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Hillside Sweet House

19 Main St, East Haddam, CT 06423-1303
+1 860-873-9284
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
18 Jul 2017
“Local Ice Cream”
19 Mar 2017
“Childhood staple”
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12:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
19 Main St, East Haddam, CT 06423-1303
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

This is a cute little shop, most of the ice cream is out, very few choices left and very little chocolate in the store. No other choices in the area for ice cream.

Thank Antonio R
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We stopped here after a trip to Gillette Castle and Devil's Hopyard. It is near the swing bridge so we were able to walk down to the riverside park and watch boat and car traffic on and below the bridge. The service was as cold...More

Thank RagsKP94
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The hillside sweet house is a newer ice cream shop located right across the bridge in East Haddam Connecticut. The sweet house is replacing the old sweet shop which used to be up the hill and was one of my childhood favorite memories. The sweet...More

1  Thank Traveler860_203
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Went here after a summer concert. The ice cream is delicious. This is a great stop to make after a show at the Goodspeed Opera House or a dinner at the Gelston House.

Thank Roseann_S_123
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We enjoyed sharing a two scoop cup of Chocolate Lovers Chocolate. It was very rich and flavorful. They also have candy and gifts for kids. There are a few chairs inside and they also have outside seating.

Thank Gloria H
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Perfect Spot for nice ice cream! Moose Tracks all the way. Cute little dessert place, completed the evening with gelston house and goodspeed

Thank _renlirat
Reviewed 23 July 2015

This was our first time here. There were lots of flavors to choose from/- can sample flavors. We both had Chocolate Lovers Chocolate- dark chocolate, chocolate chips and fudge swirl. It was truly decadent. They have a few few stools to sit on inside and...More

Thank Gloria H
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Fantastic selection of unusual ice cream and sorbets. Great chocolates and candies. Be sure to try whatever they are featuring.

Thank Drew E
Reviewed 18 March 2015

This is just a great place, very quaint. Right downtown East Haddam, walk to the river. Monday evenings in the summer is always nice, concert on the river, then walk to ice cream.

Thank jthyatt
Reviewed 1 February 2015

Friendly Staff, Delicious Ice Cream. It's a cute small town ice cream store. Visited it while the concerts on the river were happening

Thank mystid2015
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Main St, East Haddam, CT 06423-1303
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Haddam
  • Phone Number: +1 860-873-9284
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