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Holman's Ice Cream Parlour

286 Fitzroy St, Summerside, Prince Edward Island C1N 1J2, Canada
+1 800-350-1367
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“waffle cone” (10 reviews)
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286 Fitzroy St, Summerside, Prince Edward Island C1N 1J2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I like that Holman's Ice Cream Parlour has several different local products available and their ice cream is simply delicious.

Thank Barb M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WOW!! HOLMAN'S ice cream parlor has it ALL!! ...a wide choice of yummy tasting home-made ice cream using REAL ingredients.. ... served up by some of the best staff I've ever encountered... ... all working in a quaint renovated heritage home surrounded by Victorian-type gardens....More

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best ice cream ever. Ice cream is rich, creamy and decadent. I couldn't decide on what flavour to get so opted for the 5 small scoop option. The honeycrisp was a wonderful surprise and probably my favourite.

Thank BigBird57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this wonderful place in the last few days of our trip and managed to go back 3x in 36 hours. Unbelievable ice cream, rich, decadent flavours. The 5 flavour sampler was just perfect! Beautiful outdoor garden complete with a fire and chairs in...More

Thank JSinder
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great ice cream. My husband had the rum and raisin and I had the salted caramel crunch. Both were creamy and had great taste, A perfect treat.

Thank mel333Ontario
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

DELECTABLE - I had the cinnamon bun and the salted caramel in a waffle cone! Highly recommend the cinnamon bun! We ate outside on the muskoka chairs as we had our dogs with us. By the way,they highly recommend the kiddy cups of vanilla ......More

Thank kathy w
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Well this is the best homemade ice cream ever!!! Made from local and fresh ingredients!!! So many different flavours made fresh!! They make their waffle cones in store and in the fall offer hot dessert options to go with the ice cream!! They have amazing...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

I would say this is the must eat ice cream place in Summerside. They had really original flavors. Peanut butter oreo and goat's milk peach were our favorite. I also tried the strawberry shortcake sundae which was great. It's all set in a beautiful old...More

Thank stbestee
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Some of the best ice cream in PEI and it’s served in a historical setting, The Holman House in Summerside. Friendly staff allow you to sample before selecting your treasure, in a cone, a bowl or some other form. This is how ice cream should...More

Thank Lenny J
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were searching for ice cream in Summerside. We ended up at Holman's parlour... what an amazing surprise ! The best ice cream, which is homemade, in a waffle cone also homemade... Wow! In addition, the owner and the staff are so...More

Thank symphonia13
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Questions & Answers
Deanna M
September 22, 2018|
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Response from Karen L | Reviewed this property |
Yes and sorbet as well as lactose free
August 15, 2018|
Response from Ken M | Property representative |
Yes, we are wheelchair accessible through the garden door. Easiest would be to park in the driveway off of Summer Street for Best access. Washrooms are accessible. Thanks for the questions.
Myles G
July 13, 2017|
Response from Ken M | Property representative |
Thank you for the question. While we do not have a separate gluten free kitchen or are celiac approved, our ice cream base that we make is gluten free. Our ice cream without a stir in are gluten free. Such ice creams... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 286 Fitzroy St, Summerside, Prince Edward Island C1N 1J2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Summerside
  • Phone Number: +1 800-350-1367
  • E-mail
Old-fashioned Ice Cream Parlour and Soda Fountain Shop in one of Summerside's most prominent historical building. Delicious ultra premium homemade ice cream, sundaes, desserts, hand crafted sodas, milkshakes, floats, and more.
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