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Little Man Ice Cream

#40 of 2,589 Restaurants in Denver
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Highland
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2620 16th St, Denver, CO 80211
303-455-3811
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Good for:
Romance
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 141
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Out of the norm flavors!

Best Ice cream I have ever had- Salted caramel peanut butter! So much seating outdoors for you to enjoy your ice cream!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
carlye531
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Tennessee
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Outdoor seating
  • Late Night
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216 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Tennessee
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Best Ice cream I have ever had- Salted caramel peanut butter! So much seating outdoors for you to enjoy your ice cream!

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Denver, Colorado
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104 reviews 104 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Super tasty ice cream and sorbet-- tons of choices, and rotating flavors. The line to the ordering counter doesn't lie, so many people love Little Man that the line sometimes weaves up the block. Definitely visit Little Man to satisfy your sweet tooth.

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TN
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109 reviews 109 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This is an interesting spot around the corner from where we had dinner. It was very popular based on the line! It had some unusual flavors but some that our group desired were not available. There is outdoor seating to enjoy. Would return again!

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denver
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100 reviews 100 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Amazing assortment of flavors. When they have it the Apple Pie Ice Cream is my favorite dessert of all time. 16th St Chocolate is awesome too. This is a small establishment with no in door seating, but that doesn't stop them from being open year round. Best thing about snowy days is the short lines.

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Madison, WI
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

This unique ice cream shop serves great ice cream. No indoor seating, but they have heat lamps to keep you warm. There are quite a few interesting shops around, and nice views. Makes for a nice add-on to a Denver visit.

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Denver, Colorado
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

always have new flavors daily. In the summer you will find a big line every night, however, in the winter (yes they're still open) there is never a long line. Highly recommend stopping here after a dinner in lohi.

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Denver, Colorado
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106 restaurant reviews
209 helpful votes 209 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Our family loves brunch and we especially enjoy doing brunch at Zengo then walking to Little Man. The ice cream is excellent and it's such a fun environment in the summer especially!

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Arvada, Colorado
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187 reviews 187 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

There is a large variety of ice cream flavors, but some may not be available when you go. Not to worry because there are a lot of other flavors, some better than others. Be prepared for long lines and difficulty parking.

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82 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

It makes sense to go to an oversized cream can for ice cream. Varied flavors hand made in small batches, it is all very good. Reasonably priced for portion size. Lines can be long but for the most part move pretty quickly. It definitely has a neighborhood feel as they seem to have a lot of activities going on. Why... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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64 reviews 64 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

There are at least 6 " World Largest Frying Pans" around America, but this is the first Worlds Largest Milk Can I have found. It is a nice place with good Ice cream, inventive flavors in a nice area. I recommend you stop.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2620 16th St, Denver, CO 80211
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Highland
  • Neighborhood: Highland
  • Phone Number: 303-455-3811

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 10
  • Cuisine: Ice Cream

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?