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Red Cabin Custard

1114 E Sheridan St, Ely, MN 55731-1747
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“frozen custard” (18 reviews)
“sundae” (13 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
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1114 E Sheridan St, Ely, MN 55731-1747
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

When we visit Ely, we MUST visit Red Cabin Custard. This seasonal, local gem has become an important tradition in our family "up north" vacations. We anxiously look forward to what the flavor of the day will be (while in town we made three visits,...More

Thank MNW
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Creamy, delicious and generous. Not too sweet, creamy and quick service. It was the perfect way to end a great day.

Thank Lori T
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I usually don't go for treats, unless key lime is involved. Our luck had key lime as the flavor of the day one of our days in town. It is near perfect. Not too sweet or too tart. It is perfectly balanced. One of the...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I love frozen custard cones, shakes, and sundaes. More flavors available other than vanilla and chocolate. Generous portions. They have outside seating so you can bring your four pawed friends.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Nice homespun delicious custard. Great place to meet other people from town and traveling through. They have a flavor of the day, but that is not their only flavor, dont make that mistake. Great Stop right on Main Street!

Thank tfrasier1121
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

If you have the craving for a little custard the RED cabin custard is just for you! The quantity was perfect in size! The only complaint was the cone wasn't as fresh as I like to have

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Wow we stopped by to try the frozen custard and ended up Loving it. We went back 4 times while visiting Ely. Don't miss out on this treasure.

Thank suzi j
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to have desert in Ely after dinner. I had a chocolate malt and my wife a chocolate shake, our friends had cups of frozen custard. All were really good. Well worth a stop.

Thank thomascorrigan
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Had a turtle sundae and wished I had gotten a large. fantastic people working and just plain good frozen custard!!!!

Thank BunnyOrrben
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Very Good Custard! A little expensive for ice cream but so worth it. Bring cash, they do not accept credit cards.

Thank Gordon S
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 E Sheridan St, Ely, MN 55731-1747
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Ely
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