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Christina's Homemade Ice Cream

1255 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1338
+1 617-492-7021
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (47 reviews)
“butterfinger” (3 reviews)
“kulfi” (3 reviews)
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1255 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1338
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I know you've heard how amazing their ice cream is. Yes, good flavors and quality ice cream. But the overall experience stinks. Surly service, ice cream kept very soft so they can scoop more easily, atmosphere is without charm, and it's expensive! They need a...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great, creamy ice cream, and a great selection of flavors to choose from. I enjoyed a salted caramel, and others enjoyed maple walnut, oreo, etc. There are nuts and other toppings that can be added, too.

Thank RhodeScholar123
Reviewed 22 August 2017

There are two Christina's. One is their famous ice cream emporium with the number of flavors in the 30's categories. They make their own; they love serving the public; everyone comes out happy in their transaction. It could be a bit neater, and more spick...More

Thank fredericks107
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I both really enjoyed the ice cream. I had the fresh mint and it was very refreshing. He had the peanut butter ice cream and loved it. It wasn't too expensive. Definitely a great place for fresh and tasty ice cream!

Thank Marissa M
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I was enjoying a scoop after 10 years and it is as good as ever. I had the khulfi which is what I have at Toscanini as well and Toscanini has a slight edge.

Thank ZenHealer7
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Another Cambridge gem located on Cambridge street, a street filled with restaurants and bars. Exotic flavors keep the locals coming back for more. Small place where the customers come first. Try the coffee oreo.

Thank Ersun U
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Homemade! Not, Richardson's homemade, (SO many places 'round here claim homemade then, the Richardson's truck pulls up) the real thing. It's creamy and rich tasting it's got no aftertaste or saltiness to it...flavors are endless. I'm a weird flavor kinda girl. Christina's has ginger, bean,...More

Thank jetset02116
Reviewed 29 December 2016

While not as popular as the famed Toscanini's nearby, this place is just as good. As it is always the case, chocolate flavor is the best.flavor.

Thank Narek D
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Flavors are not your typical offerings which is nice. High quality and very rich. Yogurt is better than the ice cream. Staff is friendly.

Thank Ben C
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Ice cream, milky, creamy, delicious, great flavors, good service, good options, everything is good here.

Thank DrRoyA
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Average prices
US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1255 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1338
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-492-7021
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