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“Throwback Era of Ice Cream”
Review of The Ice Cream Bar

The Ice Cream Bar
Ranked #13 of 161 Dessert in San Francisco
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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

The folks on TripAdvisor never cease to amaze me. Went here based on all previous reviews & they're all on point. This place is definitely a throwback in time when things were done with natural ingredients & nothing complicated. Just had the ice cream, although I could have been convinced to try more, & the taste was wonderful. Not heavy or rich tasting, but light & you could truly taste the flavor. The waffle cone was also very light & crisp & not the usual waffle cone I'm used to eating. Great place for an ice cream treat & to just imagine of what eating ice cream was like back in 40s & 50s. It's not in a tourist area but decided to venture out there after spending the day at the museums. Worth taking the walk of the beaten path. Note to anyone visiting during the winter season, it's closed on Tuesday.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Ruth R
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

This is such a hidden gem and I'm sure that it is a real Ice Cream Bar from the 50's or 60's. Stunning flavours and something for everyone. This is certainly on the must visit list when in San Francisco again.

Date of visit: September 2017
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Thank Adrian-Suffolk
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Reviewed September 11, 2017

Excellent selections, and trendy atmosphere! Limited seating. We ate there late on a Tuesday evening, so the line wasn't too long. Will definitely return!

Date of visit: August 2017
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Thank Byrd11
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Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in mainly for ice cream, but as how we did not have lunch, decided to eat before indulging in the dairy goods. Had fabulous grilled cheese on brioche with a side of outstanding tomato soup. Then ice cream after. Ice cream was very good. Would recommend stopping in and giving it a try if in the neighborhood.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank PPhs
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Reviewed August 12, 2017

Great ice creams and huge portions. They also serve alcoholic cocktails and sodas with ice creams. Not very expensive and super nice staff.

Date of visit: July 2017
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Thank jfermons
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