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Emack & Bolio's Ice Cream

107 E Beaufort St, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761-3026
+1 309-454-9375
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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107 E Beaufort St, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761-3026
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Emack and Bolios has pretty good ice cream, but the workers at this location are kind of rude. Also it is a bit overpriced.

Thank AandE_G
Reviewed 10 April 2017

You get what you pay for, certainly. It's definitely worth going if you're visiting town! It's a great little haunt for everyone!

Thank Meghan B
Reviewed 2 April 2017

You wanna know Normal? Check out Emack & Bolio's, a blast from the rock N roll past, with a fun trivia music game allowing extra card punches to earn a free cone. Students and dropouts, old and young, visitors and locals congregate in the hopes...More

Thank normalwriter
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

It's good quality, but you're going to pay a premium price. A lot of kids con their parents to paying up for something that the kids don't know the difference between the janky ice cream truck products. For those who are discerning, it is above...More

Thank redrider1000
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

If you love ice cream, E Mack and Bolio is the place for you!!!!! They offer quality chocolate. No shortcuts on amounts of nuts or candies. A fun date place, guessing the music questions for extra card stamps. Our favorites include the fall seasonal pumpkin...More

Thank normalwriter
Reviewed 26 October 2016

If your sweet tooth needs your attention...this little gem will certainly hit the spot. We happened upon this treat out on a Sunday drive. Between us we ordered a smoothie, ice cream, frozen yogurt and a hand made cone covered in chocolate and chocolate chips....More

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This is the second time we've been to this ice cream/yogurt place and it didn't disappoint! The staff is friendly. The flavor choices are interesting. There is a nice patio space on the side with benches, tables and chairs. For train enthusiasts, the Amtrak passes...More

Thank Beth C
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Great ice cream with unique but delicious flavors at a reasonable price. The service was excellent. It was very busy on a Saturday evening and the server still happily obliged my daughter who needed several samples to make a decision. Well worth seeking this place...More

Thank jake t
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Super yummy ice cream with interesting choices. Located in Uptown Normal which is fun to walk around in and out of all of the stores.

Thank dhone4
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This is a campus scene ice cream shop with varied flavored and varieties of containers (cones, bowls). Can't be beat.

Thank Foggy52
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 E Beaufort St, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761-3026
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Normal
  • Phone Number: +1 309-454-9375
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