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Sherman's Dairy Bar

1601 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-7156
+1 269-637-8251
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (358 reviews)
“waffle cone” (47 reviews)
“yellow cake” (8 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
1601 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-7156
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Ice cream is so fresh and delicious. Worth the trip. Experience a real dairy bar. We enyoyed the new 2017 flavors: brownie delight and Oreo cheesecake.

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Want to visit a place that has been in business longer than most have been alive, and have a great ice cream dessert? Then Sherman's is the place. Lots of selections, friendly servers and great taste. Can't be beat.

Thank Jerry H
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

A single is enough, Really! A Baby size is available too and that is like most places single. You'd be crazy to order a triple especially if it's hot outside, it would melt before you could eat it all. I guess what I'm trying to...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Family owned and in business for just over 100 years! I ordered a double scoops of Blue Moon ice cream and got what looked like a pound of ice cream! It was creamy and delicious and, despite the size, I managed to eat it all....More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Sherman's is a great place for great ice cream! Their sundaes are the best! And it's a old fashioned dairy bar experience

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The place was packed and for good reason! I had the chocomania and hubby had peanut butter cookie dough. Both excellent! Can see why it's a favorite of locals and visitors.

Thank ThriftyPrincess
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Best ice cream and very busy! Very organized and clean. Help was very fast and attentive. Places to sit indoor.

Thank Olga P
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Been going here for years with family and introduced our friends after a Facebook post of it on the Michigan Ice Cream Tour. I am not a big fan of ice cream period, but three people enjoyed the pig trough which you indicialize your four...More

Thank Kathy s
Reviewed 20 May 2017

No way to match the flavors and quantity starting with a baby portion and ending with a pigs dinner. Ask for the topping of your choice in a cup on the side, or you will have spillover on the table instead of in the mouth....More

Thank X4243XNrobertg
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We love Sherman's Dairy Bar!!! So many flavors and quality in every flavor and bite! Going to South Haven would not be complete without a visit to Sherman's Dairy Bar!!!!

Thank pinkrheta
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Bob K
10 April 2016|
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Response from Fearless42 | Reviewed this property |
March 1st. They are open now!
Sherry Denise W
19 January 2016|
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Response from ShermanDairyBar | Property representative |
Thank you for the inquiry about the trampolines but we no longer have them. We took them out in the early 70's. It was partly because of insurance liability reasons but also to expand and improve our parking lot.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 8
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, 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
  • E-mail
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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