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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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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“frozen custard” (121 reviews)
“sundae” (61 reviews)
“sloppy joe” (22 reviews)
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American, Fast food
3131 S 27th St, Milwaukee, WI 53215-4337
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place served good Ice Cream and Good Food for a long long time. Many people in the summer .... and .... in the winter too

Thank Nik9000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They have very quick and nice staff servers, the parking lot is always packed, their banana split is delicious!

Thank 609santanab
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great custard great location good fun it's always packed in the summer time. All my kids get excited when we tell them we are going for custard.

Thank bill b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great custard, various flavors! Went during a rainy day...even then Leon’s was the place to be on a hot summers night! You won’t be disappointed!

Thank Sherri H
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Not much to say other than retro authentic drive in with the best frozen custard I have EVER had!!!! Prices are phenomenal!! Service was quick. Off street parking. The only down side is that its located on what I felt was not the best part...More

Thank Chrissy B
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

One of the best spots in milwaukee for frozen yogurt, and a super fun environment. Get out of your car on a summer night and just enjoy the time with friends and family while having a sundae.

Thank Elle M
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The inspiration for Happy Day’s Arnold’s and mandatory campaign stop for presidential hopefuls, Leon’s is a local legend. A must for anyone coming through Milwaukee. The ambience is 1950’s retro, not due to a hip designer’s interpretation of the period, but because it was built...More

Thank 414margaret
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

They do have great custard and a lot of history in Milwaukee. However I still do hold a grudge over the owners comments about not allowing his employees to speak Spanish to the Spanish speaking customers.

Thank williamrY2766TI
Reviewed 10 November 2017

It is as old-school as it looks. The food is serviceable for a custard stand, but the custard itself (in a sundae or a cup or whatever) is simply amazing. If you've never been here, then you absolutely MUST get the BUTTER PECAN custard, and...More

Thank WI-diner
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Best Frozen Custard in Milwaukee. It's like going back to the wonderful days of the 1960's. Always fun, always good. A must!

Thank Carl G
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Sarah T
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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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