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CREAM

440 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1812
+1 650-321-2390
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cookies” (60 reviews)
“ice cream” (60 reviews)
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440 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1812
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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Cream is a nice old style ice cream parlor on university avenue in Palo Alto. There is always a crowd in here as if they are giving the ice cream away for free! They have a decent selection of flavors but their specialty is in...More

Thank Qualitypro3336
Gus S, Owner at CREAM, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2018

Hi Quality, thanks for taking the time to share your recent visit with us. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the delicious ice cream treat. We most definitely look forward to serving you again soon and in hopes of earning your f-fth-star review.

Reviewed April 15, 2018

I love CREAM because they have very yummy vegan options for my lactose intolerant daughter. This places was crazy crowded when it first opened but is not anymore. (And the prices went up....maybe that's it, too!) Although the price increased since they first opened, we...More

Thank Maguerite J
Gus S, Owner at CREAM, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2018

Hi Maguerite, thanks for taking the time to share your recent visit with us. We're happy to hear that your daughter was able to enjoy our delicious ice cream sandwich. We most definitely look forward to serving you both again soon.

Reviewed March 19, 2018

Walking by this sugary wonderland, on the way to my car, forces beyond my understanding drew me inside (I swear it was an out of body experience). I soon found myself embarking on a journey — the birth of an amazing eating experience unparalleled by...More

Thank Tim R
Gus S, Owner at CREAM, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Hi Tim, we're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the delicious ice cream treat and we most definitely look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

If needing an energy boost for either study or work this is the place to get your Ice Cream fix on University Avenue in Palo Alto.

Thank carlosdieppa
Gus S, Owner at CREAM, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2018

Happy to hear were your go-to ice cream fix, Carlos! We most definitely look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed January 19, 2018

Was very pleased we stopped and waited in line. Lots of choices to make your own ice CREAM sandwich. The cookies were fresh and tasty. The ice cream choices made our mouths water simply reading the menu. Glad that we walked away as we were...More

Thank 1GiantsMS
Gus S, Owner at CREAM, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2018

Hi, we're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the delicious ice cream sandwich. We most definitely look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

Right in the middle of down town Palo Alto. Choose an ice cream cookie sandwich. Choose your cookie. Choose your ice cream. Choose your topping. Voila! Yummy in my tummy

Thank fancypants2014
Gus S, Owner at CREAM, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2017

Happy to hear that you enjoyed the delicious ice cream sandwich, Fancypants! We most definitely look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed October 22, 2017

This is a cute ice cream shop that specializes in ice cream cookie sandwiches. You choose your cookies, your ice cream and your toppings and you get a big, fat ice cream sandwhich!

Thank Scott G
Gus S, Owner at CREAM, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2017

Hi Scott, we're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the delicious ice cream sandwich. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed May 23, 2017

The ice cream is very good and can be enhanced with the addition of freshly baked cookies making ice cream sandwiches. I found the menu board confusing, not realizing that the ice cream sandwiches could also have a topping. If there were more coffee ice...More

Thank ei442
Gus S, Owner at CREAM, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2017

Thanks for sharing your honest feedback with us. We will be sure to share your feedback with the team in regards to the menu boards. We hope you will give us another chance in the future.

Reviewed May 22, 2017

We ignored this place for months because of our dietary restrictions. Finally my son wasn't having it any longer and he sleuthed around and discovered the dairy-free, soy-free, flavoring-free, Hazelnut Chocolate yogurt. We often find it there on Thursday afternoons. If you're dairy free and...More

1  Thank 79lauren
Gus S, Owner at CREAM, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2017

Hi Lauren, thanks for sharing your recent visit with us. We're happy to hear that we were able to accommodate your son's dietary needs. We look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed May 5, 2017

i am not a fan of ice cream but after dinner my daughter asked my husband and I to drop by Cream for some ice cream for dessert. There was a queue and I said lets come back next time but they insisted so there...More

Thank Marirosev
Gus S, Owner at CREAM, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2017

Hi Marirosev, thanks for the awesome review. We're happy to hear that you and the family enjoyed the delicious treat. We look forward to serving you again this month!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1812
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-321-2390
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Description
CREAM (Cookies Rule Everything Around Me) - Freshly baked HOMEMADE cookies. Award winning ice cream. Amazing ice cream sandwiches!
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