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124 Merchant St, Sainte Genevieve, MO 63670-1608
+1 573-883-5890
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Sainte Genevieve, Missouri
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107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Have been living in the community for a very long time and have always wanted to try this place out. Finally found it open over the summer (2016) and was extremely excited. My girlfriend and I ordered an ice cream cone and the young man behind the counter started scraping the ice cream out of the barrel with no gloves... More 

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Thank Brad S
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We stopped in at Sara's Ice-cream in Sainte Genevieve on our drive down the Great River Road; it was recommended in the guide book we were using as we travelled south. Miss Sara made delicious ice-cream floats for us and made us feel very welcome. The store was full of memorabilia and felt like a step back in time. A... More 

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Thank shelley016
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Quaint little shop with ice cream and soda. I think the best part was getting a cherry phosphate. The boys working were very polite. Lots of antiques to look at.

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Thank Shannon F
Clemmons, North Carolina
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

Just wish this place was opened year round!! After all, who doesn't like ice cream all year round!! I understand it is usually high school kids who work here, but you would only need to be open in the evenings and weekends I would think. I live out of state and when we come home for Christmas, my son always... More 

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Thank JSCW2014
Sainte Genevieve, Missouri
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

Super nice place to get ice cream and spend a while watching the town of Ste. Genevieve go by. Super location that is close to all attractions in historic part of town. Owner and employees always very friendly. Clean and neat with the best ice cream around.

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Thank Randy F
Saint Louis, Missouri
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104 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

Have not seen double scoop cones since I can't remember when -- 2 ice cream "cups" on one cone stem. The ice cream had the clean taste of childhood memories of home made ice cream rather than all the thick custardy ice cream of today.

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Thank ytteba
Cuba, Missouri
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015

Very good Ice Cream. We had some both days that we were in Sainte Genevieve. Will buy from there again.

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Thank Carol C
Saint Louis, Missouri
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

Enjoyed some delicious shakes here. Loved the antique soda fountain equipment. And the prices were extra nice!

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Thank kwesterman
Poplar Bluff, MO
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015

Family of four went to Sara's Creamery after recommended by family from the area. Cute old style creamery in downtown area. Ice Cream was very very good! Paid $9.75 for four one scoop cones. Did I mention how good the ice cream was! Would definitely stop here again when in the area.

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Thank christnme
Little Rock, Arkansas
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57 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

Great ice cream but short on smiles with no wasted words. Visited twice because we love ice cream. First visit we felt like we should apologize for interrupting server's day. Hardly a word spoken and that, only in response to ? about when season is busiest. Second, (apparently family member) garnered some passing comment about enjoying our visit as we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Merchant St, Sainte Genevieve, MO 63670-1608
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Sainte Genevieve
  • Phone Number: +1 573-883-5890

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