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Mike's Ice Cream

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129 2nd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37201
8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

This place has amazing I've cream! Easily some of the best I've ever had Every time we walked past this place there was a line which obviously said something ! The line moves quickly though so don't be put off by it Reasonably priced and an amazing flavour we tried so many Worth a visit

Thank Joel U
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260 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2014

Okay, I'll admit it... we stopped in because we were in one of those "bathrooms for customers only" parts of town and it seemed like a cheap way to use the restroom. But everything was actually very good. It's a pretty old fashioned ice cream shop... a few dozen hand dipped flavors, a big, big assortment of sodas, malts, and... More 

Thank Klomo
West Point, Virginia
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Recently I was in Nashville with my husband and we decided to check out Broadway Ave. There are so many sites here that you should absolutely check it out. While there we happened upon Mike's and I couldn't resist. We had to wait in line but I love ice cream and so does my husband so we waited. We both... More 

1 Thank dilbertrocks
Panama Province, Panama
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239 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2014

Don't shy away if the line is long. But do grab a table if you want indoor seating (have someone stand in the line, and someone get a table). When we walked into Mike's, the line wasn't too long and there was plenty of seating. We almost didn't grab a table. Fortunately, we thought otherwise, because once we were served... More 

Thank AlliTC
Clarksville, Tennessee
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

They have great coffee and awesome ice cream. Definitely stop by if your downtown nashville it is a little small and it's always busy

Thank koryn v
Cleveland, Ohio
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211 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2014

Stopped here for a cone and we were so happy we did. Delicious and generous servings! A must stop if you are on Broadway:)

1 Thank bikingmom
Paris mo
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

The icecream we had was really good. The shop is small and congested but the icecream and.milkshakes were very tasty. Plus they had many different flavors of icecream. I highly recommend any of the coffee flavors.

Thank Runningjayhawkmom
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74 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2014

I'm sure that this is the best ice cream that I have ever had. Amazing value for what you get, especially compared to its competitors...Every time I'm downtown and need a cool treat, I make sure to head to Mikes Ice Cream! Lots of different flavors, sizes and types of ice cream. They have traditional flavors and some different flavors... More 

Thank Matt S
New Jersey
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2014

We stopped into Mike's on a recent trip to Nashville for an afternoon treat. The ice cream was delicious, staff very friendly, and portions more than generous. The prices are reasonable, and the line for ordering moved along quickly. Overall a very good choice for a quick treat or dessert.

Thank maggymae
Dallas, TX
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

They are open until midnight...bonus. But, you have to walk by a bunch of bars to get to it on Broadway, so the sidewalks are crowded at night. The ice cream was great; I had the pralines and cream. Hint: for people new to Nashville, walk a bit further past 1st to the river station and check out the FREE... More 

Thank JSharpFamily

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 2nd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37201
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: 16157426453

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