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Big Dipper Ice Cream

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58 N Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601-4122
+1 406-513-1051
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (93 reviews)
“yellow cake” (8 reviews)
“sundae” (10 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
58 N Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601-4122
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Reviewed yesterday

We were impressed with their milkshakes. Better than your typical fast food joint. Price seemed fair.

Thank ActWithClarity
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the lines were LONG, they moved quickly to satisfy our ice cream fix. Everyone was delighted. Try huckleberry if you can get it.

Thank ElfinWoodsWarbler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great ice cream. There are seats inside or most people sit outside on the walking mall. Good service, excellent flavors.

Thank Jody M
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want some good ice cream and you find yourself near our two of Helena, MT (or for that matter, anywhere within 100 miles of Helena), stop in at Big Dipper. On a warm day the lines out the door will tell you how...More

Thank jmypal
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love, love ice cream and take every opportunity to find the best ice cream in each city i visit. The Big Dipper is on the top of my list! The salted caramel and double chocolate are to die for!!! In a dish, in a...More

Thank palmertrishaj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family was given a recommendation to try this homemade ice cream establishment out. Was told they had huckleberry ice cream and that it was a must try. I was NOT disappointed!! I got the huckleberry in a cone, my kids got huckleberry shakes and...More

Thank bvtcrowl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Homemade ice cream - made in the back of the store. Great flavors and wonderful ice cream. Still thinking about it.

Thank Arlene S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are an ice cream lover, I would recommend this place. The Salted Caramel and the Espresso-Heath Bar were really good. It's a small venue with little indoor seating, but there are benches outside for sitting.

Thank travel2timbuk2
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Best ice cream in town! Great selection, Great service, Great ICE CREAM! I go there often. Try it you will like it!

Thank Mark L
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Tiny little storefront (extra seating upstairs, or just take it and stroll the Walking Mall like the locals do) with a powerhouse collection of flavors. Something for everyone. I tend to stick to the Junior Dipper - just the right amount of ice cream, sundae...More

Thank Patty C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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