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Handel's Homemade Ice Cream

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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American
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews ice cream worth the wait long line main line take home lines buckeye swirl moves scoop chunks
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

This has become one of my favorite stops when in town. So many delicious choices. A real treat, even when temperatures are cooler.

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Had delicious homemade ice cream at Handel's tonight. They have a bunch of flavors and the portion sizes are pretty generous. I had buckeye which is peanut butter ice cream with swirls of fudge and buckeye pieces (peanut butter covered in chocolate). How could that...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank AmyD1204
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve never been to Handel’s when there wasn’t a line. It usually moves quickly. I think if they had a menu in the parking lot where everyone was lined up then people could see their options while waiting instead of trying to read it once...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank JPSchwartz
Reviewed 9 August 2018

No atmosphere, nothing to say except the ICE CREAM IS WONDERFUL AND VERY COMFORTABLE TO ENJOY. Why else should a customer care since you wait in line most of time, knowing and watching the anticipation on the customer's faces; as they will soon be enjoying...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank JoeA548
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Not sure if there is any better ice cream around here at all!!!! WE usually take home quarts, when we are looking for a bit of a treat. The best of the year, in my opinion is the Peppermint Stick which is only available in...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank momteach
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

We love the ice cream at Handel's but it is really hard to choose from do many great flavors. So we share a 4 scoop sampler, great value and you get to taste 4 flavors.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank nickvandekar
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

It’s a really nice little Icecream spot. No indoor seating. But enough outdoor seats. Nice friendly staff. Good quality Icecream Seems fresh and homemade. Nice interesting selection of flavored Icecream. I recommend a visit.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank gcbuilds
Reviewed 28 May 2018

But don't worry, because they usually have four windows opening up take orders, and the line moves fast. Owned by a local family, and everything is made on the premises. Your only problem will be figuring out which of the many flavor you want!

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Judy B
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Handel’s has a great selection of ice cream! All flavors I have tried have never been a disappointment. A must in the summer!

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Shopaholic_x0
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Absolutely the only place to go for homemade ice cream on the Main Line. There's always a long and interesting menu with seasonal creations. Everything is hand scooped. It's not surprising there's generally a long line at the windows.

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Q4847SJanthonys
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