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Vecchittos Italian Ice

323 Dekoven Dr, Middletown, CT 06457-6812
+1 860-346-7301
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  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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Travellers talk about
“watermelon” (10 reviews)
“italian ice” (34 reviews)
“gelato” (3 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
323 Dekoven Dr, Middletown, CT 06457-6812
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Being from Middletown my family and I go to Vecchitto's almost every week! It is so delicious. Just wish there was more parking!

Thank HappyTraveler1997
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

This is by far the best Italian ice around!! The place itself is really small with only a few seats but you can buy pints to go and bring them home or have a picnic.

Thank amanda g
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is the place for Italian ice .They have the regular flavors lemon almond chocolate and usually 2 or 3 more special this week only flavors .You can try the specials before you make up your mind The same family has run the place for...More

Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This place near Rt 9 has been around since I was a little girl back in the 50's....it has the best gelato and lemon ices around....family operated, very friendly staff and a refreshing treat during these hot days....treat yourself!!!!

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

In my opinion, it isn't really summer until you've stopped in and had a Vecchitto's Italian ice! My all time favorite is still the original lemon. Occasionally you even find a lemon seed... You know it's the real deal! The kids usually opt for the...More

Thank Mithryl27
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Can't beat Vecchitto's Italian Ice anywhere! This hole in the wall shop with an old Italian recipe has been around for many, many generations, run by the family, to the delight of customers all over the area. Opens for the warm weather adding new flavors...More

Thank sandy0714
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I have been enjoying Vecchitto's Italian ice since I was a teenager, many years ago. It isn't summer without it. It's the best I've ever had, and I have tried a lot. My favorite is lemon, which is still made from fresh lemons....tart and delicious....More

Thank Mithryl27
Reviewed 7 March 2016

A must see place for visitors to Middletown. Stand out front and watch as the smiles come down the steps.Go inside and find out why.

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

I visited Vechito's for over 60 years. It's the best Italian ice you will ever taste. It's different, very fine. My favorite was a "heat wave"; which was a scoop of vanilla ice cream with a scoop of your favorite Italian ice on top. I...More

Thank byrdman01
Reviewed 16 December 2015

When Vecchitto's Italian Ice Truck makes it rounds to the shoreline communities, it is a super-treat. While I love their root-beer flavored ice and their chocolate flavored ice, any of their excellent flavors will serve the purpose (Lemon, almond, watermelon....). The texture is just right...More

Thank Helene_USA
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Average prices
US$ 10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 Dekoven Dr, Middletown, CT 06457-6812
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 860-346-7301
The Vecchitto family has been serving and manufacturing Italian Ices and frozen desserts from this location on 323 deKoven Dr. in Middletown since 1930.
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