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Pumphouse Creamery

4754 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407-3515
(612) 825-2021
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Ranked #178 of 1,587 Restaurants in Minneapolis
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Dessert
Good for: Families with children
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Good for: Families with children
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Bradenton, Florida
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121 reviews 121 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 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

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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!

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MINNEAPOLIS
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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.

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Durham, North Carolina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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!

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seattle and north
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Creative flavors entertained me, while the stalwarts in our group stuck with some basics like mint chocolate chip and vanilla. About the same price as any other freestanding ice cream shop, well worth the time to find it (and it's part of a lovely complex of gift store, deli and pizza joint all on the same corner. i'm aiming to... More

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Minneapolis, MN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013 via mobile

My dog LOVES their peanut butter doggie ice cream. I've never had a flavor of the human stuff that I didn't like either. I'm not a fan of the homemade cones, but I'm not really a cone person to begin with. A bit on the pricey side for a scoop, but that's fine for the occasional treat.

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47 reviews 47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

Fresh ingredients, great quality. Might be pricey for some. Note that the ice cream is not as sweet as some, which is what I prefer

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

Pumphouse Creamery is located in a great shopping/dining area of Minneapolis in the 48th & Chicago business district. Perfect stop for a late night stroll or capping the night off with a dessert after eating dinner at any of the 8 restaurants on the block. Made from organic ingredients this is truly the freshest ice cream I have ever had,... More

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Washington DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Great organic, small town ice cremery. Everything is home made. Down to the butter for their waffle cones. They also make excellent root beer floats.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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84 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

I have eaten ice cream here on occasions and the product is quite good, every bit as good as Sebastian Joe's. They have a raspberry/chocolate chip cone that I actually think is a bit better than SJs. They have some outdoor seating, but very little inside, so plan accordingly. I would recommend this as a a great place to spend... More

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