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Sherman's Dairy Bar

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1601 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-7156
+1 269-637-8251
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Yorkville, Illinois
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28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

You know the place is great when there's a line a mile long and there are 2 blue cows on the roof. Adults and kids love this place. It's always a hit for our family!

Thank kekwinski
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437 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

My mom always told me never to eat anything bigger than your head - but she didn't apply it to ice cream. Anything from here is the best. Prepare for the lines in the summer and take your number.

Thank BlueHenFlyer
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Noticed this place from our hotel window. Decided to stop after dinner. The ice cream was delicious and the portions are unbelievably big. Worth every penny!

Thank afayette0914
South Haven, Michigan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful staff and great ice cream. But busy but worth every minute at any price. Great staff that work hard to make it just for you. Big scoops no shirt changing on the ice cream here.

Thank Kulch2010
Rockville, Indiana
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

The dairy bar is really cute with a large selection of flavors. I got chocolate almond ... it was a giant scoop (and I ordered a baby scoop) ... but the ice cream was not very creamy. It was more like the consistency of fudgecicles, which is fine, just not what I expected. Maybe it was the flavor I chose?... More 

Thank Liz W
Lowell, Indiana
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Fantastic ice cream! The best I have ever had. Good proportion size also. Staff was super friendly. I will be back!

Thank Lisa B
South Haven, Michigan
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Love Sherman Dairy Bar - have always loved it. Ice cream is creamy and flavor full. Service is excellant. We usually eat it there but sometimes take a half gallon home. LOVE LOVE LOVE their hot fudge sundaes!!! Huge cones for the price.

Thank Linda H
South Haven
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Living here you take it for granted and don't think about going as much, but when you do it is delicious. they have so many flavors, but my fav is the Sherman Tracks.

Thank Bonnie L
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96 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

This is our 4th review of Sherman's! We keep going back! One of us has decided it's really pricey - the other feels the same - but wants it anyway! So this time we ordered one pint for $5.95 and split it! Not as much fun as two scoops (EACH!) in 2 Waffle cones - but very adequate for two.... More 

Thank FurtherOnDownTheRoad
Columbia, Tennessee
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63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

When visiting this lakeside town, be sure to visit Shermans! This ice cream bar has been there for many,many years! There are more flavors and ice cream dishes than I can list! if you love ice cream be sure to stop at this locally known landmark. Get there early, there is always a waiting line!

Thank CoachC33

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 8
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-7156
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Van Buren County  >  South Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 269-637-8251
A traditional counter service ice cream shop serving all the ice cream delights from cones to sundaes, shakes, and our famous Pig's Dinner. In the peak season we serve over 50 different flavors. Our shop is open March through October. If you are in the South Haven, MI area please stop by and try our delicious ice cream.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?