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30 N Market St, Elizabethtown, PA 17022-2025
+1 717-367-9985
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Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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211 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like Italian ice what more can you say than Yum! Many favors and gelato as well. They usually only have one sugar free Italian ice.

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Thank Alan4949
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Rita's is right next to Vinnies and Pat's and so you have the best of both worlds. We had the mango Italian ice and the cookies and cream custard mix, both were delicious.

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Thank lsophia2016
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This location usually has a good selection of flavors compared to the Mt Joy location. The pina colada is one of my favorites. I wish Rita's would bring back the regular watermelon. The new jolly rancher watermelon has an odd taste. This location has a beautiful seating area under a covered roof with ceiling fans, picnic tables, & a nice... More 

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Thank Christine T
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6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

It was a nice place with friendly staff. I was a bit surprised they didn't have cherry ices....that shocked me. The ices were ok, but reminded me more of a slushy than Italian ice.

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Thank lillmish
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

I don't get it. It's way overpriced shaved ice with koolaid. I must be the only one who feels this way as it's always packed but I literally loathe the place.

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Thank kimnjans
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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86 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Not sure why people are complaining about prices, seem to be the same as other Rita's I've been to. They have a lot more choices here than the one I used to live by! The girl working was very nice when I stopped! And they open very early in the season!

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Thank SaraL403
Laughlin, Nevada
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232 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

Their gelatos and ices are delicious, never had a shake, so I tried one (next to last day they were open for the season). Very good flavor and consistency. Mango is my personal favorite as far as the ices go.

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Thank whopper65
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, United States
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

Expensive but draws a crowd. A large variety of flavored ice and always paying more than we should. I would suggest some other local places for families.

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1 Thank Dan K
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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111 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

This was my first visit in years, but grandchildren prompted me to go again. I had a tiny cup of custard & ice. Granddaughter had just a slushy—I mean ice. The bill was over eight dollars! How people afford this, I can't imagine. It was O. K. But really, $8.00? Not again since we found a great place for real... More 

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1 Thank billPADutch
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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384 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

This is a nice ice cream shop with generous servings and good quality. There can be long lines but that is because it is popular. They have good Italian ice too. Prices not too expensive. They are building a covered outside sitting area which will be nice for the summer.

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Thank Sandi0615

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 N Market St, Elizabethtown, PA 17022-2025
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Elizabethtown
  • Phone Number: +1 717-367-9985

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