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Sweet Action Ice Cream

#10 of 67 Dessert in Denver
#218 of 2,602 Places to Eat in Denver
Certificate of Excellence
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52 Broadway St., Denver, CO
303-282-4645
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Today
13:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 13:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 13:00 - 23:00
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Seattle, Washington
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222 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this place because of the great reviews and feedback from locals. I was very excited to try this place. I love travel and explore new places and I would say in my travel experience I have tried over 100 Ice cream businesses in over 25 countries. hat I am trying to say is that I do have same experience... More 

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Thank Jani_Vladi
Denver, Colorado
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313 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Don't let the lines discourage you. It moves fast as there are sometimes up to 7 people working behind the counter. Inventive flavors (Stranahan's whisky) and delicious ice cream brings customers back again and again. They typically have about 20 different flavors and they rotate different ones in every week. My wife practically lived here during her pregnancy.

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Thank Stephen S
Denver, Colorado
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I love this ice cream shop! The servers are friendly and knowledgeable, you can taste to your hearts delight, and the ice cream is delicious! The whiskey brittle and salted butterscotch are my favorite combination, and it's hard to branch out because it's just so dang good! But my son loves the cherry basil, and it is unusual and absolutely... More 

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Thank kellzaboppin
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

This place has a great old school ice cream shoppe vibe but with very modern flavors which pairs nicely with the hipsters serving you ice cream. We went on an weekday evening and the line was out the door but it moves fast. They let you taste before you commit which helps to narrow down the numerous delicious concoctions available.... More 

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Thank katb122
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202 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Grabbed this for dessert after dinner on Broadway. Very cool street to just walk and explore different shops. Tried the vietnamese coffee and it was delicious. You can sample before you buy also, which is helpful.

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Thank cincyfoodsnob
Los Angeles, California
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404 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We got the vanilla bean and chocolate whoopie ice cream. It was good and not too sweet. However, the ice cream wasn't out of this world good.

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Thank itsxjackie
Denver, Colorado
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145 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Good ice cream. Cones are amazing. Limited flavors and some are vegan. Fun little shop with garage doors that open when the weather is nice.

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Thank TravelBrianCO
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190 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

this is an excelent place, with many flavours and also very original, flavors and mix of flavours you had not thonk about it before but will probably love it .... go with time because sometime there are a lot of customers waiting on line to order but it's worth the wait !!!!

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Thank Pierrick M
Englewood, Colorado
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Great local favorite. All hand made ice cream, all made onsite and always amazing. We always take out of towners here during the summer.

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Thank Mark A
Charlotte
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

This was the worst ice cream I have ever had. It did not even tasted like ice cream. Tasted as if powder milk was used instead of cream. I got 2 different flavors and both were simply horrible. Not really sure why this place is so highly rated.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 22:00
Monday
13:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 22:00
Thursday
13:00 - 22:00
Friday
13:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Broadway St., Denver, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: 303-282-4645
Description
Great ice cream shop - makes their own ice cream sandwiches and has vegan flavors

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