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Big Olaf Creamery

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5208 Ocean Blvd., Siesta Key, Siesta Key, FL 34242
+1 941-349-9392
11:00 - 22:00
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Edgartown, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Get ready to make a major decision on the flavor(s) selection for your cone or cup of rich Big Olaf's ice cream. Thank goodness the staff is very friendly and patient.

Thank 1101Traveler
Santorini, Greece
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great flavors selection and well priced. Great location and benches to watch the town go by while you enjoy for ice cream!

Thank Mariana S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I don't know who Big Olaf is, but he/they have the ice cream concept nailed. Don't be intimidated if there is a line. The efficiency of the staff is impressive. They will be serving you before you can make up your mind. They won't rush you however. Enjoy.

Thank Howard W
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Tried the "trash can" (a mixture of a little bit of everything) and the toasted coconut. Both tasty and creamy. Would go again to try the other flavors. Service was friendly and fast.

Thank peter p
London, England
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One scoop is a big serving. They have many kinds of chocolate and who cares what else. But my wife says the butter pecan and pralines & cream are awesome.

Thank Ddeist
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Tried two soft serve and two traditional flavors. Every one was a solid offering. I travel by motorcycle, all over the country, and always stop for ice cream. Big Olaf is a top 1% offering.

1 Thank Steven G
Pompano Beach, Florida
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A lot of ice cream flavors to choose from.. I decided to get the Trash Can, it had a little bit of everything and I loved it. Just got one scoop because the servings are pretty big. YUMM!

Thank Trixie C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best ice cream ever.. great portion moderately priced wish the had vanilla ice cream peanut butter cup.. love the chocolate peanut butter cup

Thank kathy j
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super friendly. Delicious ice cream. generous portions. It is a little bit hard to find. Every one in our party enjoyed their flavors. It does seem a little pricey, about 5 dollars a person, but it's worth it for a nice treat. Lots of cute shops nearby too.

Thank Laura S
East Sandwich, Massachusetts
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has been a favorite stop for many years. Who doesn't like ice cream? Especially of the quality and delectability of Big Olaf's. This was the first place that I saw waffle cones, decades ago, which is a very popular choice. So many flavors and choices of cones. Its a very popular place and the lines are often long and... More 

Thank myerscl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5208 Ocean Blvd., Siesta Key, Siesta Key, FL 34242
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Siesta Key
  • Phone Number: +1 941-349-9392

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