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Ted & Wally's

#1 of 35 Dessert in Omaha
Certificate of Excellence
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1120 Jackson St, Omaha, NE 68102-2878
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Austin, Texas
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Really great homemade ice cream. Nice atmosphere, easy to find. Nice little outdoor area to sit and enjoy

Thank Nashoba0716
Chicago, Illinois
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our second stop at Ted & Wally's for waffle cones with delicious flavored ice creams. Highly recommend skipping the dessert menu at your Old Market dinner stop and swinging by this darling ice cream shop. I had some delicious salted caramel scoop and the kids had a rose or blood orange lemon sorbet. Regular flavors and shakes are... More 

Thank HK_Leesie
Norfolk, Nebraska
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My friend and I stopped in for a mid-afternoon treat on a wonderful Saturday afternoon. Our ice cream was heavenly.

Thank MJPuls
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113 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is an ice cream 'Shoppe' in the Old Market! The ice cream and gelato are par excellence and delicious. Great establishment to visit after dinner for a wonderful 'snack':)

Thank simone949
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100 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You stand in line and watch as someone adds something to the ice cream maker. Very old fashion and in a renovated garage, this is a great ice cream parlor. I got fresh made yogurt--chocolate capuchin or something like that--in a waffle cone. I could have eaten two! the ice cream was also fresh and looked delicious. There were lots... More 

Thank Pedalmasher2
Wayzata, Minnesota
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Love real ice cream and Ted Walleys does that very well but the surprise was all the unique flavors. Fun decor,great location!

Thank Cindy C
Council Bluffs, Iowa
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not a huge ice cream fan, but there are always exceptions to the rule and rules are meant to be broken. Ted & Wally's is a long standing institution with a small daily menu of home made icecream, and a long line of people waiting to sample favorites and new alike. The Monarch butterfly ice cream was awesome, one... More 

Thank ACSO10
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157 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We discovered this place by accident when walking around the Old Market area on a weekend visit to Omaha. We attempted to go on a Saturday night about 7:45 but the line extended through the whole store and well into the parking area. It looked like at least a 45 minute wait so we passed. We happened to have an... More 

Thank Lovtorun
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46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You know it's some awesome Ice cream when people are lined up out the door to get it! So go BEFORE supper...lol! Really, it is quite a treat- flavors you cant find anywhere else. Last time I was there I had apple cinnamon sorbet...man- just made my mouth water!

Thank Tasia H
Atlanta, Georgia
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109 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an old time ice cream shop. We were allowed to taste test a few before deciding on the Dutch chocolate and vanilla bean (I know, I know, but they were too good to ignore). This place has been around since 1986 and doesn't look like it's going anywhere soon. Let's hope that's right. Go there.

Thank Vacationer2Maine

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 Jackson St, Omaha, NE 68102-2878
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: 402-341-5827

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