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Ice Cream Smuggler

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716 Main St, Dennis, MA 02638-1931
+1 508-385-5307
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12:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chocolate peanut-butter was very creamy. My single scoop was quite small, size comparable to 1/4 cup.

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Thank foodsavycookie
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

The French raspberry truffle is the bomb. All the ice cream flavors are wonderful and the lemon sorbet is amazing as is their hot fudge sauce.

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Thank Anne Marie M
Brewster, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

I decided to make a quick stop here today to get my daughter some ice cream for a treat after work. There was one car in the parking lot and so I thought it would be a quick stop which it needed to be since I had my groceries in the hot car. There was a young girl hand packing... More 

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Thank gina3981
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We know ice cream from traveling. Smugglers is by far the Supreme ice Cream Parlor on the Cape. Black Raspberry and Coconut are definitely the Favorites. They make their own Superb Whip Cream to go on your favorite Sundae.

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Thank Bobwilson123
Springfield, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Smuggler's has excellent ice cream: great flavor, not overly heavy, reasonably priced for home made ice cream. Their fudge sauce is fantastic. When I was there last year, they sold individual slices of their ice cream cake / pie; this time, they didn't have slices available (I admit I was disappointed), although it was the end of the season. Hopefully... More 

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Thank FredLikesToTravel
Ashland, MA, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Ok, so I have tried the top 2 or 3 home made ice cream places in the Dennis/Harwich area of Cape Cod to find the best ginger ice cream and Smuggler's beats the others. It is sooo creamy with big pieces of ginger in each bite - try it :)

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Thank JackieP4291
Katonah, New York
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

The ice cream here is really, really good - I had (on different visits) the salty carmel, the pistachio (with real pistachio nuts) and chocolate chip and they were all excellent. A pint is around $6 and a single scoop around $4.50 - so it might be cheaper to get the ice cream in pints to go. The place gets... More 

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Thank cew2A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Some women diet down to fit into clothes. Some diet down for school reunions. I diet down every year for a summer of Smuggler.

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Thank Jillian L
Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Always good ice cream. Always a line but it moves quickly. Their new salt caramel flavour is delicious. I also love their grapenut with vanilla. A Cape Cod staple.

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Thank 922saundrar
Cape Cod
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is a big favorite with locals and tourists alike. Lots of choices of ice cream, sizes, toppings, etc. Ice cream cakes or pies are available, too. It's a local tradition to come here and then sit out on the lawn or lean against the railings and enjoy a sumer evening.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 716 Main St, Dennis, MA 02638-1931
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Dennis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-385-5307

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?