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Hornstra Farms

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Best Ice Cream around!!

This place is awesome. The ice cream is made fresh on premises. Great flavor selection. There is... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Stephen M
via mobile
Amazing farm to visit!! Plus everything is delicious!

If you haven’t been here, you really need to go!! We saw a 2 day old calf, still a little wobbly on... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
via mobile
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“dairy products”(12 reviews)
“working farm”(10 reviews)
“chocolate milk”(12 reviews)
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246 Prospect St, Norwell, MA 02061-1125
+1 781-749-7739
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome. The ice cream is made fresh on premises. Great flavor selection. There is also a store to buy goods. Their chocolate milk is to die for!! Nice grounds to walk around after getting your icecream. Does tend to be busy on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Wonderful ice cream and a fun place for kids with the barn animals and cows in the field. Very friendly service.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Relax814153
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

If you haven’t been here, you really need to go!! We saw a 2 day old calf, still a little wobbly on it’s feet, and older ones; it was nap time when we go there, but there were still a couple interested in having their...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

We took my grandson to see the farm and pet the calves the other day. It was fun and relaxing and the ice cream is real home made. Best PEACH I have ever had!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank peggydinger
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Ice cream is delicious! Love the atmosphere of the farm. Delivery service has amazing products! Love the milk, ice cream and cheese!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We had a huge group here for their delicious homemade ice cream, and no one was disappointed. The hardest part was choosing which yummy flavor to get. After eating, we checked out the adorable calves, who were all snuggled up with each other in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JenRed2014
Reviewed 7 August 2018

WHile we go for the ice cream, it is always great to see a working farm. Cows are abundant and great for kids but don't forget to get ice cream or treats in the store.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank J0hnPM10
Reviewed 19 July 2018

This is a working dairy farm with a great store, and excellent ice cream. The barn is like traveling back thru time. The store has all different kinds of baked goods, homemade bread, and frozen items, including pies. It is pricey. The ice cream is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Easy to use and support a local diary business. Reliable, great options and perfect to meet busy life styles.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mrhiggins
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Hornstra is where we get our milk weekly. Taste cannot be beat by store bought regular milk. Bottles are in glass and you must return the empties for the refund. During summer times, it's a great place for yummy and creamy ice cream, made in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MariCreaBell
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20 July 2018|
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Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
No dogs allowed. In fact they have signs in their lot asking to keep pets in cars.
29 April 2018|
Response from katbob101 | Reviewed this property |
The Norwell Farm Store at 246 Prospect St. is now open daily from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM. The Ice Cream Dairy Bar is open daily from Noon-6:00PM. That may be seasonal.