delightful! Easy to see why there is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DancingQueen012
Reviewed 21 September 2018

we love to visit this creamery for ice cream and seeing the cows being born and tended too. Get that true farm feeling from the smells and live stock for all to see. Great treat and love to take a few pints to goo. love...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mom3girls8
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Nothing more fresh than ice cream at Hopkins creamery. Sometimes there a bit of a wait, but SO WORTH IT! Crowds have thinned our considerably now, so enjoy!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank vocrehabval
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They 12/23/18 and reopen 1/17/19 thurs - sun