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Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 26 March 2020

This place seems to be crowded regardless of when you get here. There always seem to be people waiting to have their orders taken but the staff is attentive and speedy so you could get served quickly. They have a variety of ice cream and...all are tasty and creamy. Not the cheapest around as their prices could match that of Hagen Daaz easy but if you like ice cream, you gotta try here. For those who haven't been here, there's a parking lot in the back of the shop. You have to drive past the front door, turn right and immediately turn right into their lot. Do not try to enter via San Jose as that's exit only ...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 7 March 2020

I have been going to Mitchell’s ice cream for over 20 yrs. The best ice cream in the city. Better value if you get a pint and share.😋

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 5 March 2020

Wonderful ice cream, amazing Phillipino flavors (in addition to more expected ones) and lovely waiting time with other people also set to enjoy themselves. The place has a little parking lot behind and a good vibe.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 5 March 2020 via mobile

Try the Mixed tropical ice cream if you are in fruity flavor and sweetness or red bean as my 2nd choice.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 12 February 2020 via mobile

Rich, creamy, unusual flavors like baby coconut and other tropical treats. Always a line but worth every moment; and we don’t stand in lines except in rare circumstances. Just go!

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 11 February 2020 via mobile

Mitchell's ice cream can't be beat. And even though you can buy it in other stores and supermarkets, there's nothing like experiencing Mitchell's nice cream parlor in the Mission district.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 11 February 2020

lines can be long on hot days but worth it. Meet and greet people while standing in line. Located on Guerrero Street, easy to get to, parking lot available. Lots of flavors you can only find here.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 8 January 2020 via mobile

Always excellent.... Rocky Road always the best...and my husband's fav black walnut! Long lines but worth the wait.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 7 January 2020

I have never had ice cream better than here. The flavors are original and varied. This is not a restaurant....it's an ice cream store.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 7 January 2020

Has that old school feal. Like that mom and pop shop you went to when you were a kid. They also have a quick buy section to the side for those that don't have the time to sit n chill. They have LARGE specialty dishes...that are HUGE!More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about Mitchell's Ice Cream

  • Yes, Mitchell's Ice Cream offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, Mitchell's Ice Cream offers delivery services.

  • Mitchell's Ice Cream is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4