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Joe's Eats and Sweets

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219 Gulf Dr S, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2449
+1 941-778-0007
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Lake City, Michigan
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ice cream was ok but way too expensive for the quality and size. There are too many ice cream places to go back here.

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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was just super cool looking, so we decided to try it out. I got a peanut butter hot fudge sundae on banana ice cream and it was awesome. Lots of other treats to choose from, as well. Another great place in Anna Maria we plan to go back to in August.

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Sissonville, West Virginia
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Love this place! Usually a line out the door but worth the wait! Lots & Lots of Choices! A little pricey $$ But the kids love it as well as us adults! We visit every evening after dinner when on the island.

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New York City, New York
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249 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

I visited this place to try again. I do not see how this place is still open. It is dirty and nasty. Just deplorable. Ice cream is wet and nasty. Bathroom looks and smells like a hill-tribe in Thailand. Owner is a hateful and horrible man. Think it's a front for something. It is the dirtiest, nasty establishment I have... More 

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Wauseon, Ohio
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I love ice cream, but am diabetic and was pleased to discover they have five flavors of sugar-free homemade ice cream. Maple walnut was the best. pizza not to bad either.

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Thank Randall N
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Went to Joe's for hot fudge brownie sundae craving after going to Tyler's homemade ice cream and seeing that it was closed. Almost seven dollars for their "brownie sundae" which was mostly just vanilla ice cream and small chunks of overly cooked brownie.their description is misleading . Skip this

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Thank ccrsforever
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

...we ordered one serving of banana in a cup and one serving of banana and chocolate covered cherry ice cream in a cup. Both flavors were very tasteless and the cherry had a grainy texture. Atmosphere was dark and people did not have good sense of humor. We're in our 60s and won't be back.

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Owatonna, Minnesota
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

very good ice cream, was just across from where we stayed so very easy to get to, friendly people, also pretty good food if you want a quick lunch. I would go there again

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Bradenton, Florida
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401 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Interesting local flavor they do not build these anymore. Old fashion goodness will make your kids smile. Good location across from beach...grab a cone and take a walk!

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Holmes Beach, Florida
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

My husband and I wanted to try their ice cream. It was fantastic! They make it right there. We had the chocolate cherry. Made us think of Traverse City~Cherry Capitol. Very reasonable too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 Gulf Dr S, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2449
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Bradenton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-778-0007
Description
Making homemade ice cream since 1990. You will find the largest selection of flavors as will as the largest variety of items. Gluten free, sugar free, fat free, lactose free, homemade fudge, Jelly Bellys, chocolate bananas and cakes.

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