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Sprinkles Ice Cream

9 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3004
+1 401-426-9512
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good14%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (20 reviews)
“italian ice” (2 reviews)
“sundae” (2 reviews)
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09:00 - 22:00All hours
9 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3004
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Reviewed yesterday

The ice cream itself was good- not spectacular or exceeding different, but a very welcome break on a hot day. My wife was disappointed as they had run out of waffle cones which she wanted. Some seating which was nice, especially since some of it...More

Thank tektektek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super yummy! All the traditional flavors! They had great specialty ice creams too! We will be back! Cash only, though. It's clearly marked but some people still didn't know...

Thank Kristen K
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Got a small cup of ice cream which i think was like 4 bucks but the thing was huge! It was a delicious 3 or 4 scoops of cookies n' cream. Very tasty but almost couldn't even eat the whole thing (but i did).

Thank Jeff J
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Ice cream is soooo good...sundaes especially good...Only one person working the huge line....but she was very efficient!

Thank SLGenn
Reviewed 22 August 2016

A visit to Newport is not complete until we get an ice cream cone from Sprinkles! Reasonable prices, tasty product!

Thank tupprnan
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

It was a long line and a bit expensive but my watermelon Italian ice was great for the hot weather we were having!! I'll be back

Thank bouldersfan 2
Reviewed 9 August 2016

If you like the smell of chocolate, you will like this little ice cream shop. They have confections and home made ice cream. You can have it in a cone, cup or in a homemade waffle bowl. I had homemade chocolate peanut butter ice cream...More

Thank artyalex
Reviewed 30 July 2016

The name suggested an ice cream haven. It wasn't quite like that. They had a half-dozen flavors, but with a variety of sprinkles. My teens didn't want to have anything to do with it, opting instead for Ben and Jerry's, but my 9-year old enjoyed...More

Thank P-Chipper
Joe M, Owner at Sprinkles Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Just to clarify we have 18 favors of ice cream plus soft serve flavors of Vanilla, Chocolate, and Twist.

Reviewed 25 July 2016

I had chocolate lovers chocolate ice cream and it delish! My friends had coffee and chocolate chip. We had smalls because we were waiting to go out on a harbor cruise. After we finished, we wished we had gotten larges. So good.

Thank JanetandRon2014
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I love Sprinkles!! Love them on my Ice Cream and this Ice Cream Shop lets you choose the type you want. Red/White/Blue, multi-colored, a few to name. There is no extra cost for this....just ask! Ice cream on the day I was there was kinda...More

Thank CMC_2012
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$7
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Cash Only, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3004
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-426-9512
Sprinkles serves Ice Cream, Soft Serve, Italian Ice, Hot Dogs, and a full Espresso Bar. Ice Cream includes Fat Free - Sugar Free, Yogurt, and Gifford specialty flavors. We offer Hot Dogs, Chips and Drink specials for a quick grab n go Espresso Bar includes coffee, latte, cappuccino,both Hot and Iced. We have a great location whether shopping, touring and just strolling. We are open May through October. The hours shown are for Memorial Day though Labor Day.
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