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Toscanini's Ice Cream

899 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02139-3512
+1 617-491-5877
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“burnt caramel” (35 reviews)
“ice cream” (219 reviews)
“ginger snap” (6 reviews)
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899 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02139-3512
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The long line moves quickly, so enjoy flavors like vanilla malt and brownie with brown butter. The only minus is the badly stained couches, but you can sit outside.

Thank mrsirin
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wonderful ice-cream, lots of cool favors ....the atmosphere is mellow but I always prefer to leave cone in hand and walk in Cambridge...

Thank Lorraine K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first visit was excellent. The ice cream and sorbet was excellent. Not cheap but worth it. We will definitely return!

Thank MJW1013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic ice cream, wide selection of flavours. Reminded me Italy. Sundaes also available and the service is excellent!

Thank Tibor Endre W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I suppose you can't have one without the other. The ice cream is excellent and apparently a lot of people know about it. We went there around 9:45pm and still the line was out the door. They have a number of unusual flavors and some...More

Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

From the time we arrived the line was out the door. The servers were very nice and patient. And effective and fast. I enjoyed the ice cream a lot. I don't think it is the best in the world though. I had the cherry chip...More

Thank 800FoodFanatic800
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Toscanini's has wonderful ice cream - rich and flavorful. My favorites only appear from time to time but are worth the wait - goat cheese brownie and chocolate sluggo. Quick friendly service too. Highly recommend it!

Thank 3466Derb
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

It was a fantastic ice cream spot in 1989, and it's still amazing. They have all kinds of flavors that are unusual like guineas and marshmallow fluff and safeon... And the cream itself is soooo smooth. For me it's always Burnt Carmel.

Thank kanuk_in_chi
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

The ice cream is delicious with many different flavors to try and is definitely a must see if you're in the area! I had the bourbon ice cream which was sweet and had the real bourbon kick to it. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Daphne X
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I like here. very good ice cream, 2 scoop of balls are about 6 usd. not cheap. however great tasty! long line if you go there in summer.

1  Thank Cathy_k_777
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
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08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 899 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02139-3512
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-491-5877
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