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Bruster's Real Ice Cream

1043 Old Cedar Bluff Rd, Knoxville, TN 37923-2284
865-691-3327
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Ranked #172 of 916 restaurants in Knoxville
Price range: $5 - $15
Cuisines: Dessert, Ice Cream
Good for: Outdoor seating
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Good for: Outdoor seating
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English first
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106 reviews 106 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

They have a great selection of ice creams and they would let you try any flavor you like. I wish it was a sit in place but unfortunately it's not. The smell of the freshly made waffle cones was to die for. Overall the ice cream was great and full of flavor. Enjoy!

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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66 reviews 66 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Date of Visit: Often Pros: Great ice cream, good service Cons: ? I have been wanting to review Brusters for a long time – this is our favorite ice cream shop (the franchise, not the location). I have eaten at three different locations (2 in TN, 1 in FL) and they are all great. They have a lot of flavor... More

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Tennessee
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

I have frequented Bruster's in Rocky Hill for several summers. It used to be delightful. My recent visits this year were both disappointing. On 7/28 I ordered a cone. The ice cream was very soft and a small scoop, just a slight rise above the top edge of the cone. Today 8/1 I ordered a sundae with 2 different flavors... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

Absolutely the best ice cream I've ever had. Made fresh daily. Huge variety of flavors. My personal favorite is Chocolate Raspberry Truffle. Banana Split's are so big you should really share one.

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Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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63 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

Best Ice Cream in town!! Nice people! Fun place! It gets a little crowded in the Summer time...but it's still a great place to get a fun treat!! LOVE IT!!!! We go all year!!

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11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

We had a large ice cream cake made for a special event. We were amazed at the beautiful decorating and how wonderful the cake and icecream stayed together. The manager, Amy, at the Rocky Hill location in Knoxville Tn. was so pleasant to work with, we really appreciated her time in helping us decide what to get for our event.... More

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Wise, Virginia
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9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

The family and I ate here on Tuesday, July 10, 2012. There were 7 of us and our total bill was around $28. I got a double scoop of Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough and it was simply amazing. My wife got the Raspberry Chocolate Chunk and the chocolate chunks were huge, nothing like the "chunks" in most store-bought ice cream.... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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75 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

good service, great ice cream. there's even some chairs for out door dining. also, diabetic friendly, sugar-free selections are available.

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34 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011 via mobile

This is by no 1 pick everything made fresh everyday it is just curb service I go out of my way to get a pint to go. My fav chocolate brownie chunk. Yummy

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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56 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2010

good stuff. ice cream is tasty and its great to stand outside and smell the waffle cones cooking while you wait.

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