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The Ice Cream Show

129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
+1 423-702-5173
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
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Reviewed 3 days ago

went down town to walk the bridge. was nice after walking to decided to stop here and get some ice cream. Great place kinda hidden a nice surprise... very good.

Thank Shaun W
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped at the Ice Cream Show for a pick-me-up on Saturday afternoon. The combinations are endless with flavors, toppings, fruits, chocolates, nuts, and miscellaneous goodies to add like pretzels, coffee, coconut, etc. We each had a cup of our blended favorite. We both loved...More

Thank MSO70
ExcitingLynda, Guest Relations Manager at The Ice Cream Show, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your excellent review of our Ice cream and Coffee shop. When in Chattanooga again, please try one of our Gourmet Coffees or All Fruit smoothies. Both are so enjoyable especially on a hot day.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the ambiance of this location. Great location, right by the walking bridge. Very good service. The ice cream was tremendous.

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nestled right along one of Chattanooga's best promenades is a pretty good place to take a break with a little refreshment. The Ice Cream Show is right on the intersection between the iconic Walnut Street Walking Bridge and the Glass walkway that connects the Art...More

1  Thank Kev K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came during the dinner hour, so they were not busy at all. The icecream combinations are crazy. You can do almost anything there. I stayed simple and got the vanilla with amaretto and pretzels. Delicious! You never find amaretto anything normally, so this place...More

Thank atlmichelle4571
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This ice cream treat was amazing. Well worth the wait in line. The location next to the pedestrian bridge was fun, too. We savored our ice cream while watching lots of folks enjoying the spot along the river.

Thank E Lane G
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

During our trip, we wanted to get something sweet to eat and I love ice cream!! So, this conviently located (next to the pedestrian bridge) ice cream store seemed to he a great place to stop. The lines were long, but we went thru it...More

Thank Can_Ann00
Reviewed 2 April 2017

The line here moves slow as molasses. The ice cream is great as long as you have patience. You can eat your ice cream inside or sit in the court yard.

Thank TomPaint
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We stopped after a walk over the bridge. We have a family of 4 and it cost us close to $28 to feed our family ICE CREAM. Everyone got the vanilla ice cream with cones and blended it with a variety of flavors. It wasn't...More

Thank myraht2017
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We were looking for an ice cream spot after dinner for my kids. I am so happy we ended up here. You start with vanilla or chocolate base, add in as many mix ins as you want (which is a huge list), they mix it...More

Thank Erica C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-702-5173
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Located at the south end of the Walnut Street pedestrian bridge, between the Aquarium and the Hunter Museum.We can make 17,000 flavor combinations. You can choose from our 40 fresh ingredients including fruits, chocolates and all the gourmet nuts. We have premium ice cream, yogurt, and Wayfare Non-Dairy ice cream. We have the smoothest coffee in the world, and our roaster was voted number one as the best Roaster by the Roasters association. We can make any gourmet coffee drink that you like. Please ask about our seasonal favorites.Our smoothies are made from 100% fresh fruit. We do not substitute ice for fruit! We can also make sorbets out of your favorite fruits. Free WiFi with purchase.Open till 11 pm Daily.