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Brown Dog Ice Cream

203 Mason Ave, Cape Charles, VA 23310-3201
+1 757-695-3868
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (180 reviews)
“waffle cone” (9 reviews)
“unique flavors” (21 reviews)
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203 Mason Ave, Cape Charles, VA 23310-3201
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Every great beach town needs to have a first rate hand made Ice Cream shop. After sampling all the beach town shops in Jersey, Delaware, Maryland and Virginia over a sixty year journey the winner is Brown Dog (yes, the dog is real). Each day...More

Thank superretired
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Caramel chocolate peanut-need I say more......Very friendly staff and we caught them just before they close for the season. So glad we did!

1  Thank Sheila R
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We are ice cream enthusiasts and had heard this was a great shop. The flavor selection was limited, but the ones we tried were very tastey! My wife had raspberry in a waffle come and I had a mocha chip in a sugar cone. It...More

Thank ispeakforthewetlands
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Delicious, unique flavors like fig mascarpone and the coffee ice cream using the fantastic coffee from Eastern Shore Coastal Roadting Company! Only complaint: closed too often...only open for tourist season but not for local, year-round residents.

Thank Eagle'sView
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I was looking for butter pecan but chocolate covered cranberry ice cream was a nice surprise. Also the mint chocolate was not green, which was another good surprise. The green color I learned is artificial.

Thank virgfi
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Brown Dog apparently is THE go to place in Cape Charles for ice cream, and it lived up to its billing. The ice cream itself is fresh and homemade, and the flavor offerings are varied and interesting, e.g., lemon poppyseed cake (delicious!). The portions are...More

Thank SailOnSailor73
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely shop near the beach area in Cape Charles. We had coffee ice cream & cookies & cream ice cream, both were delicious. Coffee was the favorite though. Limited open hours, so check before you go.

1  Thank Alison L
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Very nice place to stop and have some ice cream. Small business but definitely catered to their customers. Good value for the money.

1  Thank skillywee
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This place has amazing ice cream. I got the coffee flavor and my boyfriend got the chocolate. We were quiet for a good 5 minutes while eating it. It's a cute little shop. When we went there was a line but it moved fast and...More

1  Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I tasted Fig Marscapone ice cream with ginger cocoa dust, but decided to go with the chocolate, which was the very best, and richest, creamiest chocolate ice cream I ever ate in my 55 years! My daughter loved her cookies and cream ice-cream, and my...More

1  Thank MEEEK
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9 July 2015|
Response from browndogicecream | Property representative |
Dear JBJones20, Thank you for your question. Yes, our ice cream does contain corn syrup and in some instances corn starch as well. We do sell our slush puppies in key lime, strawberry and raspberry that are house made and... More
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Mason Ave, Cape Charles, VA 23310-3201
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Cape Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 757-695-3868
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