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Handel's Homemade Ice Cream & Yogurt

6601 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188-7206
757-565-3003
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English first
Virginia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Checked the website first, it said open today 10 to 10. They sent an email saying they had peppermint stick back and it called to me for two days.... Got there at 8:10 and no one in site. Very disappointing!

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Minneapolis, MN
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83 reviews 83 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Went for a cone after dinner...there were so many flavors to choose from. My wife chose chocolate almond and I have black cherry large cones. They were huge and some of the best ice cream I have eaten. You other at a walk-up window and they have no indoor seating. The total with tax was over $9.00 but it was... More 

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This is our second trip to Williamsburg and our third trip to Handel's. We love all the unique ice cream flavors and the quality is terrific. Highly recommend! As a heads up, it's all outside with a few benches to sit on.

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New Jersey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Stopped on the way back from shopping. I'm always happy to find a place that makes it's own ice cream. They had interesting flavors besides the usuals. I had key lime ice cream which was excellent...halfway through I discovered there were graham cracker crumbs in it! Cool! I ordered a small dish, but the helping of ice cream was quite... More 

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Washington D.C
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

The ice cream is good and we do as a family enjoy going up their occasionally as an evening treat. But there are two things management needs to address: Cleanliness and Service. The outdoor area is frankly gross. The patio area and benches need a good power wash and the staff need to empty the trashcans much more regularly. Wiping... More 

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Williamsburg, Kentucky
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Great walk up ice cream shop. Was delightfully surprised at the larger than expected portions. Kids hex getting to sample flavors.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Delicious homemade icecream. Just wish there was indoor seating for a hot day. Reasonable prices. Loved the coconut cream pie flavor! Next time want to try the buckeye one.

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Galesburg KS
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Found this with the aid of a travel guide. When we got here it was busy and the customers were all smiles. We had thought it was a Mom & Pop type shop but now realize it's a chain. No differance to us..It was great ice cream and wonderful service.

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Emporia, Virginia, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We ended up having to eat in the car bc I wasn't able to hold/feed a 1 year old and eat my own ice cream. The prices are a little high but the ice cream was good. There was only one girl working the window & she wasn't the friendliest.

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Alpha, New Jersey
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I love finding homemade ice cream locations while on vacation, and Handels certainly didn't disappoint. They had so many flavor options and each of us was pleased with our choices. Highly recommend!

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Additional Information about Handel's Homemade Ice Cream & Yogurt

Address: 6601 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188-7206
Phone Number: 757-565-3003
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
Cuisine: Ice Cream

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