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Leopold's Ice Cream

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As featured in 3 Days in Savannah and 1 other guide
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212 E Broughton St, Savannah, GA 31401-3402
+1 912-234-4442
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

Coming from an area in the middle of dairy farms and having quite a few local "homemade" ice creams near home.......this was a special treat. AWESOME creamy ice cream, lots of flavors to choose from. We read that there could be long lines, I guess we got lucky, no line. But it would be worth the wait.

Thank Liz J
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Long line. Decent ice cream. I had the peanut butter chippy. Much better than chain places and lots of ice cream and sundae options. They also have food on the menu, but we (my dog and I) just had ice cream.

Thank Elizabeth H
Atlanta, Georgia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

My husband got a banana milkshake and I just got a cup of their chocolate ice cream, and it was the perfect way to end the evening.

Thank Victoria R
Highland, Indiana
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Yummy! Good size portions, great flavors, friendly service - must do! I had a scoop of banana and a scoop of dark chocolate raspberry swirl.

Thank Blevdeb
Richmond Hill, Georgia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Great ice cream and service my one complaint is that there is always a long line. You have to have time and patience but it is well worth it. Good old fashioned ice cream

Thank rb8398
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Waited in line for about 30 mins. While waiting they handed us out free cups of ice water which was so nice! Got to order and got a coffee flavored ice cream and it was the best ice cream I have ever tasted! Def will be back at the end of the month for another great visit!!

Thank Miranda O
Harbor Springs, Michigan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Went here three times during my week long visit! A very neat business with a lot of history. Great ice cream selection and very friendly service! There is often a line but it moves quickly. The wait staff even brought out cups of water for those standing in line on a very hot day. This is a must in Savannah!

Thank sknoodle
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112 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016

Walk-able from the river, serves up tasty ice cream. Often has a line but the line moves relatively quickly. Worth the stop.

Thank BizexecMi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Had to stand in line for about an hour, but it was well worth the wait. Staff was serving water as we stood outside on a hot day. Menu also provided. Reasonable prices. Many choices to delight everyone. A must stop in Savannah. Leopold's Ice Cream was the perfect way to spend our last day in Savannah.

Thank AmtrakFUN
Newport News, Virginia
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304 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016

When we were on the trolley ride our driver drove by and said this place had been rated as the "5th best ice shoppe in the world". Well I had to see for myself so later in the day we walked from our hotel to the shoppe. There was a long line but it moved fast. The ice cream was... More 

Stratton L, Owner at Leopold's Ice Cream, responded to this review

Dear NNWSLARRY, Come back in and give us another shot! Try one of those other things that you didn't get to on this visit. Who knows, we may just win you over. Either way we'll have fun trying! Thanks for visiting and thanks for taking the time to post your review! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 9
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 E Broughton St, Savannah, GA 31401-3402
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-234-4442
No trip to Savannah is complete without a visit to Leopold's Ice Cream! Named the #5 Ice Cream in the World, Leopold's is a "Must-Do." You'll enjoy visiting our retro ice cream parlor, complete with old fashioned soda fountain and friendly soda jerks. You'll also experience a little piece of Hollywood in Savannah as you peruse Stratton Leopold's collection of film posters and props from films he has worked on over his 45 plus years in the movie industry! Leopold's Ice Cream was founded in 1919 by three immigrant brothers from Greece. They learned the art of candy and dessert from an uncle who had already settled in America. The brothers perfected the secret formulas and created the world famous Leopold's VeriBest™ ice cream.Our ice cream is made in house, one batch at a time, using family recipes handed down from the Leopold brothers. With our soda fountain creations and more than 20 flavors available at any given time, we've got something just for you!

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