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The Cooperstown Penguin Ice Cream

4833 State Highway 28, Hartwick, NY 13326-5209
+1 607-435-3993
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (57 reviews)
“mix ins” (2 reviews)
Closes in 23 min
12:01 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
4833 State Highway 28, Hartwick, NY 13326-5209
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Reviewed yesterday

I love this ice cream shop!! This is my second time having ice cream from this shop and it was just as I remembered. I love that you get to choose what you want in your ice cream. What a treat to add and add...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Blend hard ice cream with custom mixes for great soft ice cream! Very good, very busy but quick! You will not be disappointed!

Thank Thomas N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ice cream, Frozen yogurt, or Sugar free yogurt that is blended in machine with your toppings. I'm picky about real icecream and this was great. Neat how they mix it all in with machine. Was way better than Pops (that icecream tasted like Hershey's from...More

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good Ice cream. A different take and definitely worth the stop. They take their homemade ice cream and smooth it into soft serve that is so Yummy. A large was way to much because it is so dense. Worth every calorie!

Thank 99smith
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped with some of our team parents for a quick afternoon treat. Quick friendly service and fun to pick your flavor. The one complaint I would have is not enough tables we had to squish on to one of the few there.

Thank Nicole D
Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Thrilled that we discovered this little joint just south of Cooperstown. They mix your favorite toppings into your preferred ice cream flavor -- like the chocolate with snickers and peanut butter or the vanilla with almond joy and pecans that we loved.

Thank W.H. D
Reviewed July 25, 2016

We visited Cooperstown, NY for a baseball tournament which lasted a week. We lived directly across the street from the Penguin. We went there 3 times and were not disappointed at all. Homemade ice cream and all the trimmings - priced comparable to Ben and...More

1  Thank MCRAGS
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Stopped on a recent visit to Cooperstown. Was taken by the "custom" adjective before Ice Cream. Not just the run-of-the-mill trucked in same four flavored you can get almost anywhere. Oh, all the flavor options. The unique consistency, not quite hard ice cream, definitely not...More

Thank Bob O
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

My son was at Cooperstown Dreams Park, so we went for ice cream. There was a long line, but it moved quickly. My order was ready before I even paid, and we had six in our party! You pick a flavor, about 50 choices of...More

Thank wheels2015
Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing. We stopped here everyday we were here to get ice cream. My favorite ice cream was blueberry butter pecan. A must go to place!!!!

Thank Frank M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:01 pm - 10:00 pm
12:01 pm - 10:00 pm
12:01 pm - 10:00 pm
12:01 pm - 10:00 pm
12:01 pm - 10:00 pm
12:01 pm - 10:00 pm
12:01 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4833 State Highway 28, Hartwick, NY 13326-5209
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Hartwick
  • Phone Number: +1 607-435-3993
  • E-mail
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