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Ice Cream Heaven & Bar-B-Que Cafe

5890 Derry St, Harrisburg, PA 17111-4127
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Ranked #120 of 456 restaurants in Harrisburg
Most recent review
- Apr 15, 2014
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6 reviews from our community

66% Recommend
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English first
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Food is pretty good for an ice cream parlor. I've gone to lunch here several times, and they have some pretty good sandwiches, soups, and baskets in town. They're ice cream has the best selection in town. They are super friendly here. They also have outdoor seating, and a playground for children.

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Food was disappointing, service was good. We found the Original BBQ which is just a short drive from here to be much better.

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Mobile, Alabama
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49 reviews 49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Went there today and had the BBQ Beef, ended up getting a second one the first was so good. They have an awesome deck for sitting out and enjoying the open air. The staff is great and makes the whole thing enjoyable,!!

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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

I'm old enough to remember the BBQ Cottage restaurant on Front Street in Harrisburg, and must say that this place continues the great sandwiches we enjoyed there some years ago. This place is not a hang-out or cruising spot like the Cottage was, but the simple atmosphere and great service is what we like. The folks who operated this restaurant... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

Saw this what looked to be a nice little BBQ spot and what turned out to be a waste of time and money. I had the red pork sandwitch combo (which is bassicly just a normal pulled pork sandwitch) with the boardwalk fries they advertise having..and as the title says, dissapointed i was. They have signs screaming about their BBQ... More

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Harrisburg, PA
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88 reviews 88 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

This is a great place to take the kids for some casual "drive in" dinner and ice cream. There is an outdoor service window with picnic tables on the deck and a tiny indoor service counter with a few indoor tables. The kids enjoy the playground area . There are daily specials. They have the standard assortment of fries -... More

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