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Ice cream spot in Cherry Hill or Moorestown areas?

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szmn Jul 1, 2009 06:43 AM

Hello all - looking for an independent (not Friendly's, etc.) ice cream shop in this area or nearby that serves exceptional ice cream and /or milkshakes. Any thoughts? Thanks!

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    truman Jul 9, 2009 06:07 PM

    If you're open to a little drive south, DH loves the milkshakes at the Pop Shop in Collingswood. (All of the food we've had there has been disappointing, but the shakes consistently impress.)

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      szmn Jul 10, 2009 11:12 AM

      Thanks, we went to Sundae's which had excellent shakes. The Pop Shop I would be willing to try if they had an adult swim hour. Every time I pass by there it's full of screaming kids. But good to know - thanks. Maybe the trick is to go later in the evening.

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      medford Jul 4, 2009 01:17 PM

      On High St. in Burlington is a place called Ummms Ice Cream Parlor. Perhaps a bit farther than 'nearby' your requested locations but IMHO worth the drive. Homemade ice cream, waffle cones, milkshakes...you get the picture. Some unique flavors and I understand they've added real frozen custard. Just a couple of blocks from the river so you get some nice scenery, too.

      http://www.ummmicp.com/

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        kmsue Jul 2, 2009 06:34 AM

        There is also Big Dipper on Main st. in Marlton- I used to go there a lot when I was younger and I remember loving their ice cream!

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          szmn Jul 2, 2009 07:54 AM

          Thanks all! I have choices!

          kmsue - that's funny about Chik-fil-A - last night on the train I overheard someone raving about their milkshakes. Who knew!

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            kmsue Jul 3, 2009 06:37 AM

            *whew* I am glad to find out that I am not the only one who thinks that! I don't know what it is, but there is something about their Cookies and Cream milkshake that just hits the spot- it might be the whipped cream or the cherry on top--all I know is that it is so bad for you, it needs to be good! haha =)

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              jer114 Jul 3, 2009 08:02 AM

              Nothing wrong with a Chik-fil-A milkshake!

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          fabian3dg Jul 1, 2009 11:31 PM

          it may be a bit far but the paleteria tocumbo is very good and on the cheap side its on old capital trail in wilmington behind prices corner

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            kmsue Jul 1, 2009 08:03 PM

            this might just be me, but I always thought that Chik-fil-A made some great milkshakes...

            But I think everyone should try out Sundae's in Berlin (on rt. 73-near the old berlin circle) at least once in their lives. I know its probably a bit further than you would want to drive, but I love their water ice! For me, it tops Rita's any day of the week! and their water ice/ ice cream is homemade as well.

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              johnpm Jul 1, 2009 10:08 AM

              I like Daddy-O's at Meetinghouse Square in Marlton (Church Road at Greentree Road). Plenty of interesting flavors of homemade ice cream. Water ice, too.

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