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Hot Licks Homemade Ice Cream

3453 College Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99709-3708
+1 907-479-7813
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (55 reviews)
“waffle cone” (7 reviews)
“sherbet” (2 reviews)
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3453 College Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99709-3708
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Lots of variety in the flavours and clearly they also use some local ingredients. Had a waffle cone with two scoops. Great taste. Unfortunately they close for the season on August 31st so we just made it.

Thank Michael2810
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Delicious treat! Lots of flavors. No place to sit inside but tables around it. It is close to the college. Staff seemed like they enjoyed working there and provided fast service.

Thank Nancy A
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Delicious homemade premium ice-cream, I loved it. Plenty of space to sit outside, all sort of option, you should try. I have never had cinnamon ice-cream before, I really loved it.

Thank Vanessa H
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I ate a LOT of ice cream during my travels in Alaska, and this place does not disappoint. Its hard not to love a place with so many unique and local flavors that often change from day-to-day. We loved staring at the chalkboard list of...More

Thank bearandmoose
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great homemade premium ice cream. Moroccan Rose flavor is a must-try. Great Honey cinnamon as well. Good Alaskan Blueberry. (Waffle cone not our favorite--just save money and get the sugar cone or in a cup)

Thank Steven P
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Love their ice cream! Rainy day, so we enjoyed our ice cream cones in the car, but plenty of space to sit outside on a sunny day

Thank webbotis
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We were there for the summer solstice and were on our way to the annual mid-night sun baseball game. We "needed" some ice cream and went to Trip Advisor on our mobile device to find the best place. This place DID NOT disappoint. Wow, the...More

Thank leeandjoanne1993
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I remember growing up thinking this place was the best, but it is just bit better than store bought stuff.

Thank FogHat13
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Half the fun is reading the menu of fantastic flavors. All 4 of us tried different flavors. And we weren't disappointed - it was delicious!

1  Thank Travelboots777
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Lots of people recommended Hot licks and the ice cream was awesome. Only problem was the serving they gave me... this was my sons first cone and I couldn't give it to him because it broke....

Thank Amy B
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3453 College Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99709-3708
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Fairbanks
  • Phone Number: +1 907-479-7813
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Hot Licks Homemade Ice Cream is a seasonal ice cream producer and retailer operating from May through August. Hot Licks was established in 1986 in Fairbanks, Alaska.
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