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Lappert's Ice Cream

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12265 Scripps Poway Pkwy, San Diego, CA 92064-6151
+1 858-577-0015
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“sorbet” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (9 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
12265 Scripps Poway Pkwy, San Diego, CA 92064-6151
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Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

We went to this place after reading that they had gelato on their menu. When we asked about this we were told "they are all Gelato" and also, " Gelato only means low butter fat". Since we had promised the children a dessert we purchased...More

Thank Rohrshack
Reviewed September 22, 2016

We first went to Lappert's when it was called Lappert's Hawiian Ice Cream and they had a store in Rancho San Diego near Cuyamacha College. My wife could not eat walnuts or pecans due to a nut allergy, but could eat macadamia's, and they had...More

Thank Susie S
Reviewed August 21, 2016

The ice cream is expensive, but the only reason I would come here is for the Dole Whip!!! Besides a Hawaiian restaurant in East County and near belmont Park, this is the only place I know in North County that has the Dole Delicacy, which...More

Thank cstruyk
Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

This place is a hidden gem. They have delicious unique flavors (like the coconut pineapple raspberry sorbet with brownie bits that I had) as well as regular flavors. I love love love unique ice cream places and after a long hike this place fit the...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed July 27, 2015

.......and the Lappert's ice cream flavors are decadent-plus! Combine the two for a wonderful taste experience. This is -- for sure -- a don't-miss!

Thank illinois travelere
Reviewed July 24, 2014

With ice cream names like: Lilikoi, Hana road, and Kahlua truffle ice cream (all that are equally amazing, esp if you enjoy coffee), it's hard not to be intrigued by this Hawaii-based company. Having never had a "Dole Whip," my family insisted we stop by...More

1  Thank Cynthia L
Reviewed January 13, 2014

Kinda surprised that nobody has reviewed Lappert's since my review a year ago. I can add that since then they have expanded their outdoor seating. I love that they serve their sundaes with regular metal flatware, not plastic. And here's my list of don't-miss flavors:...More

1  Thank illinois travelere
Reviewed December 30, 2012

Don't be put off by the weird location, the lack of ambiance, or the high prices. This is incredible ice cream!! And they also have Dole Whip. And Oreo crumbs. And free samples. So the thing to do is try several Hawaiian-themed flavors; order a...More

1  Thank illinois travelere
Reviewed October 22, 2012

Hands down, the BEST ice cream joint in San Diego. A five star rating is a rarity; you're met with thinking "is this person one of those that is 5-star crazy and gives it to everything? It can't be THAT good" While I, myself, feel...More

Thank Alex C
Reviewed June 19, 2012

I love Lapperts Ice Cream but this location lacked customer service!!! Waited for them to open at 11:30. Walked in the open door at 11:30 to be told to give them (male and female) 5 minutes for them to open. In the mean time the...More

1  Thank Maria B
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Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12265 Scripps Poway Pkwy, San Diego, CA 92064-6151
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-577-0015
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