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AB Ice Cream and Candy Shoppe

1010 W Fort Macon Rd, Atlantic Station, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512-5318
+1 252-648-8624
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fudge” (46 reviews)
“waffle cone” (5 reviews)
“banana split” (4 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
1010 W Fort Macon Rd, Atlantic Station, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512-5318
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reminds me of Kilwin's in Blowing Rock, NC! The sweet smell just draws you in. We had milkshakes and everyone wanted more. Has won many awards for its ice cream and fudge.

Thank Lillie G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I couldn't believe there were only two options for ice cream at Atlantic beach. This was definitely a great place with awesome ice cream choices, homemade fudge, and nostalgic candies. This is a must!

Thank Annalee T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The BEST ice-cream selection and it is delicious! What more can I say? Oh, and they have lots of homemade fudge!

Thank Genia B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always stop here during our trip. I'm a bit of an ice cream snob so I skip the Hershey's ice cream and go for the bulk candy. The fudge looked fresh & delicious and I think we will try it next time.

Thank Stacy_AGraham_NC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has so many choices that when you see them all arrayed in the cases it can be a bit overwhelming. We learned something from our several visits there over a week-long vacation: There are no bad flavors. Sampling is allowed, so go ahead...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They serve Hershey's ice cream with so many flavors to choose from. The staff is super friendly. My daughter ordered her ice cream and the lady told her she could taste it first and make sure she liked it. Prices were very affordable and they...More

Thank reesa76
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Forget the chain ice cream shops. AB Ice Cream and Fudge shop has them beat. The ice cream menu changes regularly, but fear not...your favorite or your new favorite is there. Thinking about a real root beer float? It's there. Penny candy from your childhood...More

Thank Madeline103119148
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While vacationing at Atlantic Beach, NC we have made three visits to the AB Ice Cream and Candy Shoppe and enjoyed their delicious Hershey's Ice Cream. There are numerous flavors to pick from - my favorites being coffee, peach, pistachio and black cherry. The service...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff is very accommodating! My float was superb. Just the right price. Ask for one scoop if thats all you want. Good selection of salt water taffy.

Thank parateal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is great, very friendly staff, great ice cream, reasonable prices and convenient hours. Close to our resort.

Thank nitenurse
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1010 W Fort Macon Rd, Atlantic Station, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512-5318
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Atlantic Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 252-648-8624
  • E-mail
Sweets and Treats at the Beach.Freshly Made Cream and Butter FudgeHershey's Ice Cream
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