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Massey's Frozen Custard

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600 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2812
+1 717-249-2258
Today
11:00 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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new oxford
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

This truly is homemade. Flavor change so it is worth going often to try something new. Well worth the trip to Carlisle. Fresh made waffle cones are a plus

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Thank mikemasser
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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129 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

Visited on a Friday night in August. Scooped ice cream was great and service was quick. Prices are expensive.

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Thank adventureexperience1
Madison, CT
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

Friendly waitstaff and helpfull. Great custard. Reminds me of my youth. Not far off the highway and open late in the summer.

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Thank DebbieGMadison_CT
Box Elder, South Dakota
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60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015

I had been a huge fan of Massey's for many years, but ever since they've been under new ownership things just don't seem to be the quality they used to be. And the service is less than friendly. It's always been a younger crowd working there, but it used to be a friendly younger crowd. Whatever you do, DO NOT... More 

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Thank IBEWWife
Greenwich, Connecticut
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198 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

This is the place for perfect old school soft serve. My husband loved it so much he went back for seconds.

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Thank LolaLeeLou
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

I have tried other places but nothing beats Masseys frozen custard, I would never go anywhere else. It just doesn't compare! Love Masseys

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Thank Amber W
Kansas
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65 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

If I could stop here every day, I would. I have tried several different things (hand-dipped, soft-serve, and milk shakes). They are each my "favorite". The only negative thing I have to say is that the menu sign is a little hard to read and the "flow" for ordering is a little awkward. Patrons come in from both doors, and... More 

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Thank KansasOnTheLoose
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

I've been going to Massey's since I was a kid. The chocolate/vanilla custard twist is always a favorite but a chocolate malt always makes my day! If you're traveling through Carlisle, PA....you cannot go wrong with an ice cream treat from Massey's!!

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Thank Irishgem73
Fairfax County, Virginia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

Great frozen custard. Awesome prices and you get a lot for your money. Old fashioned value for great service and tasty treats.

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Thank Giraudrs
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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154 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

They've been here for many years and now they are open all year long. No indoor seating, so eat on benches or in car or take home. They always change up the flavors which is nice. Soft serve and hard. Favorite scoop is Crème Brulee which has bits and pieces of the crunchy sugar glaze in the vanilla ice cream.... More 

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Thank Dave-Habu

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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
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2812
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 717-249-2258

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