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Izzy's Ice Cream Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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$20
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American
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Late Night

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FLAVORS​
Blueberry Cheesecake
This rich delicacy is an ice cream worth eating. The delicious experience comes from a cheesecake base w/ a graham cracker crunch, all encompassed by luscious blueberry swirls.
Butter Pecan
This classic never gets old. The creamy buttery taste is lulled by the roasted hint of pecan pieces scattered throughout this satiating ice cream- a stand-by favorite.
Cherries Jubilee
This intricate combination includes a mixture of rich black cherry halves & the German ashbach brandy in a cherry flavored base. the intense brandy flavor offsets the sweetness of the cherries creating a sophisticated flavor palate.
Cherry Nut
Calling all cherry fanatics! This one’s for you. A rich cherry ice cream mixed w/ sweet cherry halves & salty walnut pieces. The walnuts bring out the full flavor & add a savory crunch to the fruit making cherry nut deliciously decadent.
Chocolate
Forget the mix-ins. Ditch the toppings. Our chocolate can stand triumphantly on its own. Izzy’s uses third-generation, family-owned guittard cocoa creating a rich dark chocolate base. The creamy goodness mixed w/ the decadent cocoa is our way to pay homage to chocolate enthusiasts everywhere
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
Better​ than licking the bowl, izzy’s makes this flavor w/ heaps of hand-chopped cookie dough folded into tubs of our rich, cookie dough flavored ice cream. As intense as it sounds, be prepared for your taste buds to be totally ravaged. In a good way, of course.
Cinnamon
Introduce your taste buds to the wonder of vietnamese cinnamon. Stronger, sweeter, & richer than your average cinnamon, each sandy colored scoop coats tastebuds in a warm, yet sweet sensation.
Coconut
It’s like a tropical getaway on a cone. One bite & you’ll be hearing lapping waves & smelling salty sea water. We keep our coconut ice cream light & fresh w/ only a swirl of coconut flakes added for garnish. Palm trees & sand optional.
Cookies N’ Cream
As classic as clark gabel & muscle cars, cookies n’ cream is an ice cream cornerstone. Velvety, refreshing vanilla ice cream wraps around every chocolate groove & creamy center of america’s favorite: oreo® cookies. From double scoops to izzy scoop, rest assured that you’ll be biting into the most perfect example of this quintessential flavor.
Maple Nut
When warm days start following hard, midnight freezes, the folks in lutsen, minnesota know it’s time to start tapping the maples. Izzy’s uses this organic, local, glorious amber syrup & renders it into a thick, sugary texture right before it’s added to our own izzy’s ice cream mix & coupled w/ salty walnuts. It’s a scoop of the midwest right in your hand.
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

Serving the Twin Cities 150+ flavors and continuing to grow the menu since opening in 2000 it was late Saturday evening that a stop was made at Izzy’s Ice Cream in Saint Paul, a queue of fifteen patrons already present even as outside temperatures hovered...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank endoedibles
Reviewed October 3, 2018

By now Izzy is certainly not a secret anymore - as the long lines in the summer indicate One can not go wrong with most of the abundant flavors but if in doubt request a sample. Yes the prices are high but I imagine they...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Greg0A
Reviewed October 2, 2018

went on weekday evening, not too crowded; confusing, very long menu. helpful staff but the prices are stunningly high

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Stefan K
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Fun little place with a regular scoop and then an extra small Izzy - awesome! Was here a couple times this summer - one for a kids birthday and then a hot summer night. Both times service was great and the ice cream awesome! The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank baseballmom11_10
Reviewed August 7, 2018

While I was thinking which flavor to have, I was told about the Izzy Scoop that puts a mini (actually not so mini) scoop of any flavor on top of any cone or dish. Get to taste more flavors that way. And in case you...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jean J
Reviewed July 24, 2018

An ice cream only emporium which is very popular with locals--hence the long lines. An enormous assortment of flavors and creations. If you get a cone or cup, you get a small scoop of a second flavor--the Izzy--on top. Perfect for dessert or an afternoon...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Doc A
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This is some of the best ice cream in the Twin Cities. And you have the "Izzy" option. that's the option of a (free) second much smaller scoop of a second flavor, on top of the flavor that you ordered for your cone or cup....More

Date of visit: May 2018
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ShannonIzzys, Front Office Manager at Izzy's Ice Cream Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Thank you so much! Glad you enjoyed your experience at Izzy's (especially the Izzy scoop), and we'll tell our scoopers to keep up the good work :)

Reviewed May 28, 2018

Our favorite in the Twin Cities. Highest quality, best flavors, AND the Izzy is a tiny, taster scoop of another flavor of your choice popped on top as a "garnish." We always take our out-of-town visitors there, or at the Minneapolis/Guthrie area location.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Cheryl B
ShannonIzzys, Front Office Manager at Izzy's Ice Cream Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Thank you so much! We're glad you enjoyed Izzy's ice cream :)

Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

It’s amazing seriously best ice cream I’ve ever had. The flavors are so unique and they’re so creamy. This is a must stop when your visiting the area.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Grussingtravels
ShannonIzzys, Front Office Manager at Izzy's Ice Cream Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Thank you so much!! We're really glad you loved Izzy's ice cream!

Reviewed May 23, 2018

Was visiting the area for work and out to dinner with a coworker who lives in the area. Located in a nice neighborhood, Izzy's was the perfect spot for some dessert. They had a lot of different and interesting flavors and you can try them...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank KCofSD
ShannonIzzys, Front Office Manager at Izzy's Ice Cream Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Thanks so much! We're glad you enjoyed the ice cream flavors and the Izzy scoop :)

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Hmmmm I don't think so......but I bet they'd love to put one out there if not. :)
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