Michael's Dairy, Mitchell College

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Welcome to Mitchell College’s On-Campus Ice Cream Shop and a New London Favorite!

We welcome you to come and taste authentic New England old fashioned ice cream at Michael’s Dairy on the campus of Mitchell College. Whether your favorite is ice cream in its purest form, or shakes, sundaes, and malts, come ready for a treat — you will not leave disappointed!

Open Now for the Summer!

Hours this Summer


Sun-Th 11am-8pm

Fr-Sat 11am-9pm


Right next to the Red Barn: 629 Montauk Avenue, New London, CT 06320 | 860-443-2464

Flavors this Season…


Black Raspberry

Brownie Batter

Butter Pecan

Campfire S’Mores

Cherry Vanilla


Chocolate Chip

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough


Chocolate Pudding (Vegan)


Coconut Almond Bar


Cowabunga Crunch

Extreme Chocolate

Maple Walnut

Mint Chocolate Chip

Monster Mash

Moose Tracks

No Sugar Added Caramel Pecan

Orange Pineapple

Peppermint Pink
Rum Raisin
Salted Caramel Chocolate Pretzel
Sherbet: Rainbow Orange/Raspberry/Lemon
Sherbet: Watermelon
Sorbet: Mango


Toasted Coconut (Vegan)

Yogurt: Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup

Yogurt: Chocolate Almond

Yogurt: Coffee Chip

Yogurt: Kahlua Fudge

Yogurt: Milky Way


Michael’s Dairy has a long history in New London. Previously known as Mitchell Dairy it provided milk to most of the city. Michael Buscetto started working for Mitchell Dairy manager Roland Allen when he was just nine years old. In 1938, the Mitchell family donated much of the adjoining estate to a group of community-minded New Londoners to establish a college, now known as Mitchell College in honor of the family’s generosity, and becoming a neighbor to the dairy. The Buscetto family acquired the dairy and its property in 1943 and renamed Mitchell Dairy to the present name. Michael’s Dairy was the last milk processing dairy in New London having continued the tradition into the 1970s. Mitchell College purchased Michael’s Dairy from the Buscetto family in 2006 and still offers delicious ice cream in New London.


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