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Living the Dream Ice Cream

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1 F St # C1, Eureka, CA 95501-5113
+1 707-407-3508
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

I wasn't really a fan of ice cream until I tried their homemade awesomeness. I am a fan for life now! Organic and local ingredients make this an extra special treat.

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Thank D B
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Flavors vary from day to day but there is always something new and different to try. Don't miss the fresh daily made on the premises waffle cones!

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Thank VZiskin
Incline Village, Nevada, United States
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Wonderful homemade ice cream and gelato! The prices were fair. Good location on the water. Easy parking.

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Thank Travelgals5930
San Jose, California
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

This is a great place for homemade ice cream. They have a huge selection of flavors and it changes all the time. Which can be a bummer if you had one you really liked and then they don't have it the next time you visit.

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Thank Barbara R
Vacaville, California
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59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Had the chocolate hazelnut gelato and it was very good. Ordered the single scoop in a waffle cone. Generous portion of creamy goodness! Cone was made there and was very tasty. Right on the bay front, so just outside is an amazing view of the bay and the marina. Definitely a place to try if you're looking for some good... More 

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Thank crazy4mickeyinVaca
Agua Dulce, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

This is the place for those with a curious palate for creative ice cream! The shop is conveniently located on the Eureka Boardwalk. Grab a cone and enjoy the scenic Arcata Bay. The shop has friendly and efficient service that serves yummy ice cream. The prices are reasonable as well. The treats are made from ingredients purchased from local markets;... More 

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Thank David D
Chico, California
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Our family of 4 loved it! They make the cones on site, the ice cream is from the Straus creamery and it's delicious. They have reusable stainless steel spoons for testers, you drop it in the bin and they give you another. We loved that. Enough of the plastic spoons. The staff was very friendly and clearly happy to work... More 

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Thank Lisa O
Richardson
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57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

It was hard to decide which flavor to pick. All were interesting and looked great. The home made waffle cone was a winner. I had the strawberry, lime sorbet and it was delicious!

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Thank Dorothy H
Washougal, Washington
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Organic ice cream and they make the cones on site! There was a line, but the service was quicker than expected with only two people behind the counter.

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Thank Rhonda S
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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206 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 345 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

I was happy to see that this ice cream, still tasted like ice cream to me. It is a softer variety in texture, which only makes it easier to eat. I chose a scoop of the Mint Phat and one of the Coffee Toffee. The mint tasted like mint ice cream with something like an oreo cookie pieces inside. The... More 

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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
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
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 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 F St # C1, Eureka, CA 95501-5113
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Eureka
  • Phone Number: +1 707-407-3508

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