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Biltmore Estate Ice Cream Parlor

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Biltmore Estate, Asheville, NC
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Covington, GA, United States
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wherever I go, I look for places specializing in ice cream treats. The milk shakes, the waffle cones or bowls make icecram more delicious. The serving size is large and delicious. Ice cream is a part of my daily diet so I am always thrilled when I see an ice cream deli close to my hotel.

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Thank Martha W. G
Holly Springs, North Carolina
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89 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got 2 scoops of chocolate in a waffle cone. The scoops were huge! The waffle cone was nice and fresh. I thoroughly enjoyed my dessert!

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Thank Tarheels5
Orlando, Florida, United States
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After walking for hours, sit down and enjoy good ice cream in the courtyard. Many favors to choose from and the courtyard is pleasant with great architecture to view.

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Thank Sandra M
Auburn, Indiana
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107 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

been to lots of ice cream places - it was a hot hot day (mid-90s) and ice cream hit the spot - but it was just so-so. Not bad, but not memorable. More expensive than it was worth but hey, would get it again if we wanted some.... :)

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Thank tbobpage
Prairie Village, Kansas
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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

You can't fake good ice cream. I got a kids cup and was plenty. Popular place for a reason. I'm glad I tried it on advice from friends.

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Thank Mary B
Northville, Michigan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

But if you are thinking of getting two scoops, you better be very hungry. A single is a double for most plsces

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Thank Marilynn R
Iowa City, Iowa, United States
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Wonderful ice cream and treats. Grab a bottle of water and rest at the outdoor tables. Do some people watching and plan what to see next at the estate.

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Thank Margo P
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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109 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Good choices and good ice cream you can enjoy in a cup or a cone. Grab an ice cream and enjoy out on the estate's vine covered patio or on your way to the gardens.

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Thank vlw923
Bradenton, Florida
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Good ice cream but we thought it was pricey. We got a single dip in a plastic cup for $5.00. I must say it was the best butter pecan I have eaten.

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Thank Carolyn G
Waynesville, North Carolina
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

The estate ice cream parlor is a welcome respite from all the touring, wines, gardens, etc. They make great sundaes, waffle cones and shakes.

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Thank laurajbr2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Biltmore Estate, Asheville, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville

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