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Eddie's Sweet Shop

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Dessert, Ice Cream
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10529 Metropolitan Ave, Flushing, NY 11375-6737
(718) 520-8514
Today
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Good for:
Families with children

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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice Visit

Nice family place to go in the neighborhood for ice cream. Had a group of four adults and three kids and had a nice couple of hours having ice cream and coffee. The kids bought some candy and everyone was happy!

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 14, 2014
LILHONEY
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Woodside, New York
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Woodside, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Nice family place to go in the neighborhood for ice cream. Had a group of four adults and three kids and had a nice couple of hours having ice cream and coffee. The kids bought some candy and everyone was happy!

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Fort Myers, Florida
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174 reviews 174 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This ice cream parlor has the charm of the old fashioned ice cream parlors complete with the penny candy and the soda fountain counter. Service was good as was the ice cream but the ice cream was the not any better or worse than any otherbrand name ice cream that you buy in the super market.

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Vero Beach, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

fun place to have home made ice cream and home made whipped cream too!!! ice cream is fabulous, and they make egg creams!!!

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Woodmere
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I came in to Eddie's Sweet Shop and sat down to a hot fudge sundae. The ice cream is home made and is fantastic. The counter and surroundings date far back and are wonderfully nostalgic. A great place for desert and for the family.

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Los Angeles, California
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480 reviews 480 reviews
373 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

I came here because I saw a picture of it on Buzzfeed and I had to try! I got the banana royal with vanilla, strawberry and pistachio ice cream. It was to die for! However, it was too much for the 2 of us. we should have ordered the banana split. Either way, I highly recommend this place. Their pistachio... More 

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Rego Park, New York, United States
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59 reviews 59 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

A neighborhood staple that has been serving the area for over 100 years. The old wooden back bar and marble counter top along with the ornate tin ceiling and wooden booths will take you back in time. This place has not changed and the owners want to keep it that way. Good ice cream, friendly service and the best homemade... More 

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Forest Hills
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is the place to take your kitds (and anyone else for that matter) for great ice cream in a Norman Rockwell setting

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Lynbrook
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84 reviews 84 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Delicious homemade ice cream and whipped cream topping in a period ice cream parlor....what could be better? This is a classic soda shop...I'm glad it's still here and that it has kept most of its charm. Enjoy the space, savor the allure of a glimpse into yesteryear and the taste of rich, homemade ice cream. You will not find a... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

If you're of a certain age you may recall going to places like Eddie's Sweet Shop. This sort of shop is truly an endangered species in NYC today. For one thing, Eddie's has been chugging along practically unchanged for 100 years. In a time when folks seem to be looking for what's "new" and "special" and "different", Eddie's is a... More 

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Yank4
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Yum. Pretty simple a hundred year old sweet shop on Metropolitan Ave in Forrest Hills. All the nostalgia and history + homemade Ice cream at a fair price. A local favorite. Why would anyone go to Baskin Robbins when you have this gem in the neighborhood?

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10529 Metropolitan Ave, Flushing, NY 11375-6737
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Flushing
  • Phone Number: (718) 520-8514

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: Dessert, Ice Cream

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?