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Ruby's Ice Cream

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205 State Route B, Saint James, MO 65559-1126
+1 573-265-8280
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good6%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 3, 2018
“Great Ice Cream”
Mar 15, 2017
“Great Milkshakes”
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205 State Route B, Saint James, MO 65559-1126
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

I have been coming here since I was a child and I have very fond memories of this place. The ice cream is so yummy! I really like their coffee ice cream!

Thank lswhv6
Reviewed March 15, 2017

I have enjoyed getting Ruby's Ice Cream all my life growing up in St. James. I always get a chocolate milkshake. Delicious!!!! Every time my grandma and grandpa made a trip over from Illinois they would always stop at Ruby's for ice cream at some...More

Thank noahashley13
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Ruby's Ice Cream has been around a long time and our family always enjoyed stopping for a dip of homemade ice cream every time we came home from a weekend trip to the Lake of the Ozarks. That has been a very very long time...More

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Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

They've moved from their original location, but it's all the same. Classic creamy ice cream flavors, affordable, great summertime treat. Limited outdoor seating.

Thank Megan B
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Homemade ice cream in lots of flavors. No soft serve, the machine died. Everything you could imagine from shakes, sundaes, banana splits and hand dip. Beware they are EXPENSIVE! Wait staff are some sweet kids!

Thank Mardeb72
Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

This is homemade 5 stars ice cream. Fresh made waffle cones. You can see that the employees enjoy working here and they will try to satisfy the customer. The only disadvantage is that this store opens only during summer season. It closed operations on the...More

Thank hrosari
Reviewed September 4, 2015

This is what ice cream is supposed to be! Incredibly creamy and the portions were huge! I had the chocolate chip mint (was too chicken to try the mystery flavor" and it was the best chocolate chip mint ice cream I have ever had! The...More

Thank Laura H
Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

Excellent variety of home made ice cream. Waffle cones are home made too! Perfect break for a snack while driving I44. Will be stopping here every time we go by!

Thank newbeeSTL
Reviewed July 11, 2015

My family and I stopped by last week as we were passing through. We saw several signs on the expressway that made us a bit curious and laugh. I'm so glad we stopped. We were greeted by a very friendly young man by the name...More

Thank Polishedfingers
Reviewed July 10, 2015

Ruby's is a sumer time favorite and offers many vraieties of ice creams from which to choose. Limited amount of inside seating.

Thank BillC00per
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Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 205 State Route B, Saint James, MO 65559-1126
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint James
  • Phone Number: +1 573-265-8280
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