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Schoolhouse Ice Cream

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216 Cambridge St, Burlington, MA 01803-2542
+1 781-221-0338
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11:00 - 10:30
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Sun - Mon 12:00 - 22:30
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Buffalo, New York
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On a recent visit to see family in Boston, our grandson, 12 years old, asked me to come watch his baseball practice. I really enjoyed watching his team and our future Red Sox player. I remember as a kid going to play ball and after that going out for a treat with my father. So, I decided to carry on... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We took our 3 year old granddaughter and not only had trouble getting a small portion but were charged for what we asked her to put back in the tub. Accordingly we ordered small portions and ended up throwing about 1/3 away as we just were stuffed.

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Thank edpapp
Billerica, MA
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

OVERALL: LOVED the ice cream here! Much better than Coldstone (Coldstone is not bad, but this is clearly better!). QUANTITY: We got the Large ice cream size, and it was a good size! $6.50 per large ice cream, but you can use an Entertainment Book coupon to save roughly half the price. QUALITY: Excellent! The flavor was excellent. We got... More 

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Thank KenG_Review
Boston. MA
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288 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I stopped at Schoolhouse ice cream for an after dinner ice cream . The service was friendly. . The portions were generous. . The flavors were intense in a pleasent way. . I particularly liked the Hula flavor (coconut based ice cream) The ice cream style was a bit hard and did not feel rich. . But... More 

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Thank EarlDGrt
Billerica, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

I was craving a bannana split and Schoolhouse is two mins from my home. It was 3:00 PM in the afternoon so i figured why not. I got there in 2 mins. I was going to order my dessert and sit down and eat it, but I noticied they had soup of the day and it was Clam Chowder. I... More 

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Thank mckelley1226
Arlington, Massachusetts, United States
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100 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

I had heard that some of my friends had tried schoolhouse ice cream and figured we'd give it a shot one afternoon as a treat. I won't say their selection is huge but it is decent and varied. My wife ordered a medium cone and when I saw their idea of a medium I quickly changed my order to a... More 

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Thank Don C
Boston, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

Took my two girls for slush, they wanted cotton candy cause it was listed on the website but they only had two flavors. That was fine. What wasn't fine was that they charged $4.20 for a children's slush!!! When I ordered, she asked a children's and I said yes, your smallest. Then when I was rung up for $8.40, I... More 

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homemade, Owner at Schoolhouse Ice Cream, responded to this review

My name is Rob, I am the owner of Schoolhouse Ice Cream and I am sorry to read that your children didn't not like the slush they got. Please show this review to one of my staff and they will give you two free small cups of what ever flavor they want. Also the extra small cup you were referring... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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88 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2014

You're in Burlington. You don't feel driving too far north or south. You just need a good cup of ice cream. Hop on over to Schoolhouse. Good serving sizes, some great flavors and a really cute atmosphere (the fact wall was enthralling).

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Thank Neil_Yeung
Boston, Massachusetts
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81 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

We often visit School house ice cream for lunch and ice cream. Great spot to take the kids. Great sandwiches and so many icecream flavors. Fun atmosphere too! Highly recommend. Great value.

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Thank molson28
Boston, Massachusetts
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254 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2014

I dropped by this place a few days ago and enjoyed a banana split with mint chip, mud pie, and for now the heath bar. The ice cream was very good and definitely something I would have again. I didn't try the soft serve, but I will have to try that next time. If you're really feeling hungry, they do... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 10:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 10:30
Thursday
11:00 - 10:30
Friday
11:00 - 10:30
Saturday
11:00 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Cambridge St, Burlington, MA 01803-2542
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-221-0338
Description
We make our own Ice Cream and Yogurts! We also offer soups and sandwiches and Ice Cream Cakes.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?