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“Rude help” 1 of 5 bubbles
Review of Big Olaf's

Big Olaf's
Ranked #4 of 6 Dessert in Avalon
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Santa Clarita
Level Contributor
15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Rude help”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 3, 2013

Rude staff , poor English, small portions! Didn't have a lot of what was on menu . Other ice cream locations much better in town.

Visited March 2013
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English first
Virginia
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316 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
“Save Your Money”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2013

We decided to get a treat while we waited for the ferry and figured an ice cream cone would be just the thing. We wandered over to Olaf's and made our selections. We weren't familiar with Dreyer's ice cream, but if Olaf's is any indication, it's pretty pathetic. We each got different flavors and both came to the conclusion that they were more "ice" than "cream". In addition, the paper on the cone actually stuck (and I mean really stuck where you have to pick off little bits of of paper that were almost imbedded) to the cone. If I'm ever back on the island, I'll head over to the grocery store if I get a hankering for ice cream.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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Peoria, Arizona
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Good old-fashioned ice cream shop”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2013 via mobile

Good ice cream. Good service. Just a good old-fashioned ice cream shop. There's not much more to add to it than that!

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Camarillo, California
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“good ice cream, good price”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2013

Had a cone, but if my stomach would have allowed it would have def had their special with the works!! Large, great selection of flavors, and friendly staff too! Went twice on our two day trip!

Visited January 2013
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Everyone loves ice cream!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2012

This place has some goooood ice cream and its located right on the beach. The waffle cone with peppermint bonbon my girls favorite so I got a big smile when I came walking back onto the beach with one of these.

Visited December 2012
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