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Nelson's Ice Cream Store

627 Main St, Royersford, PA 19468-2401
+1 610-948-3500
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (43 reviews)
“sundae” (3 reviews)
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12:00 - 21:00All hours
627 Main St, Royersford, PA 19468-2401
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I just had the best root beer float I've ever had. Fresh creamy ice cream and root beer made at a soda fountain! Nelson's is awesome. I'm visiting from South Carolina, and I regret that I can't go to Nelson's every day. This is an...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Nelson's ice cream is very good. It is hard ice cream, which tastes better. It is a little more expensive, but worth it.

Thank bob93050
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Love all the choice of ice cream quite refreshing! I had a milkshake and it was just what the dr. Ordered hahaha

Thank Leroy Z
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Always a treat going into there and looking in the cold cases at the wide selection of ice creams offered. Expensive but oh so worth it!

Thank Ruth D
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

How much fresher can you get with the ice cream factory a cross the street, check out their take outs, good deals, what a selection, so many ways they serve but I enjoyed the pretzel cone made my night

Thank Stan M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

They have the best Dutch Chocolate Ice Cream!! And of course many other flavors that are to many to name. You will not be disappointed no matter what flavor you are craving for.

Thank cathy713
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We passed by this place today on the way home, and saw a sign out front advertising "Graham Slam," the flavor of the week. Well, that did it...we had to stop in. Walking into Nelson's, you tend to go back in time to the 1950s....More

Thank StevePR104
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Not a run-of-the-mill ice cream shop. It may not look like much from the outside OR from the outside. But their ice cream is smooth and very flavorful.

Thank bbuudd
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The ice cream at Nelson's is rich and indulgent. I'm not sure its worth the $6 for a sundae that left me wanted more for my money. If you want an old fashion ice cream shop with local charm, then Nelson's is your place for...More

Thank Isabelle S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

No matter what flavor you choose, they make the best icecream!! I dont think there is a flavor that they dont provide as a choice.

Thank Cathy S
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 627 Main St, Royersford, PA 19468-2401
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Royersford
  • Phone Number: +1 610-948-3500
Nelson's Ice Cream Store is currently open under the management of the Nelson Family. Patrick and Amanda Nelson are doing the daily operations of the store. We have updated the interior of the building and have been busy since Memorial day! Currently you can choose your favorite cone and then pick from over 30 flavors of 16% butter fat ice cream made at our factory across the street. We also make Banana splits, a variety of sundae's with baked goods made on the property by Amanda Nelson. If you want to take home your favorite flavor you can purchase many of the flavors in half gallons, pints, and novelties. The Nelson's have also installed an old fashioned original soda fountain and will make your favorite soda with one or more of the many flavors they offer on the flavor board. We are so proud and thank our faithful customers who voted for us in the 2013 PHL17 Hot Lists contest winning us 2nd place out of over 40 other shops ! Credit cards accepted
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