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Cowlicks Hand Made Ice Cream

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259B N Main St, Fort Bragg, CA 95437-3608
+1 707-962-9271
11:00 - 21:00
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Fort Bragg, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Banana splits, hot fudge, sundae, or just ice cream in cup, Cowlicks is there to please. This is a favorite spot of my grand kids.

Thank njbeer
Sacramento, California
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Locally made ice cream and sorbet with big flavors like Black Raspberry with Chocolate chunks, Root Beer Float, Mushroom, Ginger or Chocolate. Try a cone, sundae or milkshake. Rich, creamy and delicious.

Thank fogcitylover
Stockton, California
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cowlick's has great homemade creamy ice cream. My favorite is just good ole Rocky Road. I've never had the nerve to try their Mushroom ice cream. They have generous portions and a Hot Fudge Sundae is my favorite to share. It's convenient, right on Main St and easily recognizable with bright yellow colors. The inside has plenty of seating. And... More 

Thank Liz W
Rock Springs, WY
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good ice cream made here. I recommend the mushroom cap ice cream. Don't knock it 'till you try it! Tastes like butter pecan. I've also had several other flavors and they've all been good.

Thank travelbug43_8
San Francisco
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The team here was really friendly and did take the time with us since we were asking questions/ dead giveaway we were visitors. They do offer tastings to help decide. What threw me off was their mushroom ice cream and what do you know it was their best! Inhaled it and danced on my stool as we people watched. My... More 

Thank kcepeda10
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

base on what we had ordered and taken:- highly recommend: coffee recommend: pumpkin, ginger so-so: coconut container: waffle cup is the better choice

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67 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Smooth, creamy, flavorful, what else could you ask for? I tried the black raspberry dark chocolate chunk. It was amazing.

Thank lindsayzdz
Omaha, Nebraska
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112 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

While visiting in November (during Mendocino Beer & Mushroom festival) we knew we had to visit Cowlick's and sample the Mushroom ice cream. Got to taste but that was all, they were sold out of this popular flavor. The very kind young man working the counter scraped the barrel so to speak to let us have a tatse. Reminiscent of... More 

Thank Bev W
Corning, California
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Took the kids in for late night treat when staying on the coast, friendly service, good ice cream and fast service! We will be back next time in town!

Thank echo1011
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

This ice cream is delicious and the perfect treat on a warm afternoon! They have a variety of flavors, both traditional & non-traditional. My husband got the vanilla, but I opted to try the mushroom flavor! I know it sounds gross, but it was awesome! It has a sweet maple taste to it. Apparently the mushrooms only grow on this... More 

Thank Katie F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 259B N Main St, Fort Bragg, CA 95437-3608
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Fort Bragg
  • Phone Number: +1 707-962-9271
Downtown Fort Bragg

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?