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American
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Late Night
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First experienced the seashell ice cream parlor at 22 with my family Revisited twenty years ago with my own children and again last weekend with my husband. The brown derby sundae still my favorite! Delicious homemade ice cream with very large portions!!!

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 4 July 2021 via mobile

Best chocolate ice cream I've ever tasted. Best strawberry ice cream I've ever tasted. Very good espresso drinks. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 15 June 2021 via mobile

I came here for ice cream with my friends back in my younger days. Haven’t been to Wildwood for 35 years but you can bet I remembered the name of this place! We came after dinner and I was not disappointed. It was as good...as I remembered. I had a sundae and it was just enough. They were flexible and could make it with any flavor ice cream and topping. Delish!More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 30 May 2021

So ..we call ahead to ask if a banana split can be made with any flavor ice cream...the person answers the phone..."hello?" I thought I had the wrong number! He didn't really understand what I was asking,but finally said...yes... whatever flavor you like... My husband...walks all the way in the rain,gets ut home,and...nothing like how we ordered...and it was awful...9 bucks in the garbage can...me thinks new owners....a shame...I guess we will have to start going to Duffers😢More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 9 September 2020 via mobile

Went for dessert and wasn't disappointed. Menu wasn't as extensive as website indicated but that may be due to after Labor Day and Covid. They don't offer to go containers (no lids)and had to put wax paper over ice cream. Portions are way too large...and 2 people could share.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 23 July 2020 via mobile

Went there just before closing time. No outdoor dining...I guess due to Covid? Can eat in parking lot by your car though. Ice cream was phenomenal, as usual! Unfortunately my son got a long piece of hair in his cup. Knocked on the window as...they had already closed and the lights were out. The girl was kind enough to open up and get him another cup! And he totally enjoyed it! Wish I would've remembered to take pix...but here's mine...half eaten! Delicious!! Definitely make this a stop if you're in Wildwood!More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 13 July 2020 via mobile

Been coming to Sea Shell since I was a child. Up until a year or so ago there was parking in front of Sea Shell and across the street at the Sunshine Motel. So we parked as we have many times in the past. Well...the owners of Sunshine blocked our car in and made us pay $10 for taking up a spot (10 mins Max) and say that we are costing them business. Now in fairness there are two small signs that say Sunshine guests only. And I explained it was my fault not seeing sign but previously it was Sea Shell parking. And three members of the family of the owner came out arguing and saying we owed $10 (completely arbitrary number) and they took a space with their own car to purposely block us! And I even paid the $10 bc I felt I was in the wrong and they were still arguing! Sorry Sea Shell, but you may have lost a customer due to rude neighbors.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 22 April 2020

Summer will (finally) be upon us. Heaven in a scoop of Peanut Butter 'n Chocolate Ice Cream. This sea shell ice cream heaven was over the over-the-top and set the bar pretty high for the rest of Wildwood's ice cream parlors. Magically creamy and smooth...milk chocolate ice cream, swirled with yummy chunks of thick peanut butter, and crunchy wafers. There is good, there is better, and there is Sea Shell Ice Cream Parlor!More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 27 September 2019

My husband and i went there 3 times during our stay and never open i got out of our car and lookrd for a sign stating the hours and no sigh at all. think they would post something for all the vacationers. very poor.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 27 August 2019 via mobile

Loved my lemon-lime sherbet on a cone that I had yesterday, I asked for one scoop and it was huge and delicious ( it was hard to finish it all!). My daughter had her usual vanilla with sprinkles and my husband had strawberry cheesecake,all of...them sooo good and the service was great and fast even with the huge clientele they have!More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Yes, Sea Shell Ice Cream offers takeout services.

Sea Shell Ice Cream is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4