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Izzy's Ice Cream Cafe

2034 Marshall Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55104-5744
651-603-1458
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Ranked #3 of 785 restaurants in Saint Paul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Dessert, Ice Cream
Most recent review
- Jul 28, 2014
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Cadott, Wisconsin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

We consider ourselves ice cream lovers and this plays makes loving ice cream fun. Love that it is a green establishment, love the original flavors, love the Izzy scoop. This is a must stop for our 5 person family every time we enter the twin cities area.

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Oakland, California
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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Delicious ice cream! There might be a line but it is worth the wait. They have the "Izzy" scoop, a little extra scoop of ice cream that allows you to try a second flavor without having to have two scoops.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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49 reviews 49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

If you want the best ice cream in the area this is the place to go. Helpful service and amazing flavors. The 1 drawback is parking.

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Rochester, MN
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79 reviews 79 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Stopped in for an ice cream cone after wanting to visit this location for several years. Was very impressed with the wide selection and free samples, although the ice cream cones are a little expensive, five dollars plus with tax for a single scoop.

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Houghton, Michigan
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I visited the Minneapolis shop with my kids. It is RARE that vegans can get anything in an ice cream shop, so it was a real treat for all of us. My kid's name is Izzy, so she got a free cone. Excellent ice cream. A busy shop, but worth the wait.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I don't trust a list of ice cream recommendations if it doesn't have Izzy's on it. The only place that competes is a Gelato stand in Monaco...Izzy's is much closer. Salted Caramel, Norwegian Chai, and anything with Chocolate are my go to flavors. It is a summer tradition at our home.

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Bemidji, Minnesota
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52 reviews 52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This is, without a doubt, the best ice cream ever. Homemade, fabulous unique favors, wonderful. The only drawback is the wait time--on a summer evening the line is down the block! But people are willing to wait because the ice cream is unlike anyplace else. Norwegian chai--chili chocolate--spiced plum wine -- oatmeal stout --amazing!

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St Paul,MN
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52 reviews 52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Lot's of choices, always wonderful! Flavors vary often and all are homemade! Service is friendly, cheerful and helpful. Outdoor seating is great when weather is good. Very popular place, yet line moves quickly. We've been here many times with many people and all have loved it. Recommend highly.

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Eagan, Minnesota
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55 reviews 55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Even when I want to order something else, I'm drawn to salted caramel every time!! So yummy. I sampled the graham cracker and that was tasty. Others with us had cotton candy and green apple. Loved both. Nice treat on a nice, or not so nice, day.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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114 reviews 114 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is by far the most creative, and most delicious ice cream place in Minnesota. Amazing flavors that taste spot on. Great place. Everything is good. Cake, ice cream pops, pints, cones, etc. All outstanding.

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