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Ray's Ice Cream Co

4233 Coolidge Hwy, Royal Oak, MI 48073-1696
(248) 549-5256
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Ranked #1 of 168 Restaurants in Royal Oak
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Dessert
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English first
Berkley, Michigan
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116 reviews 116 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

It can be 18 below zero (kinda like it's been around here lately) and Ray's Ice Cream will still sound good and taste good. Amazing flavors, homemade, generous portions. High end creamery that people visit from all around the state. The cinnamon ice cream is a must have at Christmas.

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michigan
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150 reviews 150 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Awesome products served up by clumsy high school kids. Just like you remember from when you were a kid. Cool place to hang out too. Excellent.

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

The ice cream is made in small batches so they may be out of certain flavors when you visit. The portions, even the singles, are enormous. The sundaes are great also and they use Sander's hot fudge which is a great local topping. In recent years, they have dropped certain flavors, such as pistachio, which is a shame. Apparently the... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

This is a wonderful place, old fashion feel friendly and fun! Best ice cream in Metro Detroit. Cinnamonice cream is a favorite my family!

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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88 reviews 88 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

their ice cream is home made-hand dipped with ever changing flavors. I love the Almond Joy and the coconut makes a delicious hot fudge Sunday! I take the kids at least once during the summer and it become dinner. The portions are BIG.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The ice cream is rich, creamy and delicious. A bit pricey but worth it. Their specialty items are wonderful for entertaining.

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Royal Oak, MI
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

Too expensive and young staffers can be rude. Wasn't worth the trip. Will never go back. What a shame, used to be a great place years ago !

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Ray's Ice Cream is a great place to stop for a cone, cup, or even their sundaes and banana splits! The banana split is enough for 3 or 4 people and it's fun to sit at the counter and enjoy your dessert. The prices are a bit high but they do give you a giant scoop - even the kiddie... More 

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Royal Oak, United States
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66 reviews 66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Here’s the “SCOOP” on Ray’s Ice Cream: It is delicious and plentiful, and the prices seem fair also. We stopped “for a cone” after going to a few local sales and we were impressed by 1. the service, 2. the great creamy taste, and 3. the large portions. I ordered a double dip (in a cup) and received an extra... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The ice cream is made right on the premises with good butter fat content! I have been going there for over 50 yrs when Ray Stevens first started it! Handed down from father to sons and then grand children! Not the cheapest icecream but it is real ice cream and not a custard! You get what you pay for!

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Additional Information about Ray's Ice Cream Co

Address: 4233 Coolidge Hwy, Royal Oak, MI 48073-1696
Phone Number: (248) 549-5256
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Royal Oak
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 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
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: Dessert

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