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Pops Old Fashioned Ice Cream

109 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3207
+1 703-518-5374
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (133 reviews)
“sundae” (18 reviews)
“pralines” (4 reviews)
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12:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
109 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3207
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

We found this ice cream shop while shopping in Alexandria. It's small and only has a few tables but worth the trip for the homemade ice cream. You can actually watch someone making the ice cream. Lots of flavors and options for sundaes as well....More

Thank Tshad68
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I love ice cream on vacation and this was delicious and lots of flavor options. Long line, but went fast. Has a bathroom

Thank teeny1287
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I love Pop's - the ice cream is always good, and there's a ton of variety to choose from. The only one I wouldn't recommend is the mint chocolate chip which is a little bit flavourless, but other than that you can't really go wrong.

1  Thank Lucy C
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This place seemed very popular s we went in and waited to get our ice cream. It was very good and worth the wait.

Thank bccrab
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

They have so many choices and their ice cream is SO GREAT!! My favorite is salted caramel. It is heavenly!!

Thank tdizzle19
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The line was long, but moved quickly and the servers were professional scoopers. There was a wide selection of flavors and all of the ones we tried were exceptional.

Thank John C
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Very good butter pecan, terrible pistachio. Others in my group had similar experiences with mint chocolate chip being a favorite.

Thank asasnograss
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Stayed in Alexandria while visiting DC and went to Pop's twice while there. Great old fashioned ice cream. Lots and lots of flavors and free samples. Their coffee ice cream was heaven!! Definitely a must stop if your looking fir ice cream in Alexandria!!

Thank BBreslin
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We stopped after dinner and this was the best! Old time feel while watching them make ice cream. If i had to pick. Pralines and Cream and Butter Pecan are the ones you should get. Although my honey says you should get the Black Cherry...More

Thank B S
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We were craving some ice cream and Pops nailed it! Quaint little shop on K street. Didn't Disappoint!! We actually tried across the street first but the selection and testers weren't that great. Left and went to pops and was exactly what we were looking...More

Thank Greg P
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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