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Brown's Ice Cream - CLOSED

232 Nubble Road, York Beach, York, ME 03909
+1 207-363-1277
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (175 reviews)
“sundae” (7 reviews)
“nubble light” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
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232 Nubble Road, York Beach, York, ME 03909
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1 - 10 of 274 reviews

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Best ice cream in the world. I'm a little partial since I've had this ice cream almost every year since I was old enough to hold a cone, let's say more than 30 years on and off. I like ice cream, not cheap stuff with...More

Thank DrivinBryan
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This place has been around for over 50 years and once you visit it you will be back. We have been there many, many times and will be back. The ice cream is homemade and they have lots of flavors. Whether you want a scoop,...More

Thank Don B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Our summer home off of Nubble's Light Road is a short, beautiful walk to Brown's. Their ice cream is fresh and delicious! We love taking a walk to Brown's at Dusk when the views of the ocean and cliffs are fantastic!!

Thank Frangiul13
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

My son and I went here after visiting Neddick Lighthouse and we enjoyed the gingerbread ice cream. A small line and area to sit with beautiful views,

Thank Vicki S
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

So sad to see Browns Ice Cream has gone out of business it was one of those must type places you needed to stop if in the area or around the Nubble Light - like life - nothing lasts forever !

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

We just stopped in on a whim and hit the mother load. Maybe the best ice cream we have ever eaten. The amazing views from here are only out done by the myraid of wonderful flavors offered, Blueberry was awesome. Do not pass this treat...More

Thank Calvins5
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Brown's went out of business during the summer of 2015. It was an institution in York, near the Cape Neddick Lighthouse. Ice cream scoops and variety were expansive.

Thank audrey p
Reviewed 15 October 2015

The ice cream is good - nothing very special though. Prices are VERY HIGH. Location is definitely a plus given its proximity to Nubble Light. But the prices and the crowd detract from its over-all appeal.

Thank pierre b
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

Brown's has relocated to a spot nearby and is now known as Dunne's Ice Cream. Same fabulous ice cream. Located next door to the Nubble Light. Lots and lots of flavors. Look forward to my daily trip to Brown's every summer!

Thank ffalkie
Reviewed 27 September 2015

The new name is DUNNS---fantastic! The small cone is enough for 3 people!!! For $4.99, the value far exceeds the cost. DUNNS has more flavors than I thought existed. Enjoy your ice cream while viewing a spectacular view of the Nubble Lighthouse.

Thank Pepper88
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  • Address: 232 Nubble Road, York Beach, York, ME 03909
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  York  >  York Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 207-363-1277
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