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Biltmore Estate Ice Cream Parlor

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Biltmore Estate, Asheville, NC
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North Carolina, United States
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The ice cream and milk shakes are great! Nice friendly people working there and the sitting area is nice too..

Thank Todd P
Holmes Beach, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

children had ice cream cones and of course it was great! Adults enjoyed the lunch very much from the bake shop.

Thank montefamily2016
Fairfax, Virginia
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cute ice cream parlor located on the site of historic estate dairy. Homemade waffle cones and delicious ice cream. Nice employees.

Thank Gloria D
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

'Found' this place when all of the other places on the estate were booked or not open. Very reasonable breakfast items and great ice cream.

Thank James F
Fort Mill, South Carolina
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76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Great place to stop and rest your feet after a long day touring Biltmore. I had been in the summer and knew there was only outdoor seating , and we were visiting for a second time in the winter, but they have it covered with heaters and it feels great! Our group had coffee and ice cream and it was... More 

Thank BrittanyP38
Covington, GA, United States
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

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.

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 14 November 2016

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!

Thank Tarheels5
Orlando, Florida, United States
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

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.

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.... :)

Thank tbobpage
Prairie Village, Kansas
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 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.

Thank Mary B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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?