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Ferris Acres Creamery

Route 302, Newtown, CT 06470
+1 203-426-8803
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (174 reviews)
“sundae” (18 reviews)
“bing cherries” (3 reviews)
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Route 302, Newtown, CT 06470
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lots of flavors to choose from. Very rich and creamy ice cream. Reasonable prices. I wish I lived closer!! Worth a trip out of your way if you love good ice cream like I do! I was very impressed that they labeled the gluten free...More

Thank Lovetotravelforfun
Reviewed 5 days ago

The ice cream here is of course delicious and freshly made, but so expensive! The variety of flavors and gorgeous setting make it a great place to go for a special treat.

Thank ejpl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the place to go if you want top-quality ice cream. The number of flavors is staggering, and the quality is top-notch. A “small” serving is two big scoops. As an added incentive, the servers are incredibly pleasant.

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is with great pleasure I recommend Ferris Acres. The selection of ice creams have never disappointed. The social gathering of locals is evident that they are well supported by the community. So good and a very pleasant way to have family time dessert.

Thank Frank v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm an ice cream fanatic and when I was turned on to Ferris Acres Creamery, I could see why there is usually a line of people waiting to sample the best ice cream in the area!

Thank lqdassets
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

This place does not disappoint!!! I had the small apple crisp sundae and wish I gotten the large!! Soooo yummy!!! The boys each got a kiddie dish of their choice & were no leftovers with sticky faces & hands! Hubby had a small cup of...More

Thank epmitchell74
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Ice cream is delicious with such great variety! Prices are reasonable also. I've ordered cakes here also. Great variety made to order.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The ingredients are fresh and the taste of each flavor is unquie to the Farm. Can't Miss! Enjoy For quick service there is a window especially for buying cakes and pre pack pints.

Thank Laurie G
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The best ice cream ever! FYI Penn Staters- the owner learned how to make the ice cream at Penn State Creamery. Not to be missed!

Thank Ebr17
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Visited there from PA when visiting family. They have the very best I cream. We loved be going there

Thank 550DDD
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 302, Newtown, CT 06470
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-426-8803
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