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Joe's Eats and Sweets

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219 Gulf Dr. S, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
+1 941-778-0007
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Seating, Takeout
Good for: Families with children
Description: Making homemade ice cream since 1990. You will find the largest selection...
Making homemade ice cream since 1990. You will find the largest selection of flavors as will as the largest variety of items. Gluten free, sugar free, fat free, lactose free, homemade fudge, Jelly Bellys, chocolate bananas and cakes.
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  • 98
    Excellent
  • 78
    Very good
  • 36
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good ice scream

A huge selection of flavors to chose from. The ice cream was tastey and pretty reasonable. The portions are good size.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 18, 2015
natnpr
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Gulfport, Florida
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Las Cruces, New Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had several stops here during our month on the island and each one of them was wonderful! Huge variety, great flavor and the staff was knowledgeable and helpful.

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Thank Beverly H
Wheaton, Illinois
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238 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to stop on a hot afternoon for ice cream. Clean, well staffed and located on the main street. Price is a little high.

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1 Thank jacy2
Holmes Beach, Florida
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my family's favorite ice cream on the island. We are locals and the kids beg to go to Joe's. It isn't cheap, but it's good. The cotton candy, nerd is everyone's favorite.

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Thank amibear
Bradenton, Florida
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116 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

This place is an ole staple of the beach. We stopped in for the first time since moving here, as it has been many years since the last visit. They have several things to choose from, however, almost eight dollars for two single dip cones is a bit much. The ice cream is acceptable, and we had them on a... More 

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Thank bobandrobinalways
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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64 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

For the price charged, Haagen Daaz quality was expected, yet the flavors were blah or not even palatable. The building and decor is cheap and the hand printed warning signs abouts all customers knowing what they want before their family members start ordering?!?!....not pleasant...

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1 Thank Pickle W
Marble, Colorado
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

We live in the area and have had this place recommended by several locals. YUMMY hand made ice cream. I do not need the calories, but it is tasty. Key Lime cheese cake is irresistible!

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Thank Jan L
Gulfport, Florida
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190 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

A huge selection of flavors to chose from. The ice cream was tastey and pretty reasonable. The portions are good size.

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Thank natnpr
Cincinnati, Ohio
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

Terrible ice cream. Everything needs a good scrubbing. Would not recommend. A waste of money and calories

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Thank Susan T
Bradenton Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Joe has the best ice cream and so many flavors. The place is casual which fits the island. The people are so friendly and the portions are huge!!

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Thank BHUG611
Lakeland, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

There are a ton of tasty options and every one we had was outstanding. The place smells great, very clean, and many homemade options. They also have pie pieces dipped in chocolate... YUM! Really good place.

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Thank PieCity

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 219 Gulf Dr. S, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Bradenton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-778-0007

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Making homemade ice cream since 1990. You will find the largest selection of flavors as will as the largest variety of items. Gluten free, sugar free, fat free, lactose free, homemade fudge, Jelly Bellys, chocolate bananas and cakes.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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