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Address: 11324 Mount Vernon Rd, Utica, OH 43080-7703
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100 year old co. making ice cream. Short tour gives info on co, and allows...

100 year old co. making ice cream. Short tour gives info on co, and allows you to see into part of the factory (and tasty samples).

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Fun, family place

An ice cream and gift shop next to the velvet Ice Cream factory. Set next to a public park with a pond. Great ice cream with a large variety of flavors.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Appleton, New York
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Appleton, New York
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54 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

An ice cream and gift shop next to the velvet Ice Cream factory. Set next to a public park with a pond. Great ice cream with a large variety of flavors.

Thank racequilt
Calgary, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We have visited the Velvet Ice Cream Restaurant/facility a few times as a family and have enjoyed it every time. The first time of course we did the tour and the subsequent visits we primarily just relaxed with our ice cream treats outside at the patio tables and watched the ducks and people walking around the pond, kids playing and... More 

Thank Elizabeth C
Dallas, Texas
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166 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped by the Velvet Ice Cream Co. on my way to Pennsylvania. Absolutely incredible ice cream. Loved the Mill, Carriage Rides and the Country Setting!

Thank tahass
Rushville, Indiana
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103 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful day and location. Nice little tour for a brand I had never heard of but they ship to 28 states and are served at Bob Evans and sold in Kroger. Tasty stuff!

Thank Robin S
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22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

They have good food and ice cream. A place that everyone would like. Small children can run and play outside, I believe they had a small park. They have a gift shop too. There are tours of the factory during the week, but we were there on a weekend.

Thank 01FeisMom
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27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The building has charm but the restaurant needs help. Met a relative for lunch. The server was friendly but did not seem well trained. My check was not itemized. A wrap priced at $8.99 on the menu showed up as $11.99 on my bill. The server did not explain that replacing the side of chips with soup had an up... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Not only do they make fabulous ice cream but their facility and grounds are spectacular! This is a great place to see, taste, and experience! Great fun for families and friends!

Thank tribuckblessed
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We stopped here for ice cream and a nature hike. We visit the ponds and the river. We took several photos here from our engagement to celebrating our anniversary. We are thrilled with the landscape. I've seen birthday parties hosted here and festivals. It's a great area both public and private. I wish the indoor area were larger, there are... More 

Thank Melissa T
Gahanna, Ohio
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52 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Great ice cream, and old mill, and a short nature trai that follows an old canal. If you are near Columbus Ohio, it is worth a short drive into the country. Good ice cream and an interesting old mill with a small Musuem of old ice cream parlors, free. A good day trip. Also several pick your own apples orpeacheaches... More 

Thank Jim K
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7 reviews
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

So many flavor had to chose My favorite Summertime X Peach Very good smooth as Velvet Tour is informative lots of history

Thank Helen H

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