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Short Lane Ice Cream

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6721 George Washington Memorial Hwy, Gloucester, VA 23061-5190
Today
11:00 - 20:30
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Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious ice cream. The prices are good for what you get. Its a cute little building. Always fun to make trips up there during the hot summer months

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Thank Tara A
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Short Lane rotate their flavors, as they make their own:)! They have containers to grab and go too. Ample indoor and outdoor seating.

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Thank Seasluggie
Virginia
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We are so lucky to have this ice cream parlor in our small town. They were just voted #1 in Virginia!s Best. Great flavors and good prices!

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Thank Pattpro
Urbanna, Virginia
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Walking in takes you back in time. They sell old fashion candies. The floors and the booth's are old and smooth. The ice cream is home made and really tasty.

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Thank Kathy T
Gloucester, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

My first time stopping to indulge in this delightful treat. It was everything I had been hearing, cost was more than I expected, but well worth it. Ice cream was very creamy and you got huge portions. I will be back.

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Thank Dave G
Gloucester, Virginia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The staff was very knowledgeable about the many flavors and they were friendly too. They were patient & helpful as the four of us asked lots of questions. They let us taste a few flavors ensuring we'd be happy with our purchases!! Oh and boy were we. I need to get back there for sure.

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Thank Punkie C
Gloucester, Virginia
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

If you want great ice cream, look no further. One never knows what flavors they're going to have, but that's why they hang them from signboards on the wall. No matter what they have, they let you taste before you buy. Plus you can buy in bulk and take it with you.

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Thank ece442016
Boca Raton, Florida
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109 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Very creamy and lots of it......will have to go back for a taste of the butter pecan....a bit pricey, remember you only come this way once.

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Thank Winnebago2010
Gloucester City, New Jersey
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Very happy to stumble across this place the other day while in Virginia.The chocolate chip and blueberry were out of this world. The waffle cone was delicious, too. Wish it was closer!

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Thank Beth A
Virginia Beach
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96 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

We stopped here for ice cream cones as we were leaving Gloucester. I had coffee flavor and my husband had butter pecan, his favorite and not always available. Both were delicious!! The serving in a sugar cone was very generous. If you are an ice cream lover this is the place to stop!

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Thank baywaves

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6721 George Washington Memorial Hwy, Gloucester, VA 23061-5190
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Gloucester

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