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Cowlicks Hand Made Ice Cream

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259B N Main St, Fort Bragg, CA 95437-3608
+1 707-962-9271
11:00 - 21:00
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We got two scoops chocolate in a waffle cone and one school raspberry with chocolate in a waffle cup. Great service and atmosphere. The ice cream was amazing!

Thank roadLK2trip
Gilroy, California
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71 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After dinner at two different restaurants, on 2 different nights, we stopped in here. Raspberry chocolate chunk and yellow cake batter ice cream. Amazing. Quick service, good prices, for hand made ice cream.

Thank Marty S
Memphis, Tennessee
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410 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

The 3 young Servers were excited about sharing their products ~ such refreshing attitudes. They explained to Customers that their ice cream is made in the back room, which we could see through the glass. Pralines 'n Cream is one of my faves, & eating this cone was similar to tasting wine. A combination of flavors more complex than my... More 

Thank ChanEvan
Vacaville, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Hubby and I popped in on a rainy day on our honeymoon as we are both big ice cream people. He got a double scoop with hot fudge and I got a single scoop on a cone. The ice cream was tasty and fresh. I loved that they had some unique flavors in addition to classics.

Thank Ashleigh O
Folsom, California
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

One of the best ice cream shops around! The staff is always friendly and the place is generally pretty busy. I love that they have sorbets for those of us who can't have dairy. The waffle cones smell and taste delicious!! A great hangout no matter the weather!

Thank Ihavemypassportready
Fort Bragg, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Banana splits, hot fudge, sundae, or just ice cream in cup, Cowlicks is there to please. This is a favorite spot of my grand kids.

Thank njbeer
Sacramento, California
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Locally made ice cream and sorbet with big flavors like Black Raspberry with Chocolate chunks, Root Beer Float, Mushroom, Ginger or Chocolate. Try a cone, sundae or milkshake. Rich, creamy and delicious.

Thank fogcitylover
Stockton, California
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Cowlick's has great homemade creamy ice cream. My favorite is just good ole Rocky Road. I've never had the nerve to try their Mushroom ice cream. They have generous portions and a Hot Fudge Sundae is my favorite to share. It's convenient, right on Main St and easily recognizable with bright yellow colors. The inside has plenty of seating. And... More 

Thank Liz W
Rock Springs, WY
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66 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Very good ice cream made here. I recommend the mushroom cap ice cream. Don't knock it 'till you try it! Tastes like butter pecan. I've also had several other flavors and they've all been good.

Thank travelbug43_8
San Francisco
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

The team here was really friendly and did take the time with us since we were asking questions/ dead giveaway we were visitors. They do offer tastings to help decide. What threw me off was their mushroom ice cream and what do you know it was their best! Inhaled it and danced on my stool as we people watched. My... More 

Thank kcepeda10

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 259B N Main St, Fort Bragg, CA 95437-3608
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Fort Bragg
  • Phone Number: +1 707-962-9271
Downtown Fort Bragg

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