We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

More Than Just Ice Cream

1119 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5519
+1 215-574-0586
Call
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good52%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (35 reviews)
“apple pie” (3 reviews)
“fritters” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1119 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5519
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (82)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and yummy food! I had the special which that evening was the chicken pot pie, super delicious. I was with a large party and everyone had something different but all good reviews. One item stood out was the mac and cheese fritters. OMG...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Sizes are huge, and there are quite a bit of flavors. If you want 2 or more flavors, you have to get the medium size. Sizes are baby, small, medium and large. I got the small and it took me a while to finish. The...More

Thank Gladwin G
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Visited with my niece an nephew. The kids didn't notice the awful smell is a funky cleanser that is used. The dining room is s mess and looks like it hadn't been renovated since the 80s. Their lease is clearly expiring and they don't want...More

Thank CraigBierman
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

During a recent trip to Philadelphia, this little gem was just down the street. We stopped each afternoon for our ice cream fix. Lots of flavors and the staff is super friendly.

Thank MK25678
Dalton C, Owner at More Than Just Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thank you for the kind words. Glad to hear we helped your ice cream fix😉

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Knowing the name of the business I was skeptical when a friend suggested that we grab a quick bite to eat here before we went out for the night but the food was great. The waitress was pleasent and was able to get us in...More

Thank PAriot39
Reviewed 3 April 2017

It's hard to beat a friendly ice cream parlor! More than Just Ice Cream offers sandwiches and salads, but my favorite thing is to have a freshly dipped cone by one of the friendly, efficient folks behind the freezers. Great any afternoon, or on an...More

Thank D C
Reviewed 26 March 2017

my wife and I were looking forward to bringing our 13 year old son to this restaurant just for the desserts, even though we were of course going to have some lunch before our 2 pm theatre show. We arrived at 1245 and we sat...More

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The food here was slightly above average for a diner. We split some guacamole (very good) and a burger and pork sandwich which were just okay.

Thank Matt J
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Went here strictly for dessert on Saturday Nov 12, before a show at the Academy of Music. Upon arrival, we waited to be seated. We were told to sit any where. We picked a small table that was poorly cleaned off, but the waitress jumped...More

Thank bluejay377
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

My family and I went to "More Than Just Ice Cream" for my mother's birthday. We ordered ice cream, apple pie, and a milkshake. The food was delicious and the waiters were nice. I recommend this place for a nice sweet treat with family or...More

Thank Jewelssssssssss
Dalton C, Owner at More Than Just Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2016

I'm so glad to hear your family enjoyed yourselves with us. We truly appreciate you taking the time to post your review. Hopefully we will see you again in the future!

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Vedge
579 reviews
.10 km away
Moriarty's Pub
321 reviews
.12 km away
Garces Trading Company
263 reviews
.03 km away
Caribou Cafe
254 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Academy of Music
206 reviews
.38 km away
Wells Fargo History Museum
21 reviews
.40 km away
Forrest Theatre
54 reviews
.11 km away
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
19 reviews
.23 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from More Than Just Ice Cream staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1119 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5519
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-574-0586
Description
More Than Just Ice Cream is Philadelphia's favorite spot for delicious dishes of your comfort! After our famous Ice Cream shop took off in the community, we expanded our menu to much more than just dessert! Today, we proudly serve everything from sandwiches and salads, to things on the sweeter side. Try something delectable like out Cowboy Burger smothered in BBQ sauce on a brioche bun, or our Chicken Quesadilla packed with flavor. You can't forget to save room for dessert at More Than Just Ice Cream- be sure to save room for our famous Mile High Apple pie, and of course, the ice cream! With our friendly service and even better food, come see why we're still one of the longest running restaurants in Philly at More Than Just Ice Cream!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing