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Big Dipper Ice Cream

58 N Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601-4122
+1 406-513-1051
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (97 reviews)
“yellow cake” (8 reviews)
“sundae” (10 reviews)
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58 N Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601-4122
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's worth dying for - which I may as I'm a diabetic. Damn! Great ice cream, wonderful service. I may travel the 2.000 miles from Florida just to visit the Big Dipper.

Thank Joe_Zeigler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big Dipper Ice Cream has three locations in Montana--Helena, Billings and Missoula. It ought to have a location in Chicago. Located at 58 North Last Chance Gulch, the Helena location was established in 1995 and is open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Trust...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Big Dipper is THE place to go for ice cream in Helena. Like atez on the historic walking mall on Last Chance Gulch, they have a variety of flavors and specialities. The cocoa nuts is my favorite - coconut ice cream in a waffle...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

wonderful atmosphere, delicious ice cream! My kids got different flavors and shared with each other. What a great day.

Thank Donnel S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have a nut allergy and they always accommodate me by using a fresh scoop and a fresh bucket. Love this place

Thank April D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little ice cream shop offered scoops, packed cartons, and other ice cream treats. There was a some seating downstairs and some in a loft area. They offered a reasonable number of flavors, and none were too strange. We ordered cups of chocolate, salted caramel,...More

Thank CKT808
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Many ice cream flavors offered---very popular with the locals and tourists alike----Store opened in the evenings

Thank SuzannePC
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I have always enjoyed this ice cream. They have a large variety of flavors with some good unique ones.

Thank carriekralovec31
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to get yummy ice cream well enjoying the amazing atmosphere of the walking Mall.

Thank Pam_Dennis_2012
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Home made ice cream. Can't beat it. Or the atmosphere of the klocation. You can stroll through the historic downtown area of Helena or just [people watch. Great place

Thank Ralph P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids
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: 58 N Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601-4122
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Helena
  • Phone Number: +1 406-513-1051
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