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Short Lane Ice Cream

6721 George Washington Memorial Hwy, VA 23061-5190
+1 804-695-2999
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (46 reviews)
“gelato” (6 reviews)
“sorbet” (6 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
6721 George Washington Memorial Hwy, VA 23061-5190
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

We always try to treat ourselves, when we're in the area. Kind of an ice cream snob... Making a lot of my own. I can't improve on theirs. Coffee, pistachio, French vanilla, black raspberry, all excellent. Inviting little interior to sit down and enjoy it.

Thank DrNoah
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

We go here every summer. The ice cream and milkshakes are delicious. The kids love to go upstairs and eat. I think I may like all the flavors!

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Delicious homemade ice cream on the premises. Great service, assorted flavors including seasonal flavors. Hometown atmosphere.

Thank susuandmick
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

You will not leave this ice cream parlor disappointed. From the entrance to the exit the experience you will an enjoy will be unforgettable. You will find your favorite flavor without doubt. And, if you are one to experiment on flavor combinations, go for it....More

Thank 433normanh
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for hand dipped ice cream because it looked so cute from the road. It's in an old home on the corner with picnic tables and umbrellas outside, a welcoming porch and screen doors. The cool A/C inside is nice, and the decor is...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

We came in and were met with friendly staff. We also got to sit upstairs, which is really fun! The only problem was my parent's ice cream didn't taste good, but the chocolate was good. Another thing we didn't like was the different take-home pails...More

Thank JGHS-Ghost Hunt... A
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Meeting room upstairs. Seniors went for ice cream, many flavors and specials. Home made ice cream. Fruit and nutty flavors. Can take out pints or quarts. Creamy ice cream and their banana splits are to die for.

Thank marysY2292TU
Reviewed 12 July 2017

"We scream, I scream let's all scream for Ice Cream"...although this was a Highs Ice Cream quote this holds very true for Short Lane Ice Cream because once you go you/your family will have a very difficult time driving by w/o stopping. This place is...More

Thank Hilda C
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Wow, we have passed Short Lane Ice Cream so many times and never stopped in to get an ice cream and had no idea what we were missing! Homemade goodness does not even begin to describe how wonderful this ice cream is. Yes, they will...More

Thank Maureen721
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

The ice cream was delicious and a nice cool down on a hot day. There were many interesting flavors that I wanted to try; lemon custard, ginger cream, honey lavender. I went for the pineapple upside down. My wife went for he Cinnamon Toast Crunch....More

Thank Adam H
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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6721 George Washington Memorial Hwy, VA 23061-5190
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +1 804-695-2999
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