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“Delicious Ice Cream for a Hot Day” 5 of 5 stars
Review of COWS Banff

COWS Banff
134 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada (Formerly Cows Ice Cream)
403 760 3493
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Ranked #14 of 128 Restaurants in Banff
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Ice Cream
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Takeout, Dessert
Calgary, Canada
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85 reviews 85 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
“Delicious Ice Cream for a Hot Day”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

We were given four ice cream vouchers by friends, and went to try this place. The store is always packed with people, on some days there were long line-ups for ice cream. The cones were delicious! Probably full of calories! The other side of the store sells very funny cow t-shirts that are parodies of well-known movies and funny situations.

Visited August 2012
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Austin, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Mooooo over calories!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

08/25/12 - 08/30/12 - Oh my goodness, this ice cream is awesome! I had the chocolate cone but i cant remember what flavor but it was good!!! I told my calories to move over cuz i didnt care!!! Mmmmm good! I recommend stopping by this one! They also have clothing of the Cows Ice Cream for adults and kiddos!

  • Visited August 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Minnesota
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14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
“Fun Ice Cream Shop”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

Be sure to stop in to Cows Ice Cream in Banff. The ice cream is great, and the kids loved looking at all the cow themed items, especially the shirts.

Visited August 2012
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York, PA
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105 reviews 105 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 34 cities Reviews in 34 cities
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
“Fun Place for premium ice cream in unique flavor combinations”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

We had never heard of Cows before this visit to Banff. Place was fun, ice cream was in unique flavor combos. One suggestion, creative names of the ice cream on the overhead board, do not really reflect what is in the flavor. To discover that requires bucking the line and the crowd to rear\dthe small description cards above each container. This seems to slow the line. But it did not keep us from visiting twice over a four night stay

  • Visited September 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Edmonton, AB
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Fluff N' Udder!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

Get the Fluff N' Udder Ice Cream with Waffle cone... ohhh so good!

This is a funny franchise from the East Coast; Ice cream and staff are awesome and the merchandise for sale is hilarious and worthwhile to check out!

Visited August 2012
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