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Old time ice cream parlor

Growing up I remember independent ice cream shops that generally sold an assortment of penny... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Rick B
via mobile
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Across the track of the East Troy Electric Railroad Museum is J. Lauber's Ice Cream Parlor. When... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
121RJW
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Vienna, Virginia
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2010 Church St, East Troy, WI 53120-1302
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Reviewed 1 July 2014

You can't skip this if you're in East Troy. It is an old trolley station with stories of a haunted spot, a real jukebox, old candies, green river soda, friendly waitstaff, double cones, malts, sundaes...the sights and tastes are just fun! Little antiques are all...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Came here with my husband and parents. My mom and I got here first as my husband and Dad were on the train meeting us. We walked in and were told sit anywhere we will wait on you. Ok great. We sat down and were...More

1  Thank Jessica H
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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Growing up I remember independent ice cream shops that generally sold an assortment of penny candies and other kid attracting stuff. They have given way to chains selling scores of flavors. Lauber’s represents that old time feel and is loaded with historical ice cream shop...More

1  Thank Rick B
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Across the track of the East Troy Electric Railroad Museum is J. Lauber's Ice Cream Parlor. When you approach and walk in , there is a feeling of bygone times. The ice cream is delicious in a cone or a dish, especially on a hot...More

Thank 121RJW
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Came here with my husband and parents. My mom and I got here first as my husband and Dad were on the train meeting us. We walked in and were told sit anywhere we will wait on you. Ok great. We sat down and were...More

1  Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Order an old fashioned ice cream treat while sitting next to an apothecary from the late 1800s. Eat your treat served in a glass dish right out of the early 1900s and have it served by a waiter in a white shirt, wearing a bow...More

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Lauber’s is a great place to visit. It is like the old time ice cream shops with the ice cream tables and booths and antiques on the walls. There is even old time candy. The ice cream is delicious. Love the outfits the workers wear.

Thank Janet M
Reviewed 1 August 2018

After a full day at Green Meadows Petting Farm (also in East Troy), we decided we 'needed' ice cream and had heard about this shop. Despite hitting (many!) road detours due to construction (even our GPS was confused!), we finally made it and are glad...More

Thank Sherry C
Reviewed 3 May 2018

This place absolutely sends you back in time the minute you step through the door. The atmosphere and decor are wonderful. Ice cream is good, and the service is friendly. We always like to visit after a ride on the electric railroad.

Thank HikerEllie
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Lauber's has been in East Troy over 40 years. Everything inside is from other drug stores, etc from the past that have closed. Even the employees dress like they belong in the past. they have real ice cream. make phosphates and have green river soda....More

Thank etpat27
Reviewed 15 January 2018

After taking your train ride from East Troy to Mukwonago's Elegant Farmer you might need a real ice cream sundae at a real ice cream parlor. Lauber's is the real deal with traditional soda fountain confections served in real soda fountain dishes. They also have...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Travel back in time to this amazing ice cream shop. Atmosphere is great. Little on the expensive side but so worth it.

Thank brandonkamine
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