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Kilwin's Ice Cream & Candy

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16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
+1 910-772-1298
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10:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It can be quite the line in the summer time, but the smell of fresh fudge keeps folks piled out into the street. It's good ice cream, not great. What you'd expect in a Kilwin's. Nice to enjoy on the street in the summer.

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Thank hacknice_9
Leland, North Carolina
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48 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The very best toasted coconut ice cream!!!!! Add a freshly made waffle cone! Delicious!!! The fudge is great.

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Thank Nancy W
Wilmington, Ohio
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Cute place to get an ice cream. They also have candy, fudge, and more. Decorated like an 'oldie' place. This is a great place to visit. It's hard to decide what you want here because they have so much great stuff.

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Thank crabbytoro
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Kilwin's ice cream and candy apples are my top two favorite sweets! Whenever I have a friend in town I make it a point to stop by. I can never go downtown without running in and grabbing something to snack on!

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Thank Harley P
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed the ice cream in a waffle cone. The waffle cones were warm and fresh. We will definitely revisit this place again when in the area.

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Thank MichelleBourne W
Havelock, North Carolina
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome! Can't go wrong with anything at Kilwin's. We stop there everytime we are in Wilmington. Best ice cream anywhere!

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Thank Rose P
Fairfax Station, Virginia
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170 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ha -- hilarious that a store with dozens of home made ice cream and shelves of homemade candy did not have any roasted almonds in any of their ice creams-- how is that possible? No Jamoca Almond Fudge? No ability to get almonds on top of the ice cream without almonds? NOPE-- nice young staff. Ice cream was good but... More 

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Thank Terese C
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77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My goodness! The sweets in this place smell delicious. We had some ice cream that was fantastic. Give it a try!

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Thank Mark T
New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great environment, classy and cozy place to get the best ice cream, fudge, or chocolate in Wilmington.

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Thank OmarPousa
Wilmington, NC
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The richest of ice creams. Many many flavors, including vanilla, which is my favorite. And the scoops are big. Can be a meal. Enjoy it as you walk along the river. All kinds of cones and the waffles are made right there. You might have to wait a bit to get in, but it's worth the wait. They also have... 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
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-772-1298

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?