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Dog Days Ice Cream Parlor

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119 S Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304
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2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Fri 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:00 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
We all scream for all ice cream

This was a great place to have some ice cream on a hot day. I took my nephew who enjoyed a double scoop of ice cream. Nice selection for a small place.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
Rebecca A
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Porter, Indiana
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Porter, Indiana
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

This was a great place to have some ice cream on a hot day. I took my nephew who enjoyed a double scoop of ice cream. Nice selection for a small place.

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Papillion, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

I love ice cream, mass produced, homemade, I love it all. My family read the tripadvisor reviews and tried this place as we were passing through the town. Best Ice Cream Ever, the flavors were great, but the texture and flavor of the ice cream itself was wonderful. The staff was great.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

There was something for everyone and the service was great Lots of seating when crowded right in the heart of Chesterton.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Wonderful!!! Friendly people and quality gelato and sorbet in delicious flavors! So nice to be at a "non chain" establishment with hometown charm!

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Chesterton, Indiana
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

They carry a nice selection of ice cream flavors here, but the reason we go is for the homemade gelato.

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London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Loved the Ice Cream here on a hot August day. Great selection & the owner was so friendly & helpful. Would definitely come again if I were in the area

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We stopped to get ice cream here with our kids when we were passing through town. The parlor was really busy, but we were impressed with how friendly and fast the service was. I got the Salted caramel cashew fudge which was absolutely out of this world! Once things started to quiet down, the owner (at least I think he... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

The ice cream was a sweet treat and great way to end a family outing. Owner is very nice! Shop is cute and clean. A nice place to visit.

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DeKalb, Illinois
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Great Ice Cream with a nice atmosphere. There are so many delicious flavors. They will let you try kinds to make sure you get what you really want. My wife and I both loved the Caramel Sea Salt. The owner was working and was a real cool guy to talk to. This place will not disappoint! If you're like me... More 

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Chesterton, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Friendly staff, great selection and service, and wonderful flavors of ice cream. This place has that great small town feel and a fun atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 119 S Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Chesterton
Open Hours
Tuesday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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