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262 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6613
+1 401-619-3998
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fudge” (78 reviews)
“waffle cone” (26 reviews)
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262 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6613
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had very good ice cream with lots of choices. We had 2 large scoops plenty for 2 of us. Loved the sea salt Carmel.

Thank Mountainman827
Reviewed 6 days ago

Delicious, amazing ice cream! Stopped with some friends for an ice cream. First time here. we were so happy. They had so many choices! we did not now what to chose. They had salted caramel apples and we were so trilled that they even cut...More

Thank mromero28
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I came here everyday for ice cream while in Newport. They have a variety of different flavors to choose from; our favorites were fresh apple pie and toasted coconut. Definitely recommend!

Thank Jen V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I got a small mix of truffles and each was amazing-vanilla creme, peanut butter, raspberry and Irish cream. I would recommend stopping in if you have the opportunity.

Thank Dean_Amy-2004
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this gem on the first night in Newport. We returned 3 days in a row! If you can get there while the fudge is fresh, it is the best! Peanut Butter and Salted Caramel were our faves. Cashew Turtle Clusters are still in my...More

Thank Shannon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Get your ice cream in a waffle cone. You won’t regret it. Delicious ice cream every time I’ve been. It’s also fun to watch them make fudge in the windows, too.

Thank R_OConnor14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place to stop in for some candy and ice cream! The flavors of the ice cream and fudge are great and the staff is really friendly. I highly recommend it!

Thank LarryReview17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Anywhere you go, if you see a Kilwin's it's a must stop! Happy they are all similar in layout and offer consistent high quality items. Brings back so many memories. Fudge is to die for. Ice cream unbeatable. Caramels insane. Of course, the chocolate is...More

Thank Pam P
Reviewed 8 September 2017

stopped by last night after we smelt the aroma on the road. We had some good ice crean and purchased some tasty chocolates to take home. very good service too

Thank Arnie S
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Had to stop and get some chocolate for my wife, I picked the Dark Chocolate Pecan Turtles. A little pricey at $11.99 but worth it. Not a single person that had one thought so as well.

Thank YankeeJeff
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 262 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6613
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-619-3998
  • E-mail
Must be a recently opened shop, as it looks totally closed in Streetview. also see http://www.yelp.com/biz/kilwins-newport
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