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Sylas & Maddy's Home Made

1014 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2922
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Ranked #1 of 252 restaurants in Lawrence
Cuisines: Fast Food, Ice Cream
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dessert
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98% Recommend
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English first
Monument, Colorado
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We make it a point to stop at Sylas and Maddy's whenever we're in Lawrence, KS. And it's not just because our son is named Silas. :) They have the best ice cream and most unique flavors. You can't go wrong!

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Yummy ice cream. Trust the reviews! They are spot on. Stopped on our way thru Lawrence. Well worth the trip to their charming downtown.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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232 reviews 232 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We stopped by for a cone after a great sandwich at Wheatfied's which was very close by. The reviews on Trip Advisor looked great, but we were disappointed. Ice cream, while home made, was grainy and not very flavorful-- the waffle cones were just OK also. Great service, but will probably not stop again.

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Lawrence, Kansas
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I make a trip to this place every week. Can't stay away. Snickers is wonderful. Delicious, delicious.

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Olathe, Kansas, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

There wasn't an option to review the Olathe, KS location on 119th & Strangline next to the Super Target, but it is a must visit when you're near Olathe in Kansas City or Lawrence. They truly make the ice cream fresh each day as well as the waffle cones that or beyond compare. We do not miss an opportunity to... More

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Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

OMG this place the the BEST! We love Sylas and Maddy's!! Everytime we go to Lawrence it is #1 on the list. They make everything in house, the cones, the cream, everything! They are always friendly and let you taste whatever you want. My favorite is definitely Kansas Twister followed by Da Bomb, Gold Dust, and Peanut Butter Freak. You... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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53 reviews 53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Walking into Sylas and Maddie's alone is fantastic - the smell of baking waffle cones might be the best ever! The ice cream is so good and even better, homemade. They're also very generous with the scoops! A single is really two scoops! The shop is lovely and there are benches along the street to enjoy your treat outside.

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Seattle, WA
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Stopped in this restaurant walking down Massachusetts St. on my way back to my hotel, and wow, am I glad I did! So many delicious and fun flavors to choose from, and you can view them all right through the glass! Friendly, prompt service with a smile! I settled on a regular single serving of "Kansas Twister" in a waffle... More

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Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Really love this place--they are friendly and don't mind letting you try every flavor you can't decide between until you make up your mind. Go for the 5-scoop serving--they are little scoops but you don't have to decide between your favorites. Then walk Mass St. and burn some calories!

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Hutchinson, KS
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013 via mobile

Not disappointed. Amazingly good toasted coconut ice cream. Will definitely go back. There's so many flavors still to try.

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