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“Classic ice cream parlor with a classy product”
Review of Aglamesis Brothers

Aglamesis Brothers
Ranked #4 of 50 Dessert in Cincinnati
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $3 - $20
Cuisines: Delicatessen
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Dining options: Lunch
Neighborhood: Oakley
Description: Aglamesis Brothers manufactures premium ice cream and gourmet chocolates and serves them in an authentic turn-of-the century ice cream parlor environment.
Cincinnati, Ohio
Level 5 Contributor
71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Classic ice cream parlor with a classy product”
Reviewed April 10, 2013

The best all around ice cream experience in Cincinnati. Graeters is great, but this is just a smidge better. This location is a blast out of the past.

  • Visited March 2013
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Virginia
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334 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
“No nostalgia at the Mongomery location”
Reviewed April 8, 2013

I would recommend the original ocation on Madison Rd in Cincinnati for the atmosphere. The Montgomery location is just a storefrony in a strip mall - no soda fountain, etc. I judge an ice cream parlor on its hot fudge sundae and Aglamesis Brothers comes out very well indeed. The fudge thickens on on contact with the ice cream. The raspbery topping was excellent. I was a bit disappointed in the butter pecan ice cream itself. No distinct taste and not many pecans. Still, a very good dessert experience, if a bit pricey.

  • Visited April 2013
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Wuhan, China
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Great ice cream and chocolates”
Reviewed March 26, 2013

Don't leave without getting a few homemade chocolates too. The soda jerk was friendly and made a great banana split!

Visited October 2012
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Level 6 Contributor
206 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“Great Ice Cream in Historic Parlor”
Reviewed November 29, 2012

This ice cream is every bit as good as Graeter's and is served in an old fashioned parlor in Oakley. Try some of their candies as well, they are delicious!

  • Visited September 2012
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Better than Graeters”
Reviewed September 28, 2012

This has always been my Cincinnati favorite ice cream. It's not as well known being located only in Oakley and Montgomery, but their ice cream rocks! Enjoy this old world treat.

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