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George's Ice Cream & Sweets

5306 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640-2114
+1 773-271-7600
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (27 reviews)
“scones” (5 reviews)
“butter pecan” (4 reviews)
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5306 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640-2114
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

George's has a great selection of ice cream and treats. The services is very friendly but you will end up with a longer than necessary wait as the layout of the store is extremely poor, leading to a clustering of customers in the middle of...More

Thank cresheim
Reviewed 29 October 2017

I had the Honey Ginger ice cream on a gluten free cone. Absolutely heavenly! Wish George's was in my hometown.

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

If you like ice cream then this is the place to come to. There's usually a line and its easy to see why.

Thank Terence B
Reviewed 31 January 2017

My wife and I have been on an ice cream expedition lately, canvasing the Chicago area to discover the best ice cream parlors. Even in cold and snowy weather, it's hard to pass up a tasty chocolate sundae or strawberry milk shake or a bowl...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This is a wonderful ice cream parlor with reasonable prices. You won't find better ice cream and you won't be disappointed. Stand in line, but it moves fastT

Thank ppanessa
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a great choice of excellent ice cream come here. Very friendly service and huge choice of flavours. The ice cream also makes great shakes. Our second visit in three days - well the temperature is in the high 60s in...More

Thank Garonne9
Reviewed 2 October 2016

It's like being on vacation in Chicago. Such an enjoyable experience. Great choices, tasty ice cream. A real treat.

Thank mkbloom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I loved that the line was out the door on a beautiful Friday night, and yet we were served super quickly. The ice cream is very good - a bit pricey, but that's expected in Andersonville. Had a vanilla cake ball, too: can't recommend that....More

Thank rhetorical_meow
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We had gone out for tacos for dinner and rather than get a dessert from the restaurant, we came by George's Ice Cream & Sweets. Though it was crowded on the inside in the seating areas, there was not a line for the ice cream...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 21 August 2016

After a disappointing dinner at Cantina 1910, we stopped here for dessert, and were pleasantly surprised. Ice cream here is the main star and it is sourced, I believe, from the Chocolate Shoppe in Madison, WI. So many flavors, so little time (because other customers...More

Thank Boystowtraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5306 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640-2114
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-271-7600
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