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158 Greenwood Ave., Bethel, CT
+1 203-792-4388
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Redding, Connecticut
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70 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Dr . Mike is a Bethel fixture. With so many ice cream choices in the area, this ice cream continues to rate highly. Fruited flavors are never icy or overly sweet. The texture is smooth and creamy and the chocolate lace is unbeatable. Definitely a worth while place to go grab a cone and sit outside while you devour a... More 

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Thank Myrna R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Great flavors, great texture, great prices, always a treat to get ice cream here. Don't worry if line looks too long, the kids working there do a great job of serving everyone efficiently.

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Thank Janet A
Bethel, Connecticut
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

You'll see lots of locals here, but also lots of folks from towns miles away. Dr. Mike's is a long-time favorite, and for good reason: it makes consistently great ice cream. If you're a first-timer, be sure to try the long-time favorite flavor: Chocolate Lace and Cream.

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Thank Jenny T
Newtown, Connecticut
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43 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

go to il bacio in danbury or ferris creamery in newtown instead. cramped quarters turn off.ok ice cream

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Thank TWASP
Ridgewood, NJ
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584 reviews
384 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

I have taken this ride several time and am always please with the ice cream. This time I choose the Chocolate Lace, with Maple Pecan and a touch of rich Chocolate. I ordered a medium and it let me taste a few of my favorites as well as the season one (maple pecan). Dr. Mike is known for the chocolate... More 

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Thank NJTravellingfool
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81 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

I've eaten a lot of homemade ice cream around CT, and this is my proclaimed favorite. So so creamy and amazing high quality flavor! Flavor selection is small but rotating. Huge portions and the price is fantastic. Shop is very small and ice cream is best enjoyed outside. Entrance is in the back of the building.

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Thank ylrac123
White Plains, New York
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194 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

I eat ice cream everywhere I go as a travelling salesman - and to me - nothing beats Dr. Mikes Chocolate Lace and Rich Chocolate. End of discussion.

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Thank YandB_LabLover
Bethel, Connecticut
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111 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

Very good ice cream, but very limited. Only 8 or 10 flavors on any given day. They rotate. Not very friendly. Ferris Acres Creamery in Newtown, about a 10 minute drive away, is MUCH nicer, in my opinion. Better choice, much nicer energy, and real live cows.

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Thank Michael H
Bethel, Connecticut
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69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

It's a great place for the family. The ice cream in my opinion is super rich, but my kids love this place. Summer time is always time to go see the doctor!

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Thank CaVok8Fly
Bethel, Connecticut
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156 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Dr. Mikes is a local ice cream shop that makes their own ice cream. In the summer the line is often out the door. It si the gold standard in these parts.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 Greenwood Ave., Bethel, CT
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Bethel
  • Phone Number: +1 203-792-4388

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?