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Handel's Ice Cream & Yogurt

2310 S Queen St, York, PA 17402
(717) 741-1300
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Ranked #25 of 384 Restaurants in York
Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Dessert
Most recent review
- Aug 15, 2014
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English first
York, Pennsylvania
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82 reviews 82 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Ice cream is excellent but service is sooo slow. Very poorly run business. There is often several people in the back and only 1 person waiting on people. This business forgot that above all you need a good product but you also need impeccable service. We had a young kid the last couple of times that was so slow...he took... More

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22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

You cannot go wrong with Handels. They give you a decent amount with every size and every flavor we have tried has been awesome!!!

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York, Pennsylvania
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65 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

If you are looking for richer and more expensive ice cream than the typical soft serve, you will like Handel's. The selection of ice cream flavors could change more often but I love the chocolate pecan. My favorite was chocolate almond buttercreme but they haven't had that flavor for years. Strawberry shortcake is a special flavor this month an fit... More

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Nashua, NH
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

After a few hours of laborious work we decided an ice cream was in order and stumbled upon Handel's. I had coconut cream pie and my husband had black raspberry. Both were outstanding! I had bits of coconut and what I think was pie crust in mine and my husbands black raspberry had raspberry truffles bits in it. He LOVED... More

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York, Pennsylvania
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3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013 via mobile

The hot apple dumpling and chocolate brownie horricane are my favorite at Handels!!! Many unique flavors and a lot of ice cream for the money.

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York, Pennsylvania
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We go here all the time, and when my dad is in town, he ALWAYS wants to go here! It's rare that I've tried something I didn't like. Their seasonal flavors are good, and you can always count on certain flavors being there. They are a chain, but the only one I know of in this part of PA. I... More

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Baltimore, MD
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54 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

This is where you want to go for ice cream in York! Don't even think about the decision--just go there! We have been going here for years and it is truly fantastic. The latest treat was what I got in this last trip - Handel's Thin Mint Pop, which in Thin Mint ice cream dipped into probably the best semi-sweet... More

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Dallastown, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews 34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

Handel's has the best ice cream in York - I love any of the flavors that include caramel - Pecan Praline is my favorite by far. Lke one reviewer said the service is slow. But I can forgive that because you always get what you pay for - if you buy a pint you get a pint of ice cream... More

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York, Pennsylvania
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82 reviews 82 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013 via mobile

Ice cream is good but they don't change flavors except for flavor of month. They have lines because there is usually one person waiting on window and two people goofing off doing nothing.

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Paciano, Italy
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76 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

Handel's has keyed in on good-quality ice cream and has done a good job of delivering the product. Stopping there is reminiscent of the many stops we made at ice cream places while I was growing up in the 60's. It's walk up service and the young people that work there are well-trained to be efficient and friendly. Orders are... More

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