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Address: 532 McIntire Ave, Zanesville, OH 43701-3342
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+1 740-452-5267
11:00 - 23:00
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Many years of Memories at Tom's Ice Cream Bowl.

I have been eating at Tom's Ice Cream Bowl for more than 50 years. It is part of Zanesville's history. My father went there when he was in high school. It's not been updated that... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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8 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been eating at Tom's Ice Cream Bowl for more than 50 years. It is part of Zanesville's history. My father went there when he was in high school. It's not been updated that I recall. Jukebox and small little tables fill the block room. They make their own ice cream and have many flavors of sundae's, ice cream,... More 

Thank quilt4awhile
Columbus, Ohio
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We expected to see Andy, Opie, and Aunt Bea. Loved how they kept up with the old fashion look, even the counter. We only ate ice cream but Ohhhhh was it good! The Tevis family!

Thank 1ThePenguinLady
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

My little sister worked their for 3 years. It was her 1st job. She started at 15 and stayed til she graduated. She loved working there, the staff were all very friendly and family oriented. And the ice cream is amazing.! One of my all time favorites.!! :)

Thank rachnalan
Level Contributor
9 reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Walking into the place it felt like Mayberry. Loved that the young men were dressed in bow ties, gave it a legitimate ice cream parlor feel. Homemade ice cream, fresh brownies, house roasted nuts, and gourmet candies- the walnut caramels were excellent. We will definitely find our way back

Thank Josie P
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13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Have visited Tom's for nearly 65 years and it continues to deliver too much good ice cream and the same furniture I recall from the 50's.

Thank harold b
Hillsboro, Ohio
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714 reviews
190 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

This place has got to be the best icecream shop in the entire world the food is good to not just the increase but the soap and sandwiched they also have a nice selection of nuts and other stuff I highly recommend this place when in the area

Thank Harrison G
Zanesville, Ohio
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 October 2015

They make their own ice cream fresh daily and they also have fresh roasted nuts. the nuts are a little too salty for some tastes. I love their tin roof sundae. I have been going their since 1985. great value also.

Thank thdmd
Zanesville, Ohio
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43 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Tom's has been around for a long time and I grew up eating Tom's Ice Cream. The vanilla is awesome with strawberry topping!!

Thank Jacqueline A
Zanesville, Ohio
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86 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Their tin roof sundae is the best anywhere. You can get a lunch or dinner meal and top it off with this sundae and you will be a very happy person.

Thank treborn1941
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Nostalgic place to get great ice cream. When people move out of the community and return for visits it is a must go to place to eat. Nuts and candy are delicious too. Have sent many packages of it to people out of state .

Thank ReemaMS

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