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Capannari Ice Cream

10 S Pine St, Mount Prospect, IL 60056
(847) 392-2277
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  • English first
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English first
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276 reviews 276 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

You'll find delicious ice cream in an 1880 restored general store/post office. They make all the classic flavors -- plus unique, limited-run choices. The licorice is amazing. If you can't make up your mind, order the "flight" -- your custom combo of any four flavors. The limoncello is possibly the best Italian ice around. Sundaes, milk shakes, chocolate bananas, decorated... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Friendly servers, delicious flavors of ice cream, cute, historic venue made into a one-of-a kind ice cream parlor. THIS PLACE IS AWESOME!!!! In summer they have movies and bands...altho the ice cream is reason enough! They have Guiness this month...time to go try it! I had to say we were here for drinks (they do have milkshakes!) because there is... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

If you want good homemade ice cream with friendly service, go here. This place is family owned and offers different flavors for every season with some of the staples all year round. It's great....just go.

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Mount Prospect, Illinois
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

My kids are always excited to come here! The ice cream is homemade and fresh. Flavors rotate often and they always have at least one sorbet available in addition to all the ice cream flavors. Some of our favorites are carrot cake, red velvet, peach blueberry ice cream and smoked peach sorbet. Flavors are rich and creamy. The store itself... More

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We will go back soon. The ice cream is so good. I tried the spicy hot chocolate ice cream and the heat catches up with you, ingredients like jalapeno, poblano pepper and cayenne pepper are some of the ingredients. Test it before trying it. I also had a scoop of the Green Tea Matcha ice cream, excellent. My husband like... More

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chicago il
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013 via mobile

this is the best ice cream ever! Always fresh, new flavors, and friendly staff. Be prepared to wait on hot days!

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14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

Super-rich, super-delicious this ice cream parlor has been recognized on local, state, and national levels, as the décor inside will attribute to. It is well deserved as their ice cream is flavorful, rich, creamy and they use fresh ingredients. You can taste the difference. They were very busy when we went and there are limited seats inside. On a warmer... More

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Illinois City, Illinois
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

If you LOVE ice cream that tastes fresh, creamy and you want a variety of unique flavors (along with the traditional), then get yourself, your family, and your friends to Capannari's in Mt. Prospect!! So many favorite flavors, it is hard to recommend one...you will not be disappointed!

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Annapolis, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

By far the best Ice Cream in America. It is a tremendous scoop of ice cream served in a charming location. Lot's of excitement and community as there is always something going on at Caps or you will run across an old friend. The ice cream is delicious and so fresh - best Ice Cream experience.

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Chicago, Illinois
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68 reviews 68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

This is truly high-end ice cream; truly delicious but also expensive. It is a family treat to enjoy the ice cream and the little park next door.

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