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Dooleys Ice Cream - The Ice Cream Tub

89 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
+61 3 5237 7581
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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89 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Despite being busy, staff here were very friendly and allowed us to choose our flavours (as had not visited before). Great ice cream.

Thank singaporebaby_77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The range of flavours is huge which is not always the case these days. The quality is excellent and the staff polite and friendly. We’ll return for sure.

Thank Jack W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mmmmm, absolutely delicious ice cream/gelato for anytime of the year. Fantastic variety. All the flavours we picked were outstanding. Have one or two whilst your there. Highly recommended.

Thank Marnie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A huge varity of ice creams, you can even have taste test all the different varieties. So delicious, too many to choose. Will have to come back to taste more!

Thank ned120157
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Went here on the way to the 12 apostles after reading the reviews. Was not that wow....Gelato Messina, Ben and Jerry and Gelatissimo are equally good if not better. I suppose with the meagre options on offer in this area it stands out as being...More

Thank SGChavda
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Wonderfully made ice cream 🍦 🍨 on a cold cold winter day! There is nothing better than this in life!

Thank Alice Q
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Dooleys ice cream is amazing and an absolute must on a trip to Apollo Bay. The flavours are divine. We always come here when in Apollo Bay.

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed May 26, 2018

They boast so many flavors but the four we tried were greatly lacking in any flavor. The quality of the ice cream was ordinary and certainly not up to any premium standard. We ordered a sundae and the server had no idea how to make...More

Thank PegususPerth
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Dooley’s has a great selection of flavours of ice cream that taste great! They also have a vegemite flavour, which you can ask to try without buying (absolutely recommend you do this!). Thumbs up for me!

Thank Farzana E
Reviewed April 22, 2018

The range of ice creams is amazing. Decently priced. Waiting time is short. Try the Vegamite. If you like it, please let me know!

Thank Arjun311286
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Apollo Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5237 7581
Australia's Number ONE Ice Cream made here in Apollo Bay! Our Vanilla Premium Ice Cream won the 2015 Australian Grand Dairy Awards Champion Ice Cream!! Dooley's Multi Award Winning Premium Ice Cream is made with premium quality produce. Available at 89 Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay. There you can view the Premium Ice Cream being made and purchase the good stuff! Gelato and Dairy Free Sorbet are also available. So next time you're travelling the glorious Great Ocean Road, come in and view our many awards and trophies from the Australian Grand Dairy Awards, Royal Melbourne Show, Dairy Industry Association of Australia, Dairy Industry Association of Victoria and the Sydney Royal Show! Winners of around 270 awards since 2008 and counting!!
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