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215 F St, Salida, CO 81201-2103
+1 719-539-9727
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Open seasonally. Owned locally. Owner and wife usually running place. Sort of like a 31 flavors Old fashioned icecream shop. Sugar cones, waffle cones, cake cones, sundaes, shakes & malts. Does a brisk business. Support local business, enjoy icecream at "Here's the Scoop" on F Street, downtown Salida.

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Southern USA
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201 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Walked over for an ice cream cone after dinner. The ice cream was good, not great, didn't seem sweet enough or something. We sat at a table in the back to eat our treats since the evening had a little chill. That area had odd souvenir stuff mixed with used clothing. Just as we sat down, two men entered and... More 

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Hanover, Massachusetts
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273 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

During a brief stop in Salida, we stopped at Here's the Scoop for some ice cream. We both had cups of delicious homemade ice cream. Many flavors were available; the chocolate chip was especially good. There are tables and chairs where you can enjoy your treats. The owner is a retired teacher who was friendly and welcoming; we enjoyed chatting... More 

Thank ALB63
Eldon MO
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59 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Sweet shop; but, punch cup of two small scoops is too little for $3.95+tax. I like ice cream; however, not enough for me. It had an excellent flavor, though.

Thank Kate7mom
Saint Louis, Missouri
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

The other reviews below me are correct, Here's The Scoop is not a place to gather or spend time. BUT, the ice cream is delicious! I had a scoop of the amaretto in a waffle cone and I was so happy! Here's my recommendation, go to Here's The Scoop, get your ice cream and keep walking around the town! Go... More 

Thank jessawhat
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a scoop after dinner. Wasn't bad, but wasn't amazing. And the shop itself seemed odd - kind of a hodgepodge of food establishment and thrift store. No real competition in town, so they probably don't need to do much to attract business.

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Waverly, Iowa
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Enjoyed some ice cream after eating pizza. Great selection! Prices were fair. How can you go wrong with strawberry?

Thank tjvelky
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51 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

The ice cream was fine, nothing spectacular, but the atmosphere was very unwelcoming, so we were glad to leave. Good quick pit stop for a day of shopping/strolling, but don't expect to hang out here...

Thank OSUchick
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

I did not find this to be a warm, friendly place, which seems the opposite of what a ice cream place should be! I don't know if we just hit it on the wrong day, but I wasn't impressed.

Thank Brooke J
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Here's the scoop on Here's the Scoop-Great, creamy, delicious ice cream!!! We enjoyed chatting with the owner about how he makes ice cream-Highly recommended!

Thank Jim B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 F St, Salida, CO 81201-2103
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Salida
  • Phone Number: +1 719-539-9727

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