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Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams

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1892 Eastland Ave, Nashville, TN 37206-2542
+1 615-262-8611
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11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 23:00
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Jeni's has some unusual ice cream flavours. They let you taste before you decide on what you want and that's a great thing. My favourites are wildberry lavender, blackcat espresso and the gooey butter cake. The Thai curry pumpkin was out of this world but unfortunately, it is seasonal. Very reasonable prices. Don't forget to visit this place if you... More 

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Thank travelislife28
Nashville, Tennessee
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135 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

A good selection of amazing unusual flavors. Definitely pricey, but very good, which explains the long lines so much of the year. We got lucky in March and didn't have to wait.

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Thank eskdunning
Helsinki, Finland
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192 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is truly exceptional ice cream with some really great flavors. Wherever I travel I like to find one of the most interesting and tasty ice creams available and this place has been added to my list. There is usually a line (and that tells you it is good) but they serve it up fast. For a "single" you actually... More 

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Thank Timotraveler
Memphis, Tennessee
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth the wait in line! So so so good. Browned Butter Almond Brittle, Vanilla (more of a floral but soooo good), double chocolate, milky chocolate, berry crumble, and Super Moon. You cannot choose wrong here.

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Thank chefbz
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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent a week in Nashville and visited Jeni's twice. The sundaes were delish! We liked Jeni's so much I bought one of her cookbooks. I wish there was a location in Toronto!

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Thank Shannon G
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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143 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

wine and cheese made in your ice cream no problem, whiskey pecan ice cream sure why not, flavors for the kids yes they have them too. pay 12.00 a pint you bet if not more. A hipster ice cream spot but I will take out of town guests here as you can't find this sort of ice cream just anywhere,... More 

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Thank Sylvia B
Nashville, Tennessee
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Luckily, I live in Nashville and we have three locations but, the east Nashville location is my favorite. The staff is always nice and well informed about the flavors. Today I had their double sundae for the first time. I'm speechless( doesn't happen a lot)!! I will be getting a sundae from this day forward. Amazing!!

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Thank JamalBroy
Texas
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I randomly purchased a small container of this nectar of the Gods from the SouthernMarketplace, after a meal at The Southern restaurant.....Salted Caramel ......what a find! Ice cream perfection! The next day we sought out their location within the Nashville Farmers Market. I'm from Texas and we love our Blue Bell, but Jeni's takes ice cream to another level. Great... More 

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Thank Kesp8
Travelers Rest, United States
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65 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Clever flavors that taste AMAZING!! Fresh ingredients and attention to quality make the ice cream at Jeni's SPLENDID as the name suggests! As a visitor to Nashville, I was delighted when business associate suggested we have "dessert" at Jeni's!. Love Ice Cream? You will LOVE Jeni's!

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Thank Bonnie L
Oneonta New york
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

By far the best ice cream I have ever had in my life ! Such great combinations of flavors. Superior service

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1892 Eastland Ave, Nashville, TN 37206-2542
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-262-8611
Description
We decided to open our first full-size scoop shop in Nashville in June, 2011 in the East Nashville neighborhood for many reasons, but mainly because the place reminded us so much of our scrappy roots. East Nashville, home to cyclists and pedestrians, families and urban farmers, artists and musicians of all stripes, and do-it-yourself bar and restaurant owners, is one of our favorites places in the country. Since we've been in East Nashville, we've been able to cultivate partnerships with folks such as Don Henry, who grows strawberries for us to make the perennial favorite Roasted Strawberry Buttermilk, as well as the good people at Yazoo Brewing Company, who supplies Yazoo Sue porter for the year-round ice cream Yazoo Sue with Rosemary Bar Nuts. There's a fantastic creative community and overall vibe throughout Nashville-especially in East Nashville.

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