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Pops Old Fashioned Ice Cream

109 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3207
+1 703-518-5374
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (143 reviews)
“sundae” (18 reviews)
“black cherry” (4 reviews)
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
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109 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3207
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place for ice cream. The line was very long, but moved quickly and the ice cream was worth the wait. So many delicious flavors to choose from. Recommended!

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went after having a nice lunch at the Seafood Market next door. Was expecting some great tasting, homemade, creamy ice cream. I decided to get the black cherry, which is my favorite. It tasted like vanilla ice cream. Had almost no cherries in it. And...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When in the Old Town area for dinner save room for dessert. This place is a throwback to old fashion ice cream parlors of the '50's. All their ice cream is made in house and it's worth the calories.

Thank Pirate917
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cones were stale and the ice cream tastes like chemicals. Pretty sure this is not home made and wouldn't go here again. We had the mint Oreo and the coffee ice cream.

Thank Donna R
Reviewed 1 September 2017

At the bottom of King Street you have a lot of choice if you want a frozen desert be it yogurt or ice cream. We chose Pops after reading a couple of reviews and weren't disappointed. Personally I would recommend 'Big Papa'. The scoop sizes...More

Thank OutKa5t
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I have stopped at Pops Old Fashioned Ice Cream the few times I've visited Alexander's Old Town. Plenty of choices and excellent quality ice cream. While not cheap, at $5.00 for a single scoop it's a classic shop with a nice atmosphere.

Thank Trent R
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Went this past weekend with my wife - was very crowded close to 10 PM. They move people very quickly - the ice cream was the best with many flavors to choose from. Employees are very friendly - will absolutely go back when in Old...More

Thank Smcbamdol
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a must visit place especially during the summer. Excellent ice cream and really friendly people.

Thank scotttY6868VL
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The ice cream was delicious with so many great flavors to choose from. Not cheap though. $5.00 for a small cone. There was a long line but it went quickly with lots of people working.

Thank TravelerM20
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Delicious chocolate pb in a waffle cone. I'd definitely come back, but kilwins might be better...the cones are warm over there.

Thank 256HeatherS
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3207
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-518-5374
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