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The Cone

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6855 Tylersville Rd, West Chester, OH 45069-1415
+1 513-779-7040
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

...is lunch from the drive-in window. This is no ice cream parlor... it's a cone-shaped Roadside stand that dispenses soft serve in any form you like. My personal fave is the pumpkin. I love to watch the kids on those goofy rides, too.

Thank Martha F
Middletown, Ohio
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47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After tasting the ice cream you will understand why the Cone is rated one of the top dairy bars in the Cincinnati Oh area. Years ago while living in West Chester we visited the Cone quite often. Since moving from the area we still occasionally make the trip for the best ice cream I have ever tasted. The only downfall... More 

Thank Michael T
West Chester, Ohio
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94 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cone is one of the favorite places in town to get Soft Serve Ice Cream. They have all varieties. The drive through is a little unusual but that is due to the limited area. The staff is always friendly and the prices are reasonable. It is a fun place to go on a hot summer night.

Thank Gary B
West Chester, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing service and ice cream cones and cake! Thank you for all of your efforts to make it fun for our family!

Thank semmoser
West Chester, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's just soft ice cream with a line. Nothing special here, just an organized traffic jam and mediocre, overpriced ice cream.e

Thank John A
West Chester, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun family environment and great soft serve ice-cream. This is a favorite spot for our family to go for soft serve ice cream. We have a hard time waiting for opening day, and always miss it when it closes in the fall.

Thank Koreen2015
West Chester, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Cone is the place for the best soft serve ice cream. Lots of flavored including the seasonal favorite pumpkin. It can be very crowded on weekends so be prepared for parking issues or short wait

Thank scottswinney3
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice place to get a good soft serve cone! The peanut butter ice cream is delicious! They have lots of other choices such as sundaes, wizzards, sorbet, and shaved ice. You can even get your dog some ice cream! 🐶🍦

Thank Michelle C
Cincinnati, Ohio
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96 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We don't get to The Cone frequently enough. It is a fun place for excellent soft serve ice cream in West Chester. We came here after dinner recently and we split a small Buckeye parfait. OMG, it was awesome. There are so many options, everyone will find something they like.

Thank Matt22260993
Harrisburg, North Carolina
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I’ve been visiting THE CONE for nearly my entire life. I would take a date there as a teenager, and now that I have kids of my own, we visited it again while we were in West Chester. The ice cream itself is just soft-serve, but it is a premium product - very creamy. The grounds are family friendly: no-smoking... More 

Thank James E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $6
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6855 Tylersville Rd, West Chester, OH 45069-1415
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Butler County  >  West Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 513-779-7040
(We Are Seasonal! Sunday, October 4th is our last day for the 2015 Season....will re-open in Early April 2016). The Cone is a family owned and operated Soft Serve Ice Cream Store with 100s of menu options! Voted Cincinnati's Best Soft Serve! Opened in 1995! We make or enhance all of our Soft Serve and products directly in the store using only the best natural ingredients! All of our Soft Serves are Egg Free, Gluten Free, Soy Free, and Kosher! We have a Sugar Free Menu and Dairy Free Menu! Ice Cream Flavors: Vanilla, Chocolate, Strawberry, Peanut Butter. Sherbets: Orange. (Orange Vanilla Swirl is very popular). Italian Ices: Key Lime and Blue Raspberry. Yogurts (Switch out weekly): Sugar Free/Fat Free Vanilla (Every day), Black Raspberry, Blueberry, Peach, Caramel Macadamia Cappuccino, Banana, and Banana Caramel Foster. Our Whipped Cream is homemade in the store every day! Customer Favorites: Buckeye Parfait, Salted Caramel Truffle Parfait, Hot Fudge Brownie Treat, Nutty Buddy, Strawberry Shortcake, Banana Boats, and Hot Fudge Macaroon! Come out and try us! We, the Wren family, have been producing premium ice cream since 1973. Kenneth Wren owned and operated the K&W Creamy Whip in Reading, OH with the help of his wife and 3 kids. While vacationing in Florida in 1993, Ken spotted a 30-foot high ice cream shaped building. Ken bought the building and had it shipped to West Chester, OH in nine 1000 lb pieces. Construction delays caused the pieces to sit for an entire year. Finally, construction began. Much hard labor was put into rebuilding the unusual shape! On July 15th, 1995 The Cone had its grand opening! We had one cash register but found out the first week that we needed to order another one! From the beginning the eye-catching building brought families form the greater Cincinnati area. The Cone, which was intended to be a retirement hobby for Mom and Dad, now has a Drive Thru, Game Room, Kiddie Rides, and 3 Mobile Units! Although making quality product is a lot of work, we feel the finished product is well worth it! You be the judge!

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