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5435 Peachtree Rd., Chamblee, GA 30341
770-451-4556
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A fun ice cream shop!

We started coming here for ice cream this summer in addition to our normal Brusters and Baskin Robbins. It's not cheap, but their ice cream is really good, and the servings are large. The kids love coming here due to the Caboose, which they can play on, and it's right next to the rail lines that... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
alexturner74
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

We started coming here for ice cream this summer in addition to our normal Brusters and Baskin Robbins. It's not cheap, but their ice cream is really good, and the servings are large. The kids love coming here due to the Caboose, which they can play on, and it's right next to the rail lines that come through Chamblee. The... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

This little place is the go to spot in Chamblee and surrounding area for ice-cream. Great variety of flavors and, although there is usually a line, it moves fast. Whenever we dine in Chamblee, we always go here for desert.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Locally made ice cream in a place that's open late and off the beaten path. If you want to skip the hustle and late wait at steak and shake give this place a try.

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Norcross, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Good ice cream. Cool concept. Kids 36" and below get a free kids cone. My daughter is 36 1/4" and they said no. Pretty shocked that they were that petty.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I stop here often, especially during the dog days of summer. Great ice cream and other frozen treats at a great price.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

My wife and I visited the Frosty Caboose on Saturday night as a special treat. We arrived at 9:30 and there was a group of people congregated outside but we had no wait. I originally ordered the banana split but they were out of bananas so I shifted to the Brownie Sundae. The Banana pudding ice cream was good, cookies... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I am a sucker for kitsch. If your restaurant serves lasagna on a trampoline or all your food is named after David Lynch films, I will most likely dine at your establishment. So, ice cream served from a once functional train caboose is just gimmicky enough to pull me in. That and I had a Scoutmob. My wife and I... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

The Frosty Caboose is exactly that-a red train caboose, stationary on a spur track, adjacent to the real-deal train tracks. They serve local favorite, Greenwood Home Made Ice Cream. My favorite has mini Rollos in a caramel ice-cream. They have waffle cones, sundaes, milk shakes, and lots of cute "train" themed choices. Sit on your tailgate or bring a picnic... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

One of Chamblee's treasures. I love the butter pecan ice cream. Take a friend and enjoy a scoop before the summer is over.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

When you get the craving for real ice cream and not just the dumbed down grocery store version, this is the spot. They serve locally made Greenwood's ice cream which is buttery, creamy and likely a sin to eat. A milkshake could be a mortal sin. Lines can get long on weekends but the owner and staff are friendly to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5435 Peachtree Rd., Chamblee, GA 30341
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Chamblee
  • Phone Number: 770-451-4556
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?