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Ted Drew's Frozen Custard

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Address: 6726 Chippewa St, on the former Route 66, Saint Louis, MO 63109-2533
Phone Number: (314) 481-2652
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Yummy!

Always a must visit when in St Louis. I've had custard at other places but this is some of the best. So many choices it's hard to decide.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Springfield, Missouri, United States
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Springfield, Missouri, United States
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Always a must visit when in St Louis. I've had custard at other places but this is some of the best. So many choices it's hard to decide.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

There are a lot of Frozen Custard shops around these days. Each place has their own recipe and most are very good. I don't mind driving to Ted Drewes to support an old iconic business. They've made it work for a long time and I haven't been disappointed yet.

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Thank STLRoadGlide
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15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best custard period with lots of great combinations like apple pie custard or Strawberry Shortcake. There's a whole dizzying list of choices. Most locals end up with a favorite they stick to. The crowds wait in long lines that move quickly. Must try if you're visiting STL. Always a policeman nearby to keep things in order.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I heard about this place on the today show and I had to find it. It wasn't hard to find and the parking lot was small but people were coming and going. This is located on the old Route 66 road. There was a line out side the windows where you place your order. They also have a large menu... More 

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Sylva, North Carolina
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What's not to like about this St. Louis frozen custard favorite. Enough choices for everyone, and a 60 cent cone for toddlers or those who just want a taste. Exceptionally friendly service.

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Thank Steve S
Louisville, Kentucky
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

We stopped by here on our way down Route 66 to try the "concretes". We arrived before they opened and no one seemed to be around, but right when the "open" sign came on, people seemed to come out of the woodwork to get some famous frozen custard. Stop by here, you will NOT be disappointed.

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Thank Drew R
Saint Louis, Missouri
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Please make the time to go here! You will love it! Several different things to choose from and the concretes are awesome! The atmosphere is fun too! They have reasonable prices as well!

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Thank rfleming04
Brookfield
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

no matter how long the lines, no matter how long it takes, we will wait forever if we have to, to order the Yummy ice cream dishes at Ted Drew's. this time we enjoyed Cardinal Sin, Turtle, Mint Oreo Sundays. So Good!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! PS if you see a crowd don't panic, as the service is fast and very friendly

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Thank mlewis600
Missouri
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70 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

This is famous in St. LOUIS and the crowds are witness to this fact. I visited with my sister and two youngest grandchildren. We had spent four hours at the Zoo and thought this would help us cool off. I ordered the lemon crumb frozen custard. Maybe I was just too tired but all I tasted was bananas and crust.... More 

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Thank Sharon B
Cincinnati, Ohio
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

I love this place. A total hole in the wall with the BEST custard in the world. Everything is delicious! Right on historic Route 66.

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