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Kilwin's Ice Cream & Candy

16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
+1 910-772-1298
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fudge” (324 reviews)
“waffle cone” (221 reviews)
“scones” (63 reviews)
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10:00 - 21:00All hours
££ - £££
16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

This candy and ice cream shop is just steps away from River Walk. The store has old world charm, the counter staff and candy crafters are patient and helpful. You can watch the caramel being crafted on huge slabs of marble. First the aroma then...More

Thank Jeannie F
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Super nice shop that was busy on a hot afternoon. Ice cream is amazingly creamy and smooth. I got the New Orleans Pecan Praline and it certainly didn't lack on flavor. My kiddo got the Supermam flavor and he was sure it gave him "super...More

Thank MagieB-SC
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Busy little gem just off the river. The ice cream was great and the waffle cones are fresh made. Very busy but the staff is friendly, helpful and efficient. Overall a great experience

Thank Randy D
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Went here for dessert after dinner. We were greeted by fudge, canned apples, chocolates, and assorted other goodies. After sampling some fudge, it was soooooo goooood, we had to get some. Then to the delicious ice cream selection. Fair prices, fast service, good assortment. Fun...More

Thank MonetaMan
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Kilwin's doubled the size of this downtown location a few years ago. So glad they did! This local hot spot is a great place to cool down with a sweet treat. Always a wide variety of ice cream flavors and candies. Many people behind the...More

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

A line to door and the number of waffle cones we passed before arriving at Kilwins tells you it is a popular place. The staff was very friendly.

Thank DianeD_Carribean
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Every flavor is yummy. The fudge is also excellent. It is hard to go any place other than kilwins after the initial ecperience. Truly great ice cream..

Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

What's to be said, it was all good and the great smell of just prepared goods will entice you in the door. Selection is great and the prices reasonable compared to other similar stores or even other Kilwin's locations in other cities.

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

This shop has the best smell as soon as you walk into it. They offer fudge, ice cream, and chocolates. They are located on Market Street just a block up from the river front.

Thank Tucker509
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We always go when in town on vacation. Our kids say it's a family tradition! So good and just the smell of the place is worth the visit!!

Thank 948darbyb
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 23:00
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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