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Matt's Homemade Alabama Ice Cream

1308 Gulf Shores Pkwy, and 701 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-5906
+1 251-948-7098
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“banana split” (20 reviews)
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1308 Gulf Shores Pkwy, and 701 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-5906
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The line was so long. There was only 2 people working and it was $25 for 4 people. Braums is better.

Thank Theresa P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had to try as many different ice cream shops as I could during our stay. The ice cream was not worth the money I spent compared to some of the other ice cream shops. They charged me $7 for a milk shake and $5.50...More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the cream and the atmosphere. Very family friendly. The restroom was not the best but it was a pretty busy time of year and day.

Thank Lakisha C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for a cold treat after a day on the sand. We had the best banana split I've eaten in years. The service was super too!

Thank Joan K
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I with granddaughter in tow, stopped in for ice cream one afternoon while in Gulf Shores. I was unfamiliar with Matt's and decided to give it a try. The line to order was long, so I took that as an indication we...More

Thank Lex56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the blonde brownie sundae and can’t stop thinking about it. I added hot fudge. All tasted homemade. My husband had the Oreo sundae and my daughter the birthday cake sundae. They said mine was the best. Will be back

Thank Norman P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After dinner the kids wanted some ice cream. We found Matts. It was very good. Some unique flavor as well as your standards. Servings are average size. Maybe a little pricey. The lemon icebox was great and refreshing. The chocolate chocolate chip was yummy and...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kids enjoyed scoops of blue and pink colored cotton candy ice cream, while the adults split a traditional banana split. The ice cream was delicious, and the banana split pineapple and strawberry toppings were closer to real, i.e. not overly sticky sweet. It was a...More

Thank LZB777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Huge huge line out the door. The sherbert was good if you like super sour while the vanilla wasn't anything out of the ordinary. maybe they have other flavors they're known for.

Thank Javatourist
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try the red velvet ice cream. You will not be disappointed! Good atmosphere and great homemade ice cream. The staff was quick and everything tasted great. My husband recommends the snickers milkshake.

Thank Jessica H
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michele h
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Response from laurensyd | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1308 Gulf Shores Pkwy, and 701 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-5906
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-948-7098
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