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Toscanini's Ice Cream

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899 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02139-3512
+1 617-491-5877
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burnt caramel” (39 reviews)
“ice cream” (254 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
899 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02139-3512
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I read about this place in some boston food guide and was going there to have the burnt caramel. However when i sampled it i didnt really like it, felt too much burnt for me. However i sampled many other flavors which were all excellent...More

Thank rayyanne
Reviewed August 6, 2018

For the time being, it's not at 899 Main St. (but will probably return there when work on the entire building is complete). At present, it's at 159 First St., Cambridge -- less than 10 minutes away from Lechmere station and under 15 minutes away...More

Thank brucesyl
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I lived in Italy for about 15 years, and I haven't found any place that can hold a candle to the good places in Italy, but Toscanini is pretty good.

Thank AranNathanson
Reviewed August 1, 2018

I always go for the most exotic flavor(s) they have, and they are surprising and wonderful. Goat cheese brownie. Kulfi. Basics like Vanilla and Chocolate are great too.

Thank gcc0615
Reviewed July 23, 2018

The staff is so nice. It was quiet when we were there and the staff took the time to explain everything and let us sample a number of ice creams. The ice cream is unbelievable -- excellent quality and fresh. I had a fruit option...More

Thank nancym290
Reviewed July 10, 2018

This is a new ice cream store which part of a long standing ice cream store at another location and is family run. They have consistently been one of the best ice cream makers in the Cambridge/Somerville, MA area. It is all amazing!!!!! They make...More

1  Thank CLo719
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We saw on Trip Advisor that Toscanini’s was within walking distance from our hotel. We decided to give it a try. Unfortunately, after a 8-10 block walk, we found that the location on Main St. was closed . A sign in the window listed their...More

Thank Billinflora
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Used to travel to original Toscanini's site for the past few years but now they have come to me! They have a new store just across the street from me and it's fantastic but I'm tempted all of the time. Love the ice cream and...More

Thank sskiffin
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I lived in Central Square and I have been there many times. There were provided you with a lot of flavor of ice cream to choose from and yes! Unique!! PERFECTO

Thank chartzter
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Main store is under construction and moved to 1st Street. Stupendous cream and esoteric flavors. Well worth a trip.

Thank TThornton
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 899 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02139-3512
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-491-5877
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