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Gifford's Famous Ice Cream

307 Madison Ave, Skowhegan, ME 04976-2059
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good12%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sundae” (6 reviews)
“ice cream” (30 reviews)
“frozen yogurt” (3 reviews)
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307 Madison Ave, Skowhegan, ME 04976-2059
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

The trouble with Gifford's Ice Cream is that they pretty much dominate the state. Unless you go to a Dairy Queen or some similar "ice milk" establishment for your ice cream needs, Gifford's is the only game in town for old-fashioned "hard" ice cream. They...More

Thank Rod L
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Generous portions, lots of delicious choices, with a sunny location plus mini-golf as an additional attraction.

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

the ice cream is very good but a little pricey. they do have almost every favor that a person wants and they also have golf for the families outback.

Thank 3dmardiv
Reviewed 27 May 2017

I've had ice cream elsewhere, but none compare to the taste of Gifford's. They have a great variety of flavors, along with frozen yogurt and sherbet. The sundaes are great and the hot fudge is real hot fudge, not chocolate sauce.

Thank MadisonTravelerLEH
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Back when Gifford's was not a mega shop. It was very good, now it just tastes "tinny and awful". Will not return....too expensive and not good.

Thank Barbara04957
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This ice cream is right up there with Ben & Jerry's in my opinion. We make it a ritual every time we go north. Huge servings, huge sundaes and great friendly service.

Thank BostonParker
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Great ice cream place. Miniature golf out back. We lucked into 1/2 price day so that was a bonus. They have some flavor a you don't see everyday.

Thank MarkJaci
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Just one word: MMMMMMMMMMMMMM! The vanilla, the coffee, and the black raspberry are as good as I've had, in Italy and the U.S.

Thank phylliseg
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We do, love getting out and getting ice cream from Gifford's! Its a treat for us every now and then but very yummy, they also have a wonderful mini golf course.

Thank MelanieSkowheganKOA
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Giffords makes great ice cream, but the price -- ouch! Bring a big wallet. Over $7 for two small ice creams.

Thank MooseheadAreaRentals
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 307 Madison Ave, Skowhegan, ME 04976-2059
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Skowhegan
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