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Creole Creamery

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Neighbourhood:
Uptown / Carrollton
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4924 Prytania St, New Orleans, LA 70115-4018
+1 504-894-8680
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Today
12:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great ice cream at a reasonable price. $3 for a big scoop $5 for a kids size shake and it's plenty big. Great stop in beautiful garden district.

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Thank Jason T
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I highly recommend this little ice cream shop! My husband and I are in town for a vacation and wanted to enjoy some ice cream as we were driving around the Garden District. Safe neighborhoods surround this local gem. Lots of big delicious sweet ice cream treats to choose from. The ice cream is all homemade, I believe. Most were... More 

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Thank Licia P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best banana split EVER!!! The ice cream flavors range from your typical vanilla to lavender honey. The milkshakes are to die for. It brings me back to my childhood going here. Just walking thru the door and taking one breath in could seen you skipping down memory lane. Love it. Only draw back is it is cash only. But I... More 

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Thank Jennie g
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Creole Creamery is one of our FAVORITE spots in New Orleans. They have a wide variety of ice cream with lots of fun and funky flavors, and it's all DELICIOUS! Just remember -- they only accept cash.

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Thank Jean P
Houston
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some of the best ice cream I've ever eaten. Made locally, and worth every calorie. It's in an old McKinsey's bakery and still has the McKinsey's sign up top. Bring cash and an empty stomach.

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Thank EnglishPease
New Orleans, Louisiana
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a true original. A local hangout frequented by New Orleanians. Try the sundae. It's my family's favorite. The ice cream is creamy and straight forward. The flavors are unique but not off putting. Service is fast and friendly.

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Thank Charles705
Newark, Delaware
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed the ice cream and the staff was very pleasant and helpful. I had some difficulty getting to the creamery itself (it is not exactly close to anything else I was planning on visiting) and I did find it pricey, even for a creamery in a touristy area.

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Thank Pam B
Rochester, NY
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110 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was very hard to decide which flavor to order here, and I ended up getting a 4 mini-scoop sampler. So many unusual flavors! The place was beautiful, clean, and the staff were wonderful. Don't miss going here!

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Thank lioncloud
Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Nice place to stop after a long walk on a hot day! Mexican Hot Chocolate and Salted Carmel made for a nice combination. Give it try!

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Thank Margaret G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Can't beat the variety of flavors. Staff is very friendly! Selection is like nothing you've ever seen before!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Cuisine
American
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4924 Prytania St, New Orleans, LA 70115-4018
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Uptown / Carrollton
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown / Carrollton
  • Phone Number: +1 504-894-8680

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Uptown / Carrollton
Very much their own self sufficient unit within the greater metro area, Uptown and Carrollton tone down the urban edge with a friendly attitude and collegiate feel. Home to Tulane and Loyola Universities, all the students living in the area ensure that Uptown and Carrollton stay youthful, cosmopolitan and vibrantly fun. Two of the liveliest thoroughfares for nightlife and socializing (and yes of course more of the city’s outstandingly good food and live music) are Oak Street and Maple Street. For a truly wild time, the expansive acreage of Audubon Park, with its zoo, golf course, and actual patches of swampy wetlands, means peace and quiet are never too far away.
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