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Amy's Ice Cream

1301 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2432
+1 512-440-7488
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“sundae” (8 reviews)
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1301 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2432
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

traveling cross country I had to stop as my son had highly reccomended the place. He was right; smooth as silk and great flavor!

Thank gordoni298
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely jam packed. I counted and I was the 18th person in line. The Mexican vanilla is awesome. My 9 year old who has eaten her fair share of ice cream —- thinks this is the best. Worth the wait.

Thank DiamondDoug44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was walking in the heat after being sun burnt tubing the previous day and needed to cool down and get some water... this place came through. I was not brave enough to try some of the specialty things, but what I did get was...More

Thank coagula
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try the Mexican vanilla with butterfingers or heath bars stirred in. Other interesting flavors, too. You will be very happy!

Thank corgi22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Amy’s last night. We Had always seen a line out front so we assumed the quality directly influenced the size of the line. Our experience was sloth like service and mediocre ice cream. There were two people staffing the store but only one...More

Thank richard y
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Amy's has been a favorite for an ice cream delight since my children were toddlers 40 years ago and that is a pretty long time to still be kicking and serving ice cream. The kids loved the goofy people making the cones and sundaes and...More

Thank Stiglitz11
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Another place in town that I went to because of hype. I will say the service was really friendly, but the ice cream was just ok. It wasn’t memorable. I threw nearly half of mine out (which I never do because I love sweets) because...More

Thank Katelyn C
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Plenty of choices to choose from. I think their menu changes too. Some are always there, and a few changes. I sampled a few before deciding on the coffee and all were very creamy and rich. After i finished my scoop, i can still feel...More

Thank agbells
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Love a good ice cream on a hot day! Love the fact it is not corporate food and has a local charm. Wonderful flavors and just plain perfect ice cream.

Thank twomenwithtrumpets
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This has been the slowest service we have received in the states. Honestly how long does it take to mix an ice cream!! Staff just chatting and in no hurry while customers standing out in blazing heat waiting Ice cream tasty but very marginal if...More

Thank Cara G
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1301 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2432
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-440-7488
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