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Tony's Ice Cream

604 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054-7111
+1 704-853-0018
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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604 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054-7111
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My boyfriend, his family, and a coworker of mine all raved about Tony's and told me that I HAD to go there....so I did. First let me start off by saying FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE, DO NOT BLOCK THE DOOR!!!! I must have heard it shouted...More

Thank toonicetammy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended by a passerby in Stowe Arboretum parking lot (she heard us discussing our desire to find awesome ice cream). We wish we lived nearby, not three states away. The sundaes are served in a plastic cup with whipped cream and a cherry on top....More

Thank gwenrich8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Local lore says this is the best. I personally don't think the food Or icecream is that great but itmismworth a visit for the nostalgia of the place

Thank Peg A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love Tony's ice cream. Its so yummy. We stop by and get pints all the time. My only suggestion is the building needs some updating and cleaning and the lines get crazy long. I think that there should be a better system implemented from...More

Thank hairbyt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancee took me to this local favorite for ice cream and it did not disappoint. It was a Saturday night when we went and it was very busy but certainly worth the wait. I had the peach ice cream and she had the strawberry....More

Thank traviz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great portions and fantastic ice cream! They also have food, we didn't eat, but it looked tasty. Would recommend stopping, it's a yummy treat! It's downtown in an old building, quaint and fun atmosphere.

Thank dykstraclan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome icecream, milkshakes and hot fudge cake! I love the chocolate peanut butter ripple icecream :) So good! Established in 1910 and pretty old fashioned! Charming and plain old good!

Thank Ruth M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious, creamy ice cream ! Large portions, with plenty of variety . My favorite is the black cherry . The milkshakes are the best in town . Service is typically fast and friendly . Old building and furnishings adds to the charm . Every time...More

Thank Kandy R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I live near Tony's and visit at least once a month. We have relatives that travel to this area from Florida, Tennessee, New York and several other states. They all love to visit Tony's Ice Cream while here in town. They also have very good...More

Thank shellw110
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I would drive an hour or more for a Tony's milkshake! This is my favorite indulgence. The only problem is I can't finish the whole milkshake because the serving is double the usual serve!

Thank Page C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 604 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054-7111
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
  • Phone Number: +1 704-853-0018
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