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Joe's Italian Ice

12302 Harbor Blvd, Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 750-1076
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Ranked #4 of 380 restaurants in Garden Grove
Cuisines: Dessert
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Las vegas, nevada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The Italian ice is sooooo good and the soft serve is so creamy. We got 3 different items and shared.

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Casa Grande, Arizona
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I have been wanting to visit this place soo many times but the lines were always sooo long. I know now why. The flavors are on point and they have real fruit and it just taste fresh and healthy. the Cherry was my fav

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Long Beach, California
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95 reviews 95 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
181 helpful votes 181 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I thought they made their own ice cream, so I stopped in. I was delighted to see horchata on the menu board. Horchata ice cream would be excellent! However, it was actually horchata Italian ice. The nice server gave me a sample, but I didn't like it. So I just got a soft serve vanilla and chocolate swirl. I'm a... More

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Anaheim, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Special water from Philly, fruit and a special way of making soft serve makes Joe's different from anything you've had before. A thicker, richer soft serve that comes in vanilla, chocolate or orange - mixed, if you so choose, with flavored ice that is itself creamy. Fun flavors like Smurf Poison, and tasty regular treats like peach make return trips... More

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Lethbridge, Alberta
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Went to the newer establishment on recommendations from others. Wow. Great treat. Highly recommend trying this authentic New York Ice and their special soft serve ice cream. Cool little 50's style diner atmosphere

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seattle
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91 reviews 91 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

The name makes is sound like they have Gelato and ice cream. The Italian ice is a frozen slurpy. They use Dryers ice cream. There are a lot of windows for service so if it looks crowded the line up moves fast. They do a mix of ice and ice cream that is different.

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Costa Mesa, California
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60 reviews 60 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

So many options to choose from you will enjoy this place. Fun treat to try once if you're around the area. Nice place to stop on a warm day.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Great place for italian ice- so if you want something after dinner then this is a great place but there is no place to really sit.

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San Jose, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Excellent Service!!! So many choices. Can't decide? Ask for a sample. Always consistent with their product. Try the Joe Latti, Italian Ice and Creamy Soft Soft. The consistency is perfect never runny always creamy. Can't wait to go back

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Vancouver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013 via mobile

My bf and I ordered the poison apple and root beer while watching a female server carrying a bench back into the store while her male colleague watched!

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