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“It's ice cream and waffle cones”
Review of Big Olaf's

Big Olaf's
Ranked #5 of 6 Dessert in Avalon
Certificate of Excellence
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Santa Maria, California
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“It's ice cream and waffle cones”
Reviewed September 20, 2013

The good thing is you get a fair amount of ice cream (Dreyer's) for the money. Nothing spectacular, homemade waffle cones and good ice cream.

Visited September 2013
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English first
Citrus Heights
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8 reviews
“Oh my Goodness!”
Reviewed September 19, 2013

We wanted their ice cream the evening before but got there too late. It was funny...they had just closed up and there was a line of about 10 people (including us) that wanted them to reopen just for us...of course they couldn't. So, we decided the next night we wouldn't miss them again...we came close...but got there in time. We had the newest flavor...a hot fudge brownie with whatever two ice creams you wanted. We got ours in a plastic cup with a spoon instead of on a cone. Oh MY Goodness! Words can't describe the decadence of this off-my-diet cheating experience! It was worth every calorie! Definitely try this place out if you're on Catalina.

Visited September 2013
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Burbank, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
“Yummy Ice Cream!”
Reviewed September 16, 2013

Right at the end of the walk on your way to the casino with areas to sit and enjoy the views of the harbor. Service friendly!

Visited September 2013
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Camarillo, California
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155 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
“It's ice cream, you can't mess that up!”
Reviewed August 30, 2013

My husband and I went by for a late afternoon ice cream, I got a single scoop of mint chocolate chip and he got a Coke float. It was ice cream, it was good, because it was ice cream! It's Dreyers ice cream, so it's not like it's homemade, but it's ice cream!

  • Visited August 2013
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Ramona, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Exceptional ice cream!”
Reviewed August 28, 2013

Wow, how tasty can an ice cream cone get, and putting it in a freshly-made waffle cone you can watch them make was even better! We sat on the benches across the street and watched the hustle and bustle of all of the visitors and locals going by and really enjoyed it.

Visited August 2013
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