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316 N Court St, Florence, AL
+1 256-764-1503
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (80 reviews)
“chili dog” (19 reviews)
Closes in 11 min
09:00 - 19:00All hours
316 N Court St, Florence, AL
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place! For a few different reasons. Number one it's a staple in the city of Florence and if you visit you have to go here. Two, it's really good food. And three, the ice cream is so good. My favorite is this sherbet...More

Thank Jamie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived shortly before closing and the staff was friendly and politely told us we "had 5 minutes" but not in a rude way as my husband asked if it were too late for us to get service. Ice cream was delicious and 2 large...More

Thank mmh7707
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard this was a good ol fashioned ice cream and and sandwich shop. We stopped in and had the ice cream. We all enjoyed it.

Thank Jeffrey H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm one of those transplants who has adopted Florence and couldn't imagine living anywhere else. But... I longed for a really great chili dog until a friend told me to try Trowbridge's. They are EXCELLENT! I also love the chicken salad, and I sometimes order...More

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Trowbridge's has been around for several generations. The reason for this is the best food, which includes ice cream, coke floats and chili dogs. Trowbridges is always very clean and I have received fast service on every visit. This has been my family's favorite since...More

Thank Pa G
Reviewed 7 May 2017

My family and I enjoy coming here. If you like grilled cheese like I do then try Trowbridges grilled cheese sandwich. Also if you are a butterscotch fan try their butterscotch sundae,they're delicious. I also purchase Ina local grocery store Trowbridges pimiento cheese. It is...More

Thank Mickey M
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Most people living in Florence have probably been to Throwbridges! It is an iconic fixture in the landscape that makes up downtown Florence. The hotdogs, chicken salad, ice cream and small cokes in a bottle are just the same as I remember as a teenager...More

Thank Joy G
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This location is a shoals gem. I recommend everyone to stop in and visit. It's been in business for over 90 years and there is a reason why. The prices are cheap and the service is fantastic!

Thank Dustin P
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Old fashioned soda fountain and friendly staff. Tried several flavors of ice cream, orange-pineapple, O'Charleys Caramel Pie, Chocolate Marshmallow Almond and they were all very good. Was disappointed in the Cherry Chocolate Chip as it was grainy and noticed it was scooped from a half...More

Thank mrb9393
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Great ice cream, ambience and service! My daughter and I enjoyed the Oh My Gosh, warm brownie topped with vanilla ice cream and caramel with whipped cream!

Thank Kimberley A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 N Court St, Florence, AL
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 256-764-1503
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