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4833 State Hwy 28, Cooperstown, NY
(607) 435-3993
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Cherry Valley, New York
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43 reviews 43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The ice cream here is standard, but it's really fun to be able to pick all the mix ins. They have a great variety of add ins. The servers are lovely.

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Enfield, Connecticut
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98 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I are particular about our ice cream, and we stopped here twice during our two day stay. Very creamy, very delicious. They start with a block of homemade hard ice cream and then blend in whatever you want. It's just a little ice cream stand on a busy road, a short drive from the center of town,... More 

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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The blend hard ice cream with the toppings of your choice. The serving are too small got the prices. The service is a little slow.

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Illinois
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Great flavors...anything you can imagine. If you are in town for Dreams Park it is right up the street on the way back to Cooperstown. Service is quick and it is often busy. A great refresher on a summer day!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The people who work here must hear the same thing, over and over: So many choices! Once you get over the long list of possible 'customized' concoctions, just relax and enjoy. The mixing machine produces an ice cream of a lovely consistency. We had small sundaes, and enjoyed them thoroughly.

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Middletown, New York
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53 reviews 53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Went here based on Tripadvisor reviews was not disappointed. They blend your toppings right into the ice cream a great taste sensation. You need to try this if you like ice cream.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Thanks to all the reviews on trip advisor, I knew I had to try this place and the ice cream was AMAZING. Of course I had to try mixing flavors and was not disappointed. I recommend this place highly to all ice cream lovers visiting Cooperstown.

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Philadelphia
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10 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

It's not a bad place. I just wouldn't say it's a "must stop" kind of a place when you go to Cooperstown. It's just your average side of the road ice cream stop. Their "custom" ice cream is basically reminiscent of a Dairy Queen blizzard (chocolate or vanilla ice cream blended with your choice of add in which include but... More 

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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86 reviews 86 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Great ice cream, prompt and efficient service. Our favorite stop in Cooperstown. Strongly recommend you go at least once on your trip here.

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Marietta, GA
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189 reviews 189 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

At The Penguin you can have ice cream your way! Order your custom treats from their menu or make up your own. It’s sort of like a blizzard with almost unlimited options. We both got small cups but wished we had ordered the junior size because it was very filling and a very generous portion. You can, however, never have... More 

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Additional Information about The Penguin

Address: 4833 State Hwy 28, Cooperstown, NY
Phone Number: (607) 435-3993
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Cooperstown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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