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Little Man Ice Cream

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2620 16th St, Denver, CO 80211-3936
10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
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San Antonio, Texas
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The title says it all. This is the most famous Ice cream place I have ever visited. Everyone is talking about it. Try the salted caramel Oreo, you will,go back. It's an outside venue, probably not a winter place, and is in a great location. There are several,good restaurants in the area and a pedestrian bridge to the Coors field... More 

Thank Tom G
Los Angeles, California
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311 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The texture of the ice cream is soooo amazing!!! It has a chewy consistency.We got the birthday cake (highlight flavor of the night) and honey almond. Then walk down to the express lane (much shorter wait) and got space junkie (chocolate, raspberry, marshmallow, brownie bits) and cookie dough. So good!!!!!

Thank itsxjackie
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This cute spot was a fun stop on our trip! The lines were extremely long, but worth the wait! Parking was a bit of an issue (there's a paid lot across the street, but free street parking is available if you're willing to walk) so plan accordingly if you're not familiar with the area.

Thank Russguy04
Vancouver, Canada
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157 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to go if you're exploring the Highland area of Denver. It's almost impossible to walk by it without being drawn in by the smell of waffle cones anyway. The ice cream is very good, and the staff is very friendly and nice.

Thank septemberfalls
New York City, New York
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like waiting in long lines while socializing with your fellow ice-cream fans then this is the place for you. Always crowded, very popular year-round. The ice cream is just average, but the place is a staple, so you can have the bragging rights.

Thank louisnikk
Osage, Iowa
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was a long line when we arrived. Took about 45 minutes to get to front of the line. Good ice cream and really trendy in Denver right not. Not sure if I would stand in line that long I had fussy children. Cute little setting.

Thank LBJ2014
Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an outside ice cream bar with delicious ever changing homemade ice cream flavors. The atmosphere at Little Man is a huge part of the fun. Standing in line is an experience, not just a tedious affair. Little Man has a schedule of activities through the summer and into fall. Check it out! There are movie nights, swing dance... More 

Thank ktaps2015
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ice cream/sorbet is made from scratch and tastes heavenly! Always a great selection when you go. The best part - they let you have a sample before you buy!

Thank Elizabeth M
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205 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time here. Absolutely unique atmosphere. There isn't a place on the inside, but there is a large area outside to sit. Very nice area with live music to listen to. There is a small little play area for the younger kids. I had the small vanilla ice cream cone, it was awesome. The small was very large, great value.... More 

Thank amazedgirl
Denver, Colorado
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a line in a nice evening, but it moves quickly. We seem to always strike up a fun conversation with nice folks who are in line too! The ice cream never disappoints!

Thank H H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $10
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2620 16th St, Denver, CO 80211-3936
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Highland
  • Neighborhood: Highland
  • Phone Number: 303-455-3811

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