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Brown Dog Ice Cream

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203 Mason Ave, Cape Charles, VA 23310-3201
+1 757-695-3868
12:00 - 20:00
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55 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been here before and the ice-cream is wonderful! What a disappointment that they didn't open their season for spring break. The sign said late April! It was one of the reasons we drove to Cape Charles!

Thank hokiegirl
Apex, North Carolina
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My favorite flavor was the rum raisin. Unfortunately, this flavor is no longer offered. The herbal flavors are refreshing and delicious, too. Great flavors and surprisingly great prices

Thank eileen622016
browndogicecream, Owner at Brown Dog Ice Cream, responded to this review

Thank you eileen622016! I am not able to use alcohol in any of my ice cream at this time. Maybe in the future the rules will change. I have not found a rum flavoring that we all agree on...we'll keep working on that! More 

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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Best homemade ice cream I've ever tasted. Prices are reasonable and portions are ample. Cape Charles gem

1 Thank Leslie R
browndogicecream, Owner at Brown Dog Ice Cream, responded to this review

Thank you Leslie R! We hope you visit brown dog ice cream again when we open for the season on April 29th! More 

Yorktown, Virginia
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, quick service and some very imaginative flavors. The fig ice cream with mascarpone was fantastic and decadent.

1 Thank OwlandOwlet
Wilmington, North Carolina
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83 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Really really delicious. I had it at the store and also for dessert at one of the restaurants in the area. I am an ice cream snob, and, if you enjoy ice cream, don't miss this one if you are in the area.

1 Thank Judie F
Spring Hill, Tennessee
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Not only was the homemade ice cream delicious, but it was also much more reasonable than chain ice cream shops!

1 Thank Volrooster
central pennsylvania
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298 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 267 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Season ending too soon; we haven't tried all the flavors! Small shop, cute logo, friendly snd fast service. An exceptional ice cream shop with interesting flavors like Mocs scotch ( as in butterscotch) and toppings. A reason to visit Cape Charles.

Thank pennstatetraveler
Woodbury, New Jersey
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220 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We were told that Brown Dog has ice cream even people who don't like ice cream would like. I wasn't sure what that meant, so not being a huge ice cream fan we checked it out. You know what? He was right. Incredible ice cream.

Thank Lee5608
Wilmington, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Delicious ice cream! Limited flavors, but all were great. Even tho we were full from our previous meal we couldn't pass this up!

1 Thank fredsmom56
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97 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Great ice cream! What more can one say! Great ice cream. Trip advisor wants 100 words but it was just great ice cream!!!!!!!

1 Thank Murroch

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Mason Ave, Cape Charles, VA 23310-3201
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Cape Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 757-695-3868

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