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Short Lane Ice Cream

6721 George Washington Memorial Hwy, Gloucester, VA 23061-5190
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (40 reviews)
“gelato” (6 reviews)
“sundae” (5 reviews)
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6721 George Washington Memorial Hwy, Gloucester, VA 23061-5190
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This establishment use to be an old farm house converted to an ice cream shop. The prices are a little higher than regular shops, but the ice cream is homemade. I got a banana milkshake that was delicious. Don't go by without stopping in, you...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Homemade ice cream. Relaxing Family oriented and staff very friendly Really puts a lot of condiments on sundaes and banana splits

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While visiting family at Gloucester Court House we stopped at this location on Route 17 near Lowes. This corner location is an old white 2 story store that has been converted to an ice cream parlor. All homemade ice cream in this cute building. Order...More

Thank JLDC
Reviewed 3 May 2017

A beautiful ice cream parlor, but with frustratingly slow service. They advertised coffee but said that they were too busy after I had waited in line for some time. Inexcusable.

Thank geebee789
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Excellent Ice cream and gelato. Great atmosphere and just fun to be there. As Joe C6549 says I have to be careful going or I won't fit through the doors anymore! Well worth stopping by for a visit!

Thank Ruth D
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped in last night for ice cream. There was a line but it went pretty quickly. We had the vanilla and the mint chocolate chip. Both are very good. We'd go back except we live out of town. If I'm ever back there, we'll...More

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have to stay away from this place as much as possible. It has the best ice cream in the area and flavors that abound. I would weigh a ton if I stopped by as often as I wanted. The atmosphere is ideal and the...More

Thank JoeC6549
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Delicious ice cream. The prices are good for what you get. Its a cute little building. Always fun to make trips up there during the hot summer months

Thank Tara A
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Short Lane rotate their flavors, as they make their own:)! They have containers to grab and go too. Ample indoor and outdoor seating.

Thank Seasluggie
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We are so lucky to have this ice cream parlor in our small town. They were just voted #1 in Virginia!s Best. Great flavors and good prices!

Thank Pattpro
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6721 George Washington Memorial Hwy, Gloucester, VA 23061-5190
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Gloucester
Local Family Owned Home Made Ice Cream
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