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Fritz's Frozen Custard

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815 Meramec Station Rd, Valley Park, MO 63088-1118
+1 636-225-8737
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for frozen custard. Not as crowded as Ted Drewe's but with the same offerings. People are friendly and it's a great place to take the kids and dogs in the summertime.

Thank S7482IXlindal
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Kinda bummed out by the concretes at this location. I have been twice and both times the toppings have been skimpy and not nearly full with custard. For the price you pay, it's a super bummer and there are better places to go.

Thank TheDuncanDuo
Memphis, Tennessee
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66 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Previous visits to the St. Louis area have not allowed us to hit any of the local frozen custard stands, but Fritz's came up close to where we were staying. I'll be out-front: I guess I don't like frozen custard. It's not surprising, as I tend to prefer less rich ice cream. That said, if you don't share my particular... More 

Thank Crashlander0
Saint Louis, Missouri
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

I didn't see this in any of the recent reviews so thought I'd mention their light vanilla custard option. This is what I usually get mixed with some type of fruit and it is wonderful. I really cannot tell the difference in taste and encourage you to try it.

Thank lovetodine768
Valley Park, Missouri
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

My favorites are strawberry concretes and banana splits. All there custard is really good. Kind of hard to find if you don't live in the area, but worth the trip.

Thank Jeanne M
Saint Louis, Missouri
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This place has the smoothest ice cream! Buyer beware this place can be a little higher priced than your typical fast food place we got a small cookie shake and it ran us about 4.50. It was delicious. The place is usually slammed at night and seating is outdoors and normally limited.

Thank JamieLouReview
Ballwin, Missouri
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111 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

Live nearby and love stopping here for a banana split or some other treat. This is the local place and the crowds get pretty big during the warm/hot sprint/summer evenings. If you're nearby and get the urge for ice cream, stop by. They have quite a large selection of sundaes. I've yet to try their custard pie, which you have... More 

Thank Paul D
Ballwin, Missouri
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618 reviews
468 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

The custard here is really good. Everything I've had I've liked. I especially like the raspberry truffle and peach melba. Only negatives are the pricing--for 4 people you are usually talking at least $20 if not more. Also, lines can be long, although they usually move fast. Service is usually very friendly. I do like that you can get a... More 

Thank John E
Saint Louis, Missouri
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106 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

Good ice cream but pricing is all over the plsce. I ordered three concretes and it set me back $18. When I questioned why my Hawaiian wa so expensive, I was told that the nuts, pineapple, and bananas were extra. I bought a hawaiian, not a vanilla with a bunch of extras, this should be a package deal. Way too... More 

Thank STLJeaff
Manchester, Missouri
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Very good frozen custard. I usually get the Turtle or Brownie Sundae. When weather permits they have several tables on which to sit and enjoy your desert. They just opened up this spring, but it will only be a matter of time before our first visit this year.

Thank chuckeleejr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 815 Meramec Station Rd, Valley Park, MO 63088-1118
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Valley Park
  • Phone Number: +1 636-225-8737

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