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Tom's Ice Cream Bowl

532 McIntire Ave, Zanesville, OH 43701-3342
+1 740-452-5267
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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532 McIntire Ave, Zanesville, OH 43701-3342
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I know this is a local town favorite, but I found their ice cream not cream or decadent enough to be worth it. Nice place to visit with friends but if you’re looking for good ice cream you can find better at the grocery store.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tom’s probably the best ice cream in Ohio. It’s been around since 1948 and has the classic dinner feel. The brownie sundae was wonderful. Highly recommend stopping if you’re going through Zanesville.

Thank Jarvis H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As always it was great. Whenever we want ice cream this is our go to place, you can't go wrong. The tin roofs are so good and the sandwiches, fries and soup fill you up too. Make sure you check them out when you are...More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Doesn’t matter how cold it is, it’s always a good time for Tom’s Ice Cream. They have the best fresh roasted peanuts.

Thank B9287PBstephenw
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Tom's Ice Cream Bowl for an afternoon snack. I had seen a video online talking about their homemade ice cream, nuts, and candies. The ice cream was very good, although they didn't have my favorite, Rocky Road. My husband loved the chocolate...More

Thank Angie M
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Ice cream is good. It is an old diner-style restaurant. They have food items, ice cream, and assorted warm roasted nuts and Ben Heggy’s chololates.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Walking into Tom's Ice Cream Bowl is like walking into Mayberry, RFD (Really Fantastic Desserts!). The place has been at it's current site since 1950. It looks like it. That is not necessarily a bad thing. The men are dressed like soda jerks, including a...More

Thank RVIDI
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

If in Zanesville or passing through via I-70, this is a must stop for homemade ice cream dripping over the bowls. This is a step back in time to the 50's as the decor has not changed throughout the years. USA Today has praised this...More

Thank P S
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Raised on Tom's. Great food ! BEST ICE CREAM IN THE COUNTRY !! A must stop if in Zanesville ! They also have great chocolates and roasted nuts. Once you have had Tom's Ice Cream you will always return for more.

Thank Todd D
Reviewed 17 September 2017

I was debating getting dessert at a restaurant or going for ice cream. When my restaurant server told me about Tom's I decided to give it a shot. It is a throw back kind of place that is wonderful. All ice cream is made on...More

Thank Paul D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 532 McIntire Ave, Zanesville, OH 43701-3342
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Zanesville
  • Phone Number: +1 740-452-5267
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