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830 E Williams St, Apex, NC 27502-2157
+1 919-671-7220
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
9 Jul 2017
“Good old-fashioned fun family treat”
10 Jul 2017
“bad customer service”
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830 E Williams St, Apex, NC 27502-2157
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

do not come here often, so of course, the time I do, the girl at the window is just rude as I'm trying to order, the owner apparently thought I was a fake person and couldn't believe their service was that bad, I had to...More

2  Thank bandmom98
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I took my teens here just for treat on a hot day. It is a teeny-tiny little spot beside a grocery store parking lot and is easy to miss if you don't know about it. Honestly, there is not much to look at, but it...More

1  Thank bee20152015
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This place is now called Ali-Gators and it is awesome! Owner makes her own ice cream and it is fantastic and well worth the visit! Hopefully this site will update the name.

1  Thank Eric F
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great home made ice cream in lots of great flavors. Snow cones with a zillion flavor combinations !!

1  Thank twogigahz
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I love the size for the price. There is an awesome selection of flavors as well. Great treat for the family!

1  Thank Kevtap1976
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

The bees are outrageous. Make sure to wear bug spray because you will be are if you don't. Interesting the sign does not say pelicans anymore.. Weird actually

Thank Keosha1908
Reviewed 20 July 2016

I believe this place just changed their name to Alligators, no longer Pelican's. Either way it's the best shaved ice around, TONS of flavors to choose from and mix together. Great that they have a drive thru, and the prices are UNREAL, very reasonable. Even...More

1  Thank cooldadmark
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Went to Pelican's today and my niece had a snowball and I had brownie ice cream. It was delicious!!! Very nice people working at the Apex location. Would highly recommend to anyone wanting homemade ice cream!!!

Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Have you ever had New Orleans style sno-cones? Well, yeah, me neither, except for these. Because that's what they say these are. I'm not saying whether or not they're authentic, because I've never been to NOLA, but I will say these are the most delicious...More

Thank MatthewTie
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The prices have been going up and the service has been going down over the last few years. Last night we ordered 3 small SnoBalls and 1 small ice cream cone. It took the guy inside 17 minutes to process them. And that was after...More

Thank Mayh791
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 2 - USD 8
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 830 E Williams St, Apex, NC 27502-2157 (Formerly Pelican's SnoBalls)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Apex
  • Phone Number: +1 919-671-7220
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Since AliGators opened its doors it has been the area's favorite destination for homemade ice cream and New Orleans style snoballs. We have always been focused on bringing ONLY the highest quality products to our customers, friends and family! We at AliGators believe that our product and our top-notch service separates us from everyone else. We have 2 locations located in Apex and Cary NC. We take most major credit cards including AMEX, VISA, MASTERCARD and DISCOVER.
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