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Frosty Freez

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496 E Main Rd, Rt 138, Middletown, RI 02842-7227
+1 401-846-1697
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Newport, Rhode Island
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love their soft serve and also the no sugar added caramel pecan. Great ice cream place! I wish they had sugar cones and caramel drizzle as a topping (they have butterscotch but i dont like it). Service is always good. Theres usually a line but it moves pretty fast.

Thank Kat999399
Middletown, Rhode Island
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hard core local spot! An absolute must that you clear your calendar religiously every April 1st for the opening. You must wait in a line that snakes through the parking lot, and you will savor the true end of winter, rain, snow or shine!!!!

Thank Martha C
New England
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They never forget what you ordered and they don't even have to write it down. I've always been amazed by this. I've been there when the line is wrapped around the building.They are serving so many people,& manage to get everybody's order correct. I've always been impressed for many years by this. Especially after getting poor service elsewhere. It would... More 

Thank Diana C
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3 reviews
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

A great place to get ice cream on a hot summer day and I like the fact it is right near work the service is great and the people are friendly

Thank R1580UOwilliaml
Portsmouth, Rhode Island
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

There is nothing better to end your hot summer days then a trip to Frosty Freeze. Great selection and prompt service.

Thank BillyB0nes
Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Don't be put off by the long lines! They move quickly, as the staff is fast and able to turn out great ice cream and soft serve efficiently. The place to go after the beach, any afternoon or evening until 10 in the summer. Nothing like the flavor of the soft serve anywhere else! A great summer treat for everyone!

Thank mommylou1
Shippenville, Pennsylvania
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I love Frosty Freez ice cream and with the line of people waiting, I'm not alone. We have been coming here every time we are in town. They also serve frozen yogurt. My mom says that Only8 is outstanding! They also have doggy dish for your furry friend!

Thank DCE2000
Coventry, Connecticut
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We have been patronizing this ice cream shop for years due to ease of access after eating at Anthony's Seafood. We hopes one day they will offer a sugar cone option! We also recommend Giffords brand of icecream! The selection is broad, pleasing even the most picky in our party. Thanks for being a consistent fixture in the area!

Thank Cheryl M
Los Angeles, California
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

If there is such a thing as an ice cream joint, this is it. I've been coming here since I was a kid and every time I come home to visit(I am now in my 40's with kids of my own) we come here. It's a special place, you can feel that when you pull up even though it's not... More 

Thank brenfarrel
Bethesda, Maryland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Can't wait to get back to Newport every summer for this soft ice cream. Have not found any place that compares. Love the old-timey atmosphere. Staff super friendly. Can't comment on any of the other options - I've only had the soft ice cream!

Thank MMT357

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 496 E Main Rd, Rt 138, Middletown, RI 02842-7227
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 401-846-1697
Frosty Freez serves only the BEST soft-serve real ice cream from Garelick Farms, and we offer 18 flavors of awesome hard ice cream from different vendors (Hershey's, Gifford's and Bliss Dairy, we picked our favorites!) We serve Only8 Frozen Yogurt, which is a non-fat, low-sugar treat that is safe for most diabetics and people with lactose intolerance, and we also carry sugar-free and dairy-free options. We're known for our fast, friendly service and reasonable prices, we keep the place clean as a whistle, and we care about our community. We work hard to make our shop a great place to take the whole family, or a date, or your friends, or just treat yourself!

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