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955 NE 56th St, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327-8439
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Des Moines, Iowa
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The only negative is trying to find them. It's off the beaten path, but well worth the hunt. Their gimick is to put a tiny scoop of a different flavor, of your choosing, on top of your regular scoop. The quality of the product is so high they don't need any gimicks, but this is a cute one. The peaches... More 

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Thank seacorp
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Over the Top has a great selection of ice cream! They offer samples in order to help you choose. The waffle cones are homemade and delicious! Prices are pretty average for an ice cream place. The tables are shaped like ice cream and super cute! Each cone comes with a cute mini dip on top of a flavor you choose!

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Thank Carrie N
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120 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

A friendly staff serves up excellent ice cream very quickly. Ice cream made on site. Generous scoops and the " topper", a small scoop of a second flavor is a great treat.

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Thank Jay Y
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44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

This place was a pleasant surprise! I had a peaches and cream and it was surprisingly delicious! It came with a tiny scoop of another flavor. I love that idea. I also love that you can see that they make their ice cream there!

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Thank Roy G
Newark,Delaware
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268 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I came across this place on the internet of the top 10 ice cream places in Iowa as they are the ice cream capitol of the world. This place is the best! We loved the shop, it was really cute, the ice cream queen lives there and makes the ice cream, they have chocolates there too. It was expensive but... More 

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Thank meeta4
Overland Park, Kansas
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

They give you a very generous scoop, with a mini bonus scoop on top to try a different flavor. Good thing we were just passing through or I would a regular.

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Thank happyeliz
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

We tried Over the Top for the first time, and fell in love! We used the drive-thru, so we didn't get the whole feel of everything they have to offer. We each got a "blizzard". The regular size was perfect for our after dinner snack!. The ice cream itself was also delish. We will definitely use this as our year-round... More 

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Thank Cassie S
Altoona, Iowa
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Absolutely the best ice cream in Iowa. Fresh, high end ingredients and the cleanest restaurant. Owners are great and friendly too. Nice staff that will not keep you waiting. A+++++

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Thank MMCTs
Pleasant Hill, Iowa
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

wonderful, fresh, interesting flavors! You are sure to find your new favorite here! An bonus -- that cute little scoop on top!

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Thank jmolnari
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Great homemade ice cream with fantastic flavors including Tirimisu and Cotton Candy. Staff if extremely friendly and decor is fun with bright colors. You can watch the ice cream being made while you wait in line. The close for the winter but just opened back up dor the season.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 955 NE 56th St, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327-8439
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Pleasant Hill

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?