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Third Bowl

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403 4th St., Crested Butte, CO 81224
19703492888
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1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Houston, Texas
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had some tasty ice cream in their waffle cone. Very tasty! However, they grabbed the cone bare handed! Nasty! I have no clue where your hands have been. I'm sure you can afford gloves...

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Thank foodassassin1968
Boulder, Colorado
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

upstairs right on Elk Ave, this places rocks. They have a great assortment of dairy free ice cream and some of the most unique flavors I have ever had. Basil, honey, Pasticcio was out of this world. Must go there. on a side note they use real bowls and little silver tasting spoons, so nice to see a plastic free... More 

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Thank MPplanning
Houston, Texas
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73 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good homemade ice cream. They had a wide selection and what I sampled was very good. They had awesome looking fresh donuts too.

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Thank AAM246
Denver, Colorado
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great variety of flavors, we had the Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup and the Goat Cheese Berry....Yum, yum, yum!! Service was quick and kind, they even found a candle in the back for my birthday!

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Thank Ekojojo
Denver, Colorado
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The ice cream is made on site and there are a variety of flavors. There are also non dairy/gluten free options made from coconut or almond milk. There is seating inside or you can walk outside and sit next to the creek. You can have disposable dishes or use reusable ones. This is a great ice cream place!

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Thank Janeen G
louisville, ky
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122 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the coffee toffee and strawberry chip ice cream. For $4.00, my scoops were generous and delicious. Two big thumbs up for Third Bowl.

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Thank EG1970
Evansville, Indiana
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice selection of ice creams, all made in house. They also have fresh made doughnuts. All very flavorful and served with a smile by the friendly staff.

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Thank Tom K
Boulder, Colorado
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96 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the ice cream at this place simply didn't taste right. Texture was odd also. I did not feel well after eating here, although I can't say whether that was caused by the ice cream or the meal which preceded it. Would never go back.

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Thank DPfromColorado
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Crested Butte on the 4th of July and stopped into Third Bowl. The single-scoop portions were generous and the flavors were heavenly. Try the cinnamon/cayenne/honey ice cream... it's to die for!

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Thank Peggy H
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This review is by my nine year old who is an ice cream connoisseur. He says cowboy coffee is fantastic because it has such a strong but sweet flavor. There are so many great flavors! It's a must visit every time!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 403 4th St., Crested Butte, CO 81224
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: 19703492888
Description
Third Bowl is truly homemade ice cream, made from scratch, in small batches, right here in our shop!

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