We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 6,715 Toronto Restaurants

Ed's Real Scoop

2224 Queen St East, Toronto, Ontario M4E, Canada (The Beaches)
(416) 699-6100
Improve this listing
Ranked #8 of 6,715 Restaurants in Toronto
Price range: $2 - $10
Cuisines: Ice Cream
Neighborhood: The Beaches
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Takeout
Description: Best ice cream and gelato in Toronto in a variety of flavors. The wonderfully made natural ice cream is the perfect solution to a hot day.
Write a Review

54 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    39
    14
    1
    0
    0
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
293 reviews 293 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
327 helpful votes 327 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Ed's Real Scoop earns its raves by having great ice cream. In a city that has so many good, but not great places to eat in a number of categories, Ed's has carved out a name for itself in one of the more competitive categories in town. They have a branch that is open in the west part of town... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Pumpkin pie ice cream, need I say more! Nothing says a beautiful fall day like it! It is a very tiny place and very busy but well worth the wait.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, Canada
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We used to live in the Beaches in Toronto and frequented Ed's. Whenever we go back to visit, we make a point of going to Ed's. The pumpkin pie ice cream is a must! All of his flavours are great though, and the waffle cones are amazing. The gelato is also delicious. I wish Ed's would expand outside of Toronto:)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

When I just moved in to the neighbourhood I was always curious about the line out the door. Then I tried one of their scoops of french vanilla because by this flavour it is easy to tell the overall quality and ingredients of any ice-cream........ It might seem pricey at first but oh God! was it worth it! Mmmmm. needless... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Eds Real Scoop rivals many of the gelato stops I made in Italy last year. There's a reason for the lineups out the door on summer nights. Although I've enjoyed all the flavours I've tried so far, I especially like the chili chocolate and also the cherry gelatos. Pumpkin in the fall is good too. Enjoy!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Copenhagen, Denmark
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Ed's is amazing for dessert fans who love ice cream. At Ed's, the choice is hard to make between delicious sorberts, gelati and parfait. There's always an interesting, extraordinary flavour, and my favourite is the dark chocolate with chili. Unless you really dig spicy, please just stick to one scoop.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Caledon, Canada
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Easily hands down best ice cream. From the basics to the amazing. Tahitian vanilla for my daughter, raspberry for my son. Chocolate coconut macaroon....really. Then my wife had to go back for gelato, yes pistachio, and banana. Too cool, worth it, great service! Well done!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Ontario
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Never had anything from Ed's that disappointed. Try the lemon meringue ice cream if it's available. Nothing like it around! Kids that work there are always super nice.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Don't even look past the gelato. This is great ice cream with super flavours. Between us we tried white chocolate, espresso, mango and pistachio. Great service and a good ability to try flavours before you decide. Excellent

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
118 reviews 118 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I love ice cream but I hate the aftertaste of chemical, preservative ridden brands. Finding 'real' ice cream void of food colourings and unnecessary ingredients is not that easy but thankfully, Eds Real Scoop hit the mark! The hard scooped ice cream flavours are somewhat traditional with a twist as well as some adventurous flavours such as Burnt Marshmallow, Strawberry... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Ed's Real Scoop also viewed

 

Been to Ed's Real Scoop? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Ed's Real Scoop

Address: 2224 Queen St East, Toronto, Ontario M4E, Canada
Phone Number: (416) 699-6100
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > The Beaches
Average Prices: USD 2 - 10
Cuisine: Ice Cream

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing