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Nelson's Ice Cream Store

627 Main St, Royersford, PA 19468-2401
+1 610-948-3500
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (48 reviews)
“sundae” (5 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
627 Main St, Royersford, PA 19468-2401
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love Nelson’s so much. I have been going here since I went to Spring-Ford High School (right down the street). I just moved to Reading and I am going to miss Nelson’s so much. Bring a spot up here soon!! There are tons of...More

Thank Ashley C
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

They have many different flavors. I thought the ice cream was pretty good. The atmosphere is vintage 50’s.

Thank Jonnyjetprop
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed eating this ice cream today. I had their vanilla. Yummy. A tub is a 'half gallon' like the old days. Love it. Try it. Eat it. Take it home.

Thank Joseph N
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Fair service, not great cleanliness. Average ice cream. Good enough prices. Nothing super special that would draw me back to going there.

Thank traveltheglobe394
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We went to Nelson's ice cream after playing at Manderach Park (about 10 minutes away). We ordered three different flavors (chocolate bullwinkle, chocolate chip cookie dough and graham slam) and walked out with 3 half gallons of those flavors! One big scoop cost about $3.50...More

Thank 858sharlae
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

I was in the mood for ice cream and went to Nelson's in my home town. I grew up eating their ice cream and always liked it. They didn't have my favorite, Rocky road, but something close to it. They have a good selection of...More

Thank Ken133
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Great ice cream sundaes & milkshakes! I bring my cheer squad here for a treat at the end of the season.

Thank Barby1
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

I just had the best root beer float I've ever had. Fresh creamy ice cream and root beer made at a soda fountain! Nelson's is awesome. I'm visiting from South Carolina, and I regret that I can't go to Nelson's every day. This is an...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Nelson's ice cream is very good. It is hard ice cream, which tastes better. It is a little more expensive, but worth it.

Thank bob93050
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Love all the choice of ice cream quite refreshing! I had a milkshake and it was just what the dr. Ordered hahaha

Thank Leroy Z
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 627 Main St, Royersford, PA 19468-2401
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Royersford
  • Phone Number: +1 610-948-3500
Nelson's Ice Cream Store is currently open under the management of the Nelson Family. Patrick and Amanda Nelson are doing the daily operations of the store. We have updated the interior of the building and have been busy since Memorial day! Currently you can choose your favorite cone and then pick from over 30 flavors of 16% butter fat ice cream made at our factory across the street. We also make Banana splits, a variety of sundae's with baked goods made on the property by Amanda Nelson. If you want to take home your favorite flavor you can purchase many of the flavors in half gallons, pints, and novelties. The Nelson's have also installed an old fashioned original soda fountain and will make your favorite soda with one or more of the many flavors they offer on the flavor board. We are so proud and thank our faithful customers who voted for us in the 2013 PHL17 Hot Lists contest winning us 2nd place out of over 40 other shops ! Credit cards accepted
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