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Buccaneer Ice Cream & Candy

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2659 Dune Dr, Ste 1, Avalon, NJ 08202-1977
+1 609-967-1119
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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

One of many visits for ice cream. The usual choices in a good location. Pricey but reliable. Shipwreck challenge is good

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Thank sh00m
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Ice cream is delicious! There are a million different flavors, they even have ice cream for dogs! Their serving size are huge! I always get a kiddie size, because of how large they are!

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Thank Jen K
Providence, Rhode Island
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2015

What makes this place is the fun attitude, and the crazy menu, including the shipwreck: 15 balls of 3 flavors of ice cream, covered in whipping cream and a side of all of their toppings, served in a pirate hat. There are also countless combinations of sundaes and ice cream flavors and toppings. The only thing lacking is more complex... More 

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Thank rkchoi
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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71 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2015

The Buccaneer has great ice cream and many flavors. It's the shore, where ice cream isn't bargain prices, but the portions are generous. There are a variety of combinations and sundaes available. Of course the most famous is the Ship Wreck. In peak season, the place is mobbed, but it's spacious inside so it makes it easier to wait on... More 

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Thank SLSNJ
Avalon
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2014

First off, "the order taker" was blocking off the counter like a bouncer at a bar. She was unfriendly and very indimidating. The service was quick and precise but that is when i started to drink my milkshake. You might as well bought a quart of whole milk for 2 dollars and saved yourself the time and trouble. If i... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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155 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2014

The service was so slow. Last year we went and it was slow, but it was crowded. This year, we went and they were just all standing around!! It took at least ten minutes for them to make our "ship-wrecked". This was my second ship-wreck, and the difference of experience was crazy. Last year, I was with 10 under 18... More 

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Thank farrflan
Howell, MI
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55 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2013

Nice assortment of ice cream flavors offered at this clean, large ice cream shop. They even had a bacon sundae (ewwwww) which none of us tried. Apparently they have a magician there on Mondays to entertain the kids. We were there during off season, but I bet the place is a lot of fun throughout the summer. I would return.... More 

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Thank FullyHis
New Jersey
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Big selection of ice cream and toppings. They also sell fudge. It's very expensive though, a child's size is 3 scoops and it's $4!

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Thank beachgirl223
Bethesda, Maryland
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2013

I found all the ice cream in Avalon to be overpriced. But at least here - the pairings were imaginative and the service fast. The college students running the place seemed to have it under control. Some flavors were quite unusual and good - I had something that included caramel, pretzels and fudge. The line is inside - but moves... More 

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Thank Francesca G
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2013 via mobile

Wonderful ice cream shop in the heart of Avalon,NJ. Long summer lines move quickly with employees taking your order while waiting-genius!

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2659 Dune Dr, Ste 1, Avalon, NJ 08202-1977
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 609-967-1119

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