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Blue Bell Creameries

1101 S Blue Bell Rd, Brenham, TX 77833-4413
+1 800-327-8135
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Nice stop on a road trip, can't beat $1 ice-cream scoop!

BlueBell creameries is one of those significant attraction along 290 that has become as one may... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jose N
,
Houston, Texas
Fantaxsic ice cream flavors for $1 a scoop

Well worth the stop is to tour the Blue Bell Creamery wo see the history from its early beginning... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Elmer G
,
Biloxi, Mississippi
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This ice cream has been a Texan treat since 1911.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (49 reviews)
“factory tour” (18 reviews)
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LOCATION
1101 S Blue Bell Rd, Brenham, TX 77833-4413
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+1 800-327-8135
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"the ice cream parlor"
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"gift shop"
in 49 reviews
"factory tour"
in 18 reviews
"free ice cream at the end"
in 26 reviews
"factory floor"
in 6 reviews
"one scoop"
in 5 reviews
"favorite flavor"
in 5 reviews
"fun tour"
in 15 reviews
"texas tradition"
in 5 reviews
"observation deck"
in 16 reviews
"quick tour"
in 6 reviews
"day trip"
in 15 reviews
"excellent tour"
in 6 reviews
"ice cream being made"
in 7 reviews
"spring break"
in 8 reviews
"worth the trip"
in 9 reviews
"visitor center"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

BlueBell creameries is one of those significant attraction along 290 that has become as one may deem a mandatory stop just as Buc-ees is for gas. The staff is friendly and there is even a baseball hall of fame museum. they have flavors not available...More

Thank Jose N
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Well worth the stop is to tour the Blue Bell Creamery wo see the history from its early beginning to the present. You get to watch ice cream being made and packaged weekdays. Then at the ice cream bar eat all the ice cream you...More

Thank Elmer G
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Everyone knows that Blue Bell Ice Cream is great! You can overlook the production line and they have have an ice cream parlor and gift shop. Great place to visit if you are in Brenham.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you happen to be in the area and want $1 scoop of ice cream, stop by. I don’t suggest traveling lots of miles or hours to stop for about 15 mins. We did go 2 hours out of our way to visit but we...More

Thank Debbie M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at the creamery to have some ice cream and it was only $1.00 a scope and the scopes filled a cup! Great value. Great taste and huge variety.

Thank Susan S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a point to visit the creamery since we LOVE Blue Bell ice cream. It was so nice and clean. We were able to view the making of the ice cream and packaging through the observation deck. You can buy the biggest scoop of...More

Thank darlincarlyn
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Home of Blue Bell Ice Cream. Tours are not available, but you can view production from an observation area. The visitor center shows the history of Blue Bell Ice Cream, but has mostly static displays and pictures and is not particularly interesting. Excellent ice cream...More

Thank abq_travelbug
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The morning we arrived at the Creameries we were the only family there visiting. We went upstairs and were greeted by a very nice guy. He walked us back to the window to where we could see how the ice cream was packaged and he...More

Thank Matthew S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always have fun watching the kids enjoy the ice cream and I like their gift shop! The pecan pralines &Cream was worth taking lactaid to eat, First ice cream I have had since the last BlueBell visit!

Thank Textraveler2013
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In years past, there were bona-fide tours of the Blue Bell Creameries. Now, the viewing is strictly from a glassed-in observation area, looking down on the production floor. In the Visitors Centers, there are photographs of old-timey Blue Bell stores, etc. Unfortunately, there were only...More

Thank UpNOut
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Mary Lou O
10 April 2018|
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Response from vacationeverysummer | Reviewed this property |
Yes 1$ scoops
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marshagarland
12 March 2018|
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Response from Jackye M | Reviewed this property |
You will need to call them
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Joyce S
10 March 2018|
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Response from Jackye M | Reviewed this property |
There are not any tours. They have an observation deck where you can watch production. I suggest you call to ensure they are making ice cream on the day you are coming. They have an ice cream parlor to purchase a cup of ice... More
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