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Putnam Pantry Candies, Ice Cream & Cafe

255 Newbury St, Danvers, MA 01923-1597
+1 978-774-2383
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“ice cream bar” (3 reviews)
“sundae” (12 reviews)
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255 Newbury St, Danvers, MA 01923-1597
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

The new cafe food is very good! I really like the Mayflower with the pasta salad side! Fresh food for a good price. Staff it always friendly and helpful. Ice Cream and Candy are just as yummy! Great Atmosphere and a hands on experience for...More

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by chance on a sunny Sunday afternoon. Appealing outdoor dining and great smelling inside tables. Against my true wishes I tried the sugar free chocolate and SF vanilla ice cream. Splurged with a touch of hot fudge some coconut and walnuts - everything exceed...More

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 27 March 2017

On a recent visit to Putnam Pantry, I had a chance to check out the renovations that were completed to this longtime Danvers business over the past year or so. A new cafe area sells beverages, baked goods, and lunch items, but we didn’t try...More

Thank Route128North
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We had ice cream first, they have lots of flavors and make shakes and sundaes. I don't think the do it yourself toppings are necessary. They just get messy. Then we sampled some candy. They had some beautiful Easter candy, plus regular candies and chocolate...More

Thank GwenM100
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This used to be the very best place for ice cream. Today, it's OK. It's a bit pricey, but it is very cute inside (but a bit sticky). They also sell candy. There is a place to get water if you get thirsty. So it's...More

Thank Debra P
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stumbled on this by accident and were very impressed! Friendly staff, and very reasonable prices considering home made confection shop....highly recommend!

Thank julierJ7551QS
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Great place when i was a child we had gotten gift certificate for their birthdays. So a Sunday Sundae buffet was had. This place is wonderful for all ages . I love the newly updated front area with tables in chairs outside.

Thank brigkell
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Loved the atmosphere and the topping bar was super fresh and delicious!!!! Definitely will be back to bring the kids to try all the goodies

Thank mamae4
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

If you like an ice cream sundae this is the place for you! You can enjoy homemade butterscotch topping like no other I have tasted followed by fresh whipped cream or choose from a variety of toppings offered. Not only do they serve ice cream...More

Thank Deanne I
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Cathie went above and beyond to provide my family visiting from PA with a scrumptious ice cream sundae feast,complete with Putnam Pantry's own Penuche topping. My sister is still e-mailing me about how delicious it was. Can't thank you enough for the quality and excellence...More

Thank 28jmd
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 18
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 Newbury St, Danvers, MA 01923-1597
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Danvers
  • Phone Number: +1 978-774-2383
We are known for our Original Ice Cream Smorgasbord and handmade Confections. We now have a Cafe serving Baked Goods, Sandwiches, soups, salads, Espresso Drinks, Coffee and Teas.
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