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Cabot's Ice Cream & Restaurant

743 Washington St, Newton, MA 02460-1701
+1 617-964-9200
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“sundae” (36 reviews)
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743 Washington St, Newton, MA 02460-1701
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I ordered a bacon cheeseburger and asked if it came with lettuce and tomato, the waitress said it didn't but they could put it on if i would like. i said yes and when i got the bill they charged me additional for lettuce and...More

Thank iliketheceltics
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Obviously Cabot's is a local institution. We don't live very close to it, but were in the area and decided to stop in for ice cream. I'll just bullet the issues: 1. we probably waited about 10 minutes before it was even acknowledged we needed...More

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We always try to stop at Cabot's on our way back to Hartford after a day in Boston. The great ice cream fuels our trip!

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I can't resist the sundaes here! You should be advised that this is a busy place, sometimes frenetic - but the service is prompt, the food is dependably good and the sundaes are terrific! I visit whenever I'm in town and was delighted to see...More

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Cabot's serves great food, but their ice cream is amazing. This family restaurant trains their young staff to work hard, be efficient, and are accommodating and friendly. They offer ice cream, yogurt, dairy-free and sugar free options. They mix in lots of choices, have the...More

Thank RJvacations
Reviewed 19 May 2017

OMG. I've found a piece of Heaven... Real Old Fashioned, Rich, Thick & Yummy Chocolate Fudge Sauce - the kind that leaves You smiling and is so thick that your teeth are smeared in Chocolate! And with Whipped Cream, with a couple of pieces of...More

Thank Jo Ann G
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

The ice cream is amazing. Wide selection and the sundaes are fantastic. The service is perfect. All other food is also good.

Thank Tibor Endre W
Reviewed 10 April 2017

To be honest, this place is known for awesome ice cream creations yet be careful coming here for dinner. The place is mobbed with large parties and lots of kids. Hubby & I heard they also have great food and flame broiled burgers. So we...More

Thank lighthouselady63
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner and dessert. Need to pick your spots, otherwise will likely wait. Big menu for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Breakfast served all day. Food good. Only complaint is that they are on the slow side when it comes to food. Not sure how...More

Thank mikeys2
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I am negligent in not writing a review before now. My family and I love this place. We have only been there for the ice cream so I don't know how any of the food is. If it is nearly as good as the ice...More

Thank Eyvonne K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$20
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 743 Washington St, Newton, MA 02460-1701
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-964-9200
  • E-mail
Is a family owned and operated old-fashioned ice parlor. We are especially known for our generous portions of unique premium ice cream and frozen yogurt creations. As well as a full service family restaurant serving breakfast all day, lunch, dinner and late night treats. We serve homemade ice cream and frozen yogurt cakes & pies with party sundaes to accommodate over 200. all served in old fashioned style glasses made from our authentic soda fountainWe pride ourselves on bringing our customers quality, value and consistiecy.
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