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Wentworth Homemade Ice Cream Company

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3697 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518-1515
+1 203-281-7429
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sundae” (11 reviews)
“creamsicle” (2 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
3697 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518-1515
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Reviews (118)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

All the flavors are great. Fall is the best because they have Pumpkin. You can eat inside or outside. Staff members are always very cheerful....

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It doesn't matter when we go out or who with, time after time this ice cream is the best. In warmer weather you can sit outside and enjoy.

Thank dbbohner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anytime you go there, they are usually busy, but you move pretty quickly. Every bite is a taste of pleasure my son says. It's a must try if you in the area.

Thank Kpp P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I challenge anyone to make a better ice cream than Wentworth...deliciously creamy! Located on the shadow of Sleeping Giant with a gazebo and a benches to enjoy the very best.

Thank Gabe V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pistachio and Butter Brickle are the BEST I've ever had. If you haven't visited, take the drive to Hamden and check it out. Reasonable prices and huge portions. Get the kiddie sundae and it will be plenty!

Thank egiaimo
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This shop has some of the best ice cream anywhere. The little gazebo in the back is a great place to sit, chat and enjoy the flavors. I highly recommend it

Thank Ellen L
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Wentworth has the best ice cream in town. August is when you can get fresh peach and this year they also had peach raspberry!!

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Creamy ice cream that taste fresh! A great assortment of flavors; my favorite being the butter pecan, but I haven't tried one I didn't like. It's a local favorite!!

Thank Jasmine S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Love the ice cream, and it shows with the many loyal patrons that continually return. They have an outdoor and indoor seating area that's perfect for those summer nights

Thank Erica P
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Boy, the lines are out the door and the parking lot is flooded. Always wonderful, creamy, and tasty. The flavors are quite precise. The texture is superb. Portions are great and well worth the dollars. I want to visit daily. The Staff is quite warm...More

Thank Firstlilith
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 5
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3697 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518-1515
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hamden
  • Phone Number: +1 203-281-7429
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