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Frosty Caboose

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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
Summer time gold mine

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

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
Cory G
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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180 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
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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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
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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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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Atlanta, Georgia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This is a great little place. Got shakes and a Sunday. There is a mini cone for little ones free. My littlest one loved it! We went with the family. My only complaint is that there are no chairs or tables to sit down. But in the back of the parking lot there are some wooden planters and train tracks.... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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79 reviews 79 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Such great ice cream, fresh toppings, and service with a smile. What more do you need? Oh and it's served from a train caboose. WIN WIN. Love this place!

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Chamblee, Georgia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

This is a small, family owned and operated ice cream stand right next to the Norfolk & Southern Railway tracks in Historic Chamblee, GA. The business is inside a specially-modified real caboose. This is a stand-up place - literally; that is, there is no seating. You belly-up to the order window get your desert, and eat it outside. There are... More 

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Hinsdale, New Hampshire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

It's so hard not to stop in for a scoop or two after a relaxing lunch at Vintage Pizza across the street. Fun place to go, with so many choices.

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Additional Information about Frosty Caboose

Address: 5435 Peachtree Rd., Chamblee, GA 30341
Phone Number: 770-451-4556
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Chamblee
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
Cuisine: Ice Cream

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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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Ice Cream
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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