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Mooney's Ice Cream Store

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5716 State St, Saginaw, MI 48603-3417
989-793-1460
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
Big Bang for Your Buck!!

I reccommend a baby or junior size portion of ice cream, they give you alot. The waffle cones are wonderful.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Saginaw, Michigan
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Saginaw, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I reccommend a baby or junior size portion of ice cream, they give you alot. The waffle cones are wonderful.

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Saginaw
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

I've been going to Mooney's ever since I moved to the area a couple years ago. The staff is great, prices are very reasonable, and the ice cream is really good. Awesome to see they are open during all seasons. Bring cash though because they don't accept credit/debit cards. A very, very minor inconvenience to get the best ice cream... More 

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Saginaw, Michigan
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45 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Mooney's is the name sake of the old Mooney's Ice Cream on Gratiot. They do serve Mooney's Ice Cream but it not made by the old place, which was bought out, but on that hot summer night they still get a line out the door serving some of the best cones in Saginaw!

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3 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Mooney's always has lots of flavors to choose from and the quality is consistently great. Portions are filling. On hot summer days, there can be a bit of a wait. Only real downside is that the owner and staff are not very friendly. A few smiles would go a long way!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Grew up eating their ice cream, and although it may not be the same location it still makes the same best out-of-this-world ice cream. Try their Blue Moon and Superman Ice Cream

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Englewood
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This isn't the same location we visited as kids but it is still the best ice cream in Saginaw! Mooney's is the one all others are compared to and the only comparable is in Englewood Florida @ Lickity Split Cafe!! 😃

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The store was packed when we went; there was a line out into the parking lot. But the service was excellent and the staff kept the line moving smoothly. I think we only waited about 5 minutes before we were getting our ice cream( which was amazing). Large portions for small amount of money, and it was very good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

When I was a child, my mother would drive me & a number of my siblings up from Chicago to Saginaw to visit our Grandma. Each time we went, the trip consisted of three things we children loved - Grandma, Vernor's Ginger Ale and Mooney's Ice Cream. To this day, I judge all other ice cream by Mooney's! Their vanilla... More 

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Saginaw, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

We love Mooney's, don't forget about them in the winter, the ice cream is still just as good! GREAT value, lots of ice cream for very little money, millions of favors that you can try a taste of before committing to a whole scoop. They also stock a few ice cream cakes in the freezer if something comes up to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

It says I visited in August, but in reality I go to Moonies more than I should!! It is delicious ice cream with unique flavors and the value is top notch! But be warned! A single is actually two scoops and a double is three scoops! Favorite flavors include cinnamon crumb cake, chocolate, moose tracks, mackinac island fudge, and cookies... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5716 State St, Saginaw, MI 48603-3417
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saginaw
  • Phone Number: 989-793-1460

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  • Cuisine: Fast Food

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