We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Graeter's Ice Cream

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1409 Grand Ave, Newport, KY 41071-2571
18597817770
Website
Today
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

61 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 61: English reviews
Cincinnati, Ohio
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Get a milkshake!!! Or the raspberry chip!! You won't find a better ice cream shop anywhere else in the city!! Very well managed and they support so many local non-profits.

Helpful?
Thank Smurdock34
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
133 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent ice cream flavors and bakery selection. Also they have candy too. Wish I lived around here to visit once a week! Place your order and sit at tables inside or out. Someone stopped by with dog and got treat for their dog too. Sundaes, floats, banana splits and unique flavors along with normal ones.

Helpful?
Thank Dave-Habu
Fort Thomas, Kentucky
Level Contributor
20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have never had it you don't know what you are missing. From breakfast treats to cookies to candy to Ice cream. It is always great and is made in small batches and hand dipped. Would love to see it world wide for all to enjoy! Make this stop if you get the chance

Helpful?
Thank rickcovey50
Saint Peters, Missouri
Level Contributor
18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

My wife and I were visiting my brothers family, and they made a point of taking us here. Glad they did. I had the tower which is chocolate raspberry on brownie with hot fudge on top sundae. My wife had chocolate chip coconut cone. She let me try. Simply delicious. Both were delicious. Next time we visit we will definitely... More 

Helpful?
Thank Mike B
Melbourne, Kentucky
Level Contributor
39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

There's no comparison to Graeters ice cream. Hand crafted, smooth, delicious... The black raspberry chocolate chip ice cream is amazing both for its taste and huge chunks of chocolate within. I must say though, some people complain that the chunks of chocolate are too big. :-) It's never been a problem for me, that's for sure.

Helpful?
Thank Kycliff
Sonoma County, Callifornia
Level Contributor
102 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

I always enjoy a stop at Graeter's: their ice cream is marvelous, the toppings they offer are spectacular, and their malts are to die for. Had a great chocolate malt made with coffee ice cream and extra malt -- heaven in a cup with a straw! Highly recommend!

Helpful?
Thank helmerphud
Level Contributor
17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

At a recent stop I had a chocolate raspberry chip ice cream cone. Heard it was everyone's favorite. While the amounts of chocolate was over done and the chips were just large pieces. The ice cream had a great flavor but the consistency was too rich. Almost like eating a stick of butter.

Helpful?
1 Thank lee s
LUDLOW
Level Contributor
23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

You can't get a meal, unless it's breakfast of coffeee & rolls. You want to go to Graeters for the ICE CREAM. Locally made with wonderful ingredients. There are a number of location in Cincinnati where you can get it, but only a couple in Northern Kentucky. It doesn't get too trendy with flavors from the herb patch. But, anything... More 

Helpful?
Thank CAROLYNN W
Norhern Kentucky
Level Contributor
23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This purchase was for a birthday cake for my grandson. If you haven't had a cake from Graeter's, you need to try one. The icing is delicious.

Helpful?
Thank David H
Level Contributor
31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Absolutely the best ice cream!!!! I always try to stop at ANY of the locations when I'm up this way. My wife and I always get the black raspberry chocolate chip and we have NEVER been anything other than 110% happy.

Helpful?
Thank Cblank1982

Travelers who viewed Graeter's Ice Cream also viewed

 

Been to Graeter's Ice Cream? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1409 Grand Ave, Newport, KY 41071-2571
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: 18597817770
Description
Handcrafted for Five Generations Since 1870. Louis and Regina Graeter started handcrafting Graeter's Ice Cream in 1870. Today, generations later, we proudly remain family owned and operated. This is made possible thanks to you, our legion of loyal fans. For a century and a half, Graeter's has remained steadfast in our commitment to making ice cream in 2 gallon French Pots one batch at a time.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Graeter's Ice Cream staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?