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Zwahlens Ice Cream

670 Shannondell Boulevard, Norristown, PA 19403-3414
+1 610-635-0115
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (59 reviews)
“caramel apple” (8 reviews)
“sundae” (7 reviews)
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PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
670 Shannondell Boulevard, Norristown, PA 19403-3414
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is quite the find. Bought two different chocolate covered apples and, yeah, they were terrific.

Thank mary k
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere, delicious ice cream, and you can never go wrong with their Swiss waffle. It's been 5 years since I've been able to come back and it's still as great as I remembered.

Thank Mitch B
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Really good ice cream and a comfortable, clean, and bright dining area. Order and pay at the counter and they bring your items to the table. Outdoor seating and service too.

Thank Scott A
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

I didn't know that there could be such a difference in ice cream. Freshly made on the premises, hand made waffle cones and all kinds of delicious desserts and chocolates. The interior is beautiful with lots of seating and there are tables out on the...More

Thank BusyPerson2017
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Zwahlens certainly has the best ice cream in the area. I may have had something as good or possibly better in Italy but not around here. The flavor selection is limited (Chocolate, Vanilla, and the special of the day) but the items you can have...More

Thank GlobeHopper53
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Had homemade ice cream. The best around.they have limited flavors,but they are outstanding. All homemade candy too. Have their easter candy basket last year & will never buy store bought again. Everything is homemade & fresh.

Thank Marie G
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

There are monthly or weekly flavors so that's always nice. The combos are cool and ample toppings. A little more pricey than the usual chain spots but that's alright. Once and a while won't hurt too bad. Certainly a casual environment and cabin-ish feel to...More

Thank Wellreadreviewer
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Zwahlens is a family run and truly unique ice cream shop. If you love chocolate and sweet treats you'll love this place. I send their caramel apples to clients around the country every year. They always have a "special desert" of the day my personal...More

Thank Roxanne P
Reviewed 11 July 2017

a wonderful family owned ice cream and chocolate parlor - sitting there it is very easy to get lost in a very pleasant ice cream haze. the ice cream selections are limited daily to vanilla, chocolate, and one special - but that encourages you to...More

Thank JPGPhilly
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Service is very friendly, and the homemade ice cream and chocolates are amazing. There is usually a line, but it's worth the wait! I also love the chocolate caramel apples, and they are great gifts.

Thank Nina E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 670 Shannondell Boulevard, Norristown, PA 19403-3414
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Norristown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-635-0115
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