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Matt's Homemade Alabama Ice Cream

1308 Gulf Shores Pkwy, and 701 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-5906
+1 251-948-7098
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“banana split” (24 reviews)
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1308 Gulf Shores Pkwy, and 701 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-5906
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

Matt's ice cream is the best ice cream in the WORLD. My favorite is the Alabama Hot Chocolate! Anytime I am in town i make several visits, sometimes even 2 times in one day. The owner and staff are awesome and will go above and...More

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Definitely a must have while in Gulf Shores! I got the butter pecan and it was delicious! Love this place!

Thank 202emilyw
Reviewed 18 October 2018

So while staying in OB we really wanted some ice cream. We had picked up some things at the Travel Center and there was a coupon for a free scoop of ice cream at Matt's. So we drove down that way one evening. Asked the...More

Thank bearmom465
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Family of five. Everything we got was amazing and worth the little bit of a wait that we had. This is now a MUST STOP the next time we come back.

Thank TravelinKs2001
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Nice spot for ice cream after dinner. Lots of great and unusual flavors! Only one size of milkshakes but hand made and delicious. Just too big for me . I couldn’t finish it all.

Thank Sunflower1906
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

I loooved the banana bread ice cream. Soooo unique with the bread pieces in it. Kids loved it to. Little pricey but hey it's vacation!!!

Thank Hollyd912
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This is truly great, homemade ice cream. I was expecting very high prices but they were very reasonable considering the quality and location. Kids scoop is $3. They Allow you to sample any flavors you want.

Thank KnanBagg
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

This is a unique ice cream shop. My kiddo got Cookie Monster ice cream which is chocolate chip cookie, Oreo cookie in blue vanilla ice cream. The key lime pie ice cream is made from the key lime pie from Original Oyster House. Hubby got...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I stopped in for dessert and while the Ice Cream was ok, it was not exceptional. I was expecting so much more but I wished I had just bought ice cream at the grocery store.

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This is an old-fashioned floorplan with a more subdued lighting than chain operations. The product quality is excellent and service was unhurried and polite.

Thank john w
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1308 Gulf Shores Pkwy, and 701 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-5906
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-948-7098
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