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The Big Dipper

1033 Virginia Ave, Hagerstown, MD 21740-7227
+1 301-797-5422
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (5 reviews)
“sundae” (2 reviews)
“cones” (4 reviews)
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1033 Virginia Ave, Hagerstown, MD 21740-7227
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

The Big Dipper is a small ice cream parlor with a HUGE menu. You can get any combination of ice cream flavors, shakes, or sundaes you can imagine. They even have no sugar added ice for those who have to watch their sugar intake.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Best ice cream in town, large selection, great shakes and cones. Go every week. A few tables inside and more outside, could use a few umbrellas on the outside tables.

Thank Frances P
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

My family of 4 stopped by with another friend and his family of 3. We were the only people there. My family ordered 1st and the girl helping us struggled to complete the order. We ordered one thing at a time and she had to...More

Thank Alongfourtheride
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Found this on a whim... Google sent us. So many great flavors, you could go here every day. Won't break the bank. If I had one critique - I would love a visible board with the ice cream flavors!

Thank HandyMandy14
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We found this place by accident. The staff was very nice and efficient. The ice cream was served in nice portions and everything was prepared as expected.

Thank stevef622015
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

They serve Hershey ice cream, lots of flavors. I got red raspberry with chocolate, very good. It not going to be the most amazing ever but it's also half the price of the big creamery stores.

Thank jmbb80
Reviewed 31 August 2015

I haven't been here in awhile, but back when I lived in Hagerstown, my wife and I went every few weeks in the summer. I remember there being a huge selection of hand-dipped flavors and that I always got a waffle cone. There is plenty...More

Thank Eric J
Reviewed 26 May 2015

If you like ice cream this is the place to get it in Hagerstown. My wife and I were just out in the area driving around and sort of looking for an ice cream place when we stumbled upon The Big Dipper. It has plenty...More

Thank hallrk
Reviewed 5 October 2012

The big dipper serves hershey ice, in addition to soft served. Serves many sundaes, milk shakes, italian ice flavors in addition to different types of cones I never seen before. Taste great, large variety of ice cream products for a good price. Must try ice...More

Thank A K
Reviewed 24 August 2012 via mobile

Its always busy in the summer and for good reason! But it's well worth the wait. The ice cream is delicious and the servings are huge. The kid-size was big enough for me--I don't think I could have finished the small. I loved that they...More

Thank JoyfulK
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Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 1033 Virginia Ave, Hagerstown, MD 21740-7227
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Hagerstown
  • Phone Number: +1 301-797-5422
  • E-mail
(301) 797-5422
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