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.
11 Central Ave, Massapequa, NY 11758
+1 516-797-3149
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Ranked #3 of 95 Restaurants in Massapequa
Hours:
Sun 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Ice Cream
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Welcome to Krisch’s Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlour, the meeting and eating spot of Massapequa since 1920! For over 93 years, we have been bringing Long Island families the very best in plain, old-fashioned, 50’s style fun!From classic ice cream sodas to crazy sundaes like the Super Sock Hop, our 35+ flavors of famous ice cream and toppings are sure to cool down any sweet tooth! On top of that, we have a huge selection of homemade desserts, confectionaries, pies and fine chocolates to make your event extra special. We are also a full-service restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Come dine in and enjoy retro burgers and fries, play the Lotto, and don’t forget to ask about our party room availability! Visit our website to sign up for the birthday club and money saving coupons, check out our online store to order your ice cream cake and chocolate lollipops, then take a step back in time with us at Krisch’s Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlour!
Write a Review

71 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    34
    22
    7
    3
    5
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
New York City, New York
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Krisch's reminds me of the type of ice cream parlor I went to in my childhood. There aren't many family-run businesses like this left. The food is homemade, the portions are generous and the ambiance is nostalgic - think 1950's diner. The menu is huge and the selections diverse. You can order most any sandwich on a pretzel roll, which... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Massapequa, New York
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Old fashioned at it's best. An ice cream parlor, but also so much more. A great meal any time of day. Reasonable prices and homemade quality. Love to browse the chocolate selection at Easter. You can't go wrong.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Massapequa, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

People and the service are great. The food is very good. It is "Dinner" type food, not fancy but tastes great. The dessert ( Ice Cream ) quality and selection is what brings me to Kirsch's. The last time I went was to bring my three grand daughters. They loved it. They want to go again. ASAP

Was this review helpful? Yes
Syosset, NY
Top Contributor
138 reviews 138 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

And today's youth too. Really really popular ice cream parlor and luncheonette. But popularity has not diminished the experience - always comfy. At a perfect little nexus of of a "downtown"-like Massapequa, convenient to all. Any fountain treat any way you like it. High quality ice cream. Some of the best whipped cream I've had and very generously applied. And... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Had the deluxe breakfast wrap, it was very good! The service was also very good! The atmosphere had a fun 1950s vibe and it has been around for a long time. I will definitely be back.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Massapequa, New York
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Right on Central Avenue and two blocks north of the Massapequa train station, this has been known to be a hangout of some of the acting Baldwin brothers... Really good ice cream and a great place for a great sandwich as well.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Massapequa, New York
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Krisch's has a great breakfast menu but their home fries are some of the best on Long Island. They offer breakfast/lunch/dinner. Their selection is typical of a diner but the quality is much better. They also have homemade ice cream in approximately 30 flavors with all the options of the soda fountains from the 50/60's. Service is good to excellent... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Massapequa Park, New York
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

Took the family out for some ice cream. This place was like an ice cream shop from the 50s. So retro ! So many flavors to choose from. The small sundae is huge so if you order large, will be very filling. I got mint chocolate chip with peanut butter sauce and hot fudge. Pure heaven, great homemade chocolate. Wait... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Columbia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Iconic Place - serves up a great burger & ice cream - made on premises. House made chocolates are pretty good too. Check them out during Easter for larger selection. Home Made pies for Thanksgiving are fantastic too.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Plainview, New York
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

First visit to Krischs in Massapequa, NY...what an adorable stroll down memory lane.. Ice cream parlour with old fashioned counter and great tables... There was every kinds of candy available to purchase- wrapped and unwrapped..... But..... The best part of this visit was the homemade ice cream-- Rich, creamy , delicious --- and sooo many flavors.... Their ice cram menu... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Krisch's also viewed

Massapequa, Long Island
Massapequa, Long Island
 
Massapequa, Long Island
 

Been to Krisch's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Krisch's

Address: 11 Central Ave, Massapequa, NY 11758
Phone Number: +1 516-797-3149
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Massapequa
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 7:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: American, Ice Cream

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

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Krisch's 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?