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Kilwin's Ice Cream & Candy

16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
+1 910-772-1298
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fudge” (333 reviews)
“waffle cone” (233 reviews)
“scones” (59 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
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Reviewed today via mobile

We stop here often after dinner to have an ice cream cone or bring some fudge home for dessert. Usually a crowd waiting.

Thank billmc1
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great location right by the riverwalk. Has delicious fudge treats and ice-cream w/ many flavors available. Went there twice during a 3 day stay near the riverwalk. It just makes you want to go back.

Thank Lig V
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just walk into the store and the fresh baked smell of waffle cones will make you smile. Everything is yummy!

Thank geministylist664
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No care for customer overpriced icecream. I bought a soft vanilla icecream cone and was half size than the McDonalds have for $4. It's ridiculous a ripp off or was dishonest, I don't know...

Thank madaknitt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The heavenly, sweet aroma that permeates the air outside Kilwin’s will entice anyone walking by. They have a huge selection of sweets and ice cream. Plus, the workers are always making the treats right there in the store while you watch. Tip: on warm, summer...More

Thank waverider67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! Best ice cream! There’s a lot to choose from. It smells amazing outside and in! I had the Apple Pie ice cream in a waffle cone.

Thank Megan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice stop after a walk thru old downtown and along the waterfront. X11 of us, sampled some homemade fudge... excellent! Good variety of chocolates and sweets (confections)... but we all decided on ice cream. Plenty of choices, guessing no complaints because the group was the...More

Thank docowens
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great family spot! :0) Extensive variety of goodies aimed to please any appetite. Helpful staff and good atmosphere. A little above average cost, yet not unaffordable.

Thank Expeditors F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous smells emanate from this place. The waffle cones freshly made are stunning. the selection of ice creams and fudge are impressive. The lines to get served are equally impressive on sunny days!

Thank RuckinBrit .
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped in here for an ice cream treat after walking the Riverwalk and having a bite to eat. I felt like a kid all over again. So many choices from ice cream to fudge to Carmel apples. We finally decided on ice cream. It...More

Thank Lori M
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-772-1298
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