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Fosselman's

1824 W Main St, Alhambra, CA 91801-1897
(626) 282-6533
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Ranked #2 of 185 restaurants in Alhambra
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Dessert
Dining options: Lunch
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Dining options: Lunch
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English first
Los Angeles, California
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72 reviews 72 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 NEW

Walked in on a hot summer day and there was a short line. You are given max of 3 samples of any flavors. There are a mixture of asian flavors as well as the usual flavors. All of the flavors are delicious and creamy. If you intend to get 3 single scoops, its cheaper to get the "Your's truely" which... More

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NO CALIF
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138 reviews 138 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

It was a hot summer day and what better treat than ice cream. It has been in business 95 years. Every flavor I tested was soooo creamy good. The fresh peach ice cream was very tasty according to those that chose that flavor. I chose mocha almond fudge. Yummy!!

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Saint Louis
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

After a recent sad week of memorial services for my mother, my 94 year old dad said, "let's get milkshakes". We learned he has been sneaking mom out of a skilled nursing room for a milk shake once a week at Fosselmans, just a few blocks from their retirement center. I got a Rocky Road shake, the real thick old... More

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Alhambra, California
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

My family n I enjoy the ice cream flavors at Fosselman's. It's such a friendly place to visit even in the cold weather . . . You got to come by n try it for yourself, it's delicious!

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10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This is the best ice cream I've ever had, and I've had a lot. It's sweet, of course, but not so sweet that you don't taste the cream. And not only does it taste like real cream, it feels creamy too. Not gummy like some mass market brands, not chalky like others, and not slippery like shortening, but creamy like... More

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San Gabriel
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Old Fashioned, real creamy ice cream in old fashioned setting where one can get sundaes, splits, malts, and almost any other kind of frozen dessert imaginable. If you are on a diet, don't even tempt yourself. This place is impossible to resist.

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Cypress, California
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75 reviews 75 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

You don't stay in business for 95 years by putting out mediocre product, and Fosselman's delivers ultra-premium ice cream in an interesting variety of flavors. The back story on this family owned business is that they hailed from Iowa, veterans of the dairy business who brought their old fashioned creamery equipment with them. They are still using it today, making... More

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137 reviews 137 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Delicious old-fashioned neighborhood ice cream parlor. We visit a few times a year for the seasonal ice cream such as pumpkin and licorice. Fresh ice cream and I think it is still a family business.

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Temple City, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

A great family location with delicious, homemade ice cream treats. This ice cream parlor has been around for at least 50 years and there are always a crowd of happy customers.

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Monrovia, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

Because the ice cream is made with fresh and natural ingredients, in small batches, every spoonful or lick is like a little bit of heaven (seriously). Peace.

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