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Lakeside Creamery

20282 Garrett Hwy, Oakland, MD 21550-7134
+1 301-387-2580
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (166 reviews)
“sundae” (25 reviews)
Closes in 9 min
11:00 - 23:00All hours
20282 Garrett Hwy, Oakland, MD 21550-7134
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

The ice cream is delicious and the staff is friendly and helpful. There are always a large number of ice-cream flavors and toppings to choose from. The line is frequently long and stretches into the parking lot but moves quickly. The staff works to efficiently...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Homemade ice cream was delicious. It was a lot of fun as you can drive your boat there...however be aware if you have elders in your party, the dock is a bit difficult to navigate and there are MANY stairs up to the creamery. You...More

Thank karenacee
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for an ice cream on a Sunday afternoon; mocha chip and butter pecan were both smooth and flavorful. Unlike another reviewer, however, I would hardly call it inexpensive. They charge by the weight so you have no idea what it's going to cost...More

Thank Deathsquad
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This was excellent ice cream. will definitely hit them up again. Lots of families coming in and couples.

Thank Travelnut47
Reviewed 20 August 2016

As is often the case with this Deep Creek landmark, there was quite a long line when we arrived. However, they have a lot of staff and service is very efficient, so the line moves quickly -- and the ice cream is definitely worth the...More

Thank Robbieg
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We sampled Lakeside ice cream twice: the first time as we went to a dinner when four different flavors were placed together... vanilla and black raspberry were simply luscious.. The second time at a stand at the Swallow Falls state Park, where a cone of...More

Thank 944giorgiog
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Stopped there one night right unknowingly before the crowds because when we got in line there were only six people in front of us, but by the time we got to the counter...people were in line around the building! Good ice cream and huge portions...More

Thank M J
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We have been to the creamery for years and love the view of the lake, but this year it was just not the same. The ice cream was lacking flavor and the place was a mess!! It is a busy place, but the trash can...More

Thank MamaK0108
Reviewed 14 August 2016

My husband and I stopped here for a quick ice cream in the evening. There was a line and wait of about 10 minutes. I got a mint chip cone and it was delicious - very creamy and minty. I loved it. My husband got...More

Thank crocuslover
Reviewed 11 August 2016

A favorite DCL spot always filled with people and no wonder tasty and fresh ice cream unmatched anywhere else. A little pricey but if you want quality you'll pay for it.

Thank Maureen H
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20282 Garrett Hwy, Oakland, MD 21550-7134
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Garrett County  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 301-387-2580
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