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Show Place Ice Cream Parlour - CLOSED

204 Centre St, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1714
+1 609-492-9477
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
21 Aug 2015
“Farewell Show Place”
24 Jul 2015
“Alot of fun, enjoy the show, enjoy the ice cream and hope someone else in your party is picked to participate”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Gluten Free Options
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$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
204 Centre St, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1714
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11 - 20 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 2 September 2014

The ice cream here is good, however it is a show, not your typical order at a counter ice cream restaurant. Also, be warned, that you may have to sing for your ice cream. They usually choose one person at each table to sing as...More

Thank lilliedale
Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

Great spot for Ice Cream combined with theater. Interaction with staff amd show. Traditional sundaes vey large.

Thank DTWMedfordLakes_NJ
Reviewed 29 August 2014

I have been going to The Show Place for years now. The atmosphere is so nice and friendly. All the workers are so nice and funny, catering to your needs. GO AT LEAST AN HOUR EARLY when waiting for the next show time. It is...More

Thank samgrahamm
Reviewed 23 August 2014 via mobile

The youngsters will especially love the singing staff who take your orders. Ice cream runs $7 to $10 and there is $7 minimum even if you don t want ice cream. Have been coming here since kids were toddlers and they are now college age...More

1  Thank b d
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Yes, the singing waiters are entertaining and the atmosphere is festive. But the ice cream is nothing special. They were skimpy on hot fudge on some of our orders. The acoustics are such that the place is REALLY noisy, singing aside. Wish they accepted reservations.

1  Thank Ellie C
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Last night we made out yearly trek to the Show Place for ice cream and a show. We were interested to see if there were any changes since we had heard there was new management. The Show was great as always and the ice cream...More

Thank LBIBeachBum13
Reviewed 6 August 2014

We have been going to Beach Haven for a few years now and have always seen a large crowd outside Show Place and this year we decided to see what the hype was about. We are glad we did, it is an Ice Cream Parlor...More

Thank Fdittie
Reviewed 25 July 2014

We have been going to the Show Place for many years. We skipped last year, but went again recently. The portion sizes have really decreased, but the prices have gone up. I know that it isn't really about the ice cream, but the show, so...More

1  Thank Jackie V
Reviewed 23 July 2014

We were here in mid-June before the season started for a private party. My husband and I had never been to LBI before and we thought this place was adorable. The ice cream was delicious, as ice cream always is. However, the performances by these...More

Thank Jacklyn H
Reviewed 21 July 2014

While the ice cream is standard and wont blow your socks off the atmosphere and performance part of the show place make it second to none. Both my kids and myself had to perform for our ice cream and loved every minute of it. Too...More

Thank Rick H
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Restaurant Details

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Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Centre St, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1714
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Beach Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 609-492-9477
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Description
Since 1976, New Jersey's original singing ice cream parlour featuring the "Waitri" who serve you theatrical themed sundaes all while singing jingles, songs, dances that correspond with each theme. You might even have to get up and sing for your ice cream! Very interactive, fun for the whole family!
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