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Whippy Dip

591 N 18th Ave, Mears, MI 49436-9666
+1 231-873-4715
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (42 reviews)
“scones” (5 reviews)
“chili dog” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food
591 N 18th Ave, Mears, MI 49436-9666
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Whippy Dip is just the place you and your family will want to stop while at Silver Lake state park. A spacious pull out/parking lot (even will accommodate your trailer), terrific fast food, ice cream of course, AND a cool name. There's an adjacent playground...More

Thank copperdragon66
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We stopped here after the Mack Dunes ride. It was a nice treat. But the ice cream was not what I expected. It didn't have a creamy flavor like the custard I was used to. We had received coupons for this place, to offset our...More

Thank Mamaof4littleones
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

The chili dog was basically canned Hormel chili poured over an over salted hot dog. Bleah! But the ice cream flurry was very good. I'd go back for that.

Thank Frank T
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The Whippy Dip (best name ever!) is right next door to the Dune ride so it's easy to find and access. They have the standard fare-ice cream, hot dogs, etc. but they are good and reasonably priced. friendly, fast service was also appreciated.

Thank Karen N
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My grandson listed this as one of his favorite things about Michigan. It's an ice cream place where you walk up to the window and order. They also have some simple food choices, like pizza, hot dogs, and chicken strips. There are picnic tables and...More

Thank 52nita
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Playground is a great touch, parking lot is generous, nice elevated picnic table seating area, oh, and the ice cream is wonderful!

Thank Nicole R
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Ice cream was good but the wait was really long! We went back another time and didn't stay because the line was too long.

Thank Stacoe O
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We just got soft serve while waiting for our sand dune tour. My waffle cone was good, but a friend that was with us really didn't care for his no sugar added vanilla ice cream cone.

Thank Scouter63
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Stooped here after a day at the beach. Super delicious and refreshing. Lines were long but worth the wait.

Thank Bekkipick
Reviewed 22 July 2017

So many choices, something for everyone in our family. Our children loved the shady playground in addition to their ice cream.

Thank ahhNotEnoughNames
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14 August 2015|
Response from lmb814 | Reviewed this property |
Hudsonville for the scoop ice cream. Not sure about the soft-serve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 591 N 18th Ave, Mears, MI 49436-9666
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Oceana County  >  Mears
  • Phone Number: +1 231-873-4715
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