Just in time for summer, ice cream shop opens in Boynton Beach

Prateek Shrestha opened the Carvel on Congress Avenue in Boynton Beach on Memorial Day in 2017. (Alexandra Seltzer / The Palm Beach Post)

A new Carvel opened in Boynton Beach just in time for the summer.

The store, at 121 N. Congress Ave. in The Boynton Plaza, opened on Memorial Day.

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Prateek Shrestha owns the Carvel. While he’s managed other locations, this is the first he owns. He said the area needed a Carvel location. Shrestha said he has heard more people talking about Carvel and thought now was a good time to open a location.

Ice cream display at the Carvel in Boynton Beach on May 30, 2017. (Alexandra Seltzer / The Palm Beach Post)

Shrestha found out he was correct on opening day. He said customers came in and talked about growing up in New York or other places and how they grew up eating Carvel ice cream.

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“They’ve been missing it so much,” Shrestha said.

The owner plans to have a Grand Opening event in about six to eight weeks.

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