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Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream

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468 State Street, Madison, WI
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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The ice cream was good nothing special but good and a lot of favors to choose from. Good location near Capital.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 23, 2014
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Houston, Texas
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Houston, Texas
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

The ice cream was good nothing special but good and a lot of favors to choose from. Good location near Capital.

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Bensalem, Pennsylvania
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68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Based on reviews that I had read, I was expecting, at the very least, very good ice cream and perhaps even excellent ice cream. Well, it was merely good. It was kind of a disappointment, as we passed at least two other ice cream parlors that seemed busier than The Chocolate Shoppe. It makes me wonder if I'd have been... More 

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Sudbury, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My husband and I went here after dinner. Always have the hard choice of picking chocolate peanut butter or cookie dough so we each got one and shared. Ice cream is really rich and creamy. You really don't need a lot but it tastes so good you could eat a pint!

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Madison, WI
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The ice cream is great. The stores do not serve shakes after 9:30 pm. Don't expect to build an ice cream cone of your choice....one flavor per cone, no exceptions.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

What can I say? The ice cream is rich and delicious. They have so many flavors from which to choose. I am glad we do not live too close as I would not be able to resist the temptation.

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Chicago, Illinois
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106 reviews 106 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We love Chocolate Shoppe ice cream. They have several locations but also set up stands at local events. This weekend I took my 8 year old daughter to one of their newer locations -- a window front on Atwood Avenue. She wanted us to get a pint of the Choco Carmel Latte - it was incredible. We sat out back... More 

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lonerganmm
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

If you have any food allergies, this is a good place to stop. They have a list of food allergens in their ice creams that they will willingly share with you. I need to avoid lactose and nuts and my husband needs to avoid gluten. We were able to review their product lists to avoid our allergies. I had the... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Lots of flavors, friendly staff, you can have as many tastes as you want while you decide what to order. Creamy ice cream, fresh, standard flavors and quirky ones. And a great sign on the wall that says “if you want low-cal, eat carrots.” This is the real thing - rich, creamy, loaded with good stuff. We went twice in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Definitely good ice cream. We had three small one scoop items...cames to over $12. I will probably return...but might try a diff place first.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

This not for the faint if heart. Rich ice cream loaded with pure genius combinations. New favorite is "this $#!/ just got serious" with salted Carmel ice cream, fudge ripples, and cashews. They let you sample, it's hard to choose with all the options. While it's the best stuff on earth, one-scoop is enough.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 468 State Street, Madison, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Ice Cream

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