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Graeter's Ice Cream

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332 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220-2019
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Excellent place for anyone, especially couples, family and friends to go and relax with their great specialties in sweets. Friendly employees. A must have desert at anytime.

Thank Mark G
Budd Lake
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is supposed to be one of the best ice cream places in the country, and it does deliver. Ice cream is delicious, good selection of flavors, and a few different types, to satisfy anyone. Service was very friendly as well.

Thank Marian T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went here after our tour at Xavier University. I think my kids may consider a Cincinnati school for the ice cream alone. The peach was my favorite.

Thank familyvisitor09
Cincinnati, Ohio
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Never a bad experience! Everyone is always so nice and the ice cream is always exceptional!! No matter what ice cream you get you will never be disappointed!

Thank Zieglerfive
Vienna, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Local chain selling hand made, Hand scooped ice cream. Very high quality. Small seating area inside recommend the chocolate dipped double scoop.

Thank Mike S
Cincinnati, Ohio
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is some of the best ice cream I've ever tried. Their chocolate chunks are to die for. Go here as often as I can.

Thank CJ H
Los Angeles, California
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is quite the treat for ice cream lovers. Really great variety of flavors, all quite tasty! Very good ice cream aside, I'm gonna give this place notice because of the spectacular service I received at the downtown location on Walnut. The young lady was super gregarious and answered all my questions about the flavors, giving me a very... More 

Thank Mystique777
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

always perfect, always have a new exciting flavor. Creamy, luscious, with chunks of whatever chunk you want. Like Wow. Seasonal flavors always have you wanting more. The worst is all the other confectioneries staring you in the eye. OMG they are great too. Best of the Best

Thank Robert H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Apparently this place is a "must do" for anyone going to Cincinnati. We went and ended up spending a small fortune for decent ice cream (2 kid scoops, 2 single scoops, 1 pint of ice cream, and 1 small pack of buckeyes, $30+). The ice cream is good and creamy but unless you're going downtown I wouldn't go out of... More 

Thank Ernesto N
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the coconut/chocolate chip and it was amazing! The BEST ice cream I think I've ever had. It's so smooth and it wasn't super sweet. Tasted like it was chemical free :)

Thank A TripAdvisor Member

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Gluten Free
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220-2019
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Clifton
  • Neighborhood: Clifton
  • Phone Number: 15132814749
Handcrafted for Five Generations Since 1870. Louis and Regina Graeter started handcrafting Graeter's Ice Cream in 1870. Today, generations later, we proudly remain a family owned and operated company. This is made possible thanks to you, our legion of loyal fans. For a century and a half, Graeter's has remained steadfast in our commitment to making ice cream not the easy way, but rather, the only way it should be: by hand, with real cream, sugar and eggs, in 2 gallon French Pots one batch at a time.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?