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Sweet Pea's Ice Cream

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764 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1002
+1 847-266-1116
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“shake” (4 reviews)
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764 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1002
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

The atmosphere & owner are very welcoming. Ice Cream is a little on the expense side, but worth it. Delicious. Owner lost his lease of 15 years & has to close his doors in Aug. Go before they close & enjoy some great ice cream!

Thank Barb K
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

They use a special brand of ice cream which is super creamy and luscious. This is an old fashioned ice cream shop. The owner is super friendly and generous with portions. There are many mane flavors to please every pallet. And the shakes and malts...More

Thank MerryMar2015
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Order small-batch kosher ice cream from The Chocolate Shoppe, a family-owned dairy in Madison, Wisconsin -- and/or the signature hand-dipped, chocolate-covered frozen bananas.

Thank illinois travelere
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

The owner had a monotone sarcastic humor that made us like him. The ice cream flavors were really good! I would love to go back and try some of the different flavors shakes he had on the board. Plus I will always want more chocolate...More

Thank Dawn F
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Sweet Pea's sells a brand of ice cream that is from Madison, Wisconsin, called Chocolate shop ice cream. This particular brand is very good, however the problem with it at this location is they keep the ice cream too long and it becomes freezer burnt....More

Thank DERyl123456789
Reviewed February 26, 2017

Sweet Pea always has interesting flavors that you never heard of and cool stuff like carrot-based frozen dessert that tastes just like ice cream. Their chocolate covered frozen bananas are a must, especially if you like peanut butter.

Thank RJ1340
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We have been going to this place since it first opened more than 10years ago. Named after the owners daughter who is all grown up now. It's a classic small town ice cream parlor serving a wide variety of flavors, malts, sundaes, etc. Fun place...More

Thank highwoodkevin
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

My shake was very good, although I ordered a malt. Everyone I was with said the ice cream was very good. The man who served us was a bit grumpy, but suspect that might be part of the experience.

Thank justin w
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for ice cream. Was pleasantly surprised that Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream was their standard. Numerous selections and friendly service. Had read another review of cleanliness and must agree that attention to detail is something they need to work on here. It didn't hurt...More

Thank perrabbitts
Reviewed April 21, 2016

This ice cream is wonderful and there are so many unique flavors--even for non-fat lovers, the selection is unusual and tasty.

Thank Gennielee
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Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 764 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1002
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highwood
  • Phone Number: +1 847-266-1116
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