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The Inside Scoop

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22 Park St, Route 7, Brandon, VT 05733-1122
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Yonkers, New York
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

What more can I say that when my friends and I sat enjoying our ice creams on the outside porch of The Inside Scoop some tourist types approached and told us we looked like we belonged in a Norman Rockwell painting. Enjoy your ice cream out on the porch looking out on this lovely Vermont village and you might well... More 

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Thank Vinny46
Brandon, Vermont
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

To get around buying ice cream at the grocery store, and going home and eating it all by myself, I go to the inside scoop. To get around feeling guilty about the lovely ice cream they serve I invite friends to meet me there, walk there with me, in short I try to make it an event. My " diet"... More 

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Thank flatpickguitarusa
New Haven
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We each got ice cream from The Inside Scoop - one cherry ice cream and one black raspberry - both excellent; great fruit flavor. A really friendly place and right opposite the Green in Brandon. Highly recommended.

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Thank Umberto44
Western MA
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2015

This is a nice friendly place. They look to have some good milkshakes and Sundays. I don't think Wilcox Original Ice Cream tastes that great.

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Thank garykas
New York City, New York
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126 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Reopened under new management, and they've got the right idea. Wilcox's Original is Vermont ice cream pre-Ben & Jerry. No gimmicks or cutesy, just the real goods. Coconut Bliss is stupendous. They're remodeling the back of the store, so it's a work in progress, but the ice cream is worth the visit. Seating out front.

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Thank castoro42
kenmore ny
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229 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

hey its an ice cream cone place not much more in an old house. Trash cans were overflowing and teen server seemed tired. Large amt of flavors

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Thank pat b
New Hampshire
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2014

I really like this place. Good variety of ice cream flavors, and candy as well. Tons of antiques to look through as well. Very friendly place!!

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Thank Rebelgirl1973
Jacksonville, FL
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2014

The old fashioned ice cream parlor and of course the ice cream is very tasty. The antiques and other items are always fascinating to explore.

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Thank Airforce1983
Vermont
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198 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Tons of hard ice cream flavors to choose from. Healthy portions and lots of antiques to browse. Also, penny candy. A great stop for kids.

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Thank TravelLikeaLocalVT
Long Island, New York
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196 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2014

The Inside Scoop is adjoined to an antique store, which makes for a unique visit. The ice cream parlor is of the old fashion variety, with a wide selection of flavors, and also a variety of back-in-the-day candies. We went to The Inside Scoop after hiking The Great Cliff and each thoroughly enjoyed our ice cream. It was also neat... More 

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Restaurant Details

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American
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Park St, Route 7, Brandon, VT 05733-1122
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Brandon

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?