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Graeter's Ice Cream

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1409 Grand Ave, Newport, KY 41071-2571
+1 859-781-7770
07:00 - 22:00
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Newport, Kentucky
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Between the most delicious homemade ice cream and the candy, you are in the middle of a dieter's nightmare. But all is worth it and just plan to work out an extra 30 minutes. The ice cream parlor is so clean and inviting with the little round tables and old fashion chairs, that you want to sit and enjoy your... More 

Thank auntdeb2016
Fort Thomas, Kentucky
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Love this place. Our family goes to this location at least 3 times a year. Their service is top notch along with the ice cream.

Thank classfamily1
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84 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Tried Graeters Ice Cream because it was recommended. We were told to try the Black Berry Chip. It was outstanding, creamy, deep purple and packed with flavor. We also tried the Oregon Strawberry which we didn't care for as it seemed tasteless. We are used to having a California award winning Thrifty Ice Cream that can mainly be purchased at... More 

Thank sgtgbacon
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

While visiting Cincinnati for a convention we stumbled upon Graeter's. We were intrigued by the long line waiting to be served. It was worth the wait! Ice cream flavor are unique and delicious. Especially like the coconut! Prices were fair. They also have a selection of cookies , chocolates and sweets. A must for stop for anyone in Cincinnati!

Thank Helenea B
Cincinnati, Ohio
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Get a milkshake!!! Or the raspberry chip!! You won't find a better ice cream shop anywhere else in the city!! Very well managed and they support so many local non-profits.

Thank Smurdock34
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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154 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Excellent ice cream flavors and bakery selection. Also they have candy too. Wish I lived around here to visit once a week! Place your order and sit at tables inside or out. Someone stopped by with dog and got treat for their dog too. Sundaes, floats, banana splits and unique flavors along with normal ones.

Thank Dave-Habu
Fort Thomas, Kentucky
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

If you have never had it you don't know what you are missing. From breakfast treats to cookies to candy to Ice cream. It is always great and is made in small batches and hand dipped. Would love to see it world wide for all to enjoy! Make this stop if you get the chance

Thank rickcovey50
Saint Peters, Missouri
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

My wife and I were visiting my brothers family, and they made a point of taking us here. Glad they did. I had the tower which is chocolate raspberry on brownie with hot fudge on top sundae. My wife had chocolate chip coconut cone. She let me try. Simply delicious. Both were delicious. Next time we visit we will definitely... More 

Thank Mike B
Melbourne, Kentucky
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

There's no comparison to Graeters ice cream. Hand crafted, smooth, delicious... The black raspberry chocolate chip ice cream is amazing both for its taste and huge chunks of chocolate within. I must say though, some people complain that the chunks of chocolate are too big. :-) It's never been a problem for me, that's for sure.

Thank Kycliff
Sonoma County, Callifornia
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104 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

I always enjoy a stop at Graeter's: their ice cream is marvelous, the toppings they offer are spectacular, and their malts are to die for. Had a great chocolate malt made with coffee ice cream and extra malt -- heaven in a cup with a straw! Highly recommend!

Thank helmerphud

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1409 Grand Ave, Newport, KY 41071-2571
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 859-781-7770
Handcrafted for Five Generations Since 1870. Louis and Regina Graeter started handcrafting Graeter's Ice Cream in 1870. Today, generations later, we proudly remain family owned and operated. This is made possible thanks to you, our legion of loyal fans. For a century and a half, Graeter's has remained steadfast in our commitment to making ice cream in 2 gallon French Pots one batch at a time.

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