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“Best Ice Cream” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Graeter's Ice Cream

Graeter's Ice Cream
Ranked #1 of 48 Dessert in Cincinnati
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Highchairs Available, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighborhood: Clifton
Description: Handcrafted for Five Generations Since 1870. Louis and Regina Graeter started handcrafting Graeter's Ice Cream in 1870. Today, generations later, we proudly remain a family owned and operated company. This is made possible thanks to you, our legion of loyal fans. For a century and a half, Graeter's has remained steadfast in our commitment to making ice cream not the easy way, but rather, the only way it should be: by hand, with real cream, sugar and eggs, in 2 gallon French Pots one batch at a time.
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
“Best Ice Cream”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

Graeter's has the best ice cream anywhere. They make ice cream the old fashion way with cream, sugar, milk-fat, etc so don't eat here if you're on a diet. And their chocolate chips are NOT the little flakes but big chunks of chocolate. Highly recommend Graeter's and you won't be sorry.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Cincinnati, OH
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Yum!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

While not quite a restaurant, it is a Cincinnati tradition. The best ice cream around says Oprah, and I haven't met anyone who disagrees.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars
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Fairfield, Ohio
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
“Awesome”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Great ice cream, good service, wonderful atmosphere! I loved it! Love the cookies and pastries. Makes my mouth water thinking about it.

Visited November 2012
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“The Best”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

This is by far the best ice cream I have ever tasted!! I had the brownie sundae, and it did not disappoint. I will definitely be back for a future visit.

Visited April 2013
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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32 reviews
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“Best Ice Cream EVER!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

I am a Cincinnati native and If you travel to Cincinnati and don't eat at Grater's you are missing the whole Cincinnati experience! They have the creamiest, most delicious ice cream ever. It is quiet expensive, but it worth every spoonful. The best flavors are strawberry and of course, black raspberry chip!

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank BeatlesFan33
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