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Happy Cow Ice Cream Shop

385 Union Ave, Laconia, NH 03246-2878
+1 603-524-7772
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good23%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“waffle cone” (4 reviews)
“ice cream” (31 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
385 Union Ave, Laconia, NH 03246-2878
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and myself almost always go here for a wonderful ice cream cone. Awesome flavors. very good prices

Thank Norma A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service and very good selection. Friendly staff. Can get busy during summer weekends but worth it.

Thank Pierre G
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Great ice cream shop...central location...refreshing on a hot summer day..delicious ice cream treats....always a line...

Thank John G
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Happy Cow is our summertime go-to for delicious ice cream. Great choices, friendly service, and generous scoops.

Thank ErinnElisabeth
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I have no complaints at all! Loved it. The single scoop is plenty to satisfy! Delicious and friendly service.

Thank lynnmartinez888
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Delicious ice cream, large selection of flavors, soft serve, waffle cones (pine cones were out of stock, as displayed in the window). A small was huge! Highly recommend the "dirty water" flavor which was Columbian coffee, crushed oreos, and chocolate fudge deliciousness. We will be...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Our large family had an assortment of ice creams in cones. They all thought it was very good. I had plain vanilla hard ice cream in a waffle cone and have to say it was some of the best I've had. You won't be disappointed...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed August 14, 2018

This is delicious ice cream. Lots of flavors available. Very friendly and fast service. When we go to NH for vacation in the Summer, this is a must on our list!

Thank CDFontes
Reviewed July 9, 2018

A great spot on the main drag and perfect place to stop for a delicious treat before the long drive home. Something fun to look forward to on a summer Sunday afternoon. Staff is very friendly and sitting outside (front, side, or back) gives plenty...More

Thank Rich G
Reviewed June 2, 2018

this local gem has a great deal on good ice cream and its served by a friendly staff... what more could you want? a shorter wait time would be nice but its worth the long lines

Thank mrboom83
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 385 Union Ave, Laconia, NH 03246-2878
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Laconia
  • Phone Number: +1 603-524-7772
  • E-mail
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