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Cedar Crest Ice Cream parlor

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2000 S 10th St, Manitowoc, WI 54220-6259
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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Never disappointed with any treat you choose , still make the traditional malted milk the old fashioned way with real Cedar Crest ice cream and malt , any treat you choose can be enjoyed , dine-in or outdoors next to the iconic "BIG COW" !

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Cedar Crest is a great place to take children in summer with outdoor seating or some indoor seating. They have a wonderful variety of specialty ice creams. Ice cream is also reasonably priced.

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San Antonio, Texas
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76 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

On August 12, five of us had various ice cream dishes here. My son-in-law and I had their banana split. You can pick the three flavors you want along with the toppings. I had the classic and it was without doubt the best banana split I have had in many many years. I did discover however, that their ice cream... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This is a summer tradition for our family. My wife grew up in Manitowoc and she introduced me to the cow about 16 years ago. We go every summer we are in Manitowoc. The ice cream is out of the park. On top of that, they have a pretty large variety of flavors. Don't go on an indecisive stomach, you'll... More 

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38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

GREAT ice cream with the parlor being open during warm months only. i'd visit 365 but it's not my call

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Thank B P
Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Even though I live locally I'm still stopping at the cow at least once a week. There are So many flavors to choose from there's always something I'm craving - so will you!

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Thank Laurie W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Stopped because of the cow. Wanted to see what was interesting to eat. Had the ice cream and was not disappointed. Great flavor and not that bad on the price. Good service

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Thank Joanne S
Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

A buy one/get one coupon caused me to stop at Cedar Crest on a hot summer day. The parking lot was full and people were seated on the grass near the big cow enjoying their ice cream. There were about 15 people ahead of me placing their order but the friendly and efficient clerks kept the line moving. There were... More 

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Thank Beatriz121
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Went with friends during motorhome rally at fairgrounds... ended up with 16 of us at store for ice cream before the market ... all had very good ice cream cones or cups of their flavor choice... Good product, good value , friendly very busy staff. We'll be back.

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Thank J D
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10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

A great place to stop at during summer. Enough outdoor seating to accommodate the typical crowds. Indoor there is not much seating and could use an update or some type of face lift. There is nothing really special about the inside to make you want to sit in there, unless it is unbearably hot outside (which is rare for WI... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 S 10th St, Manitowoc, WI 54220-6259
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Manitowoc

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