We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

UNL Dairy Store Lincoln

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
114 Food Industry Complex, Lincoln, NE 68583
+1 (0) 402 472 2828
Website
Today
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

61 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 60: English reviews
Lincoln
Level Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We met friends at the dairy on a Sunday afternoon. There is a great variety of flavor. Ran into 2 other couples we knew. Great ice cream.

Helpful?
Thank nana131
Lincoln, Nebraska
Level Contributor
267 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not gonna lie, I LOVE the UNL dairy store. No ambiance- it's on the east campus of the University of Nebraska. No singing for tips- it's staffed by students. No disappointments- their ice cream, made on campus, is fantastic! You never know what new flavor a student had invented! On one visit, they had grape ice cream! In addition... More 

Helpful?
Thank GCKJA
Level Contributor
30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not just a ice cream store it is a landmark. If you are in Lincoln it is a must in Summer. The ice cream is always good and rich in flavor. Enjoy!

Helpful?
Thank Dallas P
Level Contributor
291 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They don't have the cows close by but they do get all ingredients locally and make it onsite. Even have windows to watch if they are in process. ice cream was great as we got a couple of flavors. Worth a stop

Helpful?
Thank Keith T
Alden, Iowa
Level Contributor
8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in with the family on a hot Saturday evening. The staff was friendly and efficient, and they definitely serve up value for your money. The ice cream had great flavor, but was a bit too rich (high fat content ice cream) for my taste. The consistency was very silky and smooth, and not too sweet. Overall, a high quality... More 

Helpful?
Thank Greg L
Mendoza, Argentina
Level Contributor
87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's 95 degrees outside so a stop to get some ice was a must. They had 14 or so ice cream options and the ones we picked out were so yummy. We saw the equipment in the windows and also picked out some cheese and meat to bring home.

Helpful?
Thank Jbthomsen
Moorhead, Minnesota
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

The server had a few problems dealing with a bus load of 30 stopping by for ice cream but she handled it OK in the end. The ice cream was the creamiest and had very good flavor. It was a hit!!

Helpful?
Thank Sandy G
Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
149 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

We stopped in on a cold day to try the excellent ice-cream we had heard about while on a college tour. It did not disappoint. We had one scoop and two scoops. Be careful, the scoops are huge. I think 1 scoop was almost a pint. The 2 scoops was definitely more than a pint. And of course it is... More 

Helpful?
Thank bstrvl55711
Aberdeen, South Dakota
Level Contributor
93 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

The students/staff we kind and shared samples to help select from the many options of ice cream. Fun little stop while on the east campus.

Helpful?
Thank JinAbr
Level Contributor
25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

We have visited this location several times and each time they amaze us with their great tasting ice cream and the wonderful flavors/mixtures they offer. It really is good ole fashion ice cream! Oh and their "Jiffy burger" is the bomb :)

Helpful?
Thank Brenda S

Travelers who viewed UNL Dairy Store Lincoln also viewed

 

Been to UNL Dairy Store Lincoln? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Food Industry Complex, Lincoln, NE 68583
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +1 (0) 402 472 2828

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from UNL Dairy Store Lincoln staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?