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Charlie's Ice Cream

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4376 Old William Penn Hwy, Monroeville, PA 15146-1441
+1 412-373-1856
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08:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Thu 07:00 - 19:30
Fri 07:00 - 20:00
Sat 08:00 - 20:00
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Monroeville, Pennsylvania
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Always pretty busy and selection is overbearing, needs to stick to a few basics and not try 50 different flavors by diluting a good original product. Service varies by who is there to wait on you, some days good some days fair, will continue to go there as it is the only shop this side of RTE 22.

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Thank Tom F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

I visit this place often and they do have good ice cream... However, on July 2 2015, we arrived with light on and benches full of people.. They look through the blind, see us, then turn light off and refuse to answer repeated knocks on door. This is ridiculous, when we showed up it was 9:38, they are not supposed... More 

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710 reviews
408 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2014 via mobile

We stopped for ice cream for our kids, after hearing about this place near our hotel. The ice cream and shakes were great, but there was a long line to order. We were there on a Saturday night, which I assume is typically a busy night for them. But they seemed unprepared and only had two people working. After waiting... More 

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Thank ERFSU82
McKeesport, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2014

I just loved there hard served chocolate peanut butter ice cream on a come.. I got the regular cone and it was HUGE... great value for your money.. and the cheeseburgers are fantastic... wonderful employees, I would highly suggest it..

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Thank melissa p
Centreville, Virginia
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129 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2013

We always like to visit the local restaurants and we were pleased with this place. The staff was friendly and patient since, for this first time customer, the menu was large and a little overwhelming since we didn't know what we wanted. The ice cream was good soft serve.

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Thank Regina S
Monroeville, Pennsylvania
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50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

Their ice cream is great, but don't forget about the food. They have reasonably priced entrees with large portions and great fries. They also have bakery items. The service can be a bit slow for food or when the ice cream part is busy.

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Thank robbratton
Plum, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2012

They have been a Pittsburgh traditon for years and years. With numerous and adventurous flavors, Charlie's makes their own versions of blizzards, ice cream cakes, and other numerous frozen treats. I can not give them a five. This year, they lost their baker, who I can honestly say beat Moio's desserts in taste, quality, and price. That being said, they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:30
Thursday
07:00 - 19:30
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4376 Old William Penn Hwy, Monroeville, PA 15146-1441
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Monroeville
  • Phone Number: +1 412-373-1856

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