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Glacier Homemade Ice Cream & Gelato

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5166 N Nevada Ave Ste 100, Colorado Springs, CO 80918-8705
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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49 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our trip to Glacier. The customer service was excellent. We were encouraged to try samples to see what we really liked best. I assumed I would get an ice cream but when I tried the gelato I was shocked at how rich it was. I was also surprised at how reasonably priced it was. I will definitely... More 

Thank Mimi D
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here several times and I am never disappointed. I had caramel toffee and my daughter had the raspberry sorbet. Highly recommend!

Thank Julia K
Dallas, Texas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

Stopped off here for a sweet treat to end our trip. Extremely pleased and surprised! Service was so amazing my husband who doesn't normally tip at places like this left a tip!! Choices of flavor and variety were abundant for both gelato and regular ice cream. We were all pleased and would go again!

Thank hood011
Addison, Texas
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016

After hiking, we stop by this place and this place is awesome. Nice place to relax and enjoy the amazing homemade ice cream and gelato. two thumbs up!!!!!!! I wish i buy it to go..

Thank zc88
Saint Charles, Missouri
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Delicious gelato and friendly staff...Definitely worth stopping in if you're nearby and worth going out of your way for, too!

Thank Doug_J_MO
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270 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

As a native Oklahoman, I must be spoiled by Braum's Ice Cream and Dairy Store. While the service was incredibly gracious, especially with our crew, the ice cream was merely average. It was tasty but didn't stand out. They did have a little play area for the kids, which was a nice touch.

Thank DukeOKC
Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

Very creamy flavored ice cream and gelato flavors. A favorite of my grandsons and me. Ten years ago, my grandsons who are from Boulder CO opined that this was best ice cream in the world. Besides a large assortment of flavors, they also serve sundaes, milkshakes, etc. Comes close to homemade ice cream!

Thank John P
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

My brother was in town visiting, and after going out for dinner, we decided to stop by this place. My husband had an Entertainment coupon for 50% off too. The customer service was top notch. My children really enjoyed their selections. The décor and ambiance is bright and fun! We will be back!

Thank tloliv
Kansas City, Missouri
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016

Great service and dessert. The shop was very clean and offered a wide variety of products including ice cream, gelato, shakes, coffee etc.

Thank WillTravel33
Colorado Springs
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

Stopped by here last night after eating nearby. It was wonderful :) We stuck with the ice cream on this visit. My wife got the Death by Chocolate, which she said was amazing. I got the Key Lime Pie, and I'll say it tasted just like a piece of Key Lime Pie. We will definitely visit here again.

Thank dkgunte

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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
Average prices
$3 - $6
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5166 N Nevada Ave Ste 100, Colorado Springs, CO 80918-8705
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: 719-599-9800
Gourmet ice cream and gelato made fresh daily! Rated in the top 10 in nation by Forbes Traveller. Featured on Fox News and in the "Best of the Springs". Locally roasted coffee and espresso drinks. Ice cream cakes, take-out pints, shakes, candy, and Italian imports. Semi-private room with fireplace, enclosed outdoor grass play area, and patio seating. Call to schedule a tour or birthday party. Group, military, and student discounts available.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?