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Graeter's Ice Cream

2204 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1974
+1 502-451-0044
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (69 reviews)
“waffle cone” (4 reviews)
“mocha chip” (2 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:30All hours
2204 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1974
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Reviewed 21 June 2013

And I couldn't be happier. I love all Graeter's ice cream but to me the fresh peach is best. Yesterday I picked up a pint of fresh peach and butter pecan. I ate so much of both after my meal last night that I woke...More

3  Thank Doogymon
Reviewed 17 June 2013

FORGET THIS PLACE...unless you want to indulge in a perfect treat anytime of the year, and especially on a hot Summer day. They have so many treats from which to choose, but I never seem to get past the ice cream selection. They don't have...More

Thank ForgetThisPlace
Reviewed 29 May 2013

Is as good as you're heard. Service with a smile, expect a line most days and times. Also, wearing an ugly tie = free ice cream on father's day. ; )

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 20 May 2013

Great ice cream and delicious pastries. Love their pumpkin ice cream (seasonal) and their fruit sorbets. Waffle cones are delicious.

Thank Sassymae1
Reviewed 22 April 2013

This is the best ice cream in the US. My first stop in Louisville is Graeter's. I would weight a ton if I lived in Louisville. Fortunately, I live far away so I treasure my black raspberry chip every time I am in town! While...More

Thank Chouette222
Reviewed 11 February 2013

Greater's is locally made. The owner/manager lives in Louisville with his family. The rest of the family lives in the Cincinnati area. The quality of Greater's ice cream is consistently outstanding.

Thank reedness
Reviewed 8 February 2013

You've never REALLY had ice cream till you've had Graeters! Multiple locations, same quality ice cream and service at each.

Thank KG4ERX
Reviewed 10 January 2013

We first had Graeters in Cincinnati while on vacation. We were pleasantly surprised to have one down the street when we moved to Louisville. I haven't tried a flavor I didn't love. The ice dream with chips is the best. The chips are big, soft...More

Thank Presnell4
Reviewed 20 December 2012

I have friends that come from Texas twice a year and they always want to go to Graeter's Ice Cream. This is one that you shoud try Hands Down.

Thank Larry2066
Reviewed 25 November 2012

A local favorite, for sure, but I have yet to find anything "more" special about it than say, Coldstone Creamery.

Thank Jill M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2204 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1974
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-451-0044
  • E-mail
Graeter's has been making irresistible ice cream since 1870. We handcraft all the delicious flavors right here in Louisville with all natural and non-GMO ingredients. We offer ice cream and sorbets by the scoop, delicious sundaes, malts, milkshakes, old fashioned sodas, chillers and delicious candies. We also carry hand packed ice cream to take with you as well as options that will keep them frozen for up to 24 hours. Stop in for a scoop or sundae, and treat yourself to the best ice cream you'll ever taste.
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