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Big Scoop Sundae Palace

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327 E College Way, Mount Vernon, WA 98273-5431
+1 360-424-3558
11:00 - 23:00
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I was in the area with my family and thought of paying this place a visit. Although it was Easter Sunday and the place was full. Everyone there was doing their best to stay smiling and welcoming The ice cream is also amazing I would go again everytime I'm nearby The ice cream... Great The service ... Great Well done... More 

Thank Haitham_dublin
Camano Island, Washington
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403 reviews
321 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cool spot to grab burgers and ice cream. 36 flavors of all kinds. Place takes you back to the seventies. Has the original menu, wish the prices were the same!!

Thank rusty_fwg
Seattle, Washington
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Big Scoop is a fun, adorable burger and ice cream shack with a great retro vibe. Originally opened in the early 70s, many facets of the red-and-white decor have not changed, including stained-glass lights, and the round light bulbs lining each window. The original 1973 menu hangs on the wall, reminding you of times when a roast beef sandwich cost... More 

Thank WailersFan
West Vancouver, Canada
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151 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

The place was packed on a warm summer evening and they were flat out busy. Lovely gal came to at least 5 tables on her own and the other 2 were flying as well. Great selection of ice creams along with at least a dozen different creations to choose from. Even this busy waited less than 10 minutes from sitting... More 

Thank Tom W
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I had heard so much that maybe I excepted too much but when I got there I was told by two different employees where to order waited only to watch several people that came in after me get served first. Finally got served found that the ice cream was nothing special to be paying $5.00 for a small sundae.

Thank jewell968
Mount Vernon, Washington
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

The look and feel is retro, although the prices are a bit high. Excellent ice cream with all sorts of choices of flavors. You can have malts, floats, sundaes and just about anything made of ice cream. They have meals, but we've only eaten ice cream. Very friendly staff and tastes are cheerfully provided.

Thank Cathey F
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669 reviews
345 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016

The Big Scoop looks and feels like it has been there for a long time. Bright red booths and Formica tables, checkerboard flooring, and a list of all the sundaes on the wall take you back in time. We placed our order at the counter, and the friendly server brought it to our table. Excellent homemade hot fudge, lots of... More 

1 Thank ArlettaC
Avon, Ohio
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1,249 reviews
306 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,550 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Spotting this old-time ice cream parlor on the way to dinner, we stopped here afterwards for and ice cream desert. While the atmosphere was great, looking at the menu board to make our selection, we noticed the excessive prices and decided to leave and visit the nearby Dairy Queen for our treat.

Thank Steve1362
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76 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

If you're looking for ice cream, this is the place to stop. Big Scoop is an old fashioned place with friendly service. We had the perfect traditional Banana Split and we loved it! This could be our regular stop on our way to Tulalip 😀

Thank Bluecedarangel
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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609 reviews
362 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Took a time-out in Mount Vernon to get off the highway and stumbled across Big Scoop. Happy accident. My wife had a really tasty Brown Cow. I had a double dip cone in a waffle cone made on the premises. The cone is a bit fragile but good. Nice selection to choose from and good service.

Thank lannyr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 E College Way, Mount Vernon, WA 98273-5431
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 360-424-3558

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