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262 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6613
+1 401-619-3998
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fudge” (75 reviews)
“waffle cone” (25 reviews)
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262 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6613
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Anywhere you go, if you see a Kilwin's it's a must stop! Happy they are all similar in layout and offer consistent high quality items. Brings back so many memories. Fudge is to die for. Ice cream unbeatable. Caramels insane. Of course, the chocolate is...More

Thank Pam P
Reviewed 1 week ago

stopped by last night after we smelt the aroma on the road. We had some good ice crean and purchased some tasty chocolates to take home. very good service too

Thank Arnie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had to stop and get some chocolate for my wife, I picked the Dark Chocolate Pecan Turtles. A little pricey at $11.99 but worth it. Not a single person that had one thought so as well.

Thank YankeeJeff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend told me about this place and I couldn't leave Newport without a visit. Yes, the line was long when we went but it was well worth it. Many ice cream flavors to choose from as well as other delicious sweets. We had the...More

Thank stellina1936
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very busy ice cream and chocolate treats shoppe. Delicious Cappuccino chocolate chip and toasted coconut ice creams. Really great flavors. Their ice cream cakes looked delicious as well.

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has really good ice cream. The sea salt caramel is the way to go. Alot of choices. A good spot for dessert

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped at Kilwin's for a treat on a sunny Saturday afternoon in August. Everyone in the family chose a different flavor of ice cream, and we all enjoyed them. We were able to try samples of a few flavors before deciding. The store also...More

Thank SnowyShasta
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The smell of the waffle cones from the street brought me in to this charming little ice cream and chocolate shop. I had seen the tremendous lines out the door for the past two days but was pleasantly surprised to see that the store was...More

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Had to walk in after smelling the freshly made waffle cones from the street! Everything looked good, but decided on a scoop of rum raisin ice cream in said waffle cone. It was boozy and delicious!

Thank TravelGalAnge
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Too many flavors to pick from, wanted 1/2 the case!! Also had cool rice krispy treats, all different kinds of flavors.

Thank 1BagTravel
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 262 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6613
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-619-3998
  • E-mail
Must be a recently opened shop, as it looks totally closed in Streetview. also see http://www.yelp.com/biz/kilwins-newport
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