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Ferris Acres Creamery

Route 302, Newtown, CT 06470
+1 203-426-8803
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (183 reviews)
“sundae” (18 reviews)
“banana split” (3 reviews)
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Route 302, Newtown, CT 06470
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Reviewed 3 days ago

From someone who travels to Italy a lot and teats ice cream there all the time Ferris is up there with the Italians. My favorite is the Bada Bing and Espresso but have tried most of their flavors and are all delicious. If the lines...More

Thank nettuno07
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ferris has undoubtedly the “bestest” ice cream 🍨 ever. After years of “experience “ I still can’t believe I never went to Ferris until last year! Well...I think i’ve made up for it this year...😊👍 This is a true dairy farm! With true pure dairy...More

Thank Ann R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been all over the world and I can say with certainty that this the best ice cream. All the flavors, and there are a lot, I have tried have been outstanding.

Thank Mike J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Farm surroundings that encompass a social get together place for anyone visiting this area.... At present, it is not open and is handling Pumpkin ice cream orders for the Holidays... but make it part of your experience in Newtown and you will be pleasantly pleased...NO...More

Thank gloriav562
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of flavors to choose from. Very rich and creamy ice cream. Reasonable prices. I wish I lived closer!! Worth a trip out of your way if you love good ice cream like I do! I was very impressed that they labeled the gluten free...More

Thank Lovetotravelforfun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ice cream here is of course delicious and freshly made, but so expensive! The variety of flavors and gorgeous setting make it a great place to go for a special treat.

Thank ejpl
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This is the place to go if you want top-quality ice cream. The number of flavors is staggering, and the quality is top-notch. A “small” serving is two big scoops. As an added incentive, the servers are incredibly pleasant.

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It is with great pleasure I recommend Ferris Acres. The selection of ice creams have never disappointed. The social gathering of locals is evident that they are well supported by the community. So good and a very pleasant way to have family time dessert.

Thank Frank v
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I'm an ice cream fanatic and when I was turned on to Ferris Acres Creamery, I could see why there is usually a line of people waiting to sample the best ice cream in the area!

Thank lqdassets
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

This place does not disappoint!!! I had the small apple crisp sundae and wish I gotten the large!! Soooo yummy!!! The boys each got a kiddie dish of their choice & were no leftovers with sticky faces & hands! Hubby had a small cup of...More

Thank epmitchell74
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 302, Newtown, CT 06470
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-426-8803
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