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The Slushy Stand

473 Irvin Garrish Hwy., Ocracoke, NC 27960
+1 252-928-1878
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sundae” (5 reviews)
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473 Irvin Garrish Hwy., Ocracoke, NC 27960
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped a bunch of times. The quote from my girls about it was, "Looooved it!" It was great for ice cream, slushies and an afternoon treat.

Thank Karl G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Slushy Stand for ice cream one afternoon and it was great! I got my favorite, mint chocolate chip. It was so relaxing to sit in the rocking chairs and enjoy our treats! Looks like they have great coffee and other treats too.

Thank VEE1225
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped for ice cream on a hot day. A little expensive. Got a crushed sugar cone by a not too pleasant employee. Then she sold me a bottle of iced tea which was half the size of the bottle on display.

Thank TODD R
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The Slushy Stand is a great spot for ice cream with the family. There is a nice porch with seating as well as more seating out in the yard. It is right in the village so easy to walk or bike to. They have a...More

Thank MrClarasDad
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Really felt rushed, wrong order, wait staff was rude and felt like they just wanted to get us out of there. For a place that prides themselves on making "slushies" it was a cup of ice with syrup. Do not recommend, especially if you have...More

2  Thank jcarik
Reviewed 10 June 2017

One of the places I always look forward to when visiting Ocracoke Island, is the Slushy Stand. I'm a huge lemon ice cream fan, so the Slushy Stand is always part of our stay, without hesitation. Great selection of ice cream, smoothies and more. Being...More

Thank NavAcaGrad
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Fun place, great place to sit and people watch or watch traffic go by. You can have your dog here which was the reason we selected this place for dessert. And convenience too, located conveniently to the house we were staying in. Staff was friendly...More

Thank RouseFarms
Reviewed 23 May 2017

There is a wide choice of ice cream. The only disappointing about this visit is they didn't have waffle cones.

Thank 1206frequenttraveler
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Fun spot for a return visit. Outdoor atmosphere is good as customers gather on the porch. My wife and I just had sundaes which were OK this time. Seemed like the price has gone up and the quantity down. Not bad but not over the...More

Thank WCUcody
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Fnally found decent coffee in Ocracoke! But the best part was sitting in rocking chairs on a soft May morning, drinking our coffee and talking to local people and other tourists as they came and went. Lovely service, too.

Thank Deborah Ann A
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15 March 2017|
Response from flowerchild48 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. We travel with a dog, so bikes are not on our agenda.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
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07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 473 Irvin Garrish Hwy., Ocracoke, NC 27960
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Ocracoke
  • Phone Number: +1 252-928-1878
Whether looking to rent a bike, cooling off with a frosty slushy or sweet treat, or requiring an espresso drink or robust cup of coffee for your afternoon pick-me-up, The Slushy Stand is the choice for you. We offer adult and kids bikes, bikes with baby seats, tagalongs, adult tandems and adult trikes. A bicycle is a great way to feel the slow pace of island life. When you are finished riding, stop in for 20 flavors of ice cream, milkshakes, sundaes, homemade waffle cones and homemade hot fudge, fresh fruit or syrup slushies, soft serve, scoop yogurt and floats. We have a full espresso menu and our regular brew is a very smooth Cuban. We are open seasonally from 7 am to 10 pm, 7 days a week.
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