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Eddie's Sweet Shop

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10529 Metropolitan Ave, Forest Hills, News York, Forest Hills, NY 11375-6737
(718) 520-8514
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Rego Park, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The kids working here work hard. They could use a few more. Table service can be a tad slow when it is crowded. Think old school ice cream / soda fountain. Ice Cream is among the best I've ever had. Hot fudge is GREAT. NOT a place for calorie counting folks.

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Thank William C
Forest Hills, New York
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nostalgic ice cream shop, been around for a long time!!!!!!!! Great tasting selections to choose from, Egg cream is my favorite

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Thank hhhjim
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Eddie's is a local institution, located across from the local Cinemart Movie Theater. Dim lighting and casual service are overcome by fresh made ice cream and old time atmosphere.

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Thank Robert W
Forest Hills, New York
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284 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 391 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

I knew this ice cream parlor was special the moment we stepped through the old wooden doors of this old fashioned ice-cream shop that made home-made creamy smooth delicious mounds of heaven. It was a challenge to order from the vast ice-cream menu with special toppings. We settled on a banana split that was large enough for sharing. It was... More 

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Thank Gershwin12
New York City, New York
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

I've been coming here for years and never disappointed! My favorite flavor is maple walnut - yummy! and I usually get a coffee ice cream soda with maple walnut ice cream. I've brought many friends here and they also think it's a find. Last time I was there I had an extra thick chocolate shake - it was worth the... More 

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Thank Karen S
San Diego, California
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168 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

If in Rego Park, or Forest Hills Queens NYC, this is a bucket list stop. I don't believe it has changed once in my 30 + years of going here, just getting older. Same soda counter, tables and old time Ice Cream pallor. The Ice cream just taste better here. tons of flavors

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Thank Keith M
Glen Oaks, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

The service is a little frustrating as is the wait but this is one of the ever shops I've ever been too. The ice cream and whip is better then the norm.

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Thank nickthewalrus
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

The BEST ice cream shop ever ! They are so great in every way . Loads of fun , very nostalgic . The best homemade ice cream , so worth a visit to this shop . Unbelievable homemade whipped cream . An amazing place for may years . Go Go GO

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Thank dianemO7164CH
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

Ice cream sundaes are delicious and HUGE! A wonderful party in a fabulous setting - very friendly staff and a wonderful celebration for "grown-ups"! Best party ever - come hungry.

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Thank jakubat
New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

Go there for the homemade ice cream and whipped cream. Old-fashion flavors...Old fashion decor.....in fashion taste.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10529 Metropolitan Ave, Forest Hills, News York, Forest Hills, NY 11375-6737
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Forest Hills
  • Phone Number: (718) 520-8514

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?