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Capannari Ice Cream

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10 S Pine St, Mount Prospect, IL 60056
(847) 392-2277
Today
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Awesome Ice Cream!

This is some of the best ice cream that I have ever had! I always look forward when summer time approaches and Capannari's opens for the season. The ice cream is fresh and delicious. I would recommend the chocolate and the coconut chip ice creams. They also have a rotating menu that changes with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Liz J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This is some of the best ice cream that I have ever had! I always look forward when summer time approaches and Capannari's opens for the season. The ice cream is fresh and delicious. I would recommend the chocolate and the coconut chip ice creams. They also have a rotating menu that changes with "flavors of the week".

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chicago, ill
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The ice cream is made by the owner. There are usual flavors like chocolate and vanilla, but also different flavors like blueberry. The flavors change from day to day.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

If there is such thing as a destination for ice cream than Capannaris is it. (Literally Joe Biden has come to town). Far and away the best ice cream in Chicago . I know nobody who has been disappointed .

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Chicago
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

My family loves this place. We are local but have relatives from all across the U.S. who insist on a trip to Cap's when they are in town. Set in a historic general store this place is oozing charm. Local teenagers scoop generous cones or cups. The ice cream is made on site and unbelievably delicious. There is not too... More 

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Mount Prospect, Illinois
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

This business is housed in a building moved several blocks to preserve it and restored by the local high school trade class. It's got plenty of character alone, but add a local garden for small kids to run around in and you'll find plenty of fun for the whole family. The flavor offerings are, in a word, unique. Favorites of... More 

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Glen Ellyn IL USA
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Last Saturday, my husband & I went to this ice cream shop for our first time. I had the butter pecan & my husband had black raspberry chip. This ice cream was honestly the best I have ever eaten! It was so creamy & not too sweet. The staff was friendly and efficient . We drove about 45 minutes to... More 

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Mount Prospect, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great local ice cream shop in a historic building. Lots of charm and best ice cream around. They have a long list of regular flavors and also a rotating list. Go there often so you don't miss some of the great, unique flavors. A few rotating favorites of mine are the ginger ice cream, red velvet and carrot cake. Cake... More 

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Mt. Prospect
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Nice people working there and the ice cream is great, but the price is getting out of hand and I think they could reach more people with cheaper prices.

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Mount Prospect, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I know that I am in the minority, but am not a fan of ice cream, but having been raised in a family that loved it, I've tasted quite a few. Nothing compares to Capannari's. It's a small, family-owned concern, the ice cream is made fresh upstairs and it's situated in an old building which was transported from another location... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Some of the best ice cream I have ever had. The black Licorice is divine, as is the peach, mocha, and all the others. Only open Spring,summer and fall. Get it while you can. Great setting, and garden to enjoy your treat.

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Additional Information about Capannari Ice Cream

Address: 10 S Pine St, Mount Prospect, IL 60056
Phone Number: (847) 392-2277
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Prospect
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Dessert

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10 S Pine St, Mount Prospect, IL 60056
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Prospect
  • Phone Number: (847) 392-2277

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Dessert
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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