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Bruster's Ice Cream

5289 John Tyler Hwy, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2553
+1 757-220-8930
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (41 reviews)
“sundae” (10 reviews)
“banana split” (4 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
5289 John Tyler Hwy, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2553
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Went to Bruster's this afternoon, on a gorgeous 77 degree day- first time for the year. We have visited dozens and dozens of times. We are locals. We each ordered a single scoop, as always. My kids grabbed theirs and walked away. I had already...More

Thank Shadows_WV
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We ALWAYS stop there when we go to Williesburg for business. NEVER DISAPPOINTED. Always have fresh and unusual flavors. I think its the best around. Although there are many flavors available, others may be available not on the list. I think, on Thursdays a banana...More

Thank ottoabc
Reviewed 1 September 2017

The best ice cream in town..and love the small town feel. Can take a pint home too! Visit a few times a month.

Thank h w
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The flavor selections are slightly above that of Baskin Robin's; however, the overall taste and quality is not on par with price. One can make better tasting ice cream at home with the right ingredients and a Cuisinart ice cream maker.

Thank Chrysler253
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We love this place. We stop here everytime we are in the area. This trip we made it twice. We were hoping for at least one more trip. The choices are varied and delicious. It is hard to pick one thing. Everyone got something different...More

Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Our family loves the ice cream so much we went twice in one week. Not "cheap" ice cream and worth the extra money than something you get from a fast food place.

Thank Alfred A
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Delicious ice cream with various flavours to try. The price is good. There's no indoor sitting area.

Thank vietjul
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Saw review for this place and decided to try it. Lots of favors available. Looks like they make them all. Ice cream is a cross between soft serve and custard. Not like traditional ice cream that is thick and dense. Prices are a bit high...More

Thank jason s
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We decided to treat ourselves to dessert after dining at a nearby restaurant. It had been several years since we had eaten at a Bruster's & thought we would indulge ourselves. Their menu is a bit limited with available flavors, but had a wide range...More

Thank Carlton T
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

For the price you pay, I'd expect more ice cream and homemade products. Chocolate topping and waffle bowls are not homemade. The kids dinosaur sundae was a cute idea, but $4 is way overpriced. It was a okay treat, but I'd prefer other local places....More

Thank Kmommy0912
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5289 John Tyler Hwy, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2553
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-220-8930
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