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I scream for ice cream

The Big Bay General Store is a store - they have all kinds of things you might need because you’re... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Paul V
via mobile
Best Ice Cream in the World!!! REALLY!

Can't wait for the Big Bay General Store to open for the season. Kelly makes the absolute best... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
Ontario, Canada
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Big bay, Big Bay, Georgian Bluffs, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-534-3730
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

The Big Bay General Store is a store - they have all kinds of things you might need because you’re camping or at your cottage - but it might as well be an ice cream parlour. They make their own ice creams. I’ve had and...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Can't wait for the Big Bay General Store to open for the season. Kelly makes the absolute best homemade ice cream in the world. We really mean that. We have had ice cream in many countries, many different styles and flavours, and for us there...More

2  Thank highlander88
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We visited here with two teenage ice cream connoisseurs. The home made ice cream was voted the most delicious ever! We had the smallest size at $3.00, which consisted of two HUGE scoops of loveliness. The shop itself also stocks a host of other locally...More

5  Thank sarahmcc2015
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The female owner of this facility has a hatred of Americans because the Canadian Dollar is lower than the US Dollar. We had a group of 9 people. She will not take credit cards even though her gifts are in the $15 to $45 range...More

10  Thank rickb1312
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Home made ice cream that is delicious, not sickly sweet as so many commercial products. The proprietor was gracious, friendly, and accommodating. A sweet accessory to our holiday.

3  Thank charlesmartincviii
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Amazing ice cream! Awesome selection of seasonal flavours including my favourite - pumpkin pie! Lavender ice cream with a scoop of vanilla is heavenly. I look forward to eating Big Bay ice cream every summer when we are visiting the cottage. Adorable little lending library...More

3  Thank Margi E
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Had read great reviews about this place so we stopped in while driving along the coast. Great well maintained building, but unfortunately they are closed on Tuesdays.

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

These guys make their own ice cream, and they must have fun picking the flavours because they have some great ones! It's also a general store that sells things like jams, pies, maple syrup, candles, etc.

2  Thank Andre P
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We stop here often on our drive from Tobermory to Owen Sound, the coffee ice cream is my favourite, but truthfully they are all good!

1  Thank the4taals
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Words can'r describe how delicious the ice cream here is - i had the aztec chocolate, my wife the pumpkin pie, and my son the berry and lime ice creams. Scrumptious.

1  Thank stownend47
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