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Massey's Frozen Custard

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600 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2812
+1 717-249-2258
11:00 - 20:00
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wide variety of flavors and offerings make this a must stop when they're open even if you have to deal with annoying millenials in line but its worth it!

Thank David C
Laurel, Maryland
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106 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

It was cold outside, but their frozen custard is so good, I had to stop and get some. It is really excellent and not to be missed, whether it is in a cup or on one of their many different cones, it is very tasty. I always look forward to stopping by when I am in Carlisle, PA.

Thank Micpea16
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50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Good old frozen custard in an old school style ice cream place. What's not to love? I'll be back when in the area next!

Thank Marihopewell
Boston, Massachusetts
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84 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Finally got to go to Massey's after my 3rd visit to Dickinson. I've totally missed out on the last 2 visits. My favorite is the butter crunch hand dipped frozen custard. Love the swiss almond too. The swirl soft serve dipped in chocolate was also good but I personally preferred the hand dipped.

Thank mbellastyle
Shippensburg, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

best ice creamery in town! take my client for ice cream (she loves), and treated her to after dinner dessert. We visit mostly once a month

Thank pattyerb
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This is a little gem in Carlisle. Both their ice cream and custard were great, although I preferred the ice cream. I got a scoop of caramel cheesecake ice cream and it was super creamy and not too sweet. The chocolate custard with cookie dough was great too but I would have enjoyed it more if the serving portion wasn't... More 

Thank Asha T
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

I thought the ice cream was good but pricey for the portions that they give you. Girlfriend loved it

Thank Bruce R
Marlborough, Connecticut
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

They have the greatest soft serve vanilla custard in the planet! I was also lucky enough to have the fresh native peaches offered to make a stellar peach sundae to die for.

Thank Cruzer917
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Massey's has been in business since I can remember and I am 60 years old. While they only serve ice cream products, it is a hit for the locals. Love their shakes, sundae's, floats and banana splits. Great prices and located in a nice part of town, near Dickinson College.

Thank 530maxieb
Dayton, Ohio
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Went to Massey's for an ice cream on a hot day when we were visiting Carlisle during the Chrysler show! It was terrific! Hand dipped flavors change daily and included fun flavors in addition to the regulars (vanilla and chocolate). I tried the maple bacon and it was great! They also had gluten free cones - a real treat for... More 

Thank Meg101an

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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
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2812
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 717-249-2258

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