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Coombs Ice Cream Parlour

Coombs Emporium | 2300 Alberni Hwy 4a, Coombs, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“ice cream” (71 reviews)
“waffle cone” (11 reviews)
“gelato” (5 reviews)
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Coombs Emporium | 2300 Alberni Hwy 4a, Coombs, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The best ice cream we have ever had....32 flavors I think! The size of the cone was huge! Went back several times while we were in Parksville! It was pretty much a meal because it was so big and if you go with the grandkids...More

Thank mpcrozier
Reviewed 5 days ago

There are so many flavors to choose from. The ice cream is yummy and you get a lot for the price. Highly recommend.

Thank Glenna M
Reviewed 5 days ago

This has a huge range of ice creams ans enormous scoops with every combination of tubs and cones. There's a decently sized seating area outside and all shaded. A nice stop in a nice town.

Thank happytravellady
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure you have an appetite! The selection is unbelievable... I almost wish they offered a "sampler platter"... smaller scoops and let me choose 5 or more flavors! They had too many to count and some very unusual colors that match those floavors. All in...More

Thank TigerSouthCarolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many varieties of ice cream and other frozen treats here. It was all so good! You can have a taste test to see what you'd like. The young staff were friendly, fast and enthusiastic!

Thank drummergirl2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Their ice cream is very hard to resist, and can only be resisted if you are already full! Well worth a visit! You won't be disappointed.

Thank Mowser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was absolutely disgusting. One bite -- terrible. Two bites -- because nobody wants to waste food. Three bites -- in the garbage. Avoid this place at all costs. Maybe get an ice cream, because you can't really screw that up... except milkshakes, because...More

Thank EarlGrey1920
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible service. Rude!! I will not be back. Skipped us in line when getting our ice cream even after we pointed out that we had not ordered. The worst part is they have you pay in advance, because given the service we would have just...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great selection of treats! A wonderful way to cool off after a hot day of antiquing! There is a beautiful outdoor patio to sit on and watch the people go bye!

Thank gayleen p
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We came in almost right after lunch but the tempting array of flavours was too much to skip. Choose a cup or cone at the same price, and enjoy a huge scoop (or two) of so many different flavours, many of which I had never...More

Thank 1972Pat
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Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coombs Emporium | 2300 Alberni Hwy 4a, Coombs, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Coombs
Description
This is an Ice Cream shop located in a building called Coombs Emporium. It's on a property which is surrounded by giant stone sculptures. Great place for kids to have fun.
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