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Whippy Dip

121 College Dr, Decorah, IA 52101-1659
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“sundae” (8 reviews)
“ice cream” (32 reviews)
“scones” (6 reviews)
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American, Fast food
121 College Dr, Decorah, IA 52101-1659
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

An old style ice cream store and restaurant. The traditional favorite is soft-serve cones dipped in chocolate, cherry or butterscotch. Great place to sit and watch life go by.

Thank gpotvin
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

My wife talked this place up, saying she heard it was "the" place to go for ice cream. I got a cookie dough tornado and she got a sundae. I don't know what happened to my ice cream, it was mostly dough with a few...More

1  Thank Dan L
Reviewed 25 August 2017

When in Decorah, you have to go to Whippy Dip! This is a really fun, drive up place that is very popular. Mid afternoon during the week, the place was packed and I had to circle the parking lot a couple times to get a...More

Thank SuperJ6
Reviewed 10 August 2017

What day isn't complete after visiting the Whippy Dip? Ice cream makes everyone's day better. Service is fast and friendly and they have multiple sizes of everything, so you have lots of choices. It's a great family hangout. Happiness abounds!

Thank Juli T
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

The serving sizes were generous and my kids liked that. They could have larger portions of the add ons (i.e. Cookie dough). For the price and the size it is a pretty good deal.

Thank 214blueyes
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Fun and old fashioned ice cream stop - open end of March through mid-October. Great family atmosphere - reasonably priced ice cream treats and lunch items.

Thank Fred And Suzann... B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

When you visit Decorah you just have to stop by the Whippy Dip. We were lucky this weekend and was rewarded with short lines - a first!! Worth the wait for a creamy cone or my favorite, cherry slushy whip. Sweet creamy vanilla ice cream...More

Thank Z H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I had the slush whip and my husband had the chocolate shake. Both were good and as expected. Service was friendly. What more could you ask for on a hot summer day? This is the perfect stop for a treat.

Thank Michelle245248
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

They have friendly service that is pretty quick. The place is very clean inside where they make the food and ice cream desserts. What a fun little place.

Thank Thelabby5
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Worth a cone. I just had a chocolate cone with the crunchy topping of years ago. Treat yourself to nostalgic treat!

Thank Robert F
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 College Dr, Decorah, IA 52101-1659
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Decorah
Decades old institution.
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