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Big Dipper

113 State 371 S, Hackensack, MN 56452
+1 218-675-6404
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
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“ice cream” (12 reviews)
“pies” (5 reviews)
“sundae” (3 reviews)
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113 State 371 S, Hackensack, MN 56452
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Excellent burgers and sandwiches! Humongous selection of ice creams! Amazing pies! Only downfall is they are only open Memorial Day thru Labor Day!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MaMaDi17
Reviewed July 30, 2018

This is a must stop at place in Hackensack. Every time we go there the owners are there and they take great pride in delivering customer service. The food is great and won't empty your pocket. Very consistent. This one is a family favorite.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank EkimHackensackMn
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Road tour lead us to Hackensack from Walker, Minnesota. We "toured" the town and all four decided ice cream was in order. Stopping at the Big Dipper on the highway; we were over whelmed by the selection! Not only do they serve the traditional and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Sheryn W
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We were pleasantly surprised by the variety offered at this shop! Huge selection of flavors, a fun variety of sundaes and other ice cream-based and enhanced desserts, even homemade pies. The shop boasts a fun nostalgic atmosphere, too, with seating indoors and out. Do be...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank bethannender
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

The food is great and large portions. We have a cabin in the area and visit many times during the summer! They’ve got many choices of ice cream and homemade pies! Whether you’re passing thru or spend the summer in the area it’s a must...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Y9663XFlisaw
Reviewed October 26, 2017

I love this little place. Jeannette is wonderful and makes fabulous seasoned fries! Great family spot and a must go to place in summer!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank FoodLoverUpNorth
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

We love stopping here for ice cream. We even had a good burger & fries meal. Going in it reminds me of the shops you would go in as a kid. Staff is super friendly & helpful.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank BuddysFamily2016
Reviewed August 3, 2017

They have the best Raisin Sour Cream Pie!! I sometimes order lunch at the Big Dipper and the salads and the Sandwiches are Excellent but the Raisin and sour cream pie is something that you have to try!! All I can say is YUM!!

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank chamber288
Reviewed July 23, 2017

We were driving through Hackensack on our way to Walker, MN and saw a sign for this ice cream shop. They offer sundaes, splits, cakes, and food. We had a simple waffle cone and both choose Monster Cookie Ice Cream which was very good. Prices...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Teresa L
Reviewed July 14, 2017

If you're going up 371, this is a nice place to stop for a break (especially since you have to slow down for the tiny town). The ice cream is hand-dipped though not homemade. They have a lot of flavors and also serve sorbet and...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank BeccaLane117
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 State 371 S, Hackensack, MN 56452
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Hackensack
  • Phone Number: +1 218-675-6404
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