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Address: 107 S Main St, Stanley, ND 58784-4003
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+1 701-628-2255

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Whirl-a-Whip is worth the stop!

Dakota Drug is a great place to step back in time. This is a drug store with a fountain counter one side of the store and pharmacy in back. It's so great! The boys at the fountain... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
Seattle, WA
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Seattle, WA
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Dakota Drug is a great place to step back in time. This is a drug store with a fountain counter one side of the store and pharmacy in back. It's so great! The boys at the fountain explained the difference between wirl-a-whip and a blizzard (or similar) - a blizzard uses pre-made soft serve ice cream: whirl-a-whip uses quality hard... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

This is one of the last places in the United States that you can purchase a Whirla Whip. It is defiantly worth stopping if you are in the area.

1 Thank Kendra E
Yokohama, Japan
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330 reviews
132 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2015

I made a detour to Dakota Drug when I read online that they got one of the last whirl-a-whip machines around. So that being said, I skipped the pharmacy and went straight to the soda shop counter. The place is quaint and very old fashioned and as for the whirl-a-whip, it was so good! I chose coffee ice cream. Thick... More 

2 Thank American_Cobra
Brighton, Colorado
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101 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2014

The pharmacists seem to really care about their customers. Nice selection of Yankee candles and gift items.

Thank kompi56
Stanley, North Dakota
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 February 2012

I have been in Stanley less than 4 weeks and was looking for a frame for Valentines Day to send my wife with our picture in it. The selection and price was reasonable. The advantage that I did not have to dedicate a trip to Minot and use extra gas was a definate convienience. Thank you for being there!

1 Thank Michael W

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