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Rota Spring Ice Cream

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117 Chace Hill Rd, Sterling, MA 01564-1519
+1 978-365-9710
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Unbelievably good ice cream. My favorite is a specialty that they've had with lemon Oreos. A great treat after Davis Farmland. It's a short drive from there.

Thank Shannan R
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great motorcycle destination, family place to go, or somewhere to bring a friend from out of town who's never had farm fresh ice cream. Definitely check the place out - you won't be disappointed and you'll come again and again!

Thank tomk1960
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful as always. Indian pudding is my favorite! Always new specials available. Chocolate peanut butter cookie dough is also awesome!

Thank Marye M
Sterling, Massachusetts
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109 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Rita Springs opened again! Happy dance! Love this place...best ice cream ever! So grateful I live close by. I'm so lucky! If you're in the vicinity...a must!

Thank info4you123_13
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110 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Friendly off the beaten path ice cream place. Shop inside sells everything from meats, cheeses, spreads, jellies, and farm products. Real Good. Not super cheap.

Thank Dale P
Sterling, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Best Ice cream - anywhere!! They make their own ice cream from their own milk from their grass-fed cows. Fresh - and it shows. They also have a small store where you can buy specialty meats and farm-fresh vegetables.

Thank Wendy G
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

If you like ice cream, and who doesn't, you will love this place. It is located on a working farm in Sterling, MA. You can enjoy the most delicious treats and then feed some goats in the back of the store. Great for little kids and big kids of all ages.

Thank ROYDSterling_Ma
Worcester, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Rota Spring is a fabulous place for ice cream. The latest that I've tried is Coffee, caramel and brownie pieces. It is so good especially with a Hot Fudge Sundae! Another favorite of mine is the Apple Crisp Sundae, it's so warm and very good.

Thank Maxmuffin_11
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218 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped by after a hike up Mt. Wachusett. Delicious homemade ice cream. I'm an ice cream snob and just love finding places that make their own. This place is wonderful! In the fall, try the pumpkin or Indian pudding ice cream. Mmmmmm!

1 Thank Lovetotravelforfun
Worcester, Massachusetts
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

First time here and it was AMAZING..enjoyed a kiddie size pumpkin and my son tried sprinkle cake batter...also bought some corn on the cob at the store. We will definitely be back ..

Thank amyb3601

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Chace Hill Rd, Sterling, MA 01564-1519
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Sterling
  • Phone Number: +1 978-365-9710

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?