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Ice Cream

Famous for their home made ice cream, which is delicious. But also carries a lot of products from... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Owen Sound, Canada
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Homemade rice ram, the views from the dock and lovey people

This lovely spot is on the scenic route to Wiarton from Owen Sound. It’s a beautiful spot to stop... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2018
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250854 Big bay Side Rd, Big Bay, Georgian Bluffs, Ontario N0H 2T0, Canada
+1 519-534-3730
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Famous for their home made ice cream, which is delicious. But also carries a lot of products from local producers. Not open during the winter. Well worth a visit during the summer!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gremlin56
Reviewed November 26, 2018

This lovely spot is on the scenic route to Wiarton from Owen Sound. It’s a beautiful spot to stop and look at the lake, skip some rocks, watch the sailboats and jump off the pier. Brrr! Lovely cool water. I recommend the homemade icecream (so...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 132KandG
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

The Big Bay General Store is a store - they have all kinds of things you might need because you’re camping or at your cottage - but it might as well be an ice cream parlour. They make their own ice creams. I’ve had and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul V
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Can't wait for the Big Bay General Store to open for the season. Kelly makes the absolute best homemade ice cream in the world. We really mean that. We have had ice cream in many countries, many different styles and flavours, and for us there...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank highlander88
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

We visited here with two teenage ice cream connoisseurs. The home made ice cream was voted the most delicious ever! We had the smallest size at $3.00, which consisted of two HUGE scoops of loveliness. The shop itself also stocks a host of other locally...More

Date of experience: July 2017
5  Thank sarahmcc2015
Reviewed June 21, 2017

The female owner of this facility has a hatred of Americans because the Canadian Dollar is lower than the US Dollar. We had a group of 9 people. She will not take credit cards even though her gifts are in the $15 to $45 range...More

Date of experience: June 2017
10  Thank rickb1312
Reviewed September 15, 2016

Home made ice cream that is delicious, not sickly sweet as so many commercial products. The proprietor was gracious, friendly, and accommodating. A sweet accessory to our holiday.

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank charlesmartincviii
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Amazing ice cream! Awesome selection of seasonal flavours including my favourite - pumpkin pie! Lavender ice cream with a scoop of vanilla is heavenly. I look forward to eating Big Bay ice cream every summer when we are visiting the cottage. Adorable little lending library...More

Date of experience: August 2016
4  Thank Margi E
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Had read great reviews about this place so we stopped in while driving along the coast. Great well maintained building, but unfortunately they are closed on Tuesdays.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Gla_Rangers
Reviewed July 27, 2016

These guys make their own ice cream, and they must have fun picking the flavours because they have some great ones! It's also a general store that sells things like jams, pies, maple syrup, candles, etc.

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Andre P
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