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Sophia's Ice Cream

14 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
+1 843-945-5233
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (46 reviews)
“sundae” (6 reviews)
“burgers” (8 reviews)
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12:00 - 21:00All hours
14 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wife and I stopped in one evening for a treat. Wonderfully surprised and satisfied! PROS - Modest prices with generous portion size and very good election - PET FRIENDLY! Special doggy sundaes available; free biscuit treats on the counter - Free samples of ice cream...More

Thank foodtraveller7
Sherri G, Owner at Sophia's Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! Very kind of you to share your experience. We really appreciate your visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did visit Sophia's ice cream a couple times during our stay at the Surfside Beach Resort. It's very close to the hotel, so you just walk across the street and can have ice cream. They have good hard icecream and yummy softserve also.

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Sherri G, Owner at Sophia's Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind review! We appreciate you visiting us and are happy that you liked your treats!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good choices, clean, outside seats. stayed open later than other local places which gave us a place to get an ice cream when we came back at night.

1  Thank _kimmills2000
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Supporting the restoration of the pier and yummy ice cream. It was a win all around. Chocolate soft serve was smooth and delicious. The pecan coconut cookie on the sundae was one of the best I have tasted and I am a baker. We would...More

3  Thank joyfuledie
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Sherri an Perry the owners of Sophia's are a completely delightful couple,so friendly an accommodating. Our first visit there my wife and I had banana splits,talk about a delight.Not only was the ice cream great,but the conversation we had with Sherri was helpful and friendly....More

2  Thank pinza9191
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Sophia's is giving 10% of her profits to the local projects. I was surprised when on a 20 mile bike ride I need to refuel and stop there before they opened. I was invited in an ask if they had any candy. She gave me...More

2  Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Great service from a friendly staff. The Sand Bucket of ice cream was awesome. Staff offered to stay open after closing time while we stuffed ourselves.

2  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and great ice cream. Fabulous! Highly recommend for anyone visiting the area. We came all the way from myrtle beach.

2  Thank Mark T
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We stopped here for lunch- had burgers & fries, hot dogs & some REALLY good ice cream! Friendly staff, cute shop. Indoor & outdoor seating. If you're in the area- this is a great stop!

2  Thank MinnesotaMidwestgirl
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This is simply a wonderful little ice cream shop across from the beach. Large selection of flavors, locally owned, very friendly. The also have food, burgers , dogs etc. We have only ever had ice cream however. If you are in Surfside area and want...More

2  Thank Krogdep
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-945-5233
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Sophia's serves up ice cream, coffee and desserts! Featuring 16 flavors of Mayfield ice cream and PET softserve. Hot and cold brew coffee. Frappes, shakes, floats, sundaes, pie, cake, cupcakes, danish and muffins.
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