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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I only wanted a cone of bourbon, but the "gentleman" said that because it was Sunday I should receive the "Sunday" option. I accepted it, it was not what I wanted, but I accepted it. Then I told him that I don't want topping peanuts...and he continued adding them without listening to what he was saying. After having placed him two or three times he tells me, it's a "Sunday" isn't that what you want? I'm very confused!. I said no enough times to give him time to not put anything on it. So I left the place with an ice cream that I couldn't even eat, very sad because it made me feel stupid. I understand that it has peanuts on top but I didn't want it, I'm paying for it, I could be able to receive what I want, what if I'm allergic to stupid peanuts?More

Date of visit: June 2024
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every guide book recommends this place and we were excited to go, but were disappointed by the quality of the ice cream. The texture was good, but the flavors were very mild, almost no flavor really. I had Black Raspberry and Dark Chocolate, and neither...was very flavorful. The dark chocolate tasted like inexpensive grocery store chocolate ice cream, not dark at all. The black raspberry was better, but again only faintly flavored. The best choice was a honey flavored scoop, but although better, not great. I would not go back.More

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 1 May 2024

I went thinking I was gonna eat the best ice cream ever especially after reading the reviews and honestly for such a little portion I could not believe how expensive it was No wonder America is in a bind!!!!! Never again I can get better...any day all day and alot more at any grocery store!!!!More

Date of visit: September 2023
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Reviewed 19 April 2024 via mobile

By far the best ice cream I’ve had in a long time. The 4 flavor sampler is a great deal. The coffee oatmeal stout was amazing. I see a GoldBelly delivery in my future

Date of visit: April 2024
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Reviewed 23 March 2024 via mobile

Coming from outside of Lexington, and even Kentucky, you have to go for a flavor they are known for, bourbon. The bourbon and honey is well balanced and very smooth with a pleasant fat content.Truly a great choice.

Date of visit: March 2024
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Reviewed 30 September 2023 via mobile

The sundaes were excellent and portion size was just right for us. The staff was friendly and quick with service. I thought the price was spot on too. We paid $7.50 for sundaes. When DQ blizzards and frozen coffees are basically the same price, Crank...and Boom hit it out of the park.More

Date of visit: September 2023
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Reviewed 23 August 2023

Crank & Boom is a must when I visit family in Lexington. Their shop is a great atmosphere and their ice cream is always top notch. My favorite is the collab with Martine’s Bakery pistachio cake.

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 31 July 2023

After our pizza at Goodfellow, we walked down the street to Crank and Boom ice cream. They are located in Lexington’s distillery district. We each picked our flavor and enjoyed. Great ice cream. Lots of nice art work on the building exterior.

Date of visit: April 2023
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Reviewed 28 July 2023

Neat place in a very cool place. The ice cream is excellent. So many flavors. A scoop is a generous amount for about $4.00.

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 25 July 2023 via mobile

Delicious Ice Cream, Many Flavors. I went to the Distillery district on Manchester. I ordered cookies and cream and it was just superb. I was also interested in the coffee flavored with stout beer- next time.

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 24 July 2023 via mobile

Good ice cream in a weird area. The place was very small. With a name like that, I thought there would be more to it. It was okay.

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 23 July 2023

Great ice cream with some different flavors. Enjoyed a break on a hot afternoon while wating on our bourbon tour. Would go back when in the area.

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 7 July 2023

Great ice cream! Lots of flavors and in the same area as Goodfellas Pizza. A must stop when in the area!

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 26 June 2023

It is really tricky figuring out where to turn in to get here, but the ice cream is worth it. We went super generic with chocolate with homemade cones and sprinkles, but the chocolate was SO flavorful and the cones were so delicious. The portions...were a bit obscene, too much for an afternoon treat. But delicious ice cream and super friendly service.More

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 25 June 2023 via mobile

Craft ice creams at their finest. Limited exciting menu. Staff is solid grab a flight and share. If you are adventurous grab a few with booze for a twist relaxed atmosphere in small shopping center could be better but very decent I most certainly will...return if in the areas.More

Date of visit: April 2023
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Crank & Boom Ice Cream Lounge is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5