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Providence, Ice Cream Cake?!!

rjlebed Nov 3, 2010 01:02 PM

Any suggestions for where to get one?

  1. Pipenta Nov 6, 2010 05:54 PM

    I haven't lived in Providence since the eighties, so I dunno if they are still extant, but there used to be an ice cream place there called Big Alice's that was wonderful.

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      huneynjam Nov 5, 2010 04:14 PM

      Ben & Jerry's on Meeting (just off Thayer). You can pick one up ready made or order a custom cake online: http://www.benjerry.com/providence/ca...

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        Frobisher Nov 4, 2010 04:40 PM

        I think Shaws and/or Shop & Stop sell Carvel. Munroe Dairy delivers a wide variety of fancy ones. Nick's in North Providence (Mineral Spring and Douglas) will make them to order and has pre-made ones to go.

        1. CapeCodGuy Nov 3, 2010 01:22 PM

          Fudgy the Whale at Carvel?

          Sorry....just couldn't resist!

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          1. re: CapeCodGuy
            rjlebed Nov 3, 2010 02:38 PM

            Funny is good! But, truthfully, I would even take that if it were available..... :-)

            1. re: rjlebed
              CapeCodGuy Nov 3, 2010 05:00 PM

              I think Stop& Shop actually sells Carvel products if interested.

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                LMWW Nov 12, 2010 06:05 AM

                Unless it closed in the past year or so, there is a Carvel in Cranston on Park Ave.

            2. re: CapeCodGuy
              Bluebird Nov 3, 2010 07:11 PM

              Not in Providence, but you can try Ice Cream Machine in Cumberland, RI on Diamond Hill Rd. The ice creme is really good. I haven't tried their ice creme cakes yet.

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