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Pearl Ice Cream Parlor

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207 Pearl St, La Crosse, WI 54601-3250
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Marshall, Minnesota
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Super cute place. They have everything from homemade candy to drop dead amazing ice creams. Great staff. No wonder there is a line!!!

Thank taeshea
La Crosse, WI
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The Pearl Street ice cream shop is like stepping back in time, with a good selection of ice cream treats and candy. Some of the candy even resembles the penny candy that some of us, ahem, older people remember. The selection of ice cream is very good. I didn't count them, but it seems like there are about 20 flavors... More 

Thank WIJean
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The line out the door actually sold me, that's a good sign in a small town. I don't call just any ice cream good, this was great. I ordered a turtle sundae and flipped when I discovered the vanilla was vanilla bean, not some super bleached bland vanilla. Sauces were fantastic. Not super soft either, good strong ice cream. Husband... More 

Thank Amy W
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Pearl Ice Cream has a ton of varieties of ice cream and candies. You walk in and swear you are back in the 50's. The staff dresses up in traditional 1950's ice cream shop outfits, and they are always upbeat and pleasant. Gotta love the free samples!

Thank SuddynStorm12
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

home made icecream not very creamy but still good lines can be long but the girls are efficient and fast

Thank Joan P
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Kids loved it was yummy and great coffee on the cafe side. Open late for a romantic stroll and has seating inside and outside.

Thank Seamoure
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Hand dipped ice cream on a hand made waffle cone. Lots of other temptations as well. Good service and popular even on a windy cold day. Indoor and outdoor seating.

Thank Bob W
Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this old fashioned, dark wood ice cream parlor mid afternoon on a weekday and it was pretty quiet inside. There are three areas for eating, the ice cream (and candy), the coffee drinks side and the front sidewalk patio. I ordered a two scoop dish of salted caramel and pumpkin with whipped cream on top. Ice cream had... More 

Thank ChicagoLynda
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Old time ice cream parlor downtown La Crosse. Stop for candy or ice cream and take a walk to the Mississippi River to enjoy.

Thank Nichole B
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are hoping for an old-fashioned ice cream parlor experience, you have gone to the right place if you are at the Pearl. In the nice summer months, you will find a crowd of locals and visitors sitting at the outside tables, enjoying great ice cream cones or sundaes. We have been lucky in that the nice weather has... More 

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 Pearl St, La Crosse, WI 54601-3250
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse
  • Phone Number: 6087826655

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