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Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab - Arroyo Grande

114 W Branch St, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-2602
+1 805-474-4068
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (180 reviews)
“waffle cone” (11 reviews)
“sorbet” (4 reviews)
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Hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
114 W Branch St, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-2602
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to get a sweet treat! The fun flavors are delicious and the ice cream itself is super creamy and good. I do recommend not going right after a meal as you get quite a bit of ice cream (that's why...More

Thank ggmusicista
Reviewed 1 week ago

Doc Bernstein's is an institution in Arroyo Grande. We couldn't pass up the chance to try their ice cream at this location. We went on a Tuesday evening and loved the old building, the booths, the train that traversed the edges of the restaurant including...More

Thank flashncrash
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a neat little place. So many flavors of ice cream and the creativity of the names and flavors is great. This place has some of the friendliest young people working. This was reasonably priced 4 ice creams for about $20. There was a neat...More

Thank Aimz74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This ice cream parlor is a cool little spot. The theme is pretty fun for kids and the ice cream is great. If you find yourself in the area, you should definitely try this place out.

Thank Joseph V
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Step back in time with this icecream parlor. We has pistachio, strawberry, coffee, peanut butter and mint chip between us. The quality was superb - fresh and natural flavors. They combine flavors for you and serve with many choices of vessels and many additions if...More

Thank Carole S
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

This place serves really really good ice cream that is worth a stop. Forget about your last cholesterol reading and just enjoy this place.More

Thank Don H
DocBurnstein, Corporate Staff Member at Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab - Arroyo Grande, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Hey Jon, Thank you so much for this wonderful review and for stopping by Doc's Arroyo Grande parlor! We were thrilled, before even reading your review, when seeing your title "Oh boy... This is great". It is so great to hear how much you enjoy...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

you walk in to a old fashion ice cream place. great service and of course the list of chooses from one scoop to a big chocolate spit...very fair prices see ya thereMore

Thank David H
DocBurnstein, Corporate Staff Member at Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab - Arroyo Grande, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Hi David, Thank you for stopping by Doc's Arroyo Grande parlor for sweet treat and for leaving this great review! Our staff works very hard at providing excellent service to each guest, and it is wonderful to hear that they accomplished this for you. We...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

The best ice cream place around! Great service and awesome ice cream! Love this place! We plan to visit as much as possible and to recommend to all of our friends and visitors!More

Thank sheilag970
DocBurnstein, Corporate Staff Member at Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab - Arroyo Grande, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Hi Sheila, We wanted to thank you for showing Doc's your support by leaving this wonderful review! It is great to hear that you have had such a great experience at our Arroyo Grande parlor. We appreciate you spending the word about Doc's, and we...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018

ya, The Doc knows what he's doing! AMAZING ice cream! The Bday cake is one of my favs! The Mexican Chocolate is to die for! It's located in DT AG. Tons of little shops and restaurants as well as wine tasting! The I usually head...More

Thank Iz131977
DocBurnstein, Corporate Staff Member at Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab - Arroyo Grande, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Thank you for leaving Doc this wonderful review. We are so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your ice cream! We are looking forward to serving you soon and making your day a little extra sweet.

Reviewed 3 January 2018

A flavor for everyone. Some creative, weird and unusual. Great quality costs more. Choose your type of cone. Free tastes for those who are undecided. Family and kid friendly. There is a great toy train running around the ceiling. The staff is very patient with...More

Thank Suzanne L
DocBurnstein, Corporate Staff at Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab - Arroyo Grande, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Hi Suzanne, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review with your feedback! We are ecstatic to hear that you enjoyed your visit to our Arroyo Grande parlor. We are looking forward to serving you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 7
Cuisine
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 W Branch St, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-2602
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Arroyo Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 805-474-4068
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Description
Nostalgic ice cream parlor with super-premium ice creams made on-site daily. Model train circles the parlor.
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