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Bonnie Brae Ice Cream

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799 S University Blvd, Denver, CO 80209-4722
303-777-0808
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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79 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cool looking retro ice cream parlor. Ice cream good but I literally told our server (after we asked a couple questions and she had served my daughter) "I'd like 2 scoops with a little less eye roll please". Not to mention the snarky whispering between the servers about several different customers a. That isn't really me - but I don't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A couple other guys and myself had dinner out together and at the end we said let's go to Bonnie Brae. In past summer nights we have done the same thing. Sitting out side enjoying the fading daylight. The ice cream is a tradition. It's great!

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Thank drewling1
Castle Rock, Colorado
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We LOVE ice cream. This is the go to place since forever. We really like Ben & Jerrys, Little Man, Josh & Johns, but Bonnie Brae trumps them. The atmosphere is nostalgic and the ice cream is bomb!! We recommend Bonnie Brae above all others.

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Thank vdihle
Saint John, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Friends took our family here when we were in town visiting. It obviously is the place to be, even with sprinkles of rain it didn't stop the flow of customers coming in to partake and the tables were filled as well as beeches along the building. However the line moved fast and the cool little neighborhood its located in made... More 

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Thank Slavo5
Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Local ice cream shop. A must go. A big assortment of flavors for a reasonable price! Wonderful. I got the chocolate shower and very good. The waffle cones are made fresh and quite wonderful. No wonder it's been around for so long..!!

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Thank chloenola4
San Jose, CA
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

OK, I'll admit. I didn't go to Bonnie Brae for vegan ice cream, but my husband tries to keep to a vegan diet, so Bonnie Brae is a place we can both go and be happy. I loved Bonnie Brae for its good old fashioned style of ice cream. The servers are friendly and the atmosphere is a throwback to... More 

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Thank MaryFran L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

We love Bonnie Brae and go out of our way to visit there every trip to Colorado. It is in the trendy Wash Park area with tree lined streets, super fun restaurants & stores. It is just perfect on a hot afternoon to grab a cone and relax outside. The ice cream is made there and the shop has a... More 

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Thank Janet F
Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Nice place, ice cream was tasty, atmosphere was quaint, kids serving were cordial, parking a problem and we will go back.

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Thank Pam B
Long Island, New York
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77 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

We got there at 10:45 am, 15 minutes before the shop opens and there was a line, but the wait was worth it. Great creamy ice cream with very unique flavors.

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Thank John C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Neighborhood landmark of Bonnie Brae. Yummy homemade ice cream. They even make their own sugar waffle cones. Special treat for my son and I every week after Doctor appt. My husband and I have been stopping by for 25 yrs!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $6
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 799 S University Blvd, Denver, CO 80209-4722
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: 303-777-0808

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