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Mooney's Ice Cream Store

5716 State St, Saginaw, MI 48603-3417
989-793-1460
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Ranked #2 of 247 restaurants in Saginaw
Cuisines: Fast Food
Most recent review
- Aug 17, 2014
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

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
2 reviews
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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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
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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6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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Saginaw, Michigan
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

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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Saginaw, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

This is the classic local ice cream shop. They serve really large portions of delicious ice cream. I get a baby scoop which fills a whole styrofoam cup full.

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Saginaw,MI
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27 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

We took my 93 year old mother there for a treat, she had the Black Cherry and loved it. My wife and I usually split a Banana Split, they are big and with so many choice of ice cream and several topping. Always friendly no matter how busy they are.

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Detroit, Michigan
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76 reviews 76 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

Came here after going to the nearby Greek Fest, and considering that it was pretty hot out, it was a refreshing treat. With the long lines (due to the hot weather), the service was pretty slow, but with only 2 young girls assisting, it was understandable. Others didn't seem to be as forgiving. Be patient people! Husband and I split... More

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Saginaw, MI
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60 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

An old fashioned ice cream shop with lots of good flavor...try the chocolate almond for a special treat.

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