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Key West Ice Cream Factory & Cafe'

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201 William St Ste 101, At Historic Seaport, Key West, FL 33040-6681
305-295-3011
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

I recently stopped in for the famous Key West Key Lime on a stick with chocolate coating. It was my first try at this, and thoroughly enjoyed it. The weather was so hot, and it was so refreshing. The attendant served our needs promptly. The inside of the cafe was very clean. However, it was quite warm in the cafe.... More 

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Katy, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

$12 for two small ice creams? Yup. I'd consider paying this much for hand mixed gelato or homemade ice cream, but this was neither. The shop was a small, fairly run-down hole in the wall. Their only draw is their proximity to the Marina, which is probably why their prices are so outrageous. Save your money and walk a few... More 

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Corunna, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

Excellent service and great ice cream. Need to go there and get the ice cream of your dreams. I was impressed with their flavors.

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Thank chennoa1
Perrysburg, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

A good selection of ice cream and cold beverages. Friendly and prompt service, good food but a little pricey even for Key West.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

The store was well chilled with AC and we were very glad for it. The ice cream selection was average and although good, it was too pricey for what was ordered: > 6.00 for a sundae and over 4.00 for an average sized cone. The server was prompt (we were the only ones in the store quite close to dinner... More 

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Thank Jayne A
Palm Harbor, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

I had my first freeze there. Piña coloda with coconut ice cream. So refreshing and yummy. I came again to enjoy the tropical treat on the scorching hot day.

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Thank Samuraismom
Key West, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Mint chocolate chunk and pistachio. Enough said!!! Homemade ice cream, great favors, including some local inspired ones like key lime pie and guana, a tropical fruit.

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Thank Keywestconcierge
Oldenburg, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

The ice cream wasn't really good and then also ways too expensive!!! So I can not recommend that place...

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Dallas, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

Seriously, 15 minutes in the hot sun with 3 hungry boys...we finally get there and it's GONE. No directions to where, no signage. What a disappointment. 😁

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

WOW, this place is fantastic. GREAT for the kids/family to "see" them make the home made fudge, and all those great pies. Sample any thing you like = no problem! We went there multiple days, it was REALLY fresh= very "key-lime" delicious! Plenty of tables to sit and enjoy. Their homemade ice cream was fantastic. They had the (very dark)green... More 

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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 - $9
Cuisine
Caribbean, Cafe, Delicatessen, Cuban
Meals
Breakfast, Late Night
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 William St Ste 101, At Historic Seaport, Key West, FL 33040-6681
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: 305-295-3011
Description
Located at the Historic Seaport in Key West. Featuring breakfast sandwiches,fresh cuban bread & bagels, delivered each morning. Cafe con leche & specialty coffees & pastries. Over 40 flavors of homemade ice creams & sorbets, homemade key lime pies & chocolate dipped key lime pie bars, cookies & fudge. Cuban sandwiches, specialty sandwiches, pizza & Nathan's hot dogs. Open 7 days, 8am to 10pm. Overlooking our beautiful Harbor.

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