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Farr Better Ice Cream

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Fast Food
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286 E 21st St, Ogden, UT 84401-0408
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout

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Best ice cream in historic place

Since I was a child, Farrs was a special treat. The no frills counter never changes. Farrs is a simple ice cream experience that remains exceptionsl.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Ogden, Utah
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Ogden, Utah
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Since I was a child, Farrs was a special treat. The no frills counter never changes. Farrs is a simple ice cream experience that remains exceptionsl.

Thank 60gh60
Ogden, Utah
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great ice cream and great atmosphere. Farr's ice cream is made in house and has been a staple in ogden for over 60 years. Stepping into the parlor is like stepping back into the 50's. Try the chocolate peanut butter ice cream

Thank dvly2k
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live in Ogden and come here all the time. I used to live in Logan and before I tried Farr's I didn't think anything could be better than Aggie Ice Cream. I was wrong!! Farr's is outstanding. Make sure you go to the shop across from the temple that has been there forever because there are other stores called... More 

Thank Laura L
Ogden, Utah
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

An Ogden institution. Best ice cream in Utah. Where else can you get green pineapple ice cream? My favorite is black walnut.

Thank Dean T
Ogden, Utah
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68 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

Don't go to Ogden without stopping at Farrs. Excellent ice c ream fair prices and usually friendly. Can be pretty busy at times and a little crowded.

Thank eqpics777
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

I loved the variety of flavors and the music that gave the place and old-timey feel. But the servers seemed overwhelmed and the store was cramped, with only about three tables to sit at. I'll definitely go again, though.

Thank john b
Great Falls, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

This place was amazing. The small town ice cream parlor feel. The flavors. The price was great. We'll definitely be coming back.

Thank Robbiolio
Kankakee, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

If you love ice cream, this is ice cream heaven. There are so many different flavors it is hard to choose. Farr's ice cream is an icon in the Weber valley. They have been making ice cream for more than 60 years so the quality and taste reflect their expertise. You won't be disappointed but plan extra time to go... More 

Thank Joan W
Ogden, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Don't miss going to Farr Better Ice Cream! Besides the best ice cream in Weber County, they make party slush for big parties. This place is always crowded but they handle it quickly.

Thank twopot
Ogden, Utah
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Looks just like it did when l was a kid. Best ice cream ever. Great place for families. Lots of items to choose from.

Thank Doug s

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 286 E 21st St, Ogden, UT 84401-0408
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Ogden
  • Phone Number: 801-393-8629

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Fast Food

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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