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Mitchell's Ice Cream

688 San Jose Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-4925
+1 415-648-2300
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (86 reviews)
“mango” (14 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
688 San Jose Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-4925
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

I love this place. yes you have to wait but it's so well worth it. If you don't like to wait just buy 1/2 gallon pre packs and make sundaes at home.

Thank Cheryld92103
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Dont be alarmed by line. Go in grab a number it goes by quick. The pumpkin ice cream was really good, but the grasshopper my favorite. The cones are homemade and good.

Thank Autumn M
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This place is popular even on a fall weekday! The ice cream is rich, and I especially like the Asian tropical flavors. They have traditional ones too if that floats your boat. They use a number system to keep track of who is served next,...More

Thank interviewtraveler
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Great place for ice cream.... interesting flavors. Try the avacodo, its is really good. Also has the usual flavors. But be aware.... almost always lines out the door.

Thank Michael P F
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Mitchell's ice cream is so delicious and creamy and has great flavor choices including many tropical flavors. The staff is friendly and helpful even when busy, and I love the informal, old fashioned set-up, including some prized benches to sit on right outside the door....More

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I have a photograph of my husband and I outside on the bench eating ice cream one sunny afternoon. I no longer eat sugar but Mitchell's Ice Cream was one of the places that has stood the test of time. It was there when I...More

Thank Riverstyx
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Mitchell's is a long-time family favorite and still makes ice cream that ranks with the new "artisanal" places. Be ready for rich, creamy, full-flavored ice creams here. I particularly like Mango, a classic, and the Mexican Chocolate, which tastes just as sharp and delicious as...More

Thank Mindkandy
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Mitchell's is a long-time family favorite that has stood the test of time. It ranks up there with the best so-called "artisanal" ice cream makers. Mitchell's ice cream is creamy and rich in butterfat. It's totally satisfying in ways the trendier places aren't. Mango is...More

Thank Gregory T
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I love Mitchell's ice cream shop-the ice cream is so creamy and rich and they have so many interesting flavors. I definitely get over there in November through December to stock up on their pumpkin and ginger ice creams. The ginger ice cream is the...More

Thank autumntiger_23
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic ice cream with some unique flavors. Can be a wait without seating but worth it! Kids love it.

Thank jennifergQ418YI
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 688 San Jose Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-4925
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Noe Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Noe Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 415-648-2300
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