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“Always the best ice cream in NH”
Review of Lago's Ice Cream

Lago's Ice Cream
Ranked #1 of 2 Dessert in Rye
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lago's has been the locals choice for best ice cream for many decades. Homemade, slightly creamy ice cream in huge portions for reasonable prices served by friendly and accommodating young folks makes every Lago "tailgater" a success. Expect crowds but know that if you truly love ice cream, the wait is WELL worth it!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the best local finds this year for us. Friendly staff, ample parking space, a number of picnic tables and then the delicious creamy ice cream with the right level of sugar for our taste. We went for baby size which was just about right for us.

I tried their wild Maine blueberry, my 5 year old went for chocolate and my husband went for butter pecan and all of us were really happy. This place is around 6 miles from Seacoast science center where we were heading for a bike ride..

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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Only open i. The summer. The lines were long but quick. They make their own ice cream and they have LOTS of flavors. And big portions!

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

There is nothing bad to say about this place! The staff are a bunch of sweet kids earning money for college, the flavor selection is insane and the ingredients are top shelf. My family has tried upwards of 20 flavors here and all of them have been SO good. You cannot go wrong with a trip to Lago's!!!!

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Lago’s sits on Rt 1 in Rye just a bit north of Hampton and south of Portsmouth. It’s a classic roadside ice cream stand (see pic) and it has been around for what seems like forever.

There are at least 25 flavors and then they add a half dozen or more specialty/seasonal flavors. There are also dairy free options as well as yogurts, sherbets, and more.

There are 4 sizes to cones - Baby, Kiddie, Small and Large. I tried the baby and it was a generous scoop. One in our party got the small and couldn’t nearly finish it (perhaps 3 scoops).

The staff are the friendliest and they know their flavors - we tested them on things like Monkey Mess, Muddy Sneaker and Scotty’s Bronze (think Scotty Lago who took home the bronze in snowboarding at the Winter Olympics).

We each had the chocolate walnut fudge. Yup, all 3 of us had the same thing and it was yummy! There were about 10 other flavors I’d love to try but that will have to wait - but a great excuse to go back!

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