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Drenthe Village Dipper

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6394 Adams St, Zeeland, MI 49464
(616) 688-7400
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Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice portions at Good Prices

I had a large hot fudge sundae and couldn't believe all ice cream I got with it. My daughter was upset when I told her she had to get a small flurry. But, she couldn't even finish it. Would highly recommend.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 21, 2015
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Michigan Center, Michigan
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Michigan Center, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

I had a large hot fudge sundae and couldn't believe all ice cream I got with it. My daughter was upset when I told her she had to get a small flurry. But, she couldn't even finish it. Would highly recommend.

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Grant, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Stopped by on a whim, glad we did. It's,a bit,off the beaten path. Ice cream was good, portions were fair and off we went. Interesting history of area on the walls for your reading enjoyment. Not sure if we will stop back this summer but this is a good choice.

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

We live right down the road and make this our special summer place. We use it as a reward system for our son and needless to say he is on his best behavior all summer. The variety of ice cream treats is great and prices are more than reasonable for what you get. We haven't done the food but have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The kids can't wait until The Village Dipper opens in the spring. Great place to go and enjoy an ice cream treat. They have food, too, but we have never tried it. Like that we can sit inside (kids love the tractor seats at the "bar"). Great place!! Very friendly owners and staff!!

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Holland, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Great Butterscotch Malt!! Yum. Friendly service, and quaint little place to relax. Worth the side trip.

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Holland, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Quick friendly service. Ice cream on a waffle cone and a butterscotch malt!! Yum. Place was busy with people eating dinner, having coffee and of course ice cream. Clean and quaint!

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Zeeland, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

My home village. Great friendly atmosphere and great gathering place where the ice cream is always plentiful and good food is a given. Come join the locals and read about the history of Drenthe and it's ancestors.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

I went to the Village Dipper for the first time the other night and was pleasantly surprised. The atmosphere was cute, clean, old-fashioned and homey, the girls behind the counter were extremely pleasant, and the servings of ice cream were generous. It was clearly a favorite place among the locals. A very good experience, and I will certainly return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

My whole family went to the Dippper last night to celebrate my sisters birthday and we ate dinner and ice cream there. We kinda had to eat in shifts because we had a large group but the food tasted great and we had really good service. We live close by and having been going every summer since they opened:)

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012 via mobile

Everything was great. Everyone enjoyed their sandwiches, fries and salads. Food was freshly prepared and tasty. Very reasonable. Fed 7 for $30. Then we got the desserts. Everyone LOVED the desserts. Too many things to chose from. We will have to come back.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6394 Adams St, Zeeland, MI 49464
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Zeeland
  • Phone Number: (616) 688-7400
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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