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Holy Cow Ice Cream & Other Cool Stuff

3234 E Bay Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2044
+1 941-779-0690
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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3234 E Bay Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2044
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there while on vacation and really enjoyed the ice cream. Was glad that they were open later on in the evening.

Thank Gabrielle A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Melinda & Steven waited on us three and did not fail on the best flavors when asked for a recommendation. They were going to close but saw we came in and very graciously let us wait out the storm, too! A special shout out to...More

1  Thank Jacqueline34400
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best ice cream. Very nice place, great staff, a nice atmosphere. A block from the beach. They have absolutely wonderful flavors for everyone in your family! While there the staff went above and beyond to get my kids exactly what the wanted! We love...More

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I first came here a few years ago and enjoyed some amazing ice cream so now I'm here again I had to come back. I came in with my mum where we enjoyed a generous portion of amazing tasting ice cream. While we were in...More

1  Thank LizRoe
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Visitors to Holmes Beach area have been "spooked away" by the red tide reports. Businesses are still open and offering their great service and the Holy Cow ice cream! These hot, humid days NOTHING is better than Ice Cream or a good shake! I've been...More

Thank DOGLOVER4323
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Best ice cream we’ve had during our trip in Anna Maria! Definitely a true mom & pop shop as the owner and daughter were working when we visited. The ice cream was flavorful and didn’t have the commercialized taste you find at other shops. Everyone...More

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We just got back from a trip to AMI and believe it or not we stopped here for ice cream 6 out of 7 days for our ice cream addict. Owners very friendly and customer service top notch. Best ice cream around.

Thank Terri J
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We truly enjoyed this place. Their ice cream tasted so fresh I really want to say it was homemade. They had quite a few different selections and some unusual ones to say the least. We truly enjoyed our experience and had a wonderful time I'm...More

Thank artbindings62
Reviewed 9 August 2018

The ice cream and shakes were fantastic, and the people behind the counter were hilarious. This place, hidden in a nondescript strip mall, is worth the drive if you're staying elsewhere on the island!

Thank Sojo83
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This ice cream parlor is by far the best. Its family run which I love and the homemade ice cream is outstanding.

Thank bek61591
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3234 E Bay Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2044
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Holmes Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-779-0690
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We serve Working Cow brand ice cream. We carry 36 gourmet flavors, including frozen yogurt and 4 no sugar ice cream, as well as soft serve and frozen chocolate covered bananas. We serve Sundaes, Floats, Banana Splits, Malts and Milkshakes. Your choice of flavors.
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