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Sherman's Dairy Bar

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American, Ice Cream
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1601 Phoenix Road, South Haven, MI
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night
Description: This is a very popular ice cream shop, apparently Sherman's Ice Cream is a...
This is a very popular ice cream shop, apparently Sherman's Ice Cream is a favorite in Michigan. Many flavors, very good ice cream. Phone 269.637.8251. Also, the ice cream is carried at some restaurants in South Haven, MI.
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  • 150
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best Ice Cream Around!

Every year on the way to the lake house we have to stop at Sherman's! Their ice cream is just phenomenal! My favorite is the Sherman Tracks but they always have an assortment of flavors. Usually during the holiday's such as Memorial day, 4th of July, and Labor day expect a long wait. Wait times... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
Ashley L
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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  • Late Night
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Every year on the way to the lake house we have to stop at Sherman's! Their ice cream is just phenomenal! My favorite is the Sherman Tracks but they always have an assortment of flavors. Usually during the holiday's such as Memorial day, 4th of July, and Labor day expect a long wait. Wait times can really vary but sometimes... More 

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SE Washington State
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62 reviews 62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great ice cream and a hometown feel. Not a fancy place but a genuine one. I got a single scoop cone and it seemed to be stacked three scoops high. Plenty of ice cream for both me and my wife. Fun and authentic.

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South Haven, Michigan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

You can find fancier / more expensive ice cream but you will not find any better. Be ready for a wait it's worth it!

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Yorkville, Illinois
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17 reviews 17 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Every year we head into South Haven. Sherman's Ice Cream is always a must. The kids love trying new flavors!

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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

If you are in Michigan you must stop at Sherman's for ice cream! It is great for families or if you love ice cream. You stand in line, and they can be long, but they have quite a few young people behind the counter to help you and make the wait shorter than you might think. And believe me it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

The ice cream is great !! We were visiting South Haven with two of my sisters and my aunt. When we found the shop we laughed and said "it must be good look at the line." It was definitely worth the wait.

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Kalamazoo County, Michigan
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58 reviews 58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

The ice cream is absolutely top notch: rich, creamy and dozens and dozens of choices. The sundaes are creative and wonderful. The portion sizes are huge. My only hesitation is how slow is the line (which snakes outside and down the sidewalk). Popular is great...but we don't go unless we are willing to wait a long time. It is worth... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Love the ice cream!!! Many choices, and huge scoops!!!! Fun atmosphere and we enjoyed our time there!!!!!

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Indiana
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Always enjoy this place...and you will too. Scoops are huge...you have been warned! Free water and coffee are also a nice touch!

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Chicago, Illinois
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

This is a nice place for a tasty family treat. We've been here multiple times over the years and is never gets old. The children love the variety and pleasant atmosphere. We always keep this place in mind when up for a treat.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1601 Phoenix Road, South Haven, MI
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Van Buren County  >  South Haven

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Ice Cream

Description

This is a very popular ice cream shop, apparently Sherman's Ice Cream is a favorite in Michigan. Many flavors, very good ice cream. Phone 269.637.8251. Also, the ice cream is carried at some restaurants in South Haven, MI.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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