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1106 grand avenue, Grand Lake, CO
+1 970-627-8938
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Nice little local pizza place with build you own pizza's. Try the calzone's! Nothing fancy a bit expensive but the food was good.

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Sixty plus years of soft serve (with a chocolate core, hard cones, and other sweets. Not open on Mondays.

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Thank ProfPlebes
Davenport, Iowa
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Took two of my older grandkids in for some ice cream. Great service, good choices for ice cream (blueberry & huckleberry) was awesome. Kids enjoyed theirs as well. Nice place.

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Fargo, North Dakota
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Our party of 15 stopped for a treat on a hot day. Ice cream was great. We also had shaved ice and smoothies. A little overpriced and the flavored soft serve was not so flavorful. All of the hard serve items that we had were awesome - cones and sundaes.

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Thank ND1438
Vista, California
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90 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

After driving through the Rocky Mountain National Park from Estes Park, we were in the need of a sugar fix! There is another ice cream shop closer to the highway, but the line was really long, so we kept walking and came across this one. Glad we kept walking! I had a waffle one with huckleberry ice cream and it... More 

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Thank Denise C
Sugar Land, Texas
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579 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

This little gem of a house has served ice cream to generations of families for 63 years. Polly's parents build the house and opened the business when she was 18 and needed a job to help with college tuition. We did not meet Polly but we met a lady that has worked there for almost the entire time ... still... More 

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Thank Dianne W
Grand Lake, Colorado
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

What a delightful experience. This mom and pop shop has a Flavor Burst Ice Cream Machine that adds the custom flavor to the velvety smooth soft serve...makes my mouth water just writing this! So many combinations available, you could try a different one every day all summer and still not exhaust the possibilities. In addition to this wonderful treat, they... More 

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Thank SitkaPlexus
St. Louis, MO
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48 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

Came here in 2008 on vacation, so when we returned this year (Sep 2015) knew we wanted another waffle cone with hard ice cream. Really hits the spot! We've tried the choc chip mint, and bing cherry flavors. Yummy. Few little tables both inside and outside available to sit and enjoy.

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Thank Iluv2travel059
Fort Collins, Colorado
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

Their ice cream is good but don't buy the taffy. Ours was hard and most likely not a big seller since it may have been from the original order of the summer season. Don't know but have had better for sure. Save your money and go elsewhere.

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Thank Breapup5
Elizabeth, CO
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

We had just driven over Rocky Mtn Nat'l Park and decided to walk through Grand Lake. People were coming out with ice cream cones, so of course, we had to try one. Oh yea, this is amazing ice cream. If you're an ice cream lover, you've got to go to Polly's!

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Thank Janelle M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1106 grand avenue, Grand Lake, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Grand County  >  Grand Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 970-627-8938
Description
home made icecream

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?