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Amy's Ice Cream

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1301 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2432
+1 512-440-7488
11:30 - 23:00
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Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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United States
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Heard about this place, wanted to stop by and try the icecream. The MEXICAN VANILLA was so creamy and tasty (this from a chocolate lover). Companion had the strawberry and said it was very creamy. LOVED IT.

Thank Daffodil1726
Austin, Texas
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ice cream, for me, rannks behind chocolate cake or candy, but even I love Amy's. Ice cream is excellent; service is great. Employees are also upbeat and friendly as well as helpful You can taste before buying which is really good.

Thank peggy64104
Ho Ho Kus, New Jersey
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the ice cream here -- great care was taken to achieve the perfect mix ins! Each member of my family enjoyed their selection and we were happy with the flavors offered.

Thank Kelly M
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the all-time face seasonal turtle and let me just say, YUMMMMM. It was so fudge and praline! Delicious!

Thank Erin R
Austin, Texas
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

an Austin original that is still going strong, great atmosphere, wonderful ice cream, great for parties

Thank kuzikaatz
Austin, United States
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great ice cream. Interesting flavors. Lots of mix-ins. Lots of character. Try the Mexican vanilla with Reese's.

Thank samuelmJ3760IV
New York City, New York
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81 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking up and down South Congress on a hot July afternoon and you come across Amy' Ice Cream? Heaven. Really delicious and perfect for that walk.

Thank AMIT B
Excelsior, Minnesota
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132 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

We went here last week while in town. Saw the positive reviews on TripAdvisor and decided to check it out. We waited in line and ordered 2 turtle sundaes, a chocolate with mix-ins and a 3x Mexican vanilla with mix-ins. They were all good but nothing out of the ordinary. It reminded me a little bit of Cold Stone Creamery... More 

Thank mamat122963
Plantation, Florida
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

This place is great! I got the Mexican vanilla which is their most popular and I can see why. It was amazing!!!! Parking is behind the buildings, we found a spot right away. You walk up and order at the window and can eat outside in the gorgeous Austin weather looking at downtown Austin.

Thank Connie S
Houston, Texas
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165 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

As we walked around town we happened upon Amy's Ice Cream. What a treat it was! Amy's offers a variety of ice cream flavors with items that can be mixed in as well. I had the cofee ice cream with fudge topping....delicious! My husband had the mexican vanilla and said it was a little sweeter than others he had but... More 

Thank ALtraveler334

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1301 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2432
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-440-7488

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?