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537 W Main Ave, Zeeland, MI 49464
(616) 772-1540
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Sundaes around!

Captain Sundae is the type of ice cream place that has lines even in 50 degree weather! President Bush visited and had the famous Tommy Turtle ...which then became more famous. All of the grandkids want to go the Captain Sundae whenever they visit.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Zeeland, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Captain Sundae is the type of ice cream place that has lines even in 50 degree weather! President Bush visited and had the famous Tommy Turtle ...which then became more famous. All of the grandkids want to go the Captain Sundae whenever they visit.

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Zeeland, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Always great ice cream!! Tommy Turtle is the BEST!! You can always run into someone you know here, great gathering place and a local favorite!!

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Zeeland, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Captain Sundae does not do anything any other ice cream place doesn't do but it does it well. They tend to be fast and courteous. They have a done a great job in name recognition (mostly due to the other location's... well location) and they have a following because of that. The ice cream is the same you'll find anywhere... More 

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Zeeland, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

There have been many ice cream shops in this location. Captain Sundae is the only one that stayed for more than a couple of years. There is always enough help behind the counter even if the lines are long.

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Holland, Michigan, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Always a wonderful product as well as fantastic service. The people are always quick, polite, and patient with those of us with trouble deciding. Even though there is always a line at every window they are quick to get us through. They also have a very enjoyable area for us to enjoy our ice cream.

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Zeeland, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The original is on Ottawa Beach Road & would suggest going the extra distance for the atmosphere. A local favorite.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

They have the best ice cream. Known for their tommy turtle. But tons of choices. Always a line. Mostly young people working there and they are always soooo nice. You eat outdoors and they are closed for the winter. They also have 2 places in Holland, one on the way to the beach and one on the southside of Holland.... More 

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Caledonia, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Loved this place for years, now it's a must stop for my JV golf teams when we play in the area. It's my favorite ice cream stop.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Best place in Zeeland for Ice Cream! It's close to my house so we are there more often than we should be! The Sundays are great and they also serve dipped ice cream - the famous Hudsonville Ice Cream.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I love coming in and getting ice cream. it is a great place with many different flavors and sundaes. So many things to try. and I cant try them all!

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Address: 537 W Main Ave, Zeeland, MI 49464
Phone Number: (616) 772-1540
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Zeeland
Cuisine: Dessert

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  • Address: 537 W Main Ave, Zeeland, MI 49464
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Zeeland
  • Phone Number: (616) 772-1540

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Dessert

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