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Ferris Acres Creamery

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Route 302, Newtown, CT 06470
+1 203-426-8803
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Newtown, Connecticut
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Well that is what a treat if you can wait in the long lines and have patience for the parking spot! Not my favorite things to do for any place, but IT IS WORTH IT! Many selections and boy does that ice cream taste great on a summer day and is perfect comfort food in the fall months...that Pumpkin! WOW!

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Thank Susan K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply the best. Best atmosphere, best service, best flavor, best quality. No other product comes close.

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Thank Angelo M
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ice cream is awesome! Friendly service and nice relaxed place. They have really improved their wait times! Love going there!

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Thank ann marie D
Newtown, Connecticut
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This fabulous ice cream is as fresh and delicious as it comes. My family loves going there. Unfortunately since I have just been diagnosed with lactose intolerance, I will need to see what else I can have at this wonderful ice creamery! If your every in Newtown during the summer stop by - you won't regret it!

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Thank persnicketypromo
Boston, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

fun ice cream place!! lots of different flavors to choose from it's cool to be surrounded by cows, but I'd be wary of going on a hot summer afternoon because the manure can get a little smelly very crowded at sunset in the summer

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Thank Kaitlin K
Sandy Hook, Connecticut
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Ferris Acres has, in my opinion, the best ice cream ever. They have many choices with catchy names and they're all so rich and creamy. My favorite is Ba da bing which is chocolate ice cream with bing cherries...yum!

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Thank bettyl326
Brookfield, Connecticut
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85 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

If you want a country experience come to Ferris Farm where the cattle graze in open fields on fresh grass. Ferris makes its own ice cream in many different flavors and concoctions. Good old standbys like vanilla, chocolate and strawberry are our favorites. Bad Habit, Cow Trax, Salty Cow, CooCoo Cashew, are some of our favorites also. They also make... More 

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Thank catlover92560
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

I'ts a dairy farm with a small red building out front with people lined up and looped around so you know it must be good, especially since this gem is slightly off the beaten path. It is our favorite place for a dessert treat. We even go here for a treat after eating out at other restaurants. Ice cream is... More 

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Thank Andrew L
Brookfield, Connecticut
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The creamery it's located @ a farm , love the location. The ice cream it's delicious There is always a line but the wait it's worthy It's my favorite ice cream place in the world I highly recommend this place

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Thank mtravel27
Newtown, Connecticut
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224 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 337 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Ferris Acres Creamery is indeed a unique and memorable American and Newtown establishment. An ice cream stand situated smack dab in the middle of a working dairy farm surrounded by barns and pasture. It even smells like a farm (may not be to everyone's liking). In any case, the ice cream, friendly staff and ambiance make the wait (and there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 302, Newtown, CT 06470
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-426-8803

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