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Sugar Bowl Ice Cream Parlor

Certificate of Excellence
Downtown Scottsdale
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4005 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-4424
+1 480-946-0051
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Detroit, Michigan
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60 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Seen this place while walking around Scottsdale and decided to quench our sweet-tooth. We're glad we did, as soon as you walk in you feel like you just jumped backed decades, which in this case is a good thing. Me and my wife both tried the shakes and were very happy.

Thank George1371
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77 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had the Golden Nugget, orange sherbet and sprite, creamy and very refreshing!!!! Hubby had Dusty Road, a chocolaty delight, tons of sundaes, shakes, ice cream concoctions to choose from. All amid a pretty in pink decor with layered pink tiffany lamps and bright pink booths and tables/chairs. Counter service available, and they serve some lunch items 😊

Thank 2crewmom
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went to sugar bowl to get some ice cream after lunch. My husband and I each ordered a top hat sundae, but the waiter only heard one which was probably a good thing - it was pretty well sized. The "cream puff" around the ice cream lacked flavor. I kept trying to find items on the menu that had... More 

Thank Kristen C
Windsor, California
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184 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a fun treat, an old fashioned ice cream parlor. With large sandwich, salad menu, with several 1950 style choices. Amazing ice cream, any which way you could want it. Very affordable prices, no up-charge for ambiance. Much larger than it looks from the outside, not at as much wait as you would expect. Great fun, great food, go enjoy!

Thank longingforord
Oakland, California
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53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We always skip dinner one night and have Ice Cream at the Sugar Bowl. It is an old style Ice Cream Parlor. They can handle larger groups in their backroom or if it is under 6 people you can easily fit in the front part of the parlor. Many choices of ice cream and toppings, fun for all.

Thank karen s
Fargo, North Dakota
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stopped in for a burger with the family and everyone had some type of sandwich that they enjoyed. Cute restaurant with good service and good food.

Thank Ron A
Elk Grove, California
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69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Looking for a cute place for a sweet treat, stop by here. Root beer floats are delicious. Sundaes look very yummy.

Thank TravelLynn2015
Fort Worth, Texas
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39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! Just wow! So tasty and so many choices! This is a must for dessert if you're in the area! Super friendly staff, great location, and definitely something to satisfy that sweet tooth! GO HERE!!

Thank alshelt
Westerville, Ohio
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has the best ice cream in Scottsdale located in Old Scottsdale. The kids and adults love it. I really did.

Thank true1172
Scottsdale, Arizona
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105 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have driven by the Sugar Bowl many times and always say we should go there. We finally made it and went on a Monday night. You would think they were handing out money. The place was packed. Thankfully we got a nice table. The Ice Cream menu is very enticing, a lot to choose from, to say the least.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 8
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4005 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-4424
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Downtown Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-946-0051

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?