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Abbotts Frozen Custard

934 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492-3030
+1 781-444-9908
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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934 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492-3030
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They have good custard and shakes and some hand held edibles. Not the biggest flavor selection, but I have been a couple times and its always good!

Thank JakeBoston811
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A delicious and creamy frozen custard. Better than ice cream worth the visit. This local place has great flavors. There isn't a place to sit except a bench and a few chairs outside but you can eat at the park across the street. It is...More

Thank Ingrid B
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Some people like the creamier, denser consistency of frozen custard (due to the eggs in the recipe), but I prefer ice cream because the flavors seems to shine through more. When I treat myself I want what I want, so this isn't for me -...More

Thank 8585rachel
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The rich and creamy frozen custards are a special treat, especially after eating at one of Needham's restaurants. It's a short walk and gives you time to digest a little.

Thank NYW W
Reviewed 25 August 2016

A nice addition to Needham Center. Very delicious ice cream with a nice variety of flavors. It is a bit pricey though.

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 7 August 2016

The portions are just right and the frozen custard is yummy. We love stopping in after a meal at Sweet Basil

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Only eight flavor choices - black raspberry and chocolate almond yummy. Prices reasonable. Only serve cake cones. A few benches, or sit outside.

Thank mpd
Reviewed 28 June 2016

If you've never had frozen custard (more eggs than ice cream), run to Abbott's! So smooth and creamy. We tried the coffee, fresh strawberry and vanilla and we'll be back! The single scoop was a generous portion. They also offer a kiddie size and double...More

1  Thank PreppySue
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Stopped in after dinner next door, great little spot and I do mean little, this place must get packed on a beautiful day. Great choices of custard in various cones, sundaes and shakes as well as ice cream pies. Went for the peanut butter sundae...More

Thank nichan
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Good but expensive!!! This hole in the wall in Needham is friendly but has no or little eating space.

Thank pondflower
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John S
prices for the hot fudge sundae and banana splits...please
11 June 2016|
Response from nichan | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure of the price, I was fortunate that someone else picked up the tab, but whatever the price it was worth it.
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Restaurant Details

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Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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12:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 934 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492-3030
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Needham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-444-9908
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