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Nutty Bar Stand

37 Lake St, Arnolds Park, IA 51331
+1 712-332-2243
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (12 reviews)
“sundae” (2 reviews)
“root beer” (11 reviews)
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37 Lake St, Arnolds Park, IA 51331
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Such a wonderful fun little place - The legendary nutty bar is such a treat - The root beer is "burn your throat cold" - excellent - Great place to have ice cream treats - Delicious Blue Bunny ice cream selections - Chocolate covered frozen...More

Thank Harris B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

When our family is visiting us in Arnolds Park, one of their MUST stops is the Nutty Bar Stand! Their nutty bars have been around and everyone's favorite for years. The new owners have made nice upgrades.

Thank joan2000
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Great treats. I loved my nutty bar and the boys had a yummy float. The service was terrific. There are cute shops next door to stroll through while you are there.

Thank DjArmadillo0
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We were in town for the weekend and decided to stop here for treats based on the other reviews we read. It is in a nice location by the lake. They have a number of good ice cream choices and the prices are very reasonable...More

Thank keipem
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Had a nutty bar last weekend at the concert. This was the first one purchased from the new owners--who apparently have opted for a cheaper chocolate that has little chocolate taste. BRING BACK THE OLD RECIPE! The Nutty Bar will be a "tradition" as long...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This store has been around a long time! Had to try a Nutty Bar in a coup with a squirt of hot fudge on it and it was great! Had ice cream 3 days in a row and service was terrific each time and everything...More

Thank Frugalgirl125
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This is an Iowa Great Lakes classic, enjoyed by so many over the years and being introduced young ice cream fans today. Every time we stop by for a Nutty Bar I see multi-generational groups of families enjoying this hand-made Arnolds Park treat. There's no...More

Thank VivaMexicoLiz
Reviewed 20 July 2017

A must when visiting Arnold's Park. Its all delish!!!! Rootbeer floats, nutty bar and frozen chocolate dipped banana.

Thank Staci C
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This supplied great treats! My husband and I enjoyed a classic Nutty Bar as well as a tasty root beer float. We highly recommend this to Arnold's Park visitors!

Thank Jennifer A
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Having a Nutty Bar was the best. Yum, this was a great treat and brought back memories for my Mom and I. My Dad would brings us here because my Mom loves icecream, nuts, and chocolate. Perfect combo and so tasty. This is a must...More

Thank Brenda S
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Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Lake St, Arnolds Park, IA 51331
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Arnolds Park
  • Phone Number: +1 712-332-2243
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The Nutty Bar Stand has been an Arnolds Park icon since 1945. We have been satisfying the Okoboji area's sweet tooth for generations. Our commitment to serving the highest quality products at the lowest price make us a family favorite. Come have a treat with us and let us be part of your summer tradition!
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