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“OMG to die for”

Greg's Frozen Custard
Ranked #1 of 6 Dessert in Mundelein
Price range: $1 - $5
Dining options: Outdoor Seating
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Dining options: Outdoor Seating
Reviewed July 15, 2012

Great smooh flavorful custards; not waxy tasting like the franchise hamberger place. We are big fans of their pistachio. The have a special flavor each day, but you can also purchase by the pint. We stock up over the winter, because they're closed. Also can't forget to mention the diner drive in theme. We have fun playing name that artist when a new song starts playing.

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Reviewed May 29, 2012

Ridiculous. That's what I thought when I drove out of Greg's with a frozen custard cone in one hand and the steering wheel in the other. What? I've lived in this area forever and never been to or knew of Greg's? How could that be? This is real frozen custard. Do NOT confuse it with Dairy Queen - heaven forbid - or even to Culver's which is close, but no cigar. This frozen custard is the kind of sweet that doesn't leave you overwhelmed with rich sugariness. It has body like soft ice cream. But don't call this soft serve. That's something else.

Then there's the flavors. Vanilla and chocoate everday, duh. And a fresh favor of the day or take almost anyone of them home from their freezer. Bring your cooler and ice packs and load up. See the link to their flavor calendar (what, you think they really have a website? Fogeddaboudit.)

OK, it doesn't hurt that Greg's is also a throwback. It's from the flying saucer school of drive-in architecture. Greg's is "only" 12 years old. But I'm guessing the building is recycled. Nevertheless, it somehow makes the custard taste better as well.

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Reviewed September 12, 2011

.This place is wonderful. On any given day (during the season when the place is open) you can choose vanilla, chocolate or the flavor of the day. Then you get the choice of about a million toppings as well as sauces and whip cream to put on a make your own sundae. You can also choose from the huge variety of sundaes they have already created or just enjoy a scoop on a cone or in a bowl. The frozen custard is fresh and the toppings are too. This is my favorite place for a cold treat on a nice day. There is no indoor seating here. You just drive up and park and either get it to go or even better sit down at one of the tables or benches outside. There are actually quite a few (mostly shaded) spots for such a small place. You can also buy already packaged frozen custard in a variety of flavors to go.

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Reviewed July 24, 2011

I'm gonna go out on a limb and say this might be the best custard shop in the whole world! The menu was very extensive and even has burgers and hot dogs! From the 60's music being played to the fantastic customer service, they hit the jackpot in all aspects of what a business should be!!! I am a customer for life!! Thank you Greg, now I"m hooked. It'll be easy to reel me back and back and back! Pineapple Upside Down Cake Sundae---- The bomb!!!

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Vernon Hills, Illinois
Reviewed April 21, 2008

It's a shame this place is only open for part of the year. Their frozen custard is phenomenal, and the variety of toppings is unbelievable. Their Dusty Road is innovative and delicious.

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