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“The long lines tell all” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Holy Cow

Holy Cow
Ranked #1 of 2 Dessert in Red Hook
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Saugerties, NY
Level Contributor
19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“The long lines tell all”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2013 via mobile

The best ice cream! My favorite is soft serve so I am particular about the soft serve I eat. Their soft serve yogurt is also delicious and the offer a variety of favors.

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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Pine Plains, New York, USA
Level Contributor
189 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
“Holy Cow is the Best Ice Cream!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2013

We love Holy Cow. If we are anywhere near it we will drive over and get our ice cream fix. You cannot beat their prices and they don't skimp on sizes. Just don't ask for a medium! The small is not small the the large is very big.

They have a great assortment of toppings. I love that they have marshmallow topping. Not every ice cream place has it. Their banana split is fabulous. You can pick 3 ice creams and 2 toppings and they will do it up with whipped cream (I swear it is the best whipped cream) and a cherry!

In the summer there will be a line out the door but it moves fast and is worth what ever the wait (and weight!).

  • Visited December 2012
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Poughkeepsie, New York
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69 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Great value for an excellent product.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2012

Their ice cream is delicious. Line goes out the door in the summer, worth the wait. Ice cream cakes are always fresh and tasty. Sometimes we get a whole cake, and it's not even our birthday!!!

Visited October 2012
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Red Hook, New York
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33 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Can't beat it”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2012

Ice cream. Good portions. Hard and soft and priced right. You are looking for the best place to get it. The only problem is your waistline as you will want to stop every time you go by.

Visited November 2012
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NY
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“The best soft serve ice cream in the area”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2012

LInes go out the door and spill over to the picnic benches from June through September. They make their own ice cream sandwiches and bananas dipped in chocolate and coated in peanuts- a healthy and delicious alternative to ice cream if you are on a diet

Visited September 2012
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