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425 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5873
+1 575-887-1931
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (36 reviews)
“banana split” (3 reviews)
“burgers” (6 reviews)
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425 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5873
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Went as family to buy ice cream bought $30.00 worth for 4 people, got home and found hair in our food .Took it back got home ATE half way and found Hair again in my food .How gross is that.Just becareful check your food if...More

Thank disaster8
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

A very well run, clean and family oriented eatery. We ordered our lunch and decided to sit outside in their covered patio. Our burgers were brought out to our table, where we had one of the best cheese burgers in town. Cooked to order and...More

Thank Leon N
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Carlsbad for the weekend and came across this ice cream shop. I waited at least 25 minutes before someone even acknowledged me. They weren’t busy or anything. There was only one customer ahead of me. We had about two hours to kill...More

Thank K416
Reviewed 21 October 2017

This is an ice cream shop and cafe. There are lots of ice cream and sherbet flavors, including several 'no sugar added' options. The ice cream itself is not the creamiest we have had, but the flavors are very good and there are some very...More

Thank scottcaps
Reviewed 6 August 2017

My family and I went in the mid afternoon for a meal after walking the cave at Carlsbad. There are only a few booths available inside, so we had to sit outside. It wasn't too bad- there is plenty of shade cover and a nice...More

Thank Tomisha B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

50+ flavor buckets to choose from, shown in glass cases. Enormous banana split, order one for two adults to eat off of. Local operation, family-owned, haven't had a bad experience there yet. Well, except for the sugar high after I after a banana split by...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I love getting ice cream from Kaleidoscoops! I'll be honest though, they advertise as a "cafe" as well but they don't actually have any coffee. Which is strange. But hey, ice cream is ice cream.

Thank Brittney D
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

6 of us on camping trip stopped for quick dinner. Food was good and associates were very hospitable and friendly. Ice cream for desert! Yummy🏆. We will be back😋!

Thank bsquare22
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I just waited 30 minutes for my lunch. There's no one here. I watched 2 groups leave after standing at the register for 15 minutes with no service. In the time I have been here 1 lonely burger has come from the kitchen. Like every...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Nothing special, very average. Had ice cream and shakes. Just average and service was only fair. The malt was over blended and not enough malt added to really taste it.

Thank loa337
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 425 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5873
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-887-1931
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