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Leon's Frozen Custard Drive-in

3131 S 27th St, Milwaukee, WI 53215-4337
+1 414-383-1784
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Fast food
3131 S 27th St, Milwaukee, WI 53215-4337
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

first time... exceeded my expectations. It looked like a long line, but they had 2 windows serving, and I didn't feel like I had to wait too long.

Thank Stacy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Leon's was a nice place to treat ourselves once dismissed from nearby St Luke's. It certainly wasn't hospital food! The custard is worth the trip but sandwich options are limited to regular hot dogs and what they call the Spanish hamburger (loose meat sandwich with...More

Thank ReadRibbet
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I can only speak to the custard, as I have never sampled their food menu. The custard is quite good, though I prefer Kopp's (just slightly better, in my opinion) and Adrian's in Burlington (THE best in Wisconsin!). You can't beat Leon's for the "drive-in...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The best frozen custard in Milwaukee!!!! We look forward to coming every time we visit!!!! It is a repeat visit for sure...Great energy and excitement!

Thank TweetyGirl507
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Leon's is a Milwaukee institution! Great, consistent menu and always delicious. I've never had a bad experience. A nice treat for your and/or your children year round!

Thank Gwensday79
Reviewed 11 April 2017

First visited years ago and Leon's years ago and remains a must on every visit...and always bring some home!,,

Thank marciap927
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

For some wonderful unknown reason, Milwaukee is blessed with two of the best frozen custard stands anywhere. And don't even think this is ice cream! So while some of our locals swear by one place, the others do the same with Leon's. A traditional pull...More

Thank Postmarc
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

It's custard. It's delicious and best when shared when the one you love. From the shakes, to the sundaes, you can't go wrong with this Milwaukee institution.

Thank J Danger W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Leon's has been around forever which means they are doing something right! Fun place to go for classic custard. It is almost always packed on a warm summer night!

Thank Zubatown7
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Leon's has been around since I was a kid. Same great frozen custard I enjoyed since then. They do have other selections, but very limited. They specialize in frozen custard. Their hot fudge sundae is to die for

Thank aryn5
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Sarah T
Gluten free?
22 August 2015|
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Response from Milw42 | Property representative |
Yes, our frozen custard is Gluten Free.
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3131 S 27th St, Milwaukee, WI 53215-4337
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-383-1784
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