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Nicholls of Parkgate

The Parade, Parkgate CH64 6SA, England
+44 151 336 1274
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (126 reviews)
“waffle cone” (5 reviews)
“banana choc” (5 reviews)
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The Parade, Parkgate CH64 6SA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I've been going to Nichols for years to buy ice cream, mostly when visiting friends who live in Parkgate. It is one of the highlights of a walk along the promenade, to call in and spend time browsing which of the tens of flavours to...More

Thank Livingnotworking
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok tough one this we tried itbthe other day and personally I prefer the toffee ice cream here because it has cinder bits in it :) The rest of my family say no difference to the flavours they had here to the other local establishment....More

1  Thank Kate B
NichollsIce, Owner at Nicholls of Parkgate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kate We are pleased you liked our ice cream particually the cinder toffee which has now become almost as popular as vanilla. Jack Sparrow was made in Thailand is made up of motor vehicle parts,quite a work of art and must have taken some...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017

A delightful ice cream parlour, full of an amazing variety of ice cream flavours and also sorbets, which we purchased for a post fish supper treat!

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

The reason why most people visit Parkgate is to get an ice cream and stroll along the promenade, and rightly so. Nicholls provides the best ice cream around and is very reasonably priced, making it a must visit.More

Thank Traveller23232323
NichollsIce, Owner at Nicholls of Parkgate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Thanks for your nice review. We are very pleased you like our ice cream, have you tried our Parma Violet ? a fairly new flavour for us and proving popular. It is not a regular flavour so not always available, best to telephone to check!...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017

My husband and I visited on our wedding anniversary last year. I ordered 2 scoops of ice cream with a gluten free cone. What I got was two cones each topped with a very small scoop of ice cream. We returned this year as the...More

Thank Esther S
NichollsIce, Owner at Nicholls of Parkgate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you like our ice cream. The gluten free cones are only single scoop cones and they are small, hence your husband presumably ordering two cones. The scoop of ice cream will be small in order to fit...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Happy to have a tub of ice cream here absolutely lovely, service is great, staff are friendly and helpful

Thank MrsScouse
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

The weather was beautiful today !! So me and my lovely fiànce went for an ice cream in parkgate ... We go here occasionally when the suns out and when we are both off. Lovey service , everyone smiles, happy all around and of course...More

Thank SOPHp17
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

A nice view to eat your ice cream on a sunny day, quick service even with a queue, not too pricey either

Thank manchesternurse
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Fast, efficient service even with a queue. Divine ice cream. Nicholls is an absolute must visit, don't be tempted by the small queue in the shop next door. Can highly recommend cherry Bakewell, lemon & lime and caramel!

Thank misscwright
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Never really understood the hype with this place - it is just ok; there is nothing different or special about it. I also heard they no longer make it on-site anymore. Visited again over the weekend after quite some time and just found it to...More

1  Thank Sunny R
NichollsIce, Owner at Nicholls of Parkgate, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank you for your TripAdvisor review. You were advised incorrectly as we make our ice cream on the premises every day!

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
09:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 20:00
Thursday
09:00 - 20:00
Friday
09:00 - 20:00
Saturday
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Parade, Parkgate CH64 6SA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Parkgate
  • Phone Number: +44 151 336 1274
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