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Glace Artisan Ice Cream

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4960 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64112-2630
+1 816-561-1117
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for some ice cream while running around KC. There were several unique flavors of ice cream available - and tasting fresh corn ice cream was a first for me...it tasted just like fresh creamed corn, but cold! Both of us chose to try a black cherry float. Mine was made with sweet cream ice cream, and my... More 

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Thank TSPifer
Lawrence, Kansas
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901 reviews
356 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

Christopher Elbow is famous for his artisanal chocolates. At Glace he puts the same level of creativity and imagination into his ice cream. Come and enjoy flavors you already love and experience new taste treats. Love the dark chocolate!

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Thank Robert S
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

Finally got around to trying this ice cream. The flavors are unique and true to the descriptions. Most of us got a scoop of chocolate with caramel. Sooooo delicious. The lemon was also excellent. We went at night after eating at Spin pizza and there was a short line, but the staff were working very hard to keep things moving.... More 

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Thank Logan D
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

We were in Kansas City for a soccer tournament and decided to try one of the "best ice cream" places in the area before we left. Was definitely very tasty. A little pricey for the amount you get. A bit upscale for ice cream, but definitely some of the best ice cream I've ever tasted. I don't know if I'd... More 

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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

We had tried to stop by to try this ice cream in December and they we closed. We were back visiting in July and had to stop by - yum! I had the Whiskey Cherry and Peach Pie. My husband had lemon lavender and blueberry. All flavors a were delicious!

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Thank binardcarlson
Iowa City, Iowa
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100 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

This is some of the best ice cream ever! Unusual flavors as well as more traditional flavors, creamy, and smooth. They let you sample the flavors before buying. I wanted to take off a star for the price because it is a little pricey, but I couldn't - it's just that good.

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Thank 730jane
Kansas City, Missouri
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110 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

We've never had ice cream this good before. Very unique and delicious! Afterwards you'll have a settled tummy and have a fresh clean taste in your mouth. This place prides itself on fresh whole ingredients. They switch up the flavors from time to time so don't count on "your" flavor being available every time. But that's okay....you'll find something new... More 

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Thank Andy B
Kansas City
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189 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

This place has lots of local flavors in their collections of creamy goodness. Christopher Elbow Chocolate, Roasterie Coffee and different spices and flowers, to name a few, can be served up in a cup, cone or shake. Pints are available for taking home.

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Thank RondaKansasCity
Wisconsin
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185 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015

Very light and fresh tasting! Our group tried lavendar-honey, fresh mint- chocolate flakes, and balsamic-strawberry. All were wonderful!

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Thank CMLM
Fort Myers, Florida
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120 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015

I always love to stop here and try the different ice creams. They are always very decadent and delicious. Quite expensive for the small amount you get, but worth the treat occasionally.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4960 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64112-2630
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-561-1117

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