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Handel's Ice Cream & Yogurt

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2310 S Queen St, York, PA 17402
+1 717-741-1300
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Really, really good stuff! Always one of our favorite things to do when the grandkids are in town! Don't miss Spouse As A House... my favorite.

Thank Kevin L
York, Pennsylvania
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

This ice cream is delicious! They have a lot of flavors and some of them are very unique or special for each season. For example, right now it is fall, & they had pumpkin ice cream and some kind of apple caramel sundae that looked really good. I always get the mint chocolate chip ice cream & it is wonderful.... More 

Thank Jennifer E
Fort Myers, Florida
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Many ice cream/treat options such as ice cream sandwiches, sundaes, hurricanes, shakes, etc. They offer seasonal desserts too. Have a lot of ice cream flavor choices. Service took a bit longer than thought would take.

Thank Meagan W
Vista, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

We just moved to the area and were delighted to find that we live less than 5 minutes from an ice cream shop! Handel's makes their own flavors and there are so many to choose from - almost too many. I have to remind myself to try a different once each time. The Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownie flavor is intense.... More 

Thank jstockholm1982
York, Pennsylvania
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117 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

After living in York for several years now we were looking for something different to do with our granddaughter during her recent visit. We decided to visit Handel's and try their ice cream. She loved it and so did we. We will definitely visit again. We ordered milkshakes and sundaes to eat on the spot and butter pecans to go... More 

Thank 1TotalPackage
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39 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Every time we stop here we always leave happy. Tonight my wife had Mocha Cookie blast and loved it. I had a Boston Cooler I will definitely get it again. Handel's is hands down the best ice cream place in York.

Thank Ben D
Glen Ridge, New Jersey
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

We stopped off from driving to get a quick cone. My dad got a chocolate cone which was fine. My mint chocolate chip was disappointing as it had flecks not chips and there were only about 10 sprinkles on the whole cone. The coconut cream pie icecream was amazing. Definitely taste the icecream before getting a full cone.

Thank youvegotmidge
max201410, Owner at Handel's Ice Cream & Yogurt, responded to this review

Hello youvegotmidge. Thank you for stopping at Handel's Ice Cream in York. We're glad you enjoyed your ice cream for the most part. It sounds like you may have been disappointed because you were not familiar with our Mint Chocolate Chip. Handel's has been making it that way for 71 years now and it's actually one of our most popular... More 

York, Pennsylvania
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29 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

We finally decided to stop by and try their ice cream after living in York for several years. It was tasty but not memorable. What was memorable was the attitude teenager service. Oh, and when they wouldn't sell a brownie or cookie to a child who doesn't eat ice cream. I know what you are thinking, this is an ice... More 

Thank PoolLovinFoodies
max201410, Owner at Handel's Ice Cream & Yogurt, responded to this review

Hello PoolLovinFoodies. Thank you for stopping at Handel's in York. I am very sorry for the experience you had. We do not have cookies, but we will gladly sell a customer a plain brownie if they want. Unfortunately you had one of our newer Scoopers who was not familiar with our policy or how to ring it up on the... More 

Stamford, Ct
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

This is one of our "must" stops when we are in York for the street rod show. There are so many delicious flavors to chose from- coconut cream being my favorite. The servings are huge! Owners are lovely people and make it a point to come and talk with us and are super friendly. You won't be disappointed.

Thank KathyI2004
Enola, Pennsylvania
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187 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2016

I came here for ice cream with some friends and I was not disappointed. They have lots of flavors and prices are pretty reasonable. Some of the flavors I never have seen before and the ones I tried were really good! Definitely recommend stopping here for some good ice cream.

Thank Alex A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $5
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2310 S Queen St, York, PA 17402
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  York
  • Phone Number: +1 717-741-1300
Homemade Ice Cream and Yogurt made fresh on the premises daily...over 48 flavors. Listed as one of the country's best ice cream parlors. Open year round.

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