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Ye Ole Fashioned Ice Cream & Sandwich Cafe

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474 Savannah Hwy, West Ashley, Charleston, SC 29407-7208
+1 843-766-4854
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Haverhill, Massachusetts
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192 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

It was nice, and a few years ago I had a pretty good "Philly" cheesesteak, but this trip was purely for ice cream. It was a Saturday evening, and cool weather had moved in, so there were not a lot of people, but things moved slowly. Quality was good, but the prices made me feel like I was a captive... More 

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Thank Terrygrim3
Biddeford, Maine
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Went here with my sons for an ice cream supper . The place was clean, clerks were friendly and the ice cream was good. Had a lot of different selections of hard ice cream. Recommend others to go.

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Thank willabbe
Marion, Ohio, United States
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61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We just stopped for ice cream and it was pretty good. It had a great selection and samples. Decent customer service but felt a little rushed.

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Thank Tom H
Eastern City
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

We loved sitting on the patio with our dog and enjoy ice cream on Christmas day. They are super nice, and their ice cream is wonderful. It's a charming place!

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Thank perpetua3d
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

So food was OK. Usually greasy spoon fare. Service was not acceptable. Staff was curt and annoyed by having to take my order. Place was not busy I sat at counter to eat. It was also being used as a prep station while I sat there and ate. The staff is confused about glove use when performing food preparation. So... More 

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Osterville, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent! Large portions and friendly staff. My husband had a hot fudge sundae which was enough for 3 people. The smallest cone had to scoops. Enjoy!

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Thank seggycc
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

As we were heading back to our hotel room we made a pit stop for some ice cream. The scoop size was awesome. Ice cream flavors were around twnenty eight in hand dip alone. The taste was out of the world. Customer service was prompt and super friendly. The atmosphere was very family friendly. Yes, credit cards are expensive. Two... More 

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Columbus, Georgia
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83 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Holy moly. So many flavors. Such big scoops!!!! This was our afternoon pick-me-up after going on a tour of the Charleston Distillery and boy, were we shocked at the size of our ice creams! Between the four adults in our party we tried at least 5 flavors and all were just wonderful. The service was excellent as well. We would... More 

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Thank eirmcentee
Charleston, South Carolina
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Huge hamburgers and sandwiches. The ice cream was heavenly with lots of choices and so creamy. The service is fast and friendly. This place has a steady stream of customers because it has good food and fast service. Nothing fancy. They do have a drive through but it is at a busy intersection. We went in to eat both times.

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Thank Travelfreaks12
Raleigh
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Came here on a whim while on vacation and we weren't disappointed. Only had ice cream but it was so creamy and delicious! It is a little pricey but it's real and they def aren't skimpy with the scoops!

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Thank Lindsay W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 474 Savannah Hwy, West Ashley, Charleston, SC 29407-7208
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-766-4854

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