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111 N Plaza Dr, Nicholasville, KY 40356-2505
+1 859-885-4055
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

This place has a wide variety of ice-cream choices. My buddy got the deep dish apple pie two scoops in a waffle come. I grabbed the caramel apple crunch. Delicious! No indoor seating but a few out door benches and a drive thru.

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Thank Terryozley
Nicholasville, Kentucky
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed September 13, 2016

My son loves to go to Bruster's! His favorite is the purple dinosaur:) They have great waffle cones as well...

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Thank TCrouch540
Lexington, Kentucky
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 22, 2016

The ice cream taste, consistency, and selection are amazing and not the reason I gave it a 3. The price is a little higher than what I feel is reasonable. Compared to other places you will definitely be spending more for the quantity you receive. The drive through is S-L-O-W.... Like 15 to 20 min slow when I was there... More 

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Thank TravelingHaze
Nicholasville, Kentucky
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

The owner, Donna, was very rude. I witnessed her being rude to her employees while waiting for my order. The employees were very nice, however Donna was very impolite. She did not wear gloves or wash her hands before making my order. I also received a hair in my ice cream once I received it (it was white, the color... More 

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1 Thank Tatnaidevers
Lexington, Kentucky
1 review
Reviewed November 2, 2015

We love the free ice cream for our dogs. This is my grand-daughters favorite ice cream stop! Glad to see you in Kentucky!

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Thank Roxianne H
Kentucky
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 15, 2015

The turtle sundae is wonderful. The pecans are roasted and the hot caramel and hot fudge are delicious. Very well made and yummy!

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Thank KentuckyRoamer
Wilmore, Kentucky
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87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed September 7, 2015

Bruster's makes their ice cream on site, and it is very, very good. I would still put Graeter's above it, but some of the flavors are just fantastic. The prices are a little steep, which prevents us from visiting frequently, but if you like raspberry, you have got to try their raspberry flavors!

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1 Thank Callie_Brian
Nicholasville, Kentucky
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed June 30, 2015

The people that work here are very nice. The selection of treats is very good. The ice cream is wonderful. Do wish they more places to sit though.

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Thank Lisa M
Richmond, Indiana
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3 reviews
Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

Stopped here while passing through from Lake Cumberland State Park to go home to Indiana. Best ice cream I have had in a long time!

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Thank Lisa C
Nicholasville, Kentucky, United States
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed July 29, 2014

Not cheap, but Extremely good!! They even gave us samples of a couple of flavors that we couldn't decide on

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Thank Jeff H

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$2 - $5
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 N Plaza Dr, Nicholasville, KY 40356-2505
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Nicholasville
  • Phone Number: +1 859-885-4055

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