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Sweet Memories

Address: 454 W 4th St, Dubuque, IA 52001
Phone Number: 563-556-0445
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Ranked #2 of 11 Shopping in Dubuque
Type: Specialty shops, Shopping & Fashion
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Type: Specialty shops, Shopping & Fashion

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Decatur, Illinois
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78 reviews 78 reviews
28 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

After riding the Fenelon Place Elevate,(scared me to death), I needed comfort food and when I saw ice cream I ran to this store. My husband and grandson had ice cream and I had an ice cream float. Oh my goodness, it was good. I went back to buy some chocolate candy and it is wonderful. The young man who... More 

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Dubuque, Iowa
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61 reviews 61 reviews
18 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Another family owned gem in the area. Home made candy, hand dipped ice cream (made in Madison, Wisconsin); and other treats too numerous to mention.

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SF Bay Area
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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

If you're looking for a ice cream shop that does the "basics" (and I mean that in a good way), then this is the place for you. They had just opened for the year when we went (first week of April). The ice cream was delicious, the root beer float thirst quenching. Prices were reasonable. As per the chamber of... More 

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Oskaloosa, Iowa
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39 reviews 39 reviews
6 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2011

I love this cute little shop! Delicious handmade candies, plus many flavors of ice cream. When I bring my bus groups to the cable car, everyone stops here for an ice cream cone and many go back later for more. The propietors are very gracious and accommodating... great examples of friendly midwest hospitality. Yes, it's a bit pricey, but worth... More 

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Top Contributor
168 reviews 168 reviews
66 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2007

This place is a little expensive, but this one man makes all these different candies and it all looks and tastes so good. My mom went here when we went up on the elevator and when we met her there I was very happy to find some of the best chocolates I've ever tasted. They also have a gift shop... More 

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