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Handel's Homemade Ice Cream

576 Lancaster Ave, Berwyn, PA 19312-1664
+1 610-640-1606
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (58 reviews)
“banana split” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
576 Lancaster Ave, Berwyn, PA 19312-1664
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Seems like everybody loves this ice cream parlor, as the lines are always long. But, it's always worth the wait to enjoy the friendly service and the fabulous ice cream. Plus, the people standing in line always seem to be interesting and friendly in their...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 3 days ago

This Ice Cream stand off the highway is always crowded with waiting lines at windows. Good Ice cream and "very limited" seating available but heat and few tables keep most "diners" in their cars eating. Must be some mystical attraction because Ice Cream is good...More

Thank Marvin G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been going to Handel’s for many summers. There is a printed page of how TripAdvisor has rated this place as one of the best places to get ice cream. Considering the other choices for that area, it is a good ice cream franchise. I...More

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good old fashioned homemade ice cream! Getting a dish is pricier than just getting a whole darn pint....go for it!

Thank casrunner01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely the best ice cream on Main Line! It is dangerously good, and that would explain the long line up to closing time on most nights. We went on a Sunday night around 8pm, and the line way very long. Thank God they...More

Thank Lissa3891
Reviewed 16 May 2017

First I have to say when the weather is warm, expect a line. We actually had to wait in a line in on a pretty cold night. Is this the best ice cream I have ever had, no. That would be reserved for Japan. But...More

Thank DMSMD64
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious handmade ice cream! A great spot for dessert with the family! Long lines are worth the wait!

Thank julesntexas
Reviewed 10 May 2017

My wife and I went to Handel's in Berwyn PA one evening last week, taking our family for ice cream. This was our first visit, as we had been tolf that the ice cream was very good. well, my wife and i were not impressed...More

Thank nolan2649
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Let me start with "I'm an ice cream SNOB!" This is good ice cream. It's a bit pricey - over $5 for two scoops - I wouldn't say that it's a large amount for the price. The dark chocolate peanut butter ripple was very good....More

1  Thank Lovetotravelforfun
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

The chocolate they use is amazing and its the perfect size for dessert. Great local ice cream on the mainline.

Thank tracicaplan
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 576 Lancaster Ave, Berwyn, PA 19312-1664
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Berwyn
  • Phone Number: +1 610-640-1606
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