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The Cooperstown Penguin Ice Cream

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4833 State Hwy 28, Hartwick, NY 13326
12:01 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:01 pm - 10:00 pm
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW 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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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I visited this place. Staff are welcoming and good. We had a great time. Recomending this place. Thank you!

Thank rosamle
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Right on the main road into Coop, Penguin always has a gathering of ice cream lovers at the window. Service is super fast and the selection of mixable flavors (I had cappuccino with a tiny mix of cinnamon- yum!) is awesome. Kids loved it and staff was super friendly. A++

Thank lilred65
Long Island NY
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Its ice cream. But its also home made with about a zillion different ways to customize it. We highly reccomend.

Thank Paul M
lawton, MI
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fun little take out ice cream place along the road to Dreams Park, They have over 40 flavors of soft serve.

Thank sanders s
Northville, Michigan
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the Penguin in search of a refreshing treat. I was delightfully surprised on how many options for custom ice cream there was. You pick a base and then pick up to 3 mix-ins. There was a lot of unique flavors and combinations you can make. Our ice cream was ready very fast and the staff was friendly. However,... More 

Thank Alyssa C
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place serves incredible ice cream. I loved how they could make ice cream of any flavor you request. The service was speedy quick and overall I had a fantastic experience. Definitely stop by if you are looking for something sweet to eat.

Thank Sam E
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64 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was only here once, but once was enough. They serve ice cream, that can be mixed most any way you want it flavored. I thought mine was awful and the prices are very high (tourist trap). There is no indoor seating, a small outdoor eating area, or eat in your car.

Thank Debi C
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73 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wish we'd gone here our first night in town, so we could have gone more than once. The ice cream selection is amazing, and all of us found a favorite. They say if they don't have your flavor, they'll make it for you. There was a long line when we stopped, but the service was efficient. They have a... More 

Thank tazmok
Cooperstown, New York
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great selection of ice cream flavors, fast service, and a ok place to hand out. Drive right up to the windows and order. Give the girls a tip, they are all going to college:)

Thank angus m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating
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 Hwy 28, Hartwick, NY 13326
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Hartwick
  • Phone Number: 16074353993

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?