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Bear's Drive Inn

1905 Illinois Route 84, Thomson, IL 61285-7710
+1 815-259-2586
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4 Jun 2017
“Love the Krunch Coat Cones”
3 Jun 2017
“Ice cream break”
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1905 Illinois Route 84, Thomson, IL 61285-7710
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

We stopped here for an after dinner ice cream cone after dinner. We were lucky that we arrived right before the 8pm closing. This place is right on Highway 84 and reminded me of drive ins of old.

Thank Curly H
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I have been stopping at this seasonal drive in now for three years now. I always hate it when they close in the fall. They have a large variety of ice cream and food menus choices. I can honestly say I have never been disappointed...More

Thank psa954
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Great ice cream! Old fashioned drive up place, out side tables. Prompt service at the window and friendly staff. Mom and pop operation,so no credit card. Great variety of sandwiches and baskets.

Thank Frances C
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Really cute place to get "to go" food and fantastic ice cream. Prices are good too. The ice cream can't be beat. It's delicious.

Thank grandmagraycar
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious peanut butter Boston shake! Will definitely be trying more from their menu on our next visit! Convenient location right on 84!

Thank ALauritz
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I always stop here on our way thru to Dubuque Area. It's on a VERY scenic Highway 84 up the East side of Illinois along the Mississippi River. The Food was tops as always, the girls were very nice. But DON'T FORGET...More

Thank James P
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Great Ice cream Treats! And also really Good Sandwiches! Enjoy sitting outdoors at an Old Fashion Ice Cream Drive-In!

Thank lin76
Reviewed 3 June 2015

living close by, I tend to eat there a lot. ice cream is nice and creamy. slushies a nice cool treat.

Thank Julianne M
Reviewed 7 March 2014

Great food. Made to order, not fast food, but worth the wait. Great staff, ice cream is great, burgers are terrific. Easy parking, outside tables.

Thank Bunny052
Reviewed 1 July 2013

Always a friendly face. Great food. Great prices. Definitely worth the stop when you are in Thomson.

Thank Susan R
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  • Address: 1905 Illinois Route 84, Thomson, IL 61285-7710
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Thomson
  • Phone Number: +1 815-259-2586
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