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Preston's Candy & Ice Cream

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1170 Broadway, Burlingame, CA 94010-3422
+1 650-344-3254
Today
11:00 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 19:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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mkm1013
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169 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

Stopped after lunch for a cone. Not cheap, but decent value for the serving. Had Eggnog and Salted caramel in a waffle cone. Would visit again.

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Thank mkm1013
Burlingame, California
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

i love this guy hes been here for years and i love taking my son there for ice cream and honey combs will always go back just for those 2 things

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Thank AntonioCerritos
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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855 reviews
338 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 525 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

This is a good place for cold stuff - especially the kids will love this place with candy & ice-cream.

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Thank joanadventure
Clayton, North Carolina
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557 reviews
272 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

We was in the mood for some ice cream and the free trolley had a stop about a block away. Ice cream was good and the staff was friendy

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Thank firebear1961
Burlingame, California
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85 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

Established in 1946 this quality spot remains the same with chocolates and ice cream to please everyone. Quaint spot and good service and what make this business a success. All holidays which require chocolate are available here. One of the oldest established places in Burlingame. A town treasure

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Thank TheBel
california
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142 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

This place has been here forever and is as good as the day we first went through the door. They make their own candy and ice cream and every kid in town has gone through the door and then taken their kids. The peppermint at Christmas is a must. The sherbets are very good and an old fashioned milkshake on... More 

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Thank hcconsultant
San Diego, California
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

Cute little ice cream shop. From all the other previous reviews I was expecting a much better Ice cream. Certainly not the best I have ever had and didn't taste homemade. It was pretty basic. Nothing special. I had the mint chip. Not sure if I would return.

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Thank TravelingToTheEdge
Ljubljana
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27 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

The ice cream is industrial and not very soft. Old fashion indeed, but not in the good sense of the phrase. No seeting. Was not bad, but will definitly not go again.

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Thank Babica A
Tucson, AZ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

This is mainly a candy and ice cream store with no seats inside. Outside there are two benches if you want to sit down to eat. The ice cream is really delicious. They have a pretty large selection of flavors. They also have some interesting candy options such as chocolate covered twinkies. The calories abound in the shop but you... More 

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Clarksville, Maryland
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154 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015

Good old fashioned ice cream shop with delicious ice cream. Well worth the calories. My wife had the best coffee ice cream of her life

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Thank Bruce P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1170 Broadway, Burlingame, CA 94010-3422
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burlingame
  • Phone Number: +1 650-344-3254

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