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Dog Days Ice Cream Parlor

119 S Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2493
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“gelato” (17 reviews)
“ice cream” (35 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
119 S Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2493
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Our grandkids love to sit at the counter and consume their favorite ice cream dessert. When visiting Chesterton...they always ask to stop here.

Thank juliag553
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

First,overall attractive design and attention to detail - like retro seating and background music.Very friendly staff and open to dialogue.Bathroom is chic and has a changing table.Tried Tiramisu, Rasberry​,Mango, Pomegranate cone and cup; the sugar cone is extra crispy.This place is perfect for hanging out...More

Thank boemiana
Reviewed 23 August 2017

My daughter and I were wandering around a carnival in Chesteron trying to walk off our huge and lovely meal when we spotted a gelato spoon on the ground. Despite our extremely full bellies we went in search of the source of said spoons and...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Affordable array of flavors in downtown Chesterton. Had the opportunity to meet many of the people from the town. A friendly atmosphere.

Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

It's average ice cream. Nice place, Nice atmosphere. Very clean. Resonable prices. Friendly staff. I would go again.

Thank Arrick70
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The Cashew Caramel ice cream is to die for. I keep wanting to try more flavors, but I always end up getting the Cashew Caramel because I love it so much. This is a seasonal place - so double check they are open before you...More

Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Many varieties of ice cream and gelato too! The butter pecan was excellent. The small size has two scoops.

Thank geogiraffe
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We go here often. We love it. My friend and I go together all the time. The servers are nice. It's very affordable. My favorites are "Heaps of Love" and "Ultimate Oreo". There is a catholic school down the street and the owners family goes...More

Thank Kate T
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The atmosphere is adorable and very family friendly, the service is always kind and welcoming. Marty, the owner, knows almost every customer by name! I love the ice cream and gelato, as well as the shakes. This is my go-to place for ice cream in...More

Thank Chyanne H
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

This place has better gelato than the Venetian in Vegas; great selections of ice cream and gelato, something for everyone and locally owned which is a plus

Thank Sheila G
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 S Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2493
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Chesterton
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