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Stephan's Sugar Shack

40 East Main Street, Luray, VA 22835
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Ranked #22 of 34 Restaurants in Luray
Price range: $3 - $5
Sun 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon - Thu 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Dessert, Ice Cream
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Description: A must destination for both visitors and locals. Stephan's Sugar Shack is a beach theme ice cream parlor, complete with a sand and sea shells that is truly one of a kind. Over 50 flavors of ice cream (Hershey's and Dippin Dots) and Italian Ice are served by a friendly staff while the best songs from summers past play in the background. Products include milk shakes, floats, sundaes, cones, and our famous ice cream pies.
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English first
McLean, Virginia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

My family came in for ice cream right as they were closing and the owner stayed open and made us feel right at home and didn't rush us a bit. Great hospitality, great service. Very clean place and my kids loved the bright, fun ambience! And the ice cream was delicious and very big servings - what more could you... More 

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Clarkesville, Georgia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013 via mobile

How does this place have good reviews? What a waste of money! The outside was dirty, the inside was dirty, the staff was just kind of there. Not to mention the ice cream is overpriced. What a disappointment after a great lunch at the Artisan Grille. Wish we had stayed there for dessert instead!

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Orlando, FL
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50 reviews 50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

After a disappointing lunch over at Gathering Grounds, we walked across the street to the Sugar Shack. To our surprise, they had a large selection of Hershey's ice cream in some really tasty sounding flavors. It was hard to choose, but we finally settled on a couple one scoop cones, which were huge for around the $3 price. We left... More 

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Baker, WV
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

After hiking 4 hours on Massanutten Mountain (Bird Knob trail), dropping into Lurray and getting a refreshing double cone from Steven was tops. So was the clean and accessable bathroom (after 4 hours of hiking in 85F temp's)! You're the man! Oscar

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Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2011

We were on our way out and passed by Stephan's Sugar Shack. The staff was great and the beach scene set up with unexpected and pleasant. I'm really writing this because the options took us by surprise. We had two servings each...one of Hershey and one of Italian Ice but we'll come back for the Dippin Dots. Good stuff...highly recommend... More 

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Additional Information about Stephan's Sugar Shack

Address: 40 East Main Street, Luray, VA 22835
Phone Number: 540-743-4777
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Luray
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 3 - 5
Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Dessert, Ice Cream

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