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Four Seas Ice Cream

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360 S Main St, Centerville, MA 02632-3535
+1 508-775-1394
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10:00 - 22:30
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Sun 09:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 21:30
Fri 10:00 - 22:30
Sat 09:00 - 22:30
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Centerville, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Do not be discouraged by the lines. That is part of the ambiance, the homemade ice cream is worth the wait! You will crave it all the time!

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Thank Terri D
Centerville, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the location and it's family heritage that Four Seas represents....... But I've really cut back on going over the last couple of years .Because I find the product isn't as good,it's overpriced and rarely offers news flavors. Unfortunately their business model is ...Jack up the prices for summer vacation trade ,and to check with the locals

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Thank drj813
FourSeasIceCream, Owner at Four Seas Ice Cream, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our shop. In some respects you are right that we don't offer new flavors but we have and do! We are very loyal to our mission and customers who want the same flavors that they have been use to for over 82 years. So we maintain the same 32 or so flavors.... More 

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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Very good ice cream place on Cape Cod located in Centerville top-of-the-line flavors and seasonal varieties highly recommend a plus plus

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Thank PlayGolfCapeCod
Falmouth, Massachusetts
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145 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We've heard about this location for years and never had an opportunity to sample their ice cream until recently. The ice cream, while expensive, was very good. We tried several flavors and all we're very good. This will be a place we'll return to when in the area.

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Thank Richard I
FourSeasIceCream, Owner at Four Seas Ice Cream, responded to this review

Thank you! More 

Punta Gorda, Florida
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600 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

This ice cream shop has been operating for over 85 years. They have oodles of great flavors. In the summer it is often packed with people waiting in long lines for the ice cream. We went there on a cool day in late September and we were the only ones there. We talked with the owner for a long time... More 

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1 Thank Radmrjg
FourSeasIceCream, Owner at Four Seas Ice Cream, responded to this review

So kind, thanks for reviewing! See you soon. Doug More 

Massachusetts
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I can't believe I am writing a review for the 4 Seas! This has been our favorite family stop for longer than I care to remember! I even came here as a teenager to have a peppermint stick ice cream cone for lunch! Everybody loves this place...The homemade ice cream is simply the best, and their sandwiches are terrific. Lots... More 

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1 Thank Sjwa7
Dallas, Texas
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Adorable historic ice cream shop! I would recommend the black raspberry, defiantly some of the best ice cream i have had! Make sure you have cash as they do not accept any cards.

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Thank Meganlynne0218
Western New York
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Talk about a throwback! This place was great. My daughter had a PBJ sandwich and I had an olive and cream cheese sandwich. Where can you find that anymore? They came on sandwich bread (choice of white or wheat) with potato chips. The ice water came out in a paper cone cup in a vintage metal holder. Cute!. For dessert... More 

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Thank Jazzslayer
FourSeasIceCream, Owner at Four Seas Ice Cream, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your lunch! Have a scooper week. Doug More 

New York
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95 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Four Seas is a total throwback, and definitely worth a visit. They serve more than a dozen flavors or handmade ice cream and sherbet, as well as light lunch. Lunch consists of your choice of around ten different sandwiches served with wavy potato chips. I can't tell you what ice cream to order because, honestly, they were all good. I... More 

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Thank Saoirse084
FourSeasIceCream, Owner at Four Seas Ice Cream, responded to this review

Thank You. Thanks for taking the time to review. Doug More 

Seattle, Washington
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111 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Not a lot has changed since I started coming here in the early seventies. Great ice cream, great service, Great Tradition period- I personally love the mint chip coconut, peppermint, and when they have it the ginger. Love it wouldn't change a thing keep it going.

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Thank Dadickster
FourSeasIceCream, Owner at Four Seas Ice Cream, responded to this review

I love the Coconut too, especially w our hot fudge! Thanks for taking the time to review. Doug More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:30
Monday
10:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:30
Thursday
10:00 - 21:30
Friday
10:00 - 22:30
Saturday
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 360 S Main St, Centerville, MA 02632-3535
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Centerville
  • Phone Number: +1 508-775-1394
Description
Since 1934, Four Seas has provided Cape Cod with the finest ice cream and customer service. An old blacksmith shop turned ice cream parlor is where, you can sit on stools at the counter or at a dining room table. Old-fashioned ice cream sodas, frappes, and ice cream flavors like ginger, penuche pecan, cookie do, fresh peach, and black raspberry. Four Seas has been winning national and local competitions for decades, and has been named in the top ten ice creams in the country by several publications. We are committed to working with customers’ needs, from delivery options to unique flavors created especially for a specific company. Many local restaurants, ice cream stores, beach clubs, caterers, golf clubs, and local markets purchase wholesale 3 gallon tubs, toppings, cones, and/or quarts. Off-Season hours 11-5 Wednesday thru Sundays for quarts, toppings, and ice cream cakes.

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