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425 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5873
+1 575-887-1931
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Vernal, Utah
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87 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing special, very average. Had ice cream and shakes. Just average and service was only fair. The malt was over blended and not enough malt added to really taste it.

Thank loa337
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

This place always has good ice cream kids love this place they are always friendly if you want some ice cream this is the place to go

Thank Sarrahh7
Charleston, Illinois
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Like another said below, it's pretty much grocery store quality ice cream - kind of gritty and with ice crystals. I love ice cream! It's my favorite treat by far and I was disappointed.

Thank kris4913
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310 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Like Baskin & Robbins, this place has tons of ice cream flavors. Every flavor we tried was delicious. The scoops were generous as well! If we had more days in Carlsbad, we definitely would have stopped in again.

Thank TravelingFan22
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I go there all the time for the best breakfast burritos, good salsa 2 try emailing u will return.I like their bacon,egg,potato, and cheese burrito, the bonb.

Thank Felipe V
Cloudcroft, New Mexico
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

My roommate and I stoped for ice cream and stayed for lunch. I had steak sandwich. The meat was flavored so well I had to ask what they used. I am a cook at a restaurant. And was very impressed.

Thank mthompson7168
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150 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We needed a stop at Kaliedoscoops. Our server was extremely pleasant and helpful and our sundaes were excellent and made exactly to our specifications. These folks know customer service!

Thank CTTravelers_too
Mansfield, Texas
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60 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We chose this place based on a suggestion from the RV park we are staying at. We were looking for something very casual. The food is very good. We got sandwiches and steak fingers, and my wife ordered onion rings. Everything was very good, except for the potato chips. They are homemade, which we generally like. But these were a... More 

Thank David B
Johnstown, Colorado, Usa
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Anytime I've been to Kaleidoscoops, it's not been very busy. They have a small to average variety of ice cream flavors as well as sherbets. The down side is they are typical of not all, but many of the businesses in Carlsbad....they are WAY over priced! For example, a small milkshake (about 10-12 oz.) costs, with tax, $5.34! Typical high... More 

Thank Joyce L
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Very neat little diner. Stopped in for ice cream for the kids while on vacation one day. Decided to come back for lunch. Great place and amazing food !

Thank Laura C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 425 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5873
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-887-1931

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