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Leopold's Ice Cream

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212 E Broughton St, Savannah, GA 31401-3402
+1 912-234-4442
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great fun here from waiting in line to trying to decide which of the many flavors to choose from. Lots of space inside--don't let the line fool you--and it's worth the wait.

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1 Thank Anna B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stopped for ice cream on Saturday afternoon. We had to wait in line for a bit but it was worth it!! This is the best ice cream my husband and I have ever eaten. We enjoyed it so much that we returned for dessert that same night. There was a longer line in the evening but we happily stood... More 

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1 Thank Joann C
York, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nothing special - I have had better ice cream in Savanah, Ga. Just a block up the street there is "Rolled Ice Cream" Better flavor - same price

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Thank wcraig235
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The ice cream is great! It is hard to find a good old-fashioned sundae or banana split filled with fresh ingredients. The service is great, too, although you want to catch it when the line isn't out the door. History and good ice cream make for a nostalgic stop in Savannah.

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Miami, FL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 268 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The queue for ice-cream was long and chaotic. Frankly, can't understand the hype. Completely average ice cream and slow service. Limited seating.

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Inverness, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Worth the stop, calories and money. A cool place, pardon the pun and yummy ice cream and good variety.

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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Leopolds has been in Savannah since the beginning of time....the early 1900's and it is now right on Broughton St downtown.....old timers might remember it was on the corner on Habersham. Stopped by for ice cream last week when we were in Savannah and it was worth waiting in line for! Have never eaten anything there except ice cream...forever!

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1 Thank peanutsNewYork
New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are an ice cream lover, then this place is worth the wait! The chocolate cherry cordial was rich and decadent, with bits of cherry and chocolate shavings. If you like chocolate, I would recommend this flavor. Loved the decor too, designed by an Academy Award nominee! A nice place to stop and have a treat when visiting Savannah!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you see a line, don't be intimidated. It moves quickly and it worth it. Also the line gives you time to choose. I had an ice cream sandwich and my husband got a specialty milkshake. It was so delicious !

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved my selection. Inside had nice nostalgic soda shop feel. Cashier was very sweet. We had no line at all; not sure that I would have waited in a block long line as others have mentioned.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $9
Cuisine
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 E Broughton St, Savannah, GA 31401-3402
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-234-4442
Description
No trip to Savannah is complete without a visit to Leopold's Ice Cream! Named the #5 Ice Cream in the World, Leopold's is a "Must-Do." You'll enjoy visiting our retro ice cream parlor, complete with old fashioned soda fountain and friendly soda jerks. You'll also experience a little piece of Hollywood in Savannah as you peruse Stratton Leopold's collection of film posters and props from films he has worked on over his 45 plus years in the movie industry! Leopold's Ice Cream was founded in 1919 by three immigrant brothers from Greece. They learned the art of candy and dessert from an uncle who had already settled in America. The brothers perfected the secret formulas and created the world famous Leopold's VeriBest™ ice cream.Our ice cream is made in house, one batch at a time, using family recipes handed down from the Leopold brothers. With our soda fountain creations and more than 20 flavors available at any given time, we've got something just for you!

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