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Mission Hill Creamery

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1101 Pacific Ave Ste B, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-7506
+1 831-216-6421
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Oakdale, California
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you like odd flavors or are more willing to try something a little different. I tried the pomegranate berry sorbet I believe. It was delicious. The perfect blend of sweet and tart, icy and creamy. The person who served us was amazing. I wish I'd caught their name! The place was extremely, and I do mean EXTREMELY, crowded but... More 

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Thank C M
Sacramento, California
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99 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

I love ice cream and this is a great stop in Santa Cruz. I highly recommend the 4 scoop mini sampler. The flavors choices fit all types profiles. We really enjoyed the pumpkin, Turkish coffee, salted caramel, and the banana with chocolate peanut butter cookie mash. Great place.

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Thank whatupdude
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Simply cannot be beat for quality and exciting flavors. Do not miss indulging while your hanging out downtown.

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Thank John N
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear John N, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner More 

California
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90 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The ice cream here is top quality, with a large number of inventive flavors, free samples galore, and delicious house-made waffle cones. I love their mini scoops -- perfectly sized for a relatively guilt/-free treat!

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Thank olive2eat
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear olive2eat, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner More 

Galway, Ireland
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376 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Amazing scoops, amazing ice cream, amazing peanut butter homemade cookie. I loved this small town and this place is amazing. The staff with piercings and short hair is a great staff.

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Thank Nany M
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear Nany M, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowUserReviews-g33048-d4080395-r422933631-Mission_Hill_Creamery-Santa_Cruz_California.html# More 

Santa Cruz, California
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Dave and his local crew know how to serve up the best and most interesting ice cream ! Service is always great and with a smile...not something you always get in SC. The vanilla (POV)is so good !

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Thank keanesurf
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear keanesurf, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowUserReviews-g33048-d4080395-r422933631-Mission_Hill_Creamery-Santa_Cruz_California.html# More 

Nazareth, Pennsylvania
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273 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Had the best strawberry ice cream I've ever tasted here. They use in-season fruits so the ice cream really tasted like a strawberry. Turkish coffee was amazing too. I only wished for dark chocolate peanut butter. Service was friendly and efficient.

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Thank sjc43
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear sjc43, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowUserReviews-g33048-d4080395-r413335782-Mission_Hill_Creamery-Santa_Cruz_California.html# More 

San Francisco, California
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Wonderful ice cream made from 100% natural ingredients. Absolutely nothing artificial-no artificial flavors, colors, or additives. Tastes splendid! A wide variety of traditional and seasonal flavors. I was surprised by the reasonable prices. The milkshakes were superb! The serving staff were very helpful, letting me look at the binder that had a list of every ingredient for every ice cream.... More 

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Thank Terre2014
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

Dear Terre2014, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to submit your review. Our team takes great pride in making sure you have a remarkable experience. We look forward to your next visit and are very happy for your support. Until the next time, David Kumec Chef/Owner More 

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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a place to get. A bit of one cream after a light dinner. It was later in the evening and we checked out Mission Hill. The wait person was great with the kids, taking enough time for samples. They have a good variety of flavors and the ice cream is very creamy. Prices per cone are... More 

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Thank RAMX13
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

I want to thank you sincerely for taking the time to review our business. We live to make you happy so when you are happy we are happy. We look forward to your next visit. Dave Kumec Chef/Owner More 

California
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68 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Service was slow, but there was a new person being trained, so I'm not sure if that's normal. The ice cream was worth the wait!

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Thank lizzybeth42
David K, Owner at Mission Hill Creamery, responded to this review

I want to thank you sincerely for taking the time to review our business. We live to make you happy so when you are happy we are happy. Thank you also for recognizing that training is a process we must go through and it makes us a better business. We look forward to your next visit. Dave Kumec Chef/Owner More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 9
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 Pacific Ave Ste B, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-7506
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-216-6421
Description
No Hype - Just Great Ice Cream since 2010. Also serving locally-roasted coffees and a great selection of loose leaf teas.

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