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Joey's Custard

2467 Periwinkle Way, In Bailey's Shopping Plaza, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3230
+1 239-472-7222
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (109 reviews)
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2467 Periwinkle Way, In Bailey's Shopping Plaza, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3230
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Reviewed today via mobile

Friendly staff, generous portions, great flavor variety and CREAMY ice cream. It's worth your stop if you are visiting sanibel.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Janet C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a sweet island gem this place is! We almost didn’t get to enjoy this deliciousness because we thought they only served soft serve custard, we are so glad we gave it a try! They have the very best hard ice cream on the island...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rubygirl6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious treats and great service! The owner is an awesome guy and the options are endless! They have crazy ice cream flavors, dessert waffles and even cookie dough! Definitely a must visit while on a Sanibel.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank amr425
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our group of 4 had frozen yogurt, custard, and ice cream. This place has it all along with great service from Joey himself!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank EvetsP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have great vanilla soft serve. I know they call it frozen custard, but coming from the frozen custard capital of the world (Milwaukee), I can tell you that "real" frozen custard is made in a machine where the product comes out of a chute...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AnneC229
JosephA2334, Owner at Joey's Custard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review! We love our quirky shop and love being able to serve you. Also it is “real custard” same delicious recipe and all, the difference is in the machine. Just like a Chicago Style deep dish pizza differs from a New York...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018

The owner is a great guy. The custard, ice cream, soft serve, etc. were all tasty. I tried three different ice creams and they were all delish. Sit inside or outside. There were games to play and photo opps also.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank R6608WTdenisec
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Joey’s custard is delicious! A great visit with the kids and excellent to get a pint and bring home. Joey is a transplant to Sanibel from Buffalo and is incredibly friendly. Highly recommend a visit!

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank beccahammond
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Fun decor inside and outdoor seating w/big Jenga set to play. Lots of fun candies, great place to buy a gift: Pop rocks anyone?! Ice cream was delicious. Loved the wide variety of toppings: esp. butterscotch and pecans! Always friendly folks behind the counter! Located...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Greenseeds
Reviewed 15 November 2018

This is a great locally owned place with selection galore. Very friendly atmosphere, we had a nice chat with the owner. There is something for everyone: custard, ice cream, sorbet, dairy free. You can't go wrong here!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 12 November 2018

I was looking for some dairy free ice cream, and they offer two kinds. It was delicious! The staff are friendly and obviously enjoy working there.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Christie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
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12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2467 Periwinkle Way, In Bailey's Shopping Plaza, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3230
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-7222
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We are a small family owned and operated shop. Offering a variety of frozen treats for our guests. Such as custard, ice cream, frozen yogurt, sorbets, milkshakes, smoothies, as well as a full service coffee menu with espressos and more.. Desser Belgian Waffles and custard blends are our specialties!! Come try us out, we are located in the Bailey's center. We serve Lactose Free ice creams, sugar free, low-fat, non-fat, kosher, vegan, UD certified, Italian ice, sorbets, and we pride ourselves on having an option for everyone!
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