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Meyer Dairy

2390 South Atherton Street, State College, PA 16801
(814) 237-1849
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Ranked #5 of 211 restaurants in State College
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Jul 21, 2014
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Sterling, Virginia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Locally owned dairy farm offers made-on-premises ice cream and Mexi-Hots (chili dogs) at bargain prices. I grew up 1 mile from this place and visit every time I return to my hometown. Much better than the over-marketed Penn State University Creamery ... Strawberry is wonderful, and Mint Chocolate Chip is a long-time favorite.

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Delaware, Ohio, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

The ice cream is how I remember it; plentiful and delicious. Folks were outside the door waiting for a scoop of heaven on a hot summer afternoon; mine was chocolate marshmallow. My single scoop cup was so full I shared with a friend. I'd been away 30+ years and they didn't disappoint me; thanks!

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Baltimore
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This place has been here for years, and never let's us down. Great Ice Cream. Not sure how the food is, only get ice cream here.

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Eagle River, Alaska
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

We loved Meyer Dairy! It's on the opposite side of State College from Penn State so you never get the football weekend crowds, so that's a massive plus (if you want to stand in line for ice cream, you may as well go to The Creamery with all the alumni). Their ice cream is fantastic, but we really liked their... More

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Pittsburgh
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76 reviews 76 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Meyers is a throwback to the old ice cream parlor days. Family owned for generations, they have their own farm and make most of their fare. People in the area have been coming for their milk, cheese and ice cream forever. Ah, the ice cream! It's some of the best out there. The range of flavors is amazing; and the... More

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Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Meyer's has some of the best ice cream in all of Centre County. They also have milk in glass jars along with an assortment of teas, juices and fruit punch. They also serve burgers hotdogs and the like along with some snack items. They also have other dairy products such as eggs and cheese. The service has always been excellent... More

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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103 reviews 103 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

this is a great local dairy and creamery. the ice cream is fresh and tasty. they also have very good milk, eggs and butter. my kids love their chocolate milk. credit cards are not accepted. cozy local spot. we go all of the time.

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, USA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

I.ve been going to Meyer Dairy since about 1970. We stopped after the PSU hockey game last night. I had a small black raspberry ice cream cone; it was huge and delicious. It would be nice if they would give you two flavors on a small cone; Still, it was a great value and excellent ice cream.

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Pennsylvania, United States
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72 reviews 72 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
348 helpful votes 348 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

The ice cream is the best in the area. Not made with a bunch of fillers, hormones, and additives. I'm really tired of the Creamery. Best to support local businesses not state run dairies.

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State College, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

I get my milk at Meyer Dairy and love knowing that my milk comes from cows who live just a mile from my home! I also was a whole milk only devotee. I had to switch to skim after an illness and couldn't drink it -- it looked and tasted like white water -- till I tasted Meyer Dairy's skim... More

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