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Ed's Real Scoop

2224 Queen St East, Toronto, Ontario M4E, Canada (The Beaches)
(416) 699-6100
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Ranked #8 of 6,800 Restaurants in Toronto
Price range: $2 - $10
Cuisines: Ice Cream
Neighborhood: The Beaches
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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.
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English first
Toronto, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 NEW

I love Ed's. I'm so lucky it's in my neighbourhood and I can get my ice cream fix anytime I want :). IMO Ed's is way better than those chain ice cream places, Ed's feels way less generic and has that cute little homey quality about it. Not only is it delicious good quality ice cream, but I love the... More 

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toronto
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80 reviews 80 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW via mobile

I used to own an ice cream place in Toronto. However, now I just go to Ed's were he makes his own ice cream using the best ingredients and his own unique flavours. I usually get a single scoop split between two flavours: Burnt Mashmellow and one of the Gelato chocolates.

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Toronto, Canada
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301 reviews 301 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
346 helpful votes 346 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 

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Toronto
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55 reviews 55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 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.

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London, Canada
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80 reviews 80 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 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:)

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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 

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Toronto, Canada
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61 reviews 61 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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.

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Caledon, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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!

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Toronto, Ontario
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47 reviews 47 reviews
35 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.

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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

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