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Hopkins Farm Creamery

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18475 Dairy Farm Road, Route 9, Lewes, DE 19958
+1 302-645-7163
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Millsboro, Delaware
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stopped off for ice cream after the day at the beach. They have so many flavors it was hard to chose. We were pleasantly surprised that they had music in the picnic area.

Thank Ksheehy49
Milton, Delaware
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Strange title, but you'll soon understand why. Hopkins Farm Creamery is a working dairy farm. Live Cows. Create milk. product used in the process of making Ice Cream. OK, you don't get it yet. When you pull up to get Ice Cream the smell can be a little overwhelming. You'll find it's worth the wait (holding your breath) to order... More 

Thank 19968MikeyI
Lewes, Delaware
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Their many flavors of ice cream, sundaes, and killer milk shakes are bound to please everyone. It is fun to take kids to the Farm to see a real working dairy farm too.

Thank psoff
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385 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

New to Lewes and went by Hopkins Farm on the way to the furniture store. Stopped in and had a root beer float and a vanilla ice cream cone. Very good service and quality ice cream. We will be back for more.

Thank PITTparent
Loysville, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

For three years I was daunted by the smell as we drove by. The creamery sits on the farm right next to the barn. At certain times of the year it can be a little pungent. Family and friends raved about the ICE CREAM. I ignored them. Until..... Yes, that is right the desire fir good Ice cream won in... More 

Thank Leah E
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64 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We visit here often when down the beach. It's fun to bike here and watch the cows while waiting for our ice cream order. They make the ice cream fresh from the milk from their cows. The have many flavors and are sensitive to peanut and gluten allergies. Their mint chocolate chip, Pineapple orange, Delaware Fruit and Moo Cookies are... More 

Thank Craig Z
Arlington, Virginia
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188 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

I always order chocolate walnut banana in a waffle cone. The waffle cone is good but more importantly, there is more ice cream in a single scoop waffle cone than a cup. It is so good! I'm certain that the other flavors are good, too. I just can't get enough of my first flavor. It's been years. I suspect that... More 

Thank Gregory F
Lewes, Delaware
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I live right down the road from Hopkins and there are always people there no matter what day of the week. They have TON of flavors and you can mix and match which is awesome. I love the chocolate chip cookie dough in a waffle cone and my wife always picks two random flavors in one cone.... More 

Thank bostonbulldogdad
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

My husband and I, along with our wedding party, enjoyed tons of ice cream from the creamery when we stayed at the Covered Bridge Inn! All of the flavors were to-die-for delicious!

Thank leaandchris
Milton, Delaware
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Excellent farm fresh ice cream with Part of the ambience being the farm aroma when you arrive; excellent choices of flavor sand sizes; new to us on this visit is the ice cream sandwiches - good chocolate cookie - worth a stop

Thank banksdave2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18475 Dairy Farm Road, Route 9, Lewes, DE 19958
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Lewes
  • Phone Number: +1 302-645-7163
Farm Made Ice Cream

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?