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Leon's Frozen Custard Drive-in

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3131 S 27th St, Milwaukee, WI 53215-4337
414-383-1784
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Caledonia, Wisconsin
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Leon's is a lifelong family favorite. Old fashioned drive in atmosphere and best custard I have ever eaten. Not a bunch a fancy flavors, just great tasting vanilla, chocolate and butter pecan. I get the hot fudge sundaes everymile because it is that good! Lines are usually long in the summertime but move quickly and definitely worth the short wait.

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Thank Susan C
Spring, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Always have to stop at Leon's!! Have tried many other frozen custard places but Leon's is my favorite!! Try the Hot Fudge sundae with Pecans with Butter Pecan custard instead of Vanilla - perfect combination of sweet & salty!! The pecans are toasted - crispy not soggy!! On busy evenings there can be a line - but it moves fast... More 

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Thank TailgatesInPearls
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71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After hearing so much about this Milwaukee landmark I could not wait to try it. Leon's lives up to its reputation. The Butter Pecan was sooooo buttery and chock full of fresh pecans. The Cinnamon was a wonderful new flavor I have never had before in all my years and was exceptionally tasty. High recommend.

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Thank Konrad V
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Milwaukee is known for its frozen custard places and this is one of them. This is a walk up place, and they have four flavors. Not a lot of frills to this place, but the frozen custard was delicious.

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Thank Monica M
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Milwaukee's unique food is its frozen custard and Leon's is the very best. It is crowded even on the coldest days of the year. Very popular and you can even purchase custard to take home to enjoy or for a party. My favorite: vanilla on top of any warm pie--or butter pecan! It is not a sit-down restaurant--just an outdoor... More 

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Thank Tourfan1
Muskego
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Best Custard and as an added bonus - Try their Spanish Burger! Great flavor! Always a must have when we stop in!

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Thank jillk12444
Wisconsin
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93 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is easy! If you have not heard of Leone or haven't had their frozen custard you haven't had frozen custard yet! Best claustrophobia chocolate and vanilla! Superb!

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Thank MIchelle L
mke
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you enjoy good tasting creamy custard, "Deese ist da place". It seems like it's been around forever and for good reason. But unfortunately I've moved further away so I don't get the chance to get to the South side of Milwaukee that often. But if I'm in the area I try to stop in..

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Thank greg151
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Leon Frozen Custard is the best in the mid-west! The workers are so friendly and professional. I would recommend Leon Frozen Custard to anyone visiting Milwaukee,WI. Great food,Great Prices and Great location. I give Leon's 4stars!

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Thank Teresa A
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Leon's has been around since we were younger. They have the Best Custard around. If your in the area please stop and have some custard. I love their chocolate and their Strawberry Sundaes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3131 S 27th St, Milwaukee, WI 53215-4337
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: 414-383-1784

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?