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Ultimate Ice Cream

1070 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805-2014
+1 828-296-1234
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (48 reviews)
“gelato” (5 reviews)
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1070 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805-2014
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Great ice cream place behind the Pomodoro Restaurant on Tunnel Road. Seating outside in a small garden. Interesting flavors!

Thank Chicag0nan
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This place is AWESOME!!!! The ice cream is made in house and they have some fun and interesting flavors. I always think I will try something new but always fall back on my regular, one scoop of Belgian Dark Chocolate and one scoop of Salted...More

Thank John_Galt_828
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Not much to say here. The ice cream was good. My only gripe was there weren't many chocolate choices... But that's just my taste.

Thank snowmobiledog
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Delicious flavors that change often. Inspired combinations, like peach & whiskey or sweet corn & bacon. Also a full range of ice-cream drinks involving coffee and other mixers.

Thank Cathy K
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We tried the ice cream at Luella's and had to get another serving. The banana pudding, strawberry and Belgian chocolate were excellent. The price and service made this a worthwhile visit. Be sure to try a scoop if you get a chance.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I am very, very picky about ice cream. And this place really rocked when it first opened. Now it seems to be catering to too many tastes, creating a lot of odd combos and shoving some of their delightful and always popular old standbys off...More

Thank Kerry D
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Kevin has created a wide variety of unusual and exciting ice creams and sorbets. The flavors are constantly changing though there are traditional favorites such as Madagascar Vanilla bean, mint with chocolate flake, Belgian chocolate, salted caramel. Small store but great for families. An Asheville...More

Thank Pausanius2016
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Always interesting new flavors made with fresh ingredients. Pleasant service. Can eat outside in good weather.

Thank contradancer
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This local little shop lives up to the bold name with great flavor blends and friendly staff. Maple Sriacha -- Who'd of thunk it would work, but it does. If you're looking for the basics, you'll find them here cranked up a notch, too. Fresh...More

Thank CPwanders
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

This is a must stop place while in Asheville! All they're ice cream is home made and it definitely tastes that way. Every time I go the flavors are different and original. You cab get your standards, if you want, but I suggest trying something...More

Thank Mel M
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
12:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1070 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805-2014
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-296-1234
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