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Holy Cow Ice Cream Shop

3234 E Bay Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2044
+1 941-779-0690
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“ice cream” (139 reviews)
“lion fish” (7 reviews)
“waffle cone” (6 reviews)
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3234 E Bay Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2044
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great ice cream. Wonderful people. Check out the exotic fish feeding at 7 pm. There are even two lion fish!!

Thank Heather K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved it here! The owners/workers were so friendly, made you feel at home. They even allowed us to bring our dog in with us and gave him his own special treat (whip cream in a little bowl). The let you taste everything and they...More

Thank ddixon217
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious ice cream, lots to choose from. Clean, bright, owners on site. I could easily stop here every day. Kids were entertained by the fish tank, we tried our luck at the money machine. Destined to be the top spot for ice cream on Anna...More

Thank Huggy34748
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing PB Cup milkshake as well as coffee milkshake. Lots of flavors, great owners, good value and nice, clean facility.

Thank Charles121212
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is an attractive spot with a remarkable small aquarium inside as well as a very interesting owner (chat if not busy), but the real attraction of course is the range of interesting flavors of ice cream--some of them devastatingly rich and creamy and some...More

Thank Bokononer
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This shop sells the best ice-cream on the island. They are a family run business and make everyone feel so welcome. The selection is amazing, fat free, yogurt and off course full fat - its your choice.

Thank Beryl28
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Lots of great ice cream flavors, several no sugar diabetic friendly options. Super nice local family owned and operated. Drive right past that national chain and get some Holy Cow ice cream. Harry Caray approved. :-)

Thank Chuck C
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I don't even know where to begin. We visited 5 times while on AMI. The ice cream is so delicious! And the owners are the sweetest!! I will always tell people about this place.

Thank lovebeingamom2003
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Ice cream is sooo good. Amazing flavor selection too. Family owned and very friendly and helpful woman/owner.

Thank MDBeachLoverAlso
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Best Ice Cream we have had at Anna Marie Island. Very fresh and lots of flavors. Makes me want to have ice cream every night, which I really don't need to do! The owner is very friendly and we had a great conversation with him....More

Thank pgharrison
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3234 E Bay Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2044
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Holmes Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-779-0690
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We serve Working Cow brand ice cream. We carry at least 20 gourmet flavors, including frozen yogurt and no sugar ice cream, as well as soft serve. We serve Sundaes, Floats, Banana Splits, Malts and Milkshakes. Your choice of flavors.
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