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1101 Pacific Ave Ste B, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-7506
+1 831-216-6421
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San Luis Obispo
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78 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm going to pay Mission Hill Creamery the highest compliment I can give- their ice cream doesn't bother my stomach. I'm really sensitive to dairy and if an ice cream isn't made with quality ingredients then I pay for it later. I've been able to eat a delicious waffle cone with heavenly scoops of quality ice cream with absolutely no... More 

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Thank MissPea1978
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear MissPea1978, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner More 

Level Contributor
36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Creamy, delicious ice cream with some different flavors. My son had the cookie monster which he loved! It can be served in bowl with a waffle chip. Best of both according to him, since he couldn't decided between the bowl and waffle cone. In a very nice location for wandering around shops and close to the boardwalk.

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Thank Cory M
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear Cory M, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner More 

santa cruz
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed April 2, 2017

I live in Santa Cruz County. We are so lucky to have, at this time 2017 three ice cream makers. Of the three, Mission Hill is by far the best. The store it always a block further then I think it is and a couple blocks further then the other Ice cream makers. My advice, keep walking, find it, it... More 

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Thank Anne w
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear Anne w, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner More 

Oakdale, California
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed January 19, 2017

If you like odd flavors or are more willing to try something a little different. I tried the pomegranate berry sorbet I believe. It was delicious. The perfect blend of sweet and tart, icy and creamy. The person who served us was amazing. I wish I'd caught their name! The place was extremely, and I do mean EXTREMELY, crowded but... More 

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Thank C M
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear C M Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We are sorry that the prices seem high to you. We can assure you it all goes into the product and we simply couldn't make the same quality products with lesser ingredients. We... More 

Sacramento, California
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118 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

I love ice cream and this is a great stop in Santa Cruz. I highly recommend the 4 scoop mini sampler. The flavors choices fit all types profiles. We really enjoyed the pumpkin, Turkish coffee, salted caramel, and the banana with chocolate peanut butter cookie mash. Great place.

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Thank whatupdude
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear whatupdude, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner More 

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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Simply cannot be beat for quality and exciting flavors. Do not miss indulging while your hanging out downtown.

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Thank John N
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear John N, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner More 

California
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91 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

The ice cream here is top quality, with a large number of inventive flavors, free samples galore, and delicious house-made waffle cones. I love their mini scoops -- perfectly sized for a relatively guilt/-free treat!

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Thank olive2eat
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear olive2eat, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner More 

Galway, Ireland
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381 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed September 27, 2016

Amazing scoops, amazing ice cream, amazing peanut butter homemade cookie. I loved this small town and this place is amazing. The staff with piercings and short hair is a great staff.

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Thank Nany M
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear Nany M, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowUserReviews-g33048-d4080395-r422933631-Mission_Hill_Creamery-Santa_Cruz_California.html# More 

Santa Cruz, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Dave and his local crew know how to serve up the best and most interesting ice cream ! Service is always great and with a smile...not something you always get in SC. The vanilla (POV)is so good !

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Thank keanesurf
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear keanesurf, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowUserReviews-g33048-d4080395-r422933631-Mission_Hill_Creamery-Santa_Cruz_California.html# More 

Nazareth, Pennsylvania
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301 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Had the best strawberry ice cream I've ever tasted here. They use in-season fruits so the ice cream really tasted like a strawberry. Turkish coffee was amazing too. I only wished for dark chocolate peanut butter. Service was friendly and efficient.

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Thank sjc43
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear sjc43, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowUserReviews-g33048-d4080395-r413335782-Mission_Hill_Creamery-Santa_Cruz_California.html# More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$3 - $14
Cuisine
Italian, French, Mexican, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 Pacific Ave Ste B, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-7506
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-216-6421
Description
No Hype - Just Great Ice Cream since 2010. Now Featuring Intelligentsia Coffee, Confections Made On-Site, Pies, Cookies, and a Great Selection of Hot and Cold Beverages.

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