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Fenton's Creamery

1669 E Monte Vista Ave, Vacaville, CA 95688-3106
+1 707-469-7200
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (147 reviews)
“sundae” (45 reviews)
“banana split” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1669 E Monte Vista Ave, Vacaville, CA 95688-3106
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend told us about the good ice cream at this creamery. We decided to try it as a break from shopping at the nearby outlet. It was not busy, since it was on Tuesday. My wife and I decided to share their Banana Special,...More

Thank Francis P
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Go during the week in the afternoon when it’s not too busy and no one is busy. Was able to sit where i wanted to sit and they had my favorite soup, split pea

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The regular menu food is good, nothing spectacular, but the ice cream treats are amazing! Don't try to be neat, because the portions are so generous they're overflowing the containers. Great variety, unique flavors - delicious! The venue is noisy - tile floors, high ceilings,...More

Thank cyndiflane
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We were in the area for a softball tournament and were starving. We were very familiar with the Fenton's in Oakland and were very surprised to find one in the are of the old Nut Tree. We stopped and wee not disappointed. You can't beat...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I both got the grilled chicken and bacon sandwiches. We were surprised at their size!! I brought more than half of mine home. Sandwiches come with chips, but can be upgraded to fries - plain or curly or onion rings. We opted...More

Thank 177malindas
Reviewed 25 October 2017

The reason to come here is the Ice Cream. Of course mom says, you need to eat some food before your ice cream. Have no fear, there are lots of yummy choices for your food appetizer. Then, order the best ice cream you'll ever eat....More

Thank jandgherrera
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

You really have to try the blackberry ice cream. If you have not, you have not experienced the best taste in the world. I think it's only available during summer, but it is delicious! There are other ice cream's that are great, and the restaurant...More

Thank TexasLadyinCA
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Yes, the original Fenton's is in Oakland - and you may have seen the restaurant in the movie "Up" but this outpost if a "must stop" on the way east on Highway 80 to Sacramento or the mountain resorts, or to connect to 505 to...More

Thank nevertooold53
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

A decent meal for two under $40 with tip included. Food was hot and tasty but not exceptional. I did not have any ice cream though so I can't speak to it. I would return.

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I had heard of Fenton' s since I moved to the bay area in the 80's, but it was always the Oakland location. When I saw they had a location in Vacaville I just had to stop. The sandwiches were great, not something you hear...More

Thank Johnboy1253
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Barbara-Jack C
24 January 2016|
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Response from Dave C | Reviewed this property |
Fenton's was started back in 1894 as a delivery service and soda fountain in Oakland, CA and has been an icon for ice cream since then. It was always a treat to go there when I was young. Of course there was also Moo's ice... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 20:30
Monday
11:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1669 E Monte Vista Ave, Vacaville, CA 95688-3106
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vacaville
  • Phone Number: +1 707-469-7200
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