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Abbott's Frozen Custard INC

4791 Lake Ave, Rochester, NY 14612-2154
+1 585-865-7400
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“frozen custard” (33 reviews)
“scones” (6 reviews)
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4791 Lake Ave, Rochester, NY 14612-2154
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Nothing competes with NY frozen custard and Abbott's is very good. However, their prices have gotten outrageous.....$6.25 for a small sundae....REALLY? When we want a custard "fix" we find other places to go. Everyone expects prices to increase; however.....

Thank AMD8
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I have been going to Abbott's for 51 years and I keep going back ... now I bring my granddaughter with me!

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A very nice place to spend time on a date, or with family or friends. Scenic outdoor seating, some seating tables with umbrellas.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Abbott's is the very best custard you'll find. My mother used to take us kids for a cone whenever we visited Charlotte in Rochester so when I returned to Rochester for a visit, I wanted my grown children to enjoy their frozen custard just like...More

Thank Ginger W
Reviewed 26 July 2017

People who are not from around these parts don't know what frozen custard is, and they don't know what they are missing. Abbott's Frozen Custard is not an ice cream cone. That would be like saying Stephen Curry is just any old basketball player. He's...More

Thank WaterGirlDreaming
Reviewed 19 July 2017

visiting in-laws we demanded ice cream but wife said "we need to get frozen custard" ...being from california, it's not something i've seen let alone heard of so we stopped by abbott's for a taste. i was impressed, not sure why it's not on the...More

Thank mark d
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Abbott's has been a fixture in Rochester since the early 1900's and serves, by far, the best Custard ice cream I've ever had and with my passion for ice cream I've had it everywhere. Creamy and fresh with their secret recipe makes for simply the...More

Thank Wally P
Reviewed 19 June 2017

When moving to Rochester years ago I was lucky enough to be in another one of the few cities in the US that was blessed with frozen custard - it was somewhat of a rarity back then. Abbott's has always been a great treat at...More

Thank Fondue4two
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Quite literally the best custard I've ever had. This visit I had the kid size chocolate with almonds, which were still crunchy and inhaled in about 2 seconds. He had a vanilla custard sundae with caramel and Heath. Mom had a vanilla custard sundae with...More

Thank JNetteDC
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We have moved from Rochester but love to stop here when we get back. Have had Abbott's twice in the last few days. I love the vanilla almond and my wife the chocolate almond although they seem to put the nut s on top now...More

Thank Jotum
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4791 Lake Ave, Rochester, NY 14612-2154
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-865-7400
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