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Nauset Ice Cream

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4550 State Hwy, Eastham, MA 02642-2769
+1 508-240-2649
12:00 - 22:00
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Chestnut Hill
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91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large portions at summer portions. There are a good selection of flavors. The student-age staff is friendly. Seating outside. Just around the corner from The Local Break

Thank Lewis S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 January 2017

My family loves this place! There are lines in summer, but they know how to move them along, and it always goes quickly.

1 Thank Kelly T
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141 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I am an ice cream snob. I'd heard about this place and it was our final trip before we left the outer cape. I was not disappointed with my ice cream at all! It was pretty crowded when we were there and the seating is tight. A great find!

Thank Netlizard
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Cash only. Many homemade flavors, some of which lack flavors. Seating outside may be available. When there's a line inside, it flustered the staff who didn't keep track of who was next. Busy parking lot.

Thank Kara M
Worcester, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

There is a line for a reason. Best homemade ice cream on the Cape. The cranberry ice cream is a favorite but so isn't the rum raisin. Line moves fast but it is hard to make a choice. You need to go every night to try all the flavors.

1 Thank DebR1974
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86 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I grew up in Eastham and people ask me all the time for suggestions on where to go when they visit. Nauset Ice cream is always one of the first things I tell them. It's all homemade and fresh, much better than the guys from VT who have set up across the street, you can buy their ice cream in... More 

1 Thank KCVBoston
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My son had an allergy and they are always cautious and accommodating. It's our fave ice cream on the outer cape. Cash only!

1 Thank Alyssa S
New York
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42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I had the Purple Cow, as I wanted to try a unique flavor. The ice cream flavor was good, but overall it was way too sweet with the chocolate chips and white chocolate chunks. I usually have ice cream multiple times a week and this one made me a little sick from how sweet it was. I think it would... More 

Thank sel712
Eastham, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

All ice cream made on sight (except frozen yogurt). Service is good. Usually local teens. Great assortment of flavors.

1 Thank Joan B
Warwick, Rhode Island
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Great ice cream to enjoy on a hot summer day.It was close to our motel that we walked down with our dog.

Thank Suzanne W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4550 State Hwy, Eastham, MA 02642-2769
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Eastham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-240-2649

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