We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lil' Caboose Ice Cream

1279 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4454
+1 508-398-1848
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (36 reviews)
“sundae” (5 reviews)
“maple walnut” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1279 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4454
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (70)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Lil' Caboose has a terrific team of young people (high school, college age) running it. They make great suggestions, are fast, accurate and helpful to customers and to each other. Every time we go to the Cape, I have to visit here to get...More

Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We found this ice cream place by driving around the area. It's not as well known as the other two ice cream parlors in the local area (Krista K's and the Cape Cod Creamery) but it is just as good if not better. My friend...More

Thank LightinggirlMA
Reviewed 20 July 2017

After watching my first ever Cape Cod League baseball game with hubby, we wanted a treat before heading by to our inn. Of course something along the way would be ideal. And the Lil' Caboose fit the bill! They have lots of great flavors. Not...More

Thank lighthouselady63
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Fun little place to stop. It's in a busy road with a dirt or shell driveway so I kept a very close eye on my pets. There's a little seating area on the deck, not that comfortable but fine. There's also some picnic tables but...More

Thank CCExplorer1
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

I grew up eating ice cream here. It's as good now as it was 25 years ago. Came here twice during our visit to the cape this summer. I had the almond joy one night and maple walnut the next. My husband tried the soft...More

Thank beagle33
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I brought my son here after a day at the beach. It wasn't crowded because of the cool weather. We saw this place on our adventures so we decided to stop in. (My son is train obsessed) I ordered him a kids sized scoop in...More

1  Thank Madmaggie42
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Lots to choose from .Reasonably priced, good friendly service. Good size and quality. Lots of outside seating and plenty of parking.

1  Thank dglong0608
Reviewed 28 May 2017

On our yearly visit to the Cape, we were driving back to West Yarmouth on Rt 28 and saw the Lil' Caboose and decided to stop for Ice Cream. Glad we did. The Ice Cream Sundaes we had were great. Lots of flavors offered, so...More

1  Thank Bob Y
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We always come here because my little brother loves it and it is also great ice cream without the line like the Cape Cod Creamery.

1  Thank Bianca G
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This was in walking distance to our motel and the ice was amazing as well as the service. Our 2 year old had a blast playing on the wooden train

1  Thank katie c
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Cape Cod Creamery
602 reviews
.33 km away
Summer Shanty
155 reviews
1.17 km away
Riverway Lobster House
494 reviews
.34 km away
Hearth 'n Kettle
325 reviews
.53 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cultural Center of Cape Cod
63 reviews
.38 km away
Bass River Kayaks, Cruises and Paddleboards
65 reviews
1.08 km away
Starfish Bass River Cruises
39 reviews
1.10 km away
American Point of View
5 reviews
1.58 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Lil' Caboose Ice Cream staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1279 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4454
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  South Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-398-1848
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing