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San Francisco Creamery Co.

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1370 Locust St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4512
(925) 926-0228
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I used to live in Walnut Creek a few years ago, and this was my fave ice cream place! Their small size scoop can be shared between 2 people. They also serve burgers, soups, and sandwiches, which are made fresh when you order. The servers are very friendly.

Thank JB B
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

We had a large lunch that day so while having dinner with family we decided to just share a caesar salad and then a large sundae. The salad had almost no flavor. We got a three scoop sundae. The scoops were huge, but the main taste was cold. Two of the flavors were with nuts....couldn't taste any and one was... More 

Thank Sanda E
Martinez, California
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

I LOVE THE SMELL OF ICECREAM! The smell alone does it for me. My kids loved eating mac and cheese and burgers there. I love the smell of the restaurant and the ice cream is fabulous!

Thank Dawn R
Walnut Creek, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Only had ice cream cones here, but great ice cream and generous portions. On hot day there are lines. Looks like good sundaes & malts also,

Thank Alan P
Durham, United Kingdom
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207 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

We went here for a late night ice cream after my son in law saw it on Man Versus Food. Personally I don't go for the "how much can you eat" culture, but the quality of the ice creams is unquestionably excellent here. All portions are good, so order wisely. There are signature dishes, and all looked great. We went... More 

Thank Philip H
Durham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Having seen this ice cream shop on man vs food, we have to make a visit to the creamery since we were staying locally on our trip from the uk. We were certainly not disappointed!! We showed up and the restaurant was full. We were told 15 mins wait, but we were given a table in 10. Water was brought... More 

Thank JessieR555
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Just visited the creamery with my family. Very well priced for the portion sizes, amazing selection and great service. I'll keep this short and sweet It's perfect I'd go back and I'd recommend it to friends :)

Thank Marin_Redhead
Brookings, Oregon
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348 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

we met a vegetarian friend for lunch and she had another place in mind. but after some checking on google for places to eat, we suggested this creamery. it worked out perfectly. there was something for each of us. we're not into the trendy, gourmet eateries, so san francisco creamery had my kind of menu. i'd been craving a chicken... More 

Thank dmc50
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

Great ice cream treats in giant portions. Sundaes are huge; I recommend sharing if you are not absolutely starving.

Thank Sanjay G
Concord, CA
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

This place has amazing ice cream dishes. "The kitchen sink" is an 8 scoop (and when I say scoop, it's more like a 3 person serving about the size of a softball), 8 topping enormous sundae. It's big enough for a large family to share and still not finish.... There is a challenge if you can finish the whole thing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1370 Locust St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4512
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Walnut Creek
  • Phone Number: (925) 926-0228

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