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Gray's on the Dock

259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1861
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (14 reviews)
“scoop” (2 reviews)
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259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1861
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Good choice of flavors, wonderful seaside location, superb views of the harbor, not enough parking so be prepared to park and walk to this place.

Thank george b
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

You cannot beat the view to eat your ice cream. Window service take out and then benches overlooking beautiful Bristol Harbor. Ice Cream is average and a little pricy but you would be hard pressed to beat the View. In addition there is a park...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 18 January 2017

You will find no better ice cream in the world! The peppermint ice cream is the stuff of dreams, and I don't normally order peppermint ice cream. When it's open, it's the best!

Thank WorldTravelerjaq
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We go here at least once a week to watch the boats and enjoy home made ice cream. They have benches 10' from the water overlooking Bristol Harbor. It's easily accessible from the bike path too!

Thank OwensAdventures12
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Went for a stroll (after coming to the end of the East Bay Bike Trail) in search of some cold water and spotted Gray's ice cream shack instead. While we weren't particularly hungry, the inclusion of "Sea Salted Caramel" on that day's flavor list lured...More

Thank gams1000
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Left a nearby restaurant looking for the famous Grey's Ice Cream. The kids behind the counter were terrific. They even offered us a free taste of the specials!! They kept asking if we wanted a cup for our ice cream ???. We should have listened....More

Thank rons99876
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Visited with my family, including two grandchildren. The ice cream is delicious, the location, right on the bay is very pretty. It was very nice.

Thank Mari R
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Wish they were open year-round. Really amazing quality ice cream, warm friendly service. All take-out window service but benches on the dock overlooking the bay.

Thank cloverd
Reviewed 26 June 2016

The vanilla waffle cone one scoop ice cream. Delicious. Looks like everyone was enjoying one. You can sit at a nearby bench and watch the boats pass by.

Thank JCioc
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Gray's while having some interesting flavors (Ginger, Grape Nut), is not the best ice cream in Bristol, but is just OK. In our humble opinion, Daily Scoop in infinitely better. Give both a try and we believe that you will agree...or if you want the...More

Thank Pa55w
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Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
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  • Address: 259 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809-1861
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Bristol
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