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“Soft serve, sprinkles and whipped cream on top!”

Skan-Ellus Drive In
Ranked #3 of 5 Dessert in Skaneateles
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Skaneateles, New York
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Soft serve, sprinkles and whipped cream on top!”
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Great place for ice cream. Challenge your family to come up up with the best or most bizarre sundae because this place has it all!

  • Visited August 2013
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English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Soft serve done right”
Reviewed 1 August 2013 via mobile

Crushed a soft serve here
You want the full soft serve experience you remember as a kid?
This is your place
I felt like I just wrapped up a little game
Good sprinkle selection

  • Visited July 2013
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Thank CCR1975
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Nyack, New York
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Funky but delicious”
Reviewed 28 May 2013

The ambiance here is family- and biker-friendly....funky combination. Great service & food, though! Slamming-screen-door "dining room" & outdoor picnic tables to "stay" & many take-away customers, too. The BEST milkshakes we have ever had, after a wonderful throwback meal of cheeseburgers & onion rings. All-American deliciousness! If it were closer to NYC& home, would go there ALL the time & gain many, many pounds!

  • Visited May 2013
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Thank E L
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Evans, Georgia, United States
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Yummy”
Reviewed 19 April 2013

Love it here have brought my own children and grandchildren back many times, the quality and menu cannot be matched love it

Visited December 2012
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Thank Kristie L
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Toronto, Canada
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“softserve ice cream--yum!”
Reviewed 12 August 2012

There is no such thing as a small serving of softserve ice cream here. The serving is so large in some cases that it goes into a styrofoam bowl with the cone stuck upside down on top! Amazing. Several flavors, also sundaes, floats, frozen yogurt, etc. I actually stopped to order some takeout for dinner, so unfortunately I didn't order ice cream; I only saw everyone else order it, and I regretted my decision. I ordered chili and sweet potato fries. The chili was good, the fries lacked crispness. I would say pass on the food here, and just order ice cream. Food is fairly expensive too for what it is, and the diner itself is a bit run-down, but the experience is still fun.

  • Visited August 2012
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