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Penguin Ice Cream

3 Claremont Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924-2225
+1 908-766-4949
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (25 reviews)
“sundae” (2 reviews)
“moose tracks” (5 reviews)
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3 Claremont Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924-2225
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This has been a local favorite since its founding in 2008. Met the owner on my last trip there. Ice cream was originally sourced from Maine, but now it is all made in-house. We have also recently had the ice cream cake for a birthday....More

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I was treated to Penguin Ice Cream at the Chase Bank.in B'ville. I got Vanilla (my favorite) and it was very very good. Best ice cream in town. They make it in their store with Penna. Dutch ingredients. I have been passing the Penguin since...More

Thank Mr H
Reviewed 24 October 2016

There's nothing store made about this ice cream. It's simply bought in from a cheap source up north. The only thing attractive about this place is the location, the store itself is just about adequate.

Thank Gerry M
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Penguin is yet to disappoint for my family. The service is always friendly and with a smile. The ice cream is delicious and abundant!

Thank ChadR135
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Nice place - Nice assortment of specialty flavors. They make a mean sundae! Sometimes very busy - but worth the wait!

Thank BigBry61
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We've been going to Penguin's for many years. This is local family-owned. The ice cream is excellent and the portions are generous.

Thank AlephPi
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I have been a long-term supporter of The Penguin and was dismayed to find that the most excellent ice cream imported from Maine is no more, in favor of "locally sourced" fair that is barely the equivalent of the couple of ice cream stores down...More

Thank s1jag
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The chocolate chip ice cream is awesome. Great big, tasty chips! Nice neighborhood ice cream shop. Interesting flavors. Friendly service.

2  Thank Carol W
Reviewed 13 July 2016

amazing ice cream, best ice cream sandwiches and always the best service! The owner is always there working his tail off, saying hi to customers and relishing in the kids' experiences trying to find Waldo!

1  Thank DannyBaseball6
Reviewed 8 July 2016

After a wonderful concert at Bedwell it seems a lot of the families headed here for ice cream. Even though there were lots of people there they got us waited on very quickly. The ice cream was great and the kids loved seeing their friends...More

1  Thank Joan D
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Average prices
US$3 - US$5
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Claremont Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924-2225
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Bernardsville
  • Phone Number: +1 908-766-4949
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