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Holgates Ice Cream Shop

Closed Now: 11:00 - 15:00
Open today: 11:00 - 15:00
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WORTH EVERY PENNY

Located just as your going out of twywn..so much variety from cones to ice cream to toppings... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
montrealitymike
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Tywyn, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely ice cream

I have been going here since I was a little girl and apart from a fear of the bear have always... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Sarah C
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Selling our famous honey ice cream, and various other flavours, as well as biscuits, jams, sweets, rock.
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Tywyn LL36 9LW, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located just as your going out of twywn..so much variety from cones to ice cream to toppings. Really is worth the money. £2.50 max for a ice cream which I thought was very good. Highly recommend

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank montrealitymike
rosiestubbs2017, Manager at Holgates Ice Cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your kind review, and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

I have been going here since I was a little girl and apart from a fear of the bear have always loved it. I returned today with my husband and was not disappointed. They had two flavours on offer as well as the honey ice...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sarah C
rosiestubbs2017, Manager at Holgates Ice Cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review, I'm so pleased that you still enjoy or ice cream. Lemon is a popular flavour and will be on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday of this week.

Reviewed 16 October 2018

Staying in the area called here quite a few times during our weeks stay. They have honey everyday and different choise of flavours everyday. Yum yum what more can I say.

Date of experience: October 2018
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rosiestubbs2017, Manager at Holgates Ice Cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Many thanks for your kind review, I'm so pleased you enjoyed our ice cream, and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Driving through on a coast road drive and spotted the sign. Parked the car and entered the shop, great little space with lot's of nice things to buy, but on this occasion we had an ice cream. It was a choice between passion fruit or...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 953iang
rosiestubbs2017, Manager at Holgates Ice Cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Many thanks for your kind review, I am so please you enjoyed your visit to the shop, and especially the ice cream, and hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

We called for Ice Creams after having a drive round the coast. They had the Passion Fruit flavour on today which is one we really like. I am sure we will call in for another one before they close in November. It is good to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ian B
rosiestubbs2017, Manager at Holgates Ice Cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Many thanks for your kind review, I am so please you enjoyed your visit to the shop, and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Love the ice cream here, always have to visit when in the area. However they often have the bear there and my daughter is scared of dressed up characters so we always have to dash in and outMore

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Callieb0
rosiestubbs2017, Manager at Holgates Ice Cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for your kind review regarding our ice cream, I'm so glad you enjoy it. I'm so sorry that your daughter isn't keen on the honey bear, many people do not like these sort of characters. Next time you visit, please feel free to...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

How this place hasnt achieved world domination yet with ice cream this good is beyond me — a must if you are in the area! 👌nom a nom a nom!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gemma T
rosiestubbs2017, Manager at Holgates Ice Cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review, I'm so glad you enjoyed our ice cream, and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 September 2018

I love this rich creamy ice cream and all the different flavours. Only negative is that I can't have more than two flavours at the same time, so delicious, very difficult to choose. We usually visit at least twice a month.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ria H
rosiestubbs2017, Manager at Holgates Ice Cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for your kind review, so pleased you enjoy our ice cream, and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 31 August 2018

After a day at Tywyn beach, heading back to our holiday let, all salty and windswept, we decided to stop off for ice cream. Lots of folks milling about outside this place so we thought we'd give it a go. A little dubious on entry...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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rosiestubbs2017, Manager at Holgates Ice Cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for your kind review, I'm so pleased you enjoyed your visit, and are now a convert to our ice cream, and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 31 August 2018

Lovely staff. The honey ice-cream is to die for. Must try if you're around to visit Bryncrug or Tywyn.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LouizzP
rosiestubbs2017, Manager at Holgates Ice Cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for your kind review, I'm so pleased you enjoyed our honey ice cream, and hope to see you again soon.

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Roadiadi
20 May 2018|
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Response from rosiestubbs2017 | Property representative |
Hi, unfortunately, we have stopped selling litre tubs of ice cream, but if the shop is not busy, we will fill your own container for you. With regards to opening hours, we are open all winter from 11am to 3pm on Friday... More
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