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Sebastian Joe's Ice Cream Cafe

1007 W Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3138
+1 612-870-0065
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (100 reviews)
“sundae” (7 reviews)
“oreos” (6 reviews)
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07:00 - 23:00All hours
1007 W Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3138
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was in the mood for some ice cream and wondered upon this joint. Wanted a single scoop and randomly tried Swiss chocolate almond. I can't begin to describe how awesome this ice cream was. The flavor, texture and creaminess of this ice cream blew my...More

Thank JoesueFree
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to a soccer match and ended up here afterwards for a non-booze-oriented treat. The mango sorbet was outstanding. Dairy doesn't agree with me, so I was happy to discover the several sorbet options. Friend got a mint-lemon sorbet, also excellent. There are weird flavors...More

1  Thank nancymaebe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Busy place, but efficient staff. Good selection of hard scoop ice cream. I enjoyed their vanilla shake.

Thank pedsnephron
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ice cream was amazing....don't stall...just go...you won't regret it. I had the Pavarotti..... I'm going back tonight for more!!! Place has where to sit, inside and outside.

Thank jeniller
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Hubby and I stopped in here mid-afternoon on a warm Saturday. We were pleasantly surprised to see the flavors of ice cream here. Not your usual ones! We both chose a new flavor based on a sample that we had. Delicious! We each had our...More

Thank csb14
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Came here to enjoy some ice cream. It has a nice ambiance... the interior could use some paint and restoration... it's looking a bit worn but the dessert is really good! We'll be back for sure!

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 4 April 2017

A beautiful spring day brought in a LOT of people. Some of the ice cream flavors were gone but there were still several to pick from. I got a dipped waffle cone with a chocolate flavor - pothole?. The ice cream wasn't very firm or...More

Thank JCJake
Reviewed 12 February 2017

While visiting Minneapolis, our friends took us on an ice cream taste test of some of the best that the area had to offer. Sebastian Joes won, hands down. Each place had great ice cream, but I think the reason SJ's won (and we HAD...More

Thank 10sChick
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Great location to meet people coming from any part of the city. Easy to find, local and very friendly. Has lots of space just to sit and chat

Thank tannamoore
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Great ice cream. I'm from Wisconsin and know my ice cream. This place is great. They offer a "special flavor of the day" for adventurous eaters. Otherwise they have a great mix of various flavors. There is something for everyone and it is all made...More

Thank Traveling_Jdawg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1007 W Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3138
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-870-0065
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