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The Parlour

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$5 - $12
CUISINES
American
Meals
Lunch
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Vanila
We use a combination of vanilla extract & vanilla paste from the great Nielsen-Massey Vanillas.
Chocolate
Made w/ cocoa powder & Callebaut chocolate.
Espresso Chip
Made w/ espresso, a bit stronger than our Vietnamese Coffee flavor, & chocolate chips!
Salted Butter Caramel
Made w/ butter, cream, & lots of coarse sea salt, this is our most popular flavor.
Strawberry Lime With Strawberry Swirl
All local strawberries, as usual, from Lyon Farms in Creedmoor.
Tangernne cardamom
Made w/ tangerine juice, tangerine zest, & a hint of ground cardamom.
Sweet potato
Roasted Pine Knot Farms sweet potatoes, dark brown sugar, & a bit of cinnamon. Our favorite flavor! Try it in a cinnamon waffle cone, or in a dish w/ pralines pecans & ginger butterscotch sauce.
Honey Chai
We brew‏ chai tea, add extra cardamom, cinnamon, & fresh ginger, then add local honey.
Strawberry Balsamic
A coconut-based vegan flavor made w/ Lyon Farms strawberries & balsamic vinegar.
Vegan Chocolate
Both semi-sweet & dark chocolate are melted into a coconut milk base for a super smooth & creamy vegan ice cream. Probably the best vegan ice cream we’ve made yet.
TOPPINGS‏
Whipped Cream Free With Any Topping
Ginger butterscotch
Toasted coconut
Hot fudge
Whipped cream
Cherries
Thin mint cookies
Chocolate-covered pretzels
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Reviewed March 9, 2019

The ice cream is good, the service is terrible and it''s extremely overpriced. But if you're looking for an authentic looking ice cream parlor, go here.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AT101218
Reviewed February 19, 2019

Stopped here to celebrate a hockey tournament. The portions were huge, even for a single scoop! While this restaurant doesn't make their own ice cream, they do make their own peanut butter sauce. Highly recommend it! Ice cream was good, service was friendly, and we...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Rachel548
Reviewed November 14, 2018

This 50s-style ice cream shop has a cool decor, with booths as well as counters with stools for seating. Despite being known for their ice cream, I was disappointed by it. It was just average ice cream, and the young man you waited on us...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ManUnitedFan16
Reviewed September 27, 2018

I had not been to The Parlour in 25 years (since I was an undergrad at Albion). And coming back with my husband I felt like I was transported back to my college days. The ice cream is still great - and they will accommodate...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CJ R
Reviewed September 2, 2018

My family loves coming her for special occasions. Like when my granddaughter gets 3 goals while playing her soccer games great food and wonderful ice cream. lots of flavors

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Cathy D
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a unique place. I’ll give it that and only that. It throws you back in time with the decor/layout in having bar stools and booths. The ice cream was okay. Nothing too fancy to brag about. It is on the pricy side. If...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank msufoodie
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We have been stopping by The Parlour when in the area for over 20 years now. We have seen it go through changes and even close for a small while. It is now under new ownership and is thriving again. When you walk in the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank carlen t
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We live in Toledo, Ohio and drive up to Jackson every 6 months of so to eat at the parlour. We love the big portion and the ice Cream is delicious. Worth trying! The one with the cherry is ONE scoop of cookie dough and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bcrots88
Reviewed July 29, 2018

The Jackson Parlor is a place that was great, got bad and is now fantastic again. The ice cream was top quality and the size of the scoops was beyond belief, They were bigger than a soft ball. The prices were so far less than...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 42dave2015
Reviewed July 17, 2018

We've wanted to stop at The Parlour for some time now and we were finally able to do that. The experience of sitting at U-shaped counters (I believe there are three) where the waitstaff can serve customers was pretty neat. The menu was quite extensive...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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frog0046
February 21, 2016|
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Response from lucyrobinsona9nw |
at least 657.
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frog0046
February 21, 2016|
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It brings a smile to your face and tummy...that's all you need to know.
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Tjf96
April 29, 2015|
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Assuming you want to get two sundaes, around $10-12. I do not recommend ordering your main meal here however(read some reviews).
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