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425 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5873
+1 575-887-1931
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place always has good ice cream kids love this place they are always friendly if you want some ice cream this is the place to go

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Thank Sarrahh7
Charleston, Illinois
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Like another said below, it's pretty much grocery store quality ice cream - kind of gritty and with ice crystals. I love ice cream! It's my favorite treat by far and I was disappointed.

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Thank kris4913
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299 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Like Baskin & Robbins, this place has tons of ice cream flavors. Every flavor we tried was delicious. The scoops were generous as well! If we had more days in Carlsbad, we definitely would have stopped in again.

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Thank TravelingFan22
Carlsbad
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I go there all the time for the best breakfast burritos, good salsa 2 try emailing u will return.I like their bacon,egg,potato, and cheese burrito, the bonb.

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Thank Felipe V
Cloudcroft, New Mexico
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

My roommate and I stoped for ice cream and stayed for lunch. I had steak sandwich. The meat was flavored so well I had to ask what they used. I am a cook at a restaurant. And was very impressed.

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Thank mthompson7168
Connecticut
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150 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We needed a stop at Kaliedoscoops. Our server was extremely pleasant and helpful and our sundaes were excellent and made exactly to our specifications. These folks know customer service!

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Thank CTTravelers_too
Mansfield, Texas
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We chose this place based on a suggestion from the RV park we are staying at. We were looking for something very casual. The food is very good. We got sandwiches and steak fingers, and my wife ordered onion rings. Everything was very good, except for the potato chips. They are homemade, which we generally like. But these were a... More 

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Thank David B
Johnstown, Colorado, Usa
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Anytime I've been to Kaleidoscoops, it's not been very busy. They have a small to average variety of ice cream flavors as well as sherbets. The down side is they are typical of not all, but many of the businesses in Carlsbad....they are WAY over priced! For example, a small milkshake (about 10-12 oz.) costs, with tax, $5.34! Typical high... More 

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Thank Joyce L
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Very neat little diner. Stopped in for ice cream for the kids while on vacation one day. Decided to come back for lunch. Great place and amazing food !

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Thank Laura C
Warrensburg, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

We split a green chile cheeseburger. Actually, the base hamburger was really good, grilled right with all the right fixings - the green chile added more taste and a bit of fire to it. Price was not our of line. The hard ice cream was also very good, if a bit pricey.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 425 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5873
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-887-1931

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