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2853 N Broadway, Council Bluffs, IA 51503-0305
712-322-2778
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
I Scream, You Scream, WE ALL scream for CHRISTY CREME!

Growing up on HWY 183, this original building holds a special place in child hood memories for the whole neighborhood. Nothing beats an order of extra crispy Christy Creme fries and a side of bearnaise. Can't decide on a float or a shake? Ask for a "Freeze" - not on the menu, but they'll know... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
Mandy V
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Council Bluffs, Iowa
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Council Bluffs, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Growing up on HWY 183, this original building holds a special place in child hood memories for the whole neighborhood. Nothing beats an order of extra crispy Christy Creme fries and a side of bearnaise. Can't decide on a float or a shake? Ask for a "Freeze" - not on the menu, but they'll know.... :) soda and vanilla ice... More 

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Draper, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

ALL of the locals told us to visit Christy Crème. The raspberry shakes are to die for and the sherbet of the day was awesome. This is a small shop with only a few tables (crowded) but we ate our ice cream at the tables outside.

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Council Bluffs, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Best french fries. Best ice cream. Best beef burger. Best chicken sandwich. Great value. Fun family destination not to be missed

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

They have been in business for many years. Family owned. Went there when I was a kid,took my children there. Now my grandchildren go there. Good burgers and the best fries, great malts and cones.

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Council Bluffs, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

My family and I went here for desserts because the born-and-bred locals like it so much. The website touts sherbet, but it tasted like average soft serve ice cream. My malt wasn't very "malt-y;" I should've just ordered a milkshake. My oldest son and husband ordered raspberry flavoring for their sundae and shake. I'm not sure there was any real... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013 via mobile

I've been going here as long as I remember. Excellant burgers and fries also pork tenderloins. Their sherbert of the day is always good as well. I will continue to stop in every time I'm in Council Bluffs.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

We ate here at about 10pm on a Friday night recently & I don't know if it was because I was so hungry but the food here tasted great. The burgers are good, not the greatest, but the fries and onion rings were fantastic. The atmosphere is maybe what I enjoyed the most and it's pretty cheap to eat here.... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

Great ice cream, friendly help. We will try a famous hamburger on our next visit. It is in a historic, funny area of CB.

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Council Bluffs, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

Good place to get a burger and fries. The portions are large...two can share an order of fries or onion rings. Pork tenderloin sandwich is good. The main thing Christy Creme is known for is their soft serve sherbert. They have 8 flavors that rotate. Check the website for "The Sherbert Calender". They always have vanilla and chocalate ice cream... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2011

Loved their ice cream.... I like when you get to take your dog or cat and get them a free ice cream cone......

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2853 N Broadway, Council Bluffs, IA 51503-0305
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Council Bluffs
  • Phone Number: 712-322-2778
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?