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The Ice Cream Show

129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
+1 423-702-5173
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“waffle cone” (26 reviews)
“ice cream” (141 reviews)
“brownie” (7 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
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1 - 10 of 203 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yum! Our family enjoyed the custom ice cream in waffle cones. It was very popular with a long line winding through the store, but the service was quick. So nice to sit on the patio or stroll down the bridge so close!

Thank Michele V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The icecream was good. It wasnt the "show" I was expecting. Very expensive and not able to tell prices.

Thank April H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure if there is another way to get there, but we had to walk up an extremely steep road to get there from the aquarium area. Ice cream was good not great. My husband and i shared a large with one topping and it...More

Thank Hh4ua
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Featured in a road side info book and since it's near our sons apartment we walked over! Crazy busy but service was so speedy and the ice cream delicious!

Thank travelgal1994
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I guess i expected much more with such a grand name. Basically its vanilla or chocolate ice cream and you pick the toppings and flavor add ins that you want. The prices are pretty expensive for what you get especially since the flavors are not...More

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great place. Love the ice cream! We actually stopped twice during our weekend trip. It was a short walk from our hotel. It's this cute little shop close to Walnut Bridge. The waffle cones taste great and they load the ice cream...More

Thank Amy E
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Ice cream show? More like ice cream show me all of your money.... very unclear what your price will be and lists of a lot of toppings but they don't tell you that it's 60 cents extra per topping. My girlfriend and I resorted to...More

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

If you have an aversion to dairy, come here for a special treat. Finally I can have ice cream, good ice cream!! Just pick a soy based cream and mix in your flavor. There are loads from which to choose!! Enjoy!

Thank J G
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Stopped by after being victim of the July heat, and of course ice cream sounded amazing! The ice cream was ok....definitely not bad but the thing that rubbed me the wrong way was the fact that my husband and i both had different flavors at...More

Thank lindsey t
ExcitingLynda, General Manager at The Ice Cream Show, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

I'm very sorry that you encountered another flavor at the bottom of your ice cream. Your visit must have been on an extremely busy day. They try to wash the hopper out well, but since it is an auger that blends the ingredients, I'm guessing...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Great varieties. Taste good reasonable cost. Walked there from across walking bridge. Nice environment. Clean. Fun experience especially on hot day

Thank Vacationerx2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Cuisine
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
Description
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.
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