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Skippers Downtown Dips and Deli

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114 W Washington St, Charles Town, WV 25414-1543
12:00 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Abilene, Texas
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

The sandwiches were fantastic. Homemade and fresh cut veggies and meats!! We came in for lunch and didn't realize what a gem this place was. You must visit here if your in town.

Thank Tuffbnme
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

If you want real ice cream then this is the place. It has tons of sitting for groups. A pottery painting area in back for parties. The staff are really friendly. We go enough that they remember our orders.

Thank Jackie R
Mount Airy, Maryland
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Have been there a few times and enjoy it each time. The wait staff is helpful and offer samples. I tried the pumpkin cheesecake - the best!! Lots of flavor with chunk of cake. My husband tried the chocolate chocolate chip and said the flavor was good but it was gritty and not smooth (he rates it as 4/5). The... More 

Thank kcurbear1
Charles Town, West Virginia
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77 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We stopped in on a Thursday morning for a quick breakfast. We each ordered muffins and coffee. My wife decided she wanted something less sweet. She ordered an egg and bagel sandwich. They only had Swiss and American cheese so she ordered it without. The waitress came out a little later and told my wife that she had some cheddar... More 

Thank Wickett52
Charlotte, North Carolina
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Skipper's is a great little ice cream shop! Different types of ice cream than just the normal flavors.

Thank Jakecordell
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

The menu has a big variety with lattes, hot dogs, pizzas, sandwiches, and ice cream. I tried the Italian sandwich as well as one of the flat bread pizzas, and both were surprisingly good. There was only one person working behind the counter who was also working the kitchen, but she was pretty fast on her feet and we got... More 

Thank Brian J
Ranson, West Virginia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

We love to take the grandkids to Skipper's when they come for a visit, but we frequently go by ourselves too. The coconut joy ice cream is amazing!

Thank sandracO6813PX
Martinsburg, West Virginia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

If for nothing else, go for the ice cream but their food is also delicious as well. Very nice atmosphere in downtown Charles Town.

Thank Wendy S
Charles Town, West Virginia, United States
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66 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

I have rediscovered Skippers! It is a great place to get a sandwich and a home made milkshake in any flavor you choose. I especially liked the West Virginia Hotdog and French fries.

Thank Garry S
Washington DC
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250 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

neat place with great local creamery ice cream. It is near our home and we go a few times a month. There is a "paint your own pottery" attraction here and the kids use it 2 or 3 times a year. Sadly there isn't a lot of business as many local bypass this gem for Sweet Frog (barf) or Dairy... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 W Washington St, Charles Town, WV 25414-1543
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Charles Town

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