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Trowbridge's

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316 N Court St, Florence, AL
+1 256-764-1503
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (85 reviews)
“chili dog” (20 reviews)
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316 N Court St, Florence, AL
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31 - 40 of 207 reviews

Reviewed December 19, 2016

Its rare to see a cute little burger and shake place like this, but I love that it's still here! I grew up in this town and this is one of the most historic locations and delicious food that anyone can enjoy!

Thank Lorna B
Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

Great place to eat on a budget Banana sandwiches Chicken salad Coca Cola Glass Bottles Friendly and a history visit because many famous people have been there. Resteraunt has been in Florence for years. Great place

Thank Stacey E
Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

The only thing on the menu that has changed in 100 years is the prices. We had a simple lunch and an "oh my gosh" for desert. For two people who grew up on bologna sandwiches, it was a nostalgic, pleasant lunch.

Thank Chauntiel C
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

We went there on our trip to Florence. It is like stepping back in time. All we had this trip were sundaes. But amazing. Great atmosphere. Such a cool place. Definitely worth a stop and visit.

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

This place has been in business since before I went to college here in the 80's and really hasn't changed. Even the prices seem to be about the same as they were in the 80's. The sandwiches are great (especially the homemade pimento cheese) and...More

Thank de410
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Take a step back in time from the moment you walk into this charming, old fashioned soda shop. The decor is wonderfully retro and the prices are too! Although famous for its orange pineapple ice cream, this cute shop offers plenty of other favors along...More

Thank Kmosean
Reviewed September 27, 2016

This is one of our favorite places. It is small but quick service and the prices are cheap, cheap, cheap. It has been kept as original as possible and the homemade pimento cheese is a must. (I suggest buying a to go container.) The prices...More

Thank EMW422
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

The Internet search for best dessert in Florence, brought me to this old timey ice cream parlor. We're only in town for the day so I only have time for the best. I love milkshakes so I got my standard vanilla. I don't know if...More

Thank kkibby43
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Trowbridge's has a long history of success. Awesome soda shop! Famous for its hotdogs and ice cream, everything is good. When both of my children were in the oven, I kept Trowbridge's in business with my hotdog cravings. To this day (45 yrs later) I...More

Thank PLR9999
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

This place totally takes you back to your youth in a very small town. I had a pimento cheese sandwich and an ice cream cone and my bill was $4.50. I'm not sure you can get an ice cream cone anywhere in the world for...More

Thank Margaret572long
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 N Court St, Florence, AL
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 256-764-1503
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