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Bev's Ice Cream

2911 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3515
+1 804-204-2387
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Ranked #45 of 1,278 restaurants in Richmond
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Dessert, Ice Cream
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dessert
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English first
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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

If you are looking for unique flavors in ice cream than this is probably the place for you. I have to give them hats off for the uniqueness of the shop, the different distinctive flavors they create, and of course being in Carytown. I tried the rum raisin which had some wonderful flavors to it and my partner had the... More

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Long Island, New York
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69 reviews 69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

For some reason I had never heard of Bev's before this summer, but I was missing out! I have been twice and had delicious flavors both times (Mocha Almond and Espresso Oreo). The staff is very nice and the prices are reasonable. Bev's is a great alternative to the frozen yogurt craze.

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Henrico, Virginia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My husband and I were walking around Carytown for the first time on Saturday afternoon. We really wanted ice cream, but all we found at first was a frozen yogurt chain. But then we started seeing people walked toward us with ice cream. We asked someone and found out about Bev's and were glad we waited! I am very particular... More

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South Carolina
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54 reviews 54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Not only was the service poor--no hello, no 'thank you' but our chocolate ice cream had ice chunks--not supposed to!! I used to make ice cream for a PT job I had years ago in undergrad...so we won't be back.

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Waterloo, Indiana
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408 reviews 408 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
229 helpful votes 229 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Located in the shopping area known as Carytown this little ice cream shop is big on flavor. I mean lots of flavors with unusual combinations. Wish we lived close by to try them all! Their sign on the street intrigued me with the Mexi-Cali chocolate flavor. I wasn't sure about trying so they gave me a sample. Umm, not bad.... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We were walking the street when we came across this place. I had the "Espresso Oreo" flavor and it just hit the spot!! Loved it, just perfect! Definitely a must try!

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Washington,DC
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108 reviews 108 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Came here based on high TripAdvisor reviews and was blown away. Delicious homemade ice cream, fudge and whipped cream. Wow. Just go!

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Richmond, Virginia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Yogurt has taken over, and its harder to find real ice cream. So, thank goodness this place exist. When in carytown, skip the yogurts, and go to the local place. On my love it list.

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Richmond, Virginia, USA
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49 reviews 49 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

Bev's is a local institution. The ice cream is made in house and is everything you would expect in a fresh frozen confection. The staff is friendly and attentive and Bev can often be found behind the counter making sure things are running smoothly. Bottom line- eat local and be happy an content.

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Suncoast Florida
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96 reviews 96 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Busy little ice cream place on Cary St. Bev's changes flavors often and comes up with some great special items. We tried the glazed donut ice cream, which was yummy. Prices are reasonable. Be prepared to stand in line

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