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Scooter's Frozen Custard

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CUISINES
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner

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MAIN
Chocoloreo
vanilla custard, chocolate syrup, cookies & cream
Elvis
vanilla custard, reese's peanut butter cup, and bananas - scooter's top seller - sorry, not available in small serving
Strawberry Concrete
vanilla custard with our whole strawberry topping hand mixed (so as not to "bruise" theberries) for a decadent, refreshing "strawberries and cream" treat. scooter's signature dish
Coconut Cream Pie
vanilla custard, coconut, graham cracker pie crust blended and topped with whipped cream
Mocha Snicker Madness
vanilla custard, coffee syrup and snickers
Caramel Fudge Nut Brownie Chip
vanilla custard, scooter's fabulous fudge nut brownie, caramel fudge & chocolate chips
Chocolate Yum Yum
chocolate custard, scooter's fabulous fudge nut brownie chip lightly blended and topped with a "shot" of hot fudge. available in a small size only...it's enough!
Java Lava
vanilla custard, decaf coffee shake syrup and cookies and cream blended and topped with a "shot" of hot fudge. so popular as a "concrete of the month" that we put it on the menu
Build-your-own-concrete
pick a flavor of custard, pick a "mix-in" or flavoring add in "mix-in's and flavorings as you choose.
For Concretes, Shakes, Malts & Sundaes
hot fudge, caramel, chocolate, butterscotch, coffee, mocha, vanilla, irish mint, marshmallow, strawberry, banana, pineapple, red raspberry, black raspberry, snickers, m&m's, oreo cookie, reese's peanut butter cup, peanut butter, heath bar, chocolate chip cookie dough, butterfingers, nuts, sprinkles
SUNDAES
Peanut Butter Fudge
peanut butter, hot fudge, nuts....flavormeister's favorite
Turtle Sundae
hot fudge, caramel, roasted pecans
Brownie Sundae
fudge nut brownie, hot fudge
Banana Splice
sliced banana, chocolate, strawberries, pineapple, nuts
Build-your-own-sundae
pick a flavor of custard, pick a "mix-in" or flavoring. we'll top it off with a splash of whipped cream and a cherry. old standby's are hot fudge, chocolate, strawberry and pineapple. scooter loves the butterscotch
KIDS' CHOICE
Junior Shake Or Malt
vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, cookies and cream, pineapple, red raspberry, black raspberry
Worms 'n Dirt
vanilla custard, oreo cookies, gummi worms, sprinkles
Kid's Sundae
single scoop of custard, one topping,
SCOOTER'S FROZEN CUSTARD & ITALIAN ICE
Cones Or Dish
chocolate & vanilla & flavor of the day
Waffle Cone & Premium Waffle Cones (optional)
Milk Shakes And Malts
Boston Shake
Scooter's Fruiters
refreshing shake made with pineapple juice instead of milk
Floats
root beer, cream soda, orange, pepsi
Italian Ice
flavors vary daily
Parfait
italian ice and vanilla custard layered
OTHER STUFF FROM SCOOTER'S
Sundae Kit To Go
create your own ice cream sundae bar off site...individual servings and all the toppings....easy set up. easy clean up.
Frozen Custard Pies
Hand Packed 1/2 Pints To Go
Hand Packed Pints To Go
Hand Packed Quarts To Go
Cookie Custard Sandwiches
frozen custard between two cookies
Fudge Nut Brownie
Soda Pop, Tea, Bottled Water
RED HOT CHICAGO SCOOTER DOGS
With Chips
Steamed Hot Dog On Steamed Poppy Seed Bun And Choice Of:
ketchup, mustard, relish, onion, tomato, pickle, pepper's, celery salt and scooter's red relish
OUR MOST POPULAR PIES
Choose One Of The Pies Available In Our Freezer For Last Minute Pick Up. Or, If You Would Like Adifferent Flavor (ie. Strawberry, "elvis", Snickers, Cookie Dough, Mint Oreo....)
Pie
Chocolate Turtle Pie
Turtle Pie Reese's
Oreo
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw this place while riding the bus back to our Airbnb. Good custard but a little pricey. They have a great selection of flavors.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank cfxnut
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prices are a little high, but if you want really good frozen custard with a variety of concoctions, this place is definitely worth the wait that will probably have. This place is deservedly popular - give it a try!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jeremyc600
Reviewed February 4, 2019

If you have to drive 250 miles to get here, just do it, Nae. 500 miles.....just do it. Great flavors, wonderful youthful service, and a fabulous neighborhood atmosphere . I lament when they close each fall, and slowly mete out the remaining pints I have...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank johnP118
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Went with the kids it was good frozen custard. My advice is to try different ones some are hit or miss. Overall it was a good treat for the kids. Can be pricey.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Maria M
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

I gave this place a 4 because the girls working were very grouchy. I would think serving custard and ice cream would include more friendly and service-oriented people. The custard was good and good selection. We had the "Blackhawks" something and it was really good.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sheldon d
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Love Scooters - the concretes are delicious! The owners are wonderful people too. Well worth going out of your way to have their custard.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Amy D
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Stumbled upon this little hole-in-the-wall shop and was not disappointed. I've been let down by other custard places due to the custard not being that creamy -- almost icy. But Scooter's was very smooth and rich! Not quite on par with Rita's, but nonetheless delicious....More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Meander435447
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Vanilla with Reeses is my favorite. Strawberry concrete, just divine. Chocolate malt, the stuff of legend. Perfect spot after pizza and wine. Long live Scooters Frozen Custard!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank frankt673
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Like different ice cream? Kids are free, your pet gets his too! Lots of choices price is good, friendly and fast service. A must for dessert! Will be back!👍😘

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 129rafaelsl
Reviewed February 4, 2017

so I was in Chicago for 2 weeks during the sweltering month of August. pretty much went every day for the last week I was there. it's amazing. better then gelato and very very addictive, especially when you're a Canadian trying to survive 35+ degree...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank daily4
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Yes... they are open until early December. They are awesome.. you won't be disappointed!! Time Out Magazine did an article on the 21 Best Ice Cream places in the country and Scooters was one of them. Never ending accolades... More
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