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Ghirardelli Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop

660 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-1055
+1 831-373-0997
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“sundae” (98 reviews)
“ice cream” (131 reviews)
“banana split” (12 reviews)
Opens in 16 min
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$$ - $$$
660 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-1055
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A place you can't forget! The best ice cream I have ever eaten in my life. I still remember the taste of it. You must visit! It wasn't just ice cream it was a pasterpiece!

Thank ferhunde01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oh my! we stopped here to get some chocolate, the place was so busy but staff were always there, helpful, provided some samples too which we bought the same kind from there. Huge huge portions they have for the sundaes, banana splits and other items....More

Thank Mohammed A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don’t like spending so much on one ice cream but then it’s Ghirardelli and it’s not like you can have it anywhere. Believe me it’s worth the price and the chocolate brownie, geez, scrumptious! Staff is not so nice, but then with ice cream...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Lots of activity here. I had a Brownie Sunday like the one in the picture above. It was quite delicious. Lots of staff with most of them standing around and gossiping with one another. Perhaps the store could do with less staff that is more...More

Thank sandygreenberg
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What more do you want to know? It's Ghirardelli. They brought chocolate to SF from South America and the rest is history.

Thank Scott N
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a chocolate shop that also serves ice cream. This is not nearly as large as the one in San Francisco but nice for a quick stop to have a little sundae.

Thank gm_traveler_13
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Not quite as fancy and much smaller than the mothership up in San Francisco, this Ghiradelli is still very much worth a visit for anyone who loves ice cream, cakes, chocolates, milkshakes ... well, anyone with a sweet tooth. Friendly and prompt service, clean place.

Thank Esty666
Reviewed 7 July 2017

at $12 bucks a pop for a sundae not cheap but absolutely fabulous! They have indoor and limited outdoor seating on the Bay but most just take their sundae and find a spot in the adjacent public square. sit down and just salivate on some...More

Thank MikeShaler
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome patio area with lots of shade. Free chocolate samples. Great products and a great time! They get very busy, so bring your patiance.

1  Thank Lydia H
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Good ice cream. Yum! Gave samples every time we came to visit. Dining area was so hectic, the employees could not keep up with the cleaning.

Thank Snickity2013
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 660 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-1055
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-373-0997
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