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Fenton's Creamery

1669 E Monte Vista Ave, Vacaville, CA 95688
(707) 469-7200
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Ranked #2 of 162 restaurants in Vacaville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Dessert
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Campbell, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I am going to spend my 50th birthday here, I enjoy it so. I love seeing the smiles on customer faces as the ice cream is delivered to their table. A Petite Sundae (traditional) is my very favorite thing here, but I branched out and tried a Chocolate Soda last time and will attach a photo. I usually get a... More

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California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We had never been to Fenton's Creamery. We had heard about their Oakland operations and and when we saw one in Vacaville we decided to try it out. The ice-cream was underwhelming - we have had better ones at Baskins Robbins and many other "regular" places, at a lower price.

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Roseville, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We stopped at Fenton's on our way home one night with a party of 10. They accommodated us with ease and, even though we arrived a half hour before close, were extremely easy to work with, including letting us do separate checks for 3 different families. The food was good (I had a Jalapeño burger, yum) and the ice cream... More

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Vacaville, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

I have eaten at Fenton's a few times. Each time the food has been good. The servers were friendly and quick. The only downside is it is loud inside.

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Vacaville, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This is the place to go if you've got a hankering for ice cream, lots of ice cream, gluttonous levels of ice cream. If you always feel like you get gypped with the chintzy scoops at most places, then Fenton's will be heaven for you! On the other hand, if you like a little atmosphere with your meal, look elsewhere.... More

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Vacaville, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This has been a favorite of my family for a long time. We were excited to have them open in Vacaville. You will not be disappointed....you may have to wait....the prices seem high but wait until you get your food! Sandwiches are yummy, salads are great, and ice cream is superb. You have to try the Swiss Milk Chocolate.....my fav!

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las vagas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Fentons, is a little heaven in Vacaville. It is situated in the Nut Tree, right next door to Jelly Belly. Now their savoury food is really very good and it all depends on what you fancy as the Nut Tree, boasts Bourdins, Panera, a wonderful little Thai, a couple of Italians. But if you like burgers, salads and fries, you... More

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Winters, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I'm a senior who met two peers at this restaurant last week. We all enjoyed the visit, but were surprised to feel relief once we stepped outside into a quieter environment. All agreed that we would request outdoor seating for our next visit, in spite of the fact that we enjoyed the ice cream parlor ambience of yore. The food... More

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Livermore, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

My three brothers and I are 3rd generation Fenton Fans. My grandchildren are 5th generation. Back in the 50's our Mom would take us to the dentist in Oakland and then for lunch at Fentons after. It sure made going to the dentist a lot more desirable. Through the years we have celebrated many times at Fentons (birthdays, anniversaries, after... More

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Vacaville, California
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115 reviews 115 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The ambiance is nice, the ice cream is just OK and presentation was unappealing. Ordered cookie topped with ice cream and they used one of those ice cream trays for a banana sundae, not sure how else to describe it. My cookie was placed into this tray so not flat and the ice cream toppled over so presentation was eh.... More

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