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SoCo Creamery

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5 Railroad Street, e, Great Barrington, MA 01230
+1 413-644-9866
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12:00 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 13:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Ma
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134 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of all the flavors my husband picked vanilla and coffee. Very very pricey, but the ice cream was very good. Coffee just ok. Would not go back due to price.

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Thank mg100
Connecticut
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93 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Ice cream is ok but cost and size of portions makes this place a downer. Shakes are small and sundaes are small, and one small scoop is, yes you guessed it... small! Cost for one scoop, and a sundae and a shake = over $18 = yikes! Amazes me to spend about $5 for one scoop of ice cream. Ben... More 

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Thank war1today
Ripon, Wisconsin
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45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderfully creative flavors (if you haven't tried the Mission Fig, you haven't had great ice cream) along with great, creamy standards.

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Thank fallowtreveler
Braintree, United Kingdom
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130 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Great ice cream. We tried a variety of flavours. The raspberry was great, as was the mudslide and caramel. Personally the chocolate didn't do it for me but it was popular with the kids. The coffee was also worth a try.

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Thank EssexTiredDad
Sheffield, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

They have so many great choices here - but I love Mexicali chocolate and the ginger ice cream. And don't forget to have a cappuccino or espresso.

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Thank jorothe1
Pleasantville, New York
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593 reviews
425 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Wide and creative variety of ice cream - creamy and chewy. You must try it! I loved the mocha almond and the mission fig.

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Thank Hugh B
Great Barrington, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

A visit to Great Barrington is never complete without a visit to SoCo. The ice cream here is always delicious and locally made. I love it so much I even visit in the winter time. My favorite is the cookies and cream, however they always have a wide range of interesting flavors such as lemon poppy!

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Thank OK2122
Alexandria, Virginia
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188 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Thrilled to find SoCo when we haad a hankering for ice cream on a Sunday evening. Staff was very knowledgeable, and proud, of their flavors and offerings. Even got my teen to try flavors he never would have chosen on his own. Prices comparable to what we are used to in D.C. Area but quality was above average.

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Thank merrydb
New Jersey
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351 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Justly famous, especially the salted caramel flavor. Worth breaking your diet for. Almost as good as the US's best ice creamery in Santa Barbara, CA.

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Thank jerseyjazz
East Hills, New York
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68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I sampled this amazing ice cream last night, and LOVED it. I heard that they were selling it in Fairway's and Whole Foods but eventually stopped. I'm sad that this is the only place to taste this wonderful ice cream. The expresso cookie -- ahhh!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 10
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
13:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 21:00
Thursday
13:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Railroad Street, e, Great Barrington, MA 01230
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Great Barrington
  • Phone Number: +1 413-644-9866

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?