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Four Seas Ice Cream

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360 S Main St, Centerville, MA 02632-3535
+1 508-775-1394
10:00 - 21:30
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Centerville, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 January 2017

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

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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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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

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

Thank you for reviewing us! Doug and Peggy More 

Falmouth, Massachusetts
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169 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
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.

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

Thank you! More 

Punta Gorda, Florida
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649 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
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 

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

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

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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
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 

1 Thank Sjwa7
FourSeasIceCream, Owner at Four Seas Ice Cream, responded to this review

Very nice Review! We love the great memories. Doug More 

Dallas, Texas
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
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.

Thank Meganlynne0218
FourSeasIceCream, Owner at Four Seas Ice Cream, responded to this review

Thank You! :-) Doug More 

Western New York
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
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 

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 20 helpful votes
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 

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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110 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
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.

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 

Greenville, South Carolina
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104 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

First of all, expect to wait in long lines no matter what time of day you go. (We have waited over an hour - the kids begged us to stay.) However, once you get past the twists and turns of the long lines in the parking lot and get to the old 1950 style counter - seats and all -... More 

Thank PeacefulSoul2
FourSeasIceCream, Owner at Four Seas Ice Cream, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Glad you loved the ice cream. I will agree there are lines at night but no-one has waited for an hour - ever. You might see a short line between 3 and 4:30 as the beach goers leave the beach. Hope you had a Scooper vacation here in Centerville. Did you visit the 1856 General... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 22:30
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
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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