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Munchin House

130 East Elkhorn Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
+1 970-586-8483
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (42 reviews)
“caramel corn” (5 reviews)
“jack daniels” (3 reviews)
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11:00 - 18:00All hours
130 East Elkhorn Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It's a small narrow space at the counter, but the line went fast. The ice cream was good, especially the coffee flavor.

Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing place for ice cream, expresso drinks and snacks. The only down fall of this place is it gets very crowded. It is a very small shop. It is very hard to navigate a stroller or a wheelchair through. This is no fault of the...More

Thank Becky R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have dozens of unique ice cream flavors and offer generous free samples for you to try before you buy. We decided to buy a cone of Jack Daniels chip, and yes you could taste the Jack Daniels. We also purchased a cone of 6...More

Thank Vicmikels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just stopped in today after a nice hike, & had the most pleasant experience with the young man at the counter. He was patient with us as we tried several flavors & never lost the kind smile on his face, which just made the ice...More

Thank Jennifer E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travel to Estes Park every year and the Munchin House is a destination each and every year. THE BEST ice cream in Estes Park!

Thank Mom24Crazies
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They have several different flavors. Also we were permitted to get 2 half scoops! Our 9 year old nephew had Superman and Rainbow Sherbet and I shared Bailey's and mint chocolate chip with my husband.

Thank baddiamond
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Great flavors. Milk from Grass Fed cows. Loved this place. Sat out back listening to the river. Would definitely recommend.

Thank danhs2017
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The ice cream was fantastic! We all got the Carmel brownie fudge and cookie dough. Some of the best ice cream I've ever had. But the service was slow and there was no true line to order and just unorganized! Worth the go!

Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Service was great! So many different wonderful flavors. I loved it! Best shop for ice cream in Estes Park.

Thank Sophie G
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great place to visit to take care of your sweet tooth needs plus there is small coffee counter in the back for coffee or hot chocolate! We have gone here for many years on our visits to Estes P. Owners are great people and love...More

Thank Tony W
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John S
24 November 2015|
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Response from Julie L | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall if they sold in larger quantities. I do remember that they try to use local ingredients.
12 September 2015|
Response from bdawgwrangler | Reviewed this property |
They open @ 10 a.m.& stay open to at least 8 p.m.- see you next weekend!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 East Elkhorn Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-8483
40 flavors all natural, homemade ice cream, yogurt and sorbets that change seasonally. We source an 90 year old local dairy for the base of our ice creams. Also serving caramel corn, fudge, candies, organic espresso and coffee bar, great selection of local jams, non gmo chocolates! Ask us about gluten and other allergens, we have options! We are Estes Park's SWEETEST destination!
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