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“Best Ice Cream in SFO” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Norman's Ice Cream and Freezes

Norman's Ice Cream and Freezes
2801 Leavenworth St, Ste 40, San Francisco, CA 94133-1117 (Fisherman’s Wharf)
415-346-3046
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Ranked #44 of 5,052 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Ice Cream
Neighborhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
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Neighborhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
Denver, Colorado
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Best Ice Cream in SFO”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

This was the best ice cream we had during our trip! It's a hidden gem in The Cannery. Their Rocky Road is made with Walnuts, like it used to be made in the old days. Bring Cash.

Visited June 2013
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English first
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 34 cities Reviews in 34 cities
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
“It's just ice cream”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

I read the reviews of Norman's so I added it to the list of stops while visiting Fisherman's Wharf. We found it in the Cannery Bldg. It's a tiny ice cream shop with about 16 or so flavors. I got the coconut which was yummy but nothing spectacular. Not sure what others were raving about. If your in the mood for ice cream, stop in but don't make a special trip.

Visited June 2013
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Los Angeles, California
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6 restaurant reviews
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“Yummy”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Norman's ice cream is absolutely yummy. It's made fresh every day and you can taste that. There's a vast choice of tastes and they all are equally good.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Norman's Ice Cream”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013 via mobile

1st- its hard to find somebody nicer than Norman. He goes out of his way to accomodate. He Made sure we had water when we left and i enjoyed chatting with. Him. We walked a little over a mile for this Sundaie.

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London, United Kingdom
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“Great icecream”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

A small shop tucked away... But find it, this was the best icecream I've had in a long time 2 scoops with their chocolate sauce amazing.. Friendly service too

  • Visited June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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