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Leo's Homemade Ice Cream

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816 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2706
+1 717-960-0000
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Rich and creamy ice cream. Many flavors, something for everyone - waffle cones, regular cones, dishes and sundaes. Delicious! Hometown atmosphere. Eat in or outside, choice is yours.

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Thank kaya414
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have been here about 10 times. We always get GREAT Service & Ice Cream. We only have one problem, they never seem to have Strawberry Ice Cream. That is only thing wrong with this place. The Ice Cream & Service is always GREAT.

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Thank lieddie
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The ice cream is delicious, with some unique special flavors. The staff is friendly The sitting area outside is clean and comfortable Heads up - this is a cash only restaurant.

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Thank Janeeb1
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good homage ice cream. While I don't know the exact butterfat content, it strikes me as pretty rich. There is a sugar free or sugar less edition of the salted caramel, but it isn't quite as good IMHO.

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Thank Joebob2014
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even plain old vanilla is very good here. Almond Joy is exceptional. Ice cream is made on site. Fresh and creamy.

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Thank jeffandellen77
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

The ice cream is very rich .... More like a custard. They are rather pricey too. I don't think we will be going back.

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Leo's has the creamiest and tastiest ice cream in Carlisle. They have been a favorite of mine my whole life. Lots of flavors all of them heavenly! If your in Carlisle, PA stop by and try it for yourself. You won't be disappointed.

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Thank Carol B
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

I love Leo's ice cream. It's excellent and there's different flavors to choose from. The best homemade ice cream in town. Definitely worth a visit even though they move to a new location.

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Thank hungry74
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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114 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Leo's is in a way a part of the fabric of whats good about Carlisle. Excellent ice cream, super friendly staff, and flavors you never woulda thought of that end up your favorite.

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Thank 2014CorvetteStingray
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Leo's beats every other ice cream store in Cumberland County! A little pricey, but size able helping, and definitely worth a visit. The blackberry and the salted caramel are terrific!

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Thank Larry S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 816 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2706
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 717-960-0000

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