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Ferris Acres Creamery

Route 302, Newtown, CT 06470
+1 203-426-8803
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (155 reviews)
“sundae” (16 reviews)
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Route 302, Newtown, CT 06470
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

OMG, how can ice cream be better than any I have had in the past? More cream, that's for sure! I had Paradise coconut. Loved it! Wait in line and smell the fresh country air!

Thank Globaby100
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing experience that is absolutely worth the drive and the wait (during peak hours) There's a reason Ferris continues to win fans and "best of" lists.

Thank john b
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the second time in the last 6 weeks that we have ventured from Norwalk to Newtown. On our last trip we started out for a day of sightseeing, decided we wanted some good locally made ice cream, did a quick TripAdvisor search for...More

Thank Scott A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This ice cream is so good and a great treat for summer. The only bad part was the line to order and pick up your ice cream it was horrible.

Thank jencortez61
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ferris Acres Creamy serves the Best Ice Cream in CT! They also seem to have expanded their flavors and offerings a lot this year. We also got great service from the kids!

Thank R2874NOjameso
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No matter when you go, there will be a line to order. But that's a good sign. It's because their ice cream treats are fantastic! Super!

Thank M-Bob21200
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You'll have to go there to believe It Drove up to a full parking lot and saw a line of about 50 or so people. Stood in line for a whole 5 yes FIVE minutes before being served. Must of had 30 people working behind...More

Thank RITG541
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As other reviewers have noted, the lines at Ferris Acres are long, but boy is the ice cream worth it!! There are plenty of picnic tables to sit at while waiting (or enjoying your dessert). It appears that local HS students run the stand, and...More

Thank kch561
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't even worry about how long you will wait, the ice cream will be some of, if not THE, best you have ever eaten. We went on July 4th at around 3pm and the line wasn't bad. The parking lot patrol warned that after 8...More

Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Ice cream is delicious with many flavors and options however on a weekend night expect a very long wait! One bonus is that it is managed by local high school kids with positive attitudes!

Thank jewelross
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 302, Newtown, CT 06470
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-426-8803
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