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Cabot's Ice Cream & Restaurant

743 Washington St, Newton, MA 02460-1701
+1 617-964-9200
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“ice cream” (79 reviews)
“sundae” (39 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
743 Washington St, Newton, MA 02460-1701
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best ICE CREAM in the area!! AWESOME!!. It's always very crowded which tells you how good it is! I love stopping by in the fall. Their pumpkin ice cream is AMAZING!!!

Thank Lovetotravelforfun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a great place to stop off on a hot day. Or on a warm day. Or on an average day. Or a cool day. Or even a cold day. Great ice cream and yogurt, with tons of flavors and even more toppings if you...More

Thank Northern_Traveler00
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Cabot's has a gear buzz. People of all ages gather there for breakfast, lunch, supper and dessert! We love the cheesy fries. As a vegetarian, I appreciate the salad with veggie burger topping. The food is fresh and the servers are younger, energetic and extremely...More

Thank RJvacations
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Our son took us here, so we were first timers. More ice cream flavors listed than I've ever seen. I ordered a sundae, the smallest size but just right for me! My spouse ordered one scoop in a cone -- I wish I had taken...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately my friend and I had to leave because of this restaurant's problem with flies. That really put a damper on my view because I heard such nice things about this place.

Thank bcham167
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Very good family friendly restaurant and ice cream, seemed popular but ran out of a few flavors.....

Thank peypey141
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I ordered a bacon cheeseburger and asked if it came with lettuce and tomato, the waitress said it didn't but they could put it on if i would like. i said yes and when i got the bill they charged me additional for lettuce and...More

Thank iliketheceltics
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Obviously Cabot's is a local institution. We don't live very close to it, but were in the area and decided to stop in for ice cream. I'll just bullet the issues: 1. we probably waited about 10 minutes before it was even acknowledged we needed...More

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We always try to stop at Cabot's on our way back to Hartford after a day in Boston. The great ice cream fuels our trip!

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I can't resist the sundaes here! You should be advised that this is a busy place, sometimes frenetic - but the service is prompt, the food is dependably good and the sundaes are terrific! I visit whenever I'm in town and was delighted to see...More

Thank Susan F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 743 Washington St, Newton, MA 02460-1701
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-964-9200
  • E-mail
Is a family owned and operated old-fashioned ice parlor. We are especially known for our generous portions of unique premium ice cream and frozen yogurt creations. As well as a full service family restaurant serving breakfast all day, lunch, dinner and late night treats. We serve homemade ice cream and frozen yogurt cakes & pies with party sundaes to accommodate over 200. all served in old fashioned style glasses made from our authentic soda fountainWe pride ourselves on bringing our customers quality, value and consistiecy.
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