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Hobby Horse Ice Cream Parlor

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800 Ocean Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3621
+1 609-399-1214
13:00 - 22:00
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Fri 18:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 13:00 - 22:00
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Brookeville, Maryland
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86 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Bring your ice cream appetite with you when you visit here. So many flavors to choose from and sundaes to build. Inside seating is available.

Thank bobb420ret
Newtown, Pennsylvania
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58 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

polite employees, owner on premises, good/decent portions, variety of flavors. wish there were organic offerings and new flavors to try.

Thank ang c
United States
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

It doesn’t get any better than this, after dinner Ice cream on a warm summer night; friendly staff, priced right, lovely establishment...great location, good hours....

Thank nybing2016
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

The flavors are plenty, the quality is top notch and they are never skimpy when scooping! Love everything about this place!! A must try when in OC, NJ!

Thank Paul C
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The only problem you have is what flavors of ice cream to choose from and what toppings it is almost limitless in choices. Excellent.

Thank Sue D
Millville, New Jersey
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We have been here a few times in the past couple of summers for coffee drinks and ice cream. We love it every time! Has outdoor seating and a large ice cream menu.

Thank mclaughlin04
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4 reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2016

A few feet from the suites I stayed at. My kids loved the ice cream there. Nice outside seating. Will definitely return

Thank Morris M
Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Hobbie Horse is my favorite ice cream place down the shore. They have the best Chocolate peanut butter ice crem! They also have great indoor and outdoor seating & a water fountain with cups. Great family place.

Thank JenSchindler
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83 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We stayed just down the street from Hobby Horse, and watched the long lines form every night. We finally went in, and it was worth the wait. The staff works quickly and is friendly, and everything we tried was super delicious. They have cups, as well as a large variety of cones (waffle cones dipped in chocolate and then peanuts,... More 

Thank tazmok
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The Hobby Horse is an ice cream lover's dream come true. There are many selections to choose from and you can select your own toppings. With indoor/outdoor seating and free parking it is nice to relax and eat your ice cream.

Thank pjmwjr58

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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
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Ocean Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3621
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-399-1214

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