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Tar Heel Creamery - CLOSED

15 S Water St, Wilmington, NC 28401-8422
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4 Sep 2015
“Excellent coffee ice cream.”
23 Aug 2015
“Great for mid afternoon snack”
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15 S Water St, Wilmington, NC 28401-8422
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

Always our favorite place to stop for ice cream when we are in downtown Wilmington, NC. Good service and excellent ice cream.

Thank WilmintonNCToots11
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Most locals will tell you to stop here as the number one place for ice cream and I will agree. Not anything fancy but located right on the river walk it is always bustling with people

Thank Don W
Reviewed 21 August 2015

We were looking for some dessert in down town Wilmington on a Saturday night. We walked by another place that had a line down the block. Around the corner, down by the river front, we found the Tar Heel Creamery. They had a short line,...More

Thank Shannon S
Reviewed 20 August 2015

This is amazing homemade ice cream and don't forget the homemade whipped cream! There are only a few flavors, but sure there is something for everyone. There is no seating inside but right across the seat is covered seating with a water view. They did...More

Thank luv2travelkms
Reviewed 17 August 2015

This was one of the most addictive culinary experiences EVER, we first went in "just for the kids"..... Well that lead to everybody in our large party going back at least once for their ice cream. Their ice cream is not overly done with too...More

1  Thank Ermoalfa
Reviewed 14 August 2015

We were exploring the Riverwalk and passed this little gem. Went inside to check out the flavors and were extremely delighted with the choices. I had Black Raspberry with dark chocolate slivers "Razz Chip" and my husband had banana. But with super creamy and just...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 13 August 2015

As good as the best ice cream we've ever had - as good as Boombalatti's over in Mayfaire and significantly better than the popular Kilwin chain (right around the corner). The cream content is high, the unusual varieties of flavors changes daily, there's always something...More

Thank Paul_from_No_Va
Reviewed 10 August 2015

They had some unique flavors. I highly recommend the peach and the piña colada flavors. It was a perfect treat on a warm sunny day.

Thank Jen H
Reviewed 5 August 2015

We were not sorry at all that we visited this delicious little place! The homemade ice cream was wonderful! The location is perfect, too, because we were able to get our cones than then go over to the river walk and watch all the activity...More

Thank Gail K
Reviewed 20 July 2015

If you are in the Downtown Wilmington area you have to stop at Tar Heel Creamery, the ice cream is worth every calorie! Try NC Berry and the Bourbon Caramel!

Thank Cherry T
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  • Address: 15 S Water St, Wilmington, NC 28401-8422
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
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