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Ray's Italian Water Ice and Frozen Custard

3039 Lauderdale Dr, Richmond, VA 23233-7800
+1 804-360-8135
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3039 Lauderdale Dr, Richmond, VA 23233-7800
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Best water ice and custard in Richmond. Always really yummy. They offer so many delicious flavors. Service is typically quick also.

Thank Cheryl D
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Every night we are in Richmond we go to Rays. It is awesome custard. I'm a purest and just have plain vanilla custard without anything else. You have tons of choices with the Italian Ice mixed with the custard. Never miss a chance to eat...More

Thank Donald M
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We were looking for a custard place with REAL custard versus ice cream that's all right at places like Dairy Cream, and were told to go to Ray's on Old Brick Road in Glen Allen. We were not disappointed!!!! Hmm! Hmm! G>>O>>O>>D!! Tasty, creamy, and...More

Thank Michael A. S
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Ray's water ice comes in many flavors, some unusual. My favorite by far is Mango. Their soft, creamy ice cream is some of the best I've had. Their portions are generous and the prices reasonable. It's family-friendly, and even when the line seems long the...More

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 1 July 2017

My favorite thing to get there is the cotton candy rocket. It has layers of cotton candy Italian ice with vanilla custard with icing and a pile of whipped cream, this may seem too sweet, but it has the perfect textures and the perfect amount...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017

Great custard with tons of flavors. They always support the local schools. I love Ray's! They also have tasty Italian Ice/custard drinks that we love.

Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Summer and Rays Water Ice and Custard. Can't beat a Rays Rocket. Vanilla Custard with Peanut Butter Ice is out of this world. Highly recommended. Everything is a great choice! Enjoy.

Thank TripGuy11920
Reviewed 25 August 2015

This is by far our favorite place for dessert! The frozen custard and Italian ice are incredible, and the family that owns the restaurant is top notch. You have to go!

Thank Kangaroomum4
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

My family and I enjoy the occasional visit to Ray's. Enjoy a great Italian Ice, Custard, Rocket, or other frozen treat. Lots of room to sit and enjoy! Rated as 10 stars! You can't choose wrong at Ray's. Enjoy!

Thank TripGuy11920
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Love the gelatos and ice cream! Went to dinner nearby and was very disappointed in our meal--poor quality and small portions. We decided to stop by Rays to get Ice Cream for dessert. I got the blue ice cream to support Deep Run High School...More

Thank dclausi1
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Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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  • Address: 3039 Lauderdale Dr, Richmond, VA 23233-7800
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-360-8135
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