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51508 Hwy 395, Lee Vining, CA 93541
760-647-6606
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great place, service could be improved

great little ice cream stop, food is really good, but... the teenage staff provides less than great service, unfortunately! but, if you've got a few moments, stop in, the ice cream is definitely worth the wait

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
mpg81
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Maryville, Tennessee
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Maryville, Tennessee
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

great little ice cream stop, food is really good, but... the teenage staff provides less than great service, unfortunately! but, if you've got a few moments, stop in, the ice cream is definitely worth the wait

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Well, I can't take a trip to the East side of the Sierras without stopping at the Mono Cone for a cheeseburger and fries. My last stop there 2 weeks ago was no exception. They have the best burgers that I've ever had, and pretty good fries too. Never been disappointed in their onion rings either. And, on the rare... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Great soft ice cream, they also serve food, but I come for the ice cream. I think they are only open during summer months.

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Moorpark, California
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

To date, the only place in California that serves cones on par with what I'm used to from my days back east. Very generous portions. Haven't tried the cooked food.

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Was told by a B&B owner that this place has the best hamburgers in Lee Vining....a good stop once coming out of Yosemite park! Beware, however, they accept cash only.

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Layton, Utah
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We stopped here before heading over the Tiago Pass into Yosemite. Their BBQ bleu cheese bacon burger is awesome. The fries were good but not fresh cut. The place is very clean including the bathrooms and their is a nice grassy backyard with tables to eat at. Make sure you have cash because they don't accept anything else.

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We only had ice cream here and there are other places I'm sure that had better ice cream. We did not try anything else.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Roadside hamburger/ice cream stand - we stayed across the street and during operating hours, even mid-week, this place was hopping. We sampled a hamburger and milk shake, and were transported back to childhood. Lots of folks swear by the place - stop in for a trip back to the 50's or 60's.

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San Diego, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Right by the highway and a beacon for travelers on 395. Ice cream and other treats and a long menu of burgers and other fast foods. They have a nice grassy yard in the back where you can sit and enjoy your food, drink or ice cream. Open spring, summer and fall.

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Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Mono Cone in Lee Vining (next to Mono Lake), is the perfect "Pit Stop" on 395 before or after you "climb" Tioga Pass (Yosemite), or if you need a brake driving between Lake Tahoe and Death Valley. Try their burgers and fries, or just a milk shake, they have so many flavors and they are so good...! There is a... More 

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Address: 51508 Hwy 395, Lee Vining, CA 93541
Phone Number: 760-647-6606
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lee Vining
Cuisine: American

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  • Address: 51508 Hwy 395, Lee Vining, CA 93541
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lee Vining
  • Phone Number: 760-647-6606

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  • Cuisine: American

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