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Tucker's Ice Cream

1349 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-4533
+1 510-522-4960
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (134 reviews)
“sundae” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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1349 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-4533
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1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice atmosphere...hometown feel for the entire family. A great place to have dessert, after movie ice cream and time to visit.More

Thank NginNgin
David L, Owner at Tucker's Ice Cream, responded to this review

We love having that hometown feel, and I'm so glad to hear you appreciate it! We always want our guests to have a great experience with us, and it's great to hear that you enjoy our ice cream. Whether you're coming by after a movie...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is the worst ice cream in Alameda after Cream! It taste fake and artificial. People seem to like it.. why I'll never know but what do kids know about good taste lol. Seriously, I just can't go here! I suggest skipping it!

Thank Juggernauttraveler
David L, Owner at Tucker's Ice Cream, responded to this review

I'm very disappointed to hear about your experience with us. Sincerely, Kate, Owner

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Only ice cream parlor on Park street. Ice cream good but need more people friendly staff. Love the sundaesMore

Thank D d
David L, Owner at Tucker's Ice Cream, responded to this review

While I'm glad to hear that you enjoy the ice cream and sundaes, I'm disappointed that you feel we could do a better job at making you feel welcome. Our team is always here to make sure you feel taken care of and we would...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a long time local ice cream shop and draws the locals as well as out of towners. Fits the town with an old fashioned look with great ice cream. Staff is friendly. My husband stops there on a regularly basis for an afternoon...More

Thank Judy W
David L, Owner at Tucker's Ice Cream, responded to this review

We love tourists and locals alike, Judy, and we're glad to hear that you always have a great experience with us. We'd love to welcome you and your husband back for that old fashioned treat anytime. Hope to see you soon, Kate, Owner

Reviewed 1 week ago

Can you think of a better idea than mixing wine and ice cream. It may not be everyone's choice, but it is a terrific idea and for those whose taste is in this direction, it is not only unique, but it satisfies two cravings at...More

Thank teddybeeear
David L, Owner at Tucker's Ice Cream, responded to this review

Thanks for stopping by! We'd love to welcome you back for more delicious ice cream soon. Best, Kate, Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hometown ice cream maker was owned by one family for two generations. The new owner faithfully follows the historic recipes while adding new flavors. You'll find a new favorite here. Creamy, delicious, family friendly, friendly staff and gives back to our community. Take a...More

Thank Cecilia C
David L, Owner at Tucker's Ice Cream, responded to this review

Thanks so much for this kind and thoughtful review, Cecilia! You're right -- it's so important for us to keep the historic vibe alive and I'm so glad you've been impressed with our newer flavors. Can't wait to have you join us again soon! Best,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here several times and never disappointed. Great ice cream and very charming! On the main drag in Alameda. Easy to find. Near everything.

Thank Jim D
David L, Owner at Tucker's Ice Cream, responded to this review

Love that you've always been impressed with our ice cream, Jim! Thanks so much for taking the time to write this -- hope to see you again soon. Best, Kate, Owner

Reviewed April 19, 2017

Not sure what else to say other than the ice cream is luscious but I did think the price for a single serving cone was a bit steep.More

1  Thank SparkyEstonia
David L, Owner at Tucker's Ice Cream, responded to this review

Love that you think our ice cream is luscious! Sorry the price wasn't what you were expecting, but we do think it's fair considering the great quality ingredients we use and all the time it takes to craft each flavor. Thanks so much for taking...More

Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

I'm not even a sweets person. It's fantastic. Say "hello" to Kate, an owner. I'm impatiently awaiting the pumpkin ice cream in the fall.

Thank 909Meeko
David L, Owner at Tucker's Ice Cream, responded to this review

I'm always happy to say hello -- so glad you love our sweets and I really appreciate you taking the time to write this! Can't wait until fall either. Hope to have you back again soon until then! Take care, Kate, Owner

Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Good thing the parking is tough or we would go there more often. Ice cream sundae are no brainer choice - delicious. Frozen bananas are great too.

Thank Maureen R
David L, Owner at Tucker's Ice Cream, responded to this review

You really can't go wrong with an ice cream sundae or some frozen bananas, Maureen! So glad you're a fan and I hope you'll join us again soon. Thank you! - Kate, Owner

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Meals
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1349 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-4533
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
  • Phone Number: +1 510-522-4960
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Description
At Tucker's Ice Cream, we specialize in rich and full-flavored old-fashioned super creamed ice cream, but we offer so much more! We're famous all over the Bay Area for our yogurt, sorbets and sherbets, fresh fudge, cookies & brownies, ice cream cakes and delicious baked cakes and cheesecakes available by the slice. It doesn't stop there! Come in and enjoy your treats along with our gourmet coffee, cappuccino, latte, espresso, Italian sodas and much more! We have been a part of Alameda's historic Park Street shopping district for over 70 years. We are dedicated to making a positive impact on the Alameda community in any way we can. We regularly host fundraisers for local schools. Come join us and help our community's education be the best it can be, while enjoying delicious ice cream.