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Captain Sundae

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537 W Main Ave, Zeeland, MI 49464-1544
(616) 772-1540
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

The ice cream and Sunday's are great but the best thing Captain Sunday does is serve you fast. I've stopped when there were 10 or more people in front of me at the window and they got me through in a matter of minutes. They have three stores and know how to make and serve a ice cream. Please give... More 

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Thank Mark K
Holland, Michigan
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108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

Third time in a row we haven't gotten exactly what we ordered so this time we said something. Even though the menu clearly listed the ingredients of a particular sundae the girl insisted we were wrong and that's not included. The picture of the sundae even had that ingredient on the top of it...but again we were wrong. Work on... More 

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Thank Dyan M
Holland, Michigan
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Always clean, always friendly and great ice cream treats. It's a favorite with my co-workers. At least once a year, we do a 5K walk. Captain Sundaes is the halfway point -- a great incentive.

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Thank hsquared68
Zeeland, Michigan
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

I have been here many, many times, never been disatisfied with anything, the young people who work there , are very polite and evev funny sometimes ,depending on who is working

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Thank meemaw517
Zeeland, Michigan
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

We have been faithful followers to Captain Sundae for over 25 years. It used to mean a trip to Holland, however, when The Captain came to Zeeland a few years ago, we were thrilled! We took our grandson for opening day this year and enjoyed all the quality that comes with great ice cream. The Tommy Turtle is my favorite... More 

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Thank Marme_13
Zeeland, Michigan
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

What can I say...it's ICE CREAM! Everything I've had here is good and they have good service too. My new favorite is the Light house. Hot fudge, vanilla ice cream, strawberries, more ice cream, pineapple, nuts, whipped cream and a cherry to top it off. The whipped cream is sweeter and more creamy than most. Yummmmmmmmmm!

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Thank chris d
Zeeland, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Don't believe ice cream is made onsite but produced by a W MI company. Large selection of flavors and ice cream dishes and drinks. Several picnic benches outside to eat at as this is a walk-up outside venue. Lines can be long but fast service. There is a second location in Holland. Very popular place.

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Thank Michi47
Zeeland, United States
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Not to be confused, this is an outdoor ice cream parlor. Yes, you can get a hotdog and a few other food-type items, but it is first and foremost an ice cream parlor. There ice cream is Hudsonville, which is used about everywhere in this part of Michigan. It's good ice cream. The flavor choices are limited. They have some... More 

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Thank SaverioAl
Zeeland, Michigan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Doesn't matter how busy they are, service is fast. Lots of selection for ice cream sundaes or cones. Whatever you need, they probably have it.

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Thank Harvard Y
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Experience personally made ice-cream delights. So many choices that your pick can be daunting. However shakes, sundaes, or whatever is advertised is certain to please. I ride to Captain Sundae with the family on our bicycles to burn off the calories.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 537 W Main Ave, Zeeland, MI 49464-1544
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Zeeland
  • Phone Number: (616) 772-1540

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