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Carvel Ice Cream & Bakery

401 W Main St, Avon, CT 06001-3657
+1 860-409-0582
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good0%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
11 Apr 2017
“Great place for a quick treat.”
“Ice cream is excellent, but owner is awful”
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401 W Main St, Avon, CT 06001-3657
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Reviewed yesterday

I wondered why this location did not have any prices posted inside. Then I discovered why: so the franchise owner can charge based on whatever he feels is good. I used a promo BOGO coupon -- the SMALL PLAIN "sundae" was over $7. It was...More

Thank mmeehan3
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I'm picky, for me it is just ok. My grand children and husband like it quite a bit. Carvel does off some fun and unique style cakes and ice creams and it was great for my grand son's birthday - a soccer cake!

Thank MimiSmith
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It's not super premium hand-scooped ice cream but it's good quality and the price is great. Also, the folks who run it are great - always fast and attentive service. They work very hard and are always helpful. We've tried a number of other ice...More

Thank NEM05
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Nothing special here at all. Just an ice cream pick up counter and a couple tables. We tried J Foster last month and preferred that much more. This just seems to have that chain, cookie cutter feel.

Thank LocalFoodFellow
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

My kids wanted to go here so I took them against my better judgment. Soft serve is loaded with all kinds of junk and this tasted no different than all the other chemically ridden brands. I understand some have a nostalgic connection to Carvel, but...More

Thank slatts15
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Love Carvel ice cream especially vanilla. The family here is so nice. Spotlessly clean. We were regulars. Can not think of anything I dislike about this Carvel.

2  Thank CritterK
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Awesome ice cream, great Service Carvel always brings me back to my childhood and this is one of the best shops. the owners are always so nice.

Thank Arlene H
Reviewed 10 November 2014

My husband is diabetic, and the staff was able to make him a special sugar-free cake. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. Their ice cream never disappoints.

1  Thank Alice W
Reviewed 4 November 2014

I love Carvel's. There is no ice cream or frozen yogurt in the valley that compares to their soft serve. Flavor is fantastic and so creamy. Outstanding ice cream. My kids from time to time get their hard packed ice cream and they like it...More

1  Thank Connecticutguy
Reviewed 6 September 2014

The owners are so friendly and inviting. They, combined with a product I remember as a treat from my youth, make this a worthwhile stop. It's a simple ice cream shop, but the service is fantastic and they really aim to please. Tip: If you...More

1  Thank S W
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10:00 - 22:30
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  • Address: 401 W Main St, Avon, CT 06001-3657
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 860-409-0582
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