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Mitchell's Ice Cream

688 San Jose Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-4925
+1 415-648-2300
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“mango” (16 reviews)
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688 San Jose Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-4925
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend took us to Mitchell's because our goal was to try as many ice cream places that we had not tried yet. I have to say the Grasshopper Pie of Mitchell's was just aaaamazing! :) It was just the right kind of mint and...More

Thank twinkle4212
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent taste for all the flavors they have on offer. What was most interesting for me and other members in our party -- was the tropical flavors on Mitchell's menu. Flavors like Ube (Purple Yam), Macapuno (Sweet Coconut), Lucuma (Peruvian Fruit). Ube is our favorite...More

Thank Amit - Sheetal S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is high quality ice cream with plenty of flavors to please a variety of palates. Of course there's the classic vanilla chocolate & strawberry plus many tropical flavors like mango, macapuno, & ube. My personal favorite is Mexican chocolate a medium chocolate with cinnamon.

Thank L L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, outstanding value and amazing ice-creams. This is a must visit in San Francisco. Open until 11pm and with an efficient old shoe shop style ticketing system.

Thank Jeremy S
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I got lucky today! We walked into Mitchell’s Ice Cream store and only had to wait 10 minutes to order one of the most delicious ice cream I can recall tasting: espresso toffee crunch! The texture and flavor was awesome! And the...More

Thank Arthur G
Reviewed 24 September 2017

If you want to taste the best ice cream then this is your place. It is always crowded with locals and tourists. We tasted few flavors all were great and yummy. I think this is the best ice cream I ever had in USA.It's not...More

Thank Aadhes
Reviewed 23 September 2017

If you want good old fashion ice cream, this is the place.... Dense and Creamy.. Great time and tested flavors...

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

It's my first visit to San Francisco and it was recommended I try their ice cream. I had the peanut butter sundae and it was incredible. The customer service is bar none. They are friendly and patient when customers can't choose and want to try...More

Thank magichands11
Reviewed 6 August 2017

They are too good. The Mango one is also awesome. The wait can be long depending on what time you go, but it is worth it. The parking can be an issue also, but we found parking in the back, the two times we went....More

Thank hasyed
Reviewed 3 August 2017

A must try! Regular and unusual flavors, something for everyone. Take a number and enjoy looking at the flavors as you wait. Watch the workers create beautiful treats. My son got an Oreo milkshake, was a delight to behold, said it was in the top...More

Thank LodiDazzles
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 688 San Jose Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-4925
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Noe Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Noe Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 415-648-2300
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