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203 E Main St, Trumansburg, NY 14886-8908
+1 607-387-9656
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

A friend treated me to a free icecream, so I'm not sure about the pricing. The quality is okay, nothing special. Great selection of choices and friendly staff. We ate on a picnic table nearby that was clean.

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Thank Leslie W
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

I've had three baby cones in various places this summer and this was the absolute smallest. Maybe about 3 Tablespoons of ice cream. As a senior citizen I like to order smaller portions, and usually end up with more than a satisfactory amount, glad I ordered small. But Not My Dads does not fit that mold. The ice cream was... More 

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Thank Kathleen M
Omak, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I make a point to come here every time I come back East. They have a good selection of ice cream and we always enjoy our visit. Love Dole Whip and this has been one of the few places you could find it.

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Thank Marsha49
Kalispell, Montana
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We haven't had an ice cream we didn't like at NOT MY DAD's. Great location. Good service. Always busy. Has dairy Free options too.

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Thank GeneralManagerLCB
Rochester, New York
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83 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

The ice cream serving sizes are huge (maybe order one size smaller than you think you want) and the staff is really friendly. There are plenty of outdoor tables in a well-kept lawn area and under the roof. If you are visiting in the area, it's well worth a stop. They service Purity brand hard ice cream and I personally... More 

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Thank JoeSetta
Ithaca, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Stopped to get family some ice cream, and was surprised by how many flavor options there were for such a tiny place! My daughter cannot have dairy, so I had her snack in hand when ordering. The woman who took our order noticed, said she cannot do dairy, and would my daughter like her favorite vegan treat? Of course, she... More 

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Thank Cindy L
San Deigo, CA
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

We stopped by on our trip to NY last summer and went back an additional 5 more times on the trip. Absolutely the best soft serve ice cream in the nation-hands-down! Can't wait to go back there on our next trip to NY.

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Thank Donna S
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015

We took the kids here for ice cream. I was a great little ice cream stand. Perfect for what it is. My son did have a hot dog and it was huge!!! he love it.

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Thank Gabor H
Trumansburg, New York
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2015

I'm a reular in the summer. This is a standard place for good ice cream. But if it doesn't sell,I understand it will close.

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Thank Robert H
Rochester, New York
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82 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2014

Stopped here this afternoon on our way home from Ithaca. We all ordered different flavors of a Jr size cone (2 small scoops of ice cream for $2.15 each). All the flavors of hard ice cream were good and the service was OK.

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Thank Laurarobin

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 E Main St, Trumansburg, NY 14886-8908
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Trumansburg
  • Phone Number: +1 607-387-9656

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?