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BRICS - Broad Ripple Ice Cream Station

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Broad Ripple
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901 East 64th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46220
+1 317-257-5757
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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Barrie
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142 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016

What a great place for ice cream, service is fantastic, quaint old train station, and best of all great variety of flavors, A must stop in Indy, the apple crisp ice cream rocks!

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Thank avgjoey
Effingham
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Very small inside and off the main Indy roads but worth visiting. The line can be pretty long but moves quickly. Great flavor selection and ice cream is delicious!

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Thank Melissann08
Indianapolis, Indiana
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 December 2015

They have a ton of flavors and I always try to get a different one! They let you combine a "scoop" with two different flavors which is pretty sweet!

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Thank 436toddc
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 October 2015

I am not really an ice cream person but BRICS converted me. I love the spot its kind of homely too with clean bathrooms. Its a great spot for ice cream lovers and kids.

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Thank msa d
Indianapolis, Indiana
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Walk in to this former railroad depot on the Monon rail-trail and you might think the whole city is there. But, don't let the line scare you off--they move remarkably fast--and besides, it's worth whatever wait you might have! I'm a chocolate fanatic and Chocolate ChooChoo is by far my favorite. I mean, dark chocolate, fudge chunks and all. There's... More 

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Thank John S
Indiana
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82 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

I'm a HUGE ice cream fan so was very disappointed in this ice cream. Got the black raspberry with chocolate bits. Flavor was off, portions small and it was expensive. Will not go back.

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Thank gottagetupandgo
Indianapolis, Indiana
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 September 2015

yep. Pretty darn good! & scary that it's within walking distance of work. Wonderful ice cream, generous portions & excellent staff.

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Thank JanisGonzalez
Indianapolis, Indiana
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51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

BRICS is located right on Indy's metropolitan Rails-to-Trails recreational path, The Monon. It's a favorite for families out walking, couples on bikes, and young professionals out for their run! Comfortable and casual, come-as-you-are, BRICS has the best ice cream in town! BRICS-Broad Ripple Ice Cream Station - in what will remind you of a railroad car- a nod to the... More 

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Thank Silverstreaks
Indianapolis, Indiana
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116 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

The ice cream flavors vary from sweet overload to fruity: they even have vegan ice cream. Their protions are very generous. Can get very busy on a hot day, but worth the wait.

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Thank Emily K
Indianapolis, Indiana
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244 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Coolest ice cream place I've been to. Right on the Monon Trail and close by to Broad Ripple restaurants. You skip desert at the restaurant and go to BRICS. Great ice cream, great atmosphere - you can't go wrong.

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Thank DuncanRipple

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 East 64th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46220
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Broad Ripple
  • Neighbourhood: Broad Ripple
  • Phone Number: +1 317-257-5757

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?