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Carmen & David's Creamery

25 North Prince St, Lancaster, PA 17603
717 393 2015
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Ranked #2 of 500 restaurants in Lancaster
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Dessert, Ice Cream
Good for: Families with children
Description: Homemade ice cream in the heart of historic downtown Lancaster Pennsylvania
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Good for: Families with children
Description: Homemade ice cream in the heart of historic downtown Lancaster Pennsylvania
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English first
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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113 reviews 113 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Finally tried Carmen and David's Creamery after hearing great things about it. So glad that we did. Their ice cream was delicious and we had great service. It was just pricey compared to other ice cream places that we frequent.

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NYC
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69 reviews 69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

My daughter has a peanut allergy so whenever we travel I am always extra concerned about what she eats and even more so when it comes to desert which I typically have her skip. Well i am glad we didnt skip this place. I walked in on a Saturday night with a line out the door and told the girl... More

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Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Love this place. Be prepared for a long line if you are visiting on a First Friday of the month. Love that they make their own ice cream. Best Cookies and Cream EVER! I consider myself an ice cream expert!! Wanna try something new? Plenty of new things to try... And I love that they have water available (self-serve) for... More

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Pleasant Gap, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We have been here several times now, very consistent product. Read on for more, but I'll save you some time and say this is the best ice cream that we've ever had. -Atmosphere/Service- Located in downtown, parking can be a challenge, but it is worth it. Park in the parking garage on Prince Street just north of the creamery for... More

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York, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We had just had lunch and were looking for something sweet when we happened on Carmen and David's Creamery. That make the ice cream on site, had over 30 flavors including a sugar free butter pecan which I thoroughly enjoyed. We had a single scoop which is the equivalent to two anyplace else. Located right across from the Fulton Theatre.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The best ice cream I've ever had! I asked the girl behind the counter her favorite... toasted coconut... I have to say, I agree with her :) they allow you to get three mini scoops for the price of one regular. So I tried the dark chocolate, which came in a close second and the salted caramel which was equally... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This place has the bet ice cream of any parlor you'll ever go to. So many rare flavors and exotic drinks to choose from. I come as often as I can

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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131 reviews 131 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We stopped in here just because we were walking by! It was such a great surprise. Great flavors and really delicious ice cream!

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Indiana, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Our son attends college in the area and suggested this ice cream shop while we were visiting him. When we arrived around 9PM on a Saturday night the line was very long-- maybe 20 guests ahead of us. While we waited we took in the very interesting surroundings. They had several games out on tables that families could play, the... More

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Newark
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Amazing ice cream! My husband and I had cones here and SO enjoyed them. He had the pretzel cone and didn't like that so much, but the ice cream was great! My waffle cone was super! You have to try this place when in Lancaster! Nice atmosphere, also.

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