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The Hyppo

48 Charlotte St., Saint Augustine, FL 32084
904-217-7853
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $4
Cuisines: Ice Cream
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Late Night, Dessert
Description: The Hyppo is a gourmet popsicle shop that makes all of its own products using only fresh, natural ingredients. From fresh basil to ripe mangoes to blazing ghost peppers, you're sure to find flavor combinations here that expand the notion of what an ice pop can be. All pops are gluten free and vegetarian, and about half of our selection is dairy free. We use Florida evaporated cane juice to mildly sweeten the fruits and herbs before their flash-freeze onto a small birch stick. On a hot day in the historic district, this is the pinnacle of flavorful refreshment. Open late.
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Fayetteville, AR
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57 reviews 57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

I've had the pineapple-cllantro, strawberry-basil, and pink grapefruit. I'll definitely go back for more! All are made with fresh fruit and herbs. So refreshing. The staff is very friendly and helpful.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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51 reviews 51 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
229 helpful votes 229 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

We were walking down one of the side streets and it was blazing hot! We saw a sign for gourmet Popsicles...Neat, so we stopped in! The staff was nice and helpful, flavors were different. We tried the jackfruit and the strawberry/basil popsicles, they were pretty good. It's something we can say we did, but not something we would call to... More

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Plant City
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Every time we visit St. Augustine, we get gourmet Popsicles from The Hyppo! They have so many varieties to chose from, so I always have a hard time picking one. They only use fresh fruit and there are some interesting combinations. I had Pink Grapefruit, which was so refreshing! My kids had Key Lime pie and Strawberry/Datil. I visited their... More

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Clarks Hill, South Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Nice treat when walking around the historic downtown area. Drop in and eat a yummy popsicle. I love the key lime popsicle.

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Charleston, SC
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80 reviews 80 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This small store is a little confusing when there is a crowd ... where is the line forming? But it is totally worth the consternation to make your way to the line of freezer cases with their vast array of real fruit popsicles. We had the coconut dipped in dark chocolate (think, better than Almond Joy) and Riesling pear. Both... More

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Conway, Arkansas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

By far the best popsicle I have ever eaten and I will for sure go back. I would buy and eat twice as many if they would go down a little in price. $3.50 is high but man these are good!

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High Springs, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

$3.50 for a popcicle??? But it is worth it!!! A must everytime we visit. Enjoyed my last one with the fireworks.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We tried the watermelon, the raspberry lemonade and the chipotle peach pops. They were all delicious. The chipotle peach had a nice bite to it. Perfect for a hot day.

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Ocala, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Decided to stop here to get a quick treat while walking downtown. They had about 12 different flavors..All unique. It was just an outside vendor (not in a buiding) Kind of like an ice cream cart. The popsicles were the size of an Edys all fruit bar or welches fruit bars. The price was $3.50 each. I got the Reisling... More

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Oviedo, Florida
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43 reviews 43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I could eat one of these everyday! So delicious with many unique flavors! I do wish they had lower sugar or no sugar ones to try, but this didn't stop me from eating them very time we visit St Augustine,Fl. A must try! I love the grapefruit and bourbon peach!

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