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Velvet Ice Cream Co.

11324 Mount Vernon Rd, Utica, OH 43080-7703
+1 740-892-3921
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We drove out to this gem and was surprised to see that they were offering $1 ice cream for National... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Toledo, Ohio

This stop gives the traveler history, yummy treats, peaceful walk beside the pond and ducks, time... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brenda C
Carterville, Illinois
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100 year old co. making ice cream. Short tour gives info on co, and allows you to see into part of the factory (and tasty samples).
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“old mill” (8 reviews)
“nature trail” (7 reviews)
“day trip” (9 reviews)
11324 Mount Vernon Rd, Utica, OH 43080-7703
+1 740-892-3921
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We drove out to this gem and was surprised to see that they were offering $1 ice cream for National Ice Cream day. We also checked out the museum area and fished in the pond. A lovely day trip place in Ohio.

Thank rubyhugsparks
Reviewed 1 week ago

This stop gives the traveler history, yummy treats, peaceful walk beside the pond and ducks, time to take a breath while traveling.

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for something to do with the grandkids, so we checked out Velvet Ice Cream. The kids played on the play ground for a little bit before we ate lunch in Ye Olde Mill. They had tables and umbrellas outside but we weren't...More

Thank G B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just wish we wouldn't have had lunch before the ice cream. But, on the other hand, the food from the cafe was great. We were there early, and went on the "tour" of the ice cream factory. It was short, but well given, and...More

Thank Sandy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the kids there and ate lunch for the first time. Yummy salad and chicken sandwich. Wish lunch menu had more choices for side. Amazing ice cream and took the tour. Kids enjoyed that!

Thank Ohiomom80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family had a great time at the Velvet headquarters. The ice cream was fabulous, and there were flavors available that I'd never seen - I tried the elephant ear, which had actual chunks of elephant ear in it, and it was delicious! They have...More

Thank JuliaH70
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on the way home from a local orchard. We are very familiar with Velvet ice cream. The ice cream did not disappoint. There were tons of people working and many flavors to choose from. There's a small seating area inside. There are...More

Thank AuntTra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Velvet Ice Cream is not only delicious but when you go here they have so many things to do with the family. They have an ice cream museum, an old fashioned water wheel and many other family friendly activities. Hiking, fishing, playground, ducks and picnic...More

Thank sposamom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant offers a quick bite to eat and multiple varieties of ice cream. The ice cream is made on site. You can get a tour of the factory.there are picnic pavilions and play sets for kids. The book mobile also makes a stop here...More

Thank Darci U
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped here with our two grandkids. Took the tour, which was informative about the beginnings of the Velvet Ice Cream factory, which has been in operation for 5 generations. Got to see how the ice cream is made and shipped in containers. The grounds are...More

Thank travelinggrandma67
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Nellie R
22 July 2017|
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Response from Pepsi38 | Reviewed this property |
I am sure dogs would be allowed on the outside in the picnic area. They would be off limits for the tour or the restaurant/gift shop.