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Graeter's Ice Cream

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650 Walnut St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2517
+1 513-977-4129
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quick friendly service and the ice cream is always rich and delicious. Can't go wrong. Fun location too right by the outdoor ice skating.

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Thank juliefuller21
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful combination of ice cream flavors, chocolate coated waffle cones and excellent service provides for a thoughtful and relaxing moment to top off any date night experience. A wide mix of ages and smiles translates to a very popular ice cream store!

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Thank David P
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tasty ice cream - recommended on a visit to Cincinnati. Also a good selection of other cakes as well as sauces and chocolates you can buy - would make good gifts.

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Thank grintoul
Cincinnati, Ohio
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Even though the air is cool outside...Graeter's always manages to warm your heart. Jam packed on a Friday evening the energy of this location was welcoming and the service was prompt and accurate. I enjoyed the Chocolate Chocolate Chip. And it was delicious. How fortunate are we to have such a wonderful Cincinnati icon in this community.

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Thank Michelle H
Cincinnati, Ohio
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Graeter's is well known for their amazing ice cream and pastries. It is a destination for out of town visitors as well as one of Oprah's favorites -- for a reason. When you eat any of the chip flavored ice creams, you will be treated to mammoth sized pieces of chocolate. The fruity flavored ice creams are full of chunks... More 

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Thank Lori K
Hershey, Pennsylvania
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398 reviews
252 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Small challenge- I am trying to review the shop in Mariemont and do not have the address- so I will just address that the ice cream is amazing. The store is spotless and friendly. However for ice cream this good I would enter a dark alley after dark. When in Cincinnati make sure to try a Graeter's.

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Thank Richard D
Clearwater, Florida
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

I absolutely LOVEEE ice cream but I don't necessarily like ice cream with chocolate chips, they had a creation - bourbon pecan - which has chocolate chips in it, he had me taste it, I was IN LOVE!!!!! There was a long line but they move very fast but still give great customer service so don't let a long line... More 

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Thank angel_gre
WPB
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Love ice cream, don't miss this taste treat, be sure to get some flavor with a chip in it, you won't be sorry.

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Thank King B
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Popular ice cream bar, good ice cream, good variety of flavors. On nice days there is a queue but it moves well as plenty of staff. Friendly and correct.

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Thank Els Sleven
Baltimore, Maryland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

You will not taste better Ice Cream anywhere. The Mint Chocolate Chip has chocolate candy bars in it. The creamiest ice cream with the best flavors to be enjoyed.

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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$20
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 Walnut St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2517
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 513-977-4129

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