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Mile 90 Seward Hwy, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
907-783-1008
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yummy...great stop after driving in from Exit Glacier hike. We tried several "Alaskan" flavor a including a fireweed version. The two above were our favorites. Don't miss it!

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Thank abbysgranny
Rochester, New York
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67 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must go to because you can get and try fire-weed ice cream, and lots of different kinds of berry ice cream too. Nothing like this ice cream anywhere in the lower 48.

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Thank kdji30
Anchorage, Alaska
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87 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Ice Cream Shop has a great selection of good ice cream and sherbets, in portion sizes for all ages, and good espresso coffee too. Very friendly atmosphere and very accommodating staff.

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Thank hookedonBristolBay
Lynchburg, Virginia
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85 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I tried the fireweed-and-honey cream, while my family stuck to more typical options. We all agreed that the ice cream was delicious, and the servers could not have been nicer. If you get the munchies between Seward and Anchorage, this is the place to stop.

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Thank CareyMartin
Northern CA
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101 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Our family stopped in this ice cream shop after hiking the Winner Creek Trail. Yes, ice-cream was $3.50 per scoop, but we noticed that is about the price of any other ice cream shop in the places we traveled during our stay in AK. The ice cream was great. My favorite was the "Moosetracks" flavor. My husband and daughter enjoyed... More 

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Thank CAFamily
Seattle, Washington
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67 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

This is the only icecream shop in this area. The icecream was good if not great. It is a family run business and they've got some unique flavors. I had chocolate scoop and it was OK.

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Thank Hina91
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

There was a lively afternoon atmosphere when we arrived at the ice cream shop, and it was just an enjoyable summer experience to stop by. There were delicious looking flavors including Alaskan themed flavors like fireweed and honey and Alaskan wildberry.

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Thank wannabeAKan
Golden, Colorado
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

We love stopping for ice cream at the Ice Cream Shop. We really like the Maui Waui ice cream. It is like sherbert. Yum!

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Thank Natasha B
Anchorage, Alaska
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

The ice cream is hand made and like you will not find anywhere else. They have flavors for Alaska. They make the best shakes. Took the grandkids here for the first time and they loved it. When we have had visitors from the lower 48, we always stop here. It is also a great place for a rest stop on... More 

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Thank Kipp K
Huntington Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

The Polar Bear & Moose Tracks ice cream were delicious. The Cappuccino was also very good. The girls behind the counter were super fast, courteous and encouraged you to try any flavor before deciding. Prices are steep, but then again you get what you pay for, it is locally made ice cream.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mile 90 Seward Hwy, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage  >  Girdwood
  • Phone Number: 907-783-1008

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