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Kilwin's Ice Cream & Candy

16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
+1 910-772-1298
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fudge” (327 reviews)
“waffle cone” (225 reviews)
“scones” (64 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oh how do I love their ice cream and their selections. Let me count the ways! No, I won't bore you. Just know the lines are down the block in summer and ice cream is still good in our mild winters. I like Georgia Peach...More

Thank DonnaDoJerseyShore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have enjoyed the flavors offered as well as the great service at Kilwin's. Sample the fudge also while you are there.

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this place very homey. Long lines during tourist season but worth the wait. Staff is friendly lots of choices of ice cream great place for ice cream

Thank mahopac
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best Ice Cream downtown and very fun environment. Yummy fudge and treats as well. Has an old fashioned vibe.

Thank Katie C
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Have to go, amazing ice cream! Shared the chocolate chip cookie dough in waffle bowl, so good! Have to go again

Thank GeorgeObverse
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Ice cream was good. Waffle cone was excellent. The value is not there for the money. Would not return.

Thank PangerBoy
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

The family and I stopped into Kilwin’s on our walk downtown for some ice cream. We’ve heard so many great things about it. It cost us $12 for two single scoop waffle cones. I wouldn’t return to pay that much for ice cream again. There...More

Thank savogan
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I love this shop! The ice cream is great but my favorite item is the rice krispy treat covered in caramel, chocolate and toasted pecans. They are often making candy or waffles cones so you are greeted by incredible smells. There are so many ice...More

Thank katieharrisvann84
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

A very popular place to visit for homemade fudge and ice cream. This place is popular place for some great ice cream with homemade waffle cones. It’s very close to the Riverwalk you’ll see a lot of people walking around with ice cream from Kilwin’s....More

Thank rbpous
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Always a good experience and love the ice cream! Very friendly staff and a huge selection to choose from.

Thank Rick P
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-772-1298
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