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Lappert's Ice Cream

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Ice Cream, Hawaiian
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4425 Ala Kalanikaumaka, Kukuiula Shopping Village, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756
(808) 742-1272
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6:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
We went back 3 times in 5 days!!!

This place has DELICIOUS ice cream and gelato!! We didn't have a flavor we didn't like, but especially loved the Nene Tracks with caramel, peanut butter cups, etc. Just thinking about it makes me want some. The salted caramel peanut butter gelato was amazing too. Then there was the mango... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
Cheryl M
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Madison, Wisconsin
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Takeout
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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Madison, Wisconsin
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW

This place has DELICIOUS ice cream and gelato!! We didn't have a flavor we didn't like, but especially loved the Nene Tracks with caramel, peanut butter cups, etc. Just thinking about it makes me want some. The salted caramel peanut butter gelato was amazing too. Then there was the mango sherbet, the cookies and cream ice cream, the strawberry ice... More 

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Tumwater, Washington
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94 reviews 94 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

Great customer service and fresh made ice cream with an island flair make Lappert's a must have when in Kauai. I had the Kauai coffee, macadamia nut, coconut, fudge ice cream. It was exceptional. They have a wide selection of baked goods, treats, milkshakes, and the best ice cream on the island. I will definitely be back!

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Kansas City, Missouri
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I didn't realize this was a chain when I first heard of this place, but you can find them scattered throughout Kauai. I had Kauai pie (which I had read you must try) and coconut caramel Mac nut. They do 1/2 scoops (which was great). I got to try two ice creams, but only ended up w 1 total scoop.... More 

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Hudson, Wisconsin
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Coconut macadamia nut fudge equals AWESOME!!! Caramel one isn't bad either. Flavored to please everyone. Even had cookies to appeal to my 4 year old who doesn't love ice cream. I had a cookie myself one day and it was good. Only complaint is that sometimes they sell out of flavors. That's a bummer but not a deal breaker for... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Coconut Caramel Macadamian in a waffle cone........can't get any better. Sat and ate the amazing blend while listening to the live music on the mall....heaven

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Stopped in for a snack. The Kauai Pie ice cream was amazing! Kona Lava Java was really good as well. White chocolate macadamia nut was awesome! Lots of other flavors to choose we did not try ...yet. We will be back! Service was excellent as well!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

I have trouble shelling out almost 8 bucks for a couple of scoops of ice cream in a cone, but that didn't stop me from going back a second time on my 2 week trip. Worth a stop. Yummy ice cream!!

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Kirkland, WA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

People come from far and wide to this place for the great tasting ice cream, and it's great! The service is fantastic, however the crow flow seems a little counterintuitive to the system. Sometimes you can stand and wait for a while, until you can find someone behind the counter smiling at you and ready to take your order. Sweet... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

This was our first trip to Lappert's and it won't be our last. It is a little on the higher end spend-wise, but it is a real treat and worth every penny! I had one scoop of the Kona Java Lava and it was to die for!!! Environment was clean, nice area to sit outside.

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Urbandale
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69 reviews 69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We visited this place multiple time during our vacation for their ice cream. We have stopped there at this location on other trips to this area. My husband loves their chocolate macadamia nut and I like the caramel macadamia nut. There are lots of flavors and many other choices for desserts too.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4425 Ala Kalanikaumaka, Kukuiula Shopping Village, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Koloa
  • Phone Number: (808) 742-1272

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Ice Cream, Hawaiian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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