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“Pretty damned yummy!”
Review of Big Olaf's

Big Olaf's
Ranked #6 of 6 Dessert in Avalon
Certificate of Excellence
Restaurant details
San Diego
Level 4 Contributor
29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Pretty damned yummy!”
Reviewed February 15, 2012

Big Olaf's features many flavors of Dryer's ice cream. They throw it on a very nice quality, large waffle cone and cover it with nuts, chocolate, whipped cream and a cherry.

What's not to like about this? Recommended!

  • Visited February 2012
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English first
Lake Elsinore, California, United States
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“best waffle cone”
Reviewed December 1, 2011

The best waffle cone and was only 4.50. It is big enough for two to share. Would highly recommend.

Visited November 2011
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Thank Dee W
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OC, CA
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Just like I remember as a kid. Ice cream is essential for an island experience.”
Reviewed November 3, 2011

Total nostalgia for me since I used to go there as a kid. Same as always - great ice cream.

Visited September 2011
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Thank Ryan G
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New York City, New York
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Mmmmm”
Reviewed October 20, 2011

The first time I tried to go the line was out the door.Glad I went back to try again it was deelish!

  • Visited October 2011
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Thank C O
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Santa Barbara
Level 4 Contributor
24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Need trained help but the icecream and shakes were good.”
Reviewed September 25, 2011

Only one person working the long line of customers on a hot September day.

  • Visited September 2011
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