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The Sweet Shop

2 Sea View Terrace, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0EE, Wales
+44 1654 767222
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (66 reviews)
“sorbet” (10 reviews)
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2 Sea View Terrace, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0EE, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best flavours of icecream and best icecream in aberdovey. It's a must visit every time. Even boated across the estuary to visit.

1  Thank Jon V
amkwales, Owner at The Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review and for braving the estuary to get to us! We hope to have much more boat friendly weather - see you again soon!

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Very nice home made ice cream, great on a hot day and tastes great! Staff friendly and polite! A must for anyone visiting!

Thank sallizsmith30
amkwales, Owner at The Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so pleased that you enjoyed our ice cream and thank you so much for your review!

Reviewed 16 April 2017

We've stopped here for ice creams several times during the past couple of years. It's home-made and is amongst the best we've ever had anywhere! A place not to be missed!

Thank JW10050
amkwales, Owner at The Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your fantastic review - we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Fantastic and really exceptional ice cream. We both had 2 scoops each from the large selection available on display. Then went back for another 2 each - a total of 6 7 different flavours tried - all great. Even though we were passing through on...More

1  Thank DenisJK2014
amkwales, Owner at The Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are delighted that you enjoyed your ice cream so much and tried 7 different flavours! We are trying out new flavours all the time so you should have more to try next time you visit! Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 7 April 2017

We love this shop and always go when in Aberdocey delicious home made ice cream and fabulous sweets. Friendly staff - no good if you are dieting!!

Thank Karen B
amkwales, Owner at The Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We are very pleased that you enjoy The Sweet Shop experience when you are in Aberdyfi.

Reviewed 7 March 2017

Fantastic house made ice creams. Great choice of flavours, caramel fudgey wudgey being the favourite.

Thank ChrisE1073
amkwales, Owner at The Sweet Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for writing such a lovely review - the first review of the new season! We are glad that you enjoyed the ice cream and hope you get chance to visit again soon!

Reviewed 26 October 2016

Gorgeously delicious ice cream.....an indulgence! Puppy Dora really enjoyed the Doggy Yoggy. Made our day!

1  Thank riversidebabe
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Popped in here for an ice cream and walked out with more than that. Ice cream was excellent, but what really caught my eye was the ice creams for dogs in doggy flavours. This is such a cool idea, besides cooling down us humans on...More

1  Thank Dave S
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

This is the best ice cream parlour I have been to! There arw so many choices of icecream. I was spoilt for choice. I had the honeycomb icecream in a sprinkles cone which was amazing yesterday and the lemon meringue icecream today. I'm still trying...More

Thank HenL87
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Went to the sweet shop with some friends while stopping off in Aberdovey. Great ice cream with generous helpings and great selection of flavours. Was with a friend who is celiac and she was chuffed to find they had proper ice cream cones that were...More

1  Thank SimonSeas
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  • Address: 2 Sea View Terrace, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0EE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Aberdovey
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 767222
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Description
At The Sweet Shop we make all our ice cream on site using fresh Welsh cream and milk. In the main season we offer over 20 flavours on a variety of Antonelli Brother cones in various sizes including gluten free ones! However we are not a restaurant, and are not sure how we came to be listed as such - we tried to get Trip Advisor to remove us because we do not want visitors to be disappointed when there are no tables and chairs but they wouldn't. The Sweet Shop is a cute but tiny shop specialising in take away ice cream, old fashioned sweets and chocolates!! We are also a seasonal shop and shut between October and March.What we lack in size we hopefully make up for in great, Welsh ice cream and we look forward to welcoming customers old and new!
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