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MacKay's Cochrane Ice Cream Ltd

220 1st Street W, Cochrane, Alberta T4C 1A1, Canada
+1 403-932-2455
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (177 reviews)
“sorbet” (3 reviews)
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220 1st Street W, Cochrane, Alberta T4C 1A1, Canada
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1 - 10 of 273 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

This ice cream shop is well known well-known in the region. Folks from around Alberta stop here for the high quality ice cream, which come in a large variety of flavors. Lines of customers are common inside the shop but the lines always move fast....More

Thank woodmister
Reviewed 1 week ago

possibly on of the best ice creams I've ever ate. The line was very long though and that was the one bad thing about this place. But the ice cream was definitely worth waiting for

Thank worlwidetrveler360
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the large selection of ice cream flavors ... and from the number of customers, many others feel the same way. This is an ice cream shop only ... nothing else that we could discern .... not even tables. The ice cream, however, was...More

Thank Cigano-Gitano
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here with my two kids and had a great time! It was quite expensive and they do not serve kids' cones but the homemade ice cream was delicious! I ordered the maple walnut ice cream, and recommend trying it!

Thank BarbInEdmonton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is as good as ice cream can and will taste. The flavours are endless, the quality can't be beat, and its a family owned business with a ton of history. I personally have only had a few flavours but when you find the one...More

Thank Canadianswhotravel16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The whole routine of driving out to cochrane and sitting on our darling Main Street and eating your icecream is a laugh I suppose.... for locals FYI you can buy pints of icecream at the local shoppers drugmart and save on foods for pennies more...More

Thank Angie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and myself go into town a couple of times a week. We stopped at MacKay's on a hot day during the afternoon, thinking by going in off hours it would be less busy. Nope, is always busy. But in the long run it's...More

Thank R G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

MacKay's is a must for anyone visiting Historic Cochrane's downtown. Be prepared to wait in line especially on weekends or any really warm day. But, it is worth the wait. Whether you go for vanilla, strawberry or chocolate or some of the more exotic ice...More

Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As you cruise the down town shops, this is a great way to take a break. Try the avocado ice cream!! It's actually delicious. Branch out and enjoy their off the wall flavors and rich ice cream. It's the BEST! Such a Cochrane treat!! Enjoy!

Thank Buhrdy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An interesting local tourist spot to stop in at in Cochrane, you will see a line stretching blocks down the road on hot summer days. I enjoyed the authenticity it holds true to by making everything right down the street from it's serving joint, but...More

Thank Brooklyn B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Cuisine
Canadian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 1st Street W, Cochrane, Alberta T4C 1A1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Cochrane
  • Phone Number: +1 403-932-2455
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