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Old Lyme Ice Cream Shoppe & Cafe

34 Lyme St, Old Lyme, CT 06371-2331
+1 860-434-6942
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (40 reviews)
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
“sundae” (3 reviews)
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34 Lyme St, Old Lyme, CT 06371-2331
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Was told about this great ice cream shoppe while at the Faerieville event at Florence Griswold museum and so, so happy we were made aware!! Raced down the street into its "open arms" to try, especially, the Moroccan rose and ginger ice creams. Divine, that...More

Thank okiemae
Reviewed 12 October 2017

They stayed open late to accommodate our wanting to stop after dinner to have their ice cream for desert! The ice cream is delicious and they have many flavors.

Thank jwelhwel
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Wonderful small town setting and just right for a warm afternoon r to take some ice cream home for a special occasion.

Thank John P
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Awesome ice cream. Home made and innovative flavors. Love this place. We love to sit on the benches out front and eat our ice cream.

Thank Lisasuem
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Divine ice cream with a divine location on cute Lyme St in old lyme. A definite must see. Then browse the Cooley gallery or head down the street for the Florence Griswold Museum. Just too charming for words.

Thank alison33821
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The OLICS claims to have on a a national award with their rose moroccan flavor ice cream. I believe it. The flavor has rose water, cardamon, cinnamon, pistachios, etc. it was really good. There are 13 other flavors,mosty familiar but well done. There are 16...More

Thank 3,142,013
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I stopped at my favorite ice cream shop with a friend today to share my favorite new flavor with her. She loved it! As a matter of fact, this flavor won the owner a 1st prize in a homemade ice cream competition. So, I figured...More

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Quaint setting -- this was the perfect place to end our long day of sightseeing. Interesting flavors and large scoops!

Thank CarrotSoup67
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Good creamy ice cream. Fresh flavors. Some flavors different. Example fig ice cream. Lovely to sit outside in charming Old Lyme.

Thank 833Travel
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Lunches, Ice cream or catering: all done with care and delicious ingredients. Join the locals on a summer afternoon and sit outside to enjoy your Ice cream cone or coffee.

Thank MatureGourmet
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Lyme St, Old Lyme, CT 06371-2331 (Formerly Old Lyme Ice Cream Shoppe)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Lyme
  • Phone Number: +1 860-434-6942
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