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J.P. Licks

311 Harvard St, Coolidge Corner, Brookline, MA 02446-2906
+1 617-738-8252
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (51 reviews)
“frozen yogurt” (11 reviews)
“waffle cone” (2 reviews)
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311 Harvard St, Coolidge Corner, Brookline, MA 02446-2906
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Best ice cream Evah! Delicious fresh ingredients. Friendly staff. Happy to let you taste a few flavors to you make up your mind! A few favorites are maple walnut, rum raisin, brownie brownie batter and coffee cookies and cream! Mint cookies and cream also really...More

Thank Leah W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I'm vegan, so my contentment with JP Licks relates to (a) their exceptionally strong coffee AND (b) their carrying 1-3 really good vegan ice creams each day. None of us truly NEEDS either one, but if you're (a) a vegan OR (b) traveling with a...More

Thank Maynard C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

For a European is really hard to mark US ice cream as great (I mean, we have Italy!), but JP Licks has a really wide variety of flavors and the texture of the ice cream is really good!

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 16 June 2017

average ice cream but popular on a hot day as you can eat at tables outside with umbrellas, but on a busy street

Thank rzamenhof
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

They have gluten free cones listed on their menu, so I went to this location specifically for that. Get to the counter and nobody could give me the time of day to figure out the gluten free cone options, especially because I was told they...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Despite eyeballing a long line as we entered, it moved quickly and allowed everyone in my group to enjoy some ice cream! Choices featured traditional and unique flavors that did not disappoint anyone's palate in the group. Frappes could be specified to be extra thick...More

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

If you visit Boston, or live there, stop in for some very good ice cream. They have such an interesting variety of flavors you are sure to find one you love. Maple walnut and black raspberry are two of my favorite. I have been told...More

Thank CvGNorthNJ
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Daughter loved her ice cream and I really enjoyed my spicy hot chocolate. Only problem was trouble getting a table but we snagged one with our coats while we were on line so it was ok.

Thank abbaeema
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We were walking by when we kept seeing people coming out with ice cream cones or bowls making heavenly happy sounds so we turned around and went in. They were sold out of cookie, cookie dough but the extra chocolatey (can't remember the name) and...More

Thank treehugger_12
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Great selection of quality ice cream made with quality ingredients. Flavor selection changes periodically. Always busy, but worth the wait.

Thank oyyveyy
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Average prices
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 Harvard St, Coolidge Corner, Brookline, MA 02446-2906
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-738-8252
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