We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pumphouse Creamery

Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
4754 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407-3515
(612) 825-2021
Today
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 33 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 24
    Excellent
  • 5
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Sweet little place

Had a little bit of a tough time finding it because it is so neatly tucked in between a couple of larger businesses, but it was a sweet little find that I wish I had discovered when my kids were younger BEFORE they got used to the gigantic portions of other ice cream shops. I love that the waffle... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
MarleeTravels
Good for:
  • Families with children
Add Photo Write a Review

33 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Level Contributor
26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Had a little bit of a tough time finding it because it is so neatly tucked in between a couple of larger businesses, but it was a sweet little find that I wish I had discovered when my kids were younger BEFORE they got used to the gigantic portions of other ice cream shops. I love that the waffle cones... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
614 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 341 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

After a nice walk around Lake Nokomis, I made my way over to the Pumphouse for a treat. The inside is pretty small, and several families had the same idea. The two girls behind the counter did their best to keep the line moving and people happy - There were lot's of smiles. I got a double on their cone($5)... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nashua, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I found this neighborhood gem because of I heard they made ice cream for dogs. I was always the type who could "take or leave" ice cream, until I had my first Sea Salt and Carmel ice cream and i was sold on this place. Of course, I then found the Door County Cherry to be unbelievably awesome. Go in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Madison, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
480 reviews
280 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 390 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

I was in town visiting family and friends and they took us here after dinner one evening. I don't often eat ice cream other than an occasional soft serve on the hottest summer day so I was doubly shocked at how good the ice cream is here at Pumphouse Creamery. Everything is made here, even the cones and you can... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

So many tasty flavors - go for the sampler so you can try 5 tiny scoops of different kinds! Tiny inside, but usually an open bench out along Chicago that you can snag.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This is the perfect creamery! Organic, local ingredients and plenty of unique flavors as well as seasonal specials. I can truly taste the quality of the organic cream. The perfect balance of sweet to flavor to cream absolutely tops the over-sweetened Sebastan Joe's and the over-sweetened Izzy's and many others, that my delicate taste buds have rejected for years until... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bradenton, Florida
Level Contributor
181 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

I've had ice cream here before, and it's always been pretty good. No so, today. The ice cream, although on the soft side, tasted icy. Tried a couple of flavors, before choosing vanilla, and they all seem to have some deep freeze in them. The cone was terrible! It had the consistency of slightly soggy cardboard and it's taste was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

My husband and I frequently stop at Pumphouse Creamery because the offerings are consistently unique and delicious! They choose to use local, organic ingredients which impresses us, and this attention to ingredients keeps us coming back! They create several dairy-free options which are so delicious you do not miss the creamy cone. Highly recommend this neighborhood spot!

Was this review helpful? Yes
MINNEAPOLIS
Level Contributor
9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013 via mobile

Excellent choice of flavors to choose from and they are always ready to let you sample the ice cream.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Durham, North Carolina
Level Contributor
19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013 via mobile

Delicious flavors of ice cream and scratch-made yummy cones. Knowing its organic makes it that much better too!

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Pumphouse Creamery also viewed

 

Been to Pumphouse Creamery? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Pumphouse Creamery

Address: 4754 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407-3515
Phone Number: (612) 825-2021
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Vietnamese

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4754 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407-3515
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: (612) 825-2021

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Vietnamese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Pumphouse Creamery staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?