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1824 W Main St, Alhambra, CA 91801-1897
+1 626-282-6533
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

The flavors are fabulous and variety is seasonal and great. Too bad they only take cash. The location is good but parking is very limited for the Main Street is quite busy.

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Thank May H
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Once tasted, always wanted. Our favorite ice cream parlor in Alhambra. I try different flavor on every visit and so far I liked them all.

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Thank william g
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

The blueberry flavored ice cream was great. My favorite was the chocolate covered strawberry. If you get a sundae, make sure you're really hungry or be ready to share it with at least two more people.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

The ice cream is good but not the greatest I've tried. This is a very popular neighborhood hang out, it's so popular that they stay open until 11pm during the summer. A fun place to hang out and enjoy some dessert.

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Thank Creeping_Death_LA
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

If you live in the area, you must know about Fosselman's. If you are ice cream lovers like me, you will go to Fosselman's. When you walk in the store, it's like traveling back in time. Besides ice cream, they sell candies and cards too. The store has been in business for almost 100 years, all homemade ice cream. They... More 

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Thank elsiecpy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Their ice is so good, other ice cream shops in Southern California buy from them and sell it in their shops.

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Thank Y2047KJcarolh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Well have a good variety of different Sunday syrup flavor. You could never go wrong with a good old-fashioned fudge sundae with vanilla, with a cherry on top! The chocolate syrup is just at right temperature blend well of texture of the ice cream. But if you to try other flavors, there a lot of there other ice cream as... More 

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Thank Jimmy S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Love the ice cream there. They've been a local landmark for a very very long time. Presidents have ordered ice cream and jellybelly's from this family owned ice cream parlor😘🍦

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Thank Tracy Lea F
San Gabriel, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

Yes this is the original Fosselmans sold in restaurants and grocery stores. Their Dark chocolate rocks and wins awards all the time.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

If you're out here for the Rose bowl and smart enough to not stay in an overprice Pasadena hotel, Alhambra is a good close spot to choose. Plus the Asian restaurant selections are better and less crowded. Fosselman's is a great place in the summer for some good ice cream... I like the classic Dutch chocolate but they also have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1824 W Main St, Alhambra, CA 91801-1897
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alhambra
  • Phone Number: +1 626-282-6533

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?