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Sebastian Joe's Ice Cream Cafe

1007 W Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3138
+1 612-870-0065
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sundae” (7 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
1007 W Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3138
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ice cream was amazing....don't stall...just go...you won't regret it. I had the Pavarotti..... I'm going back tonight for more!!! Place has where to sit, inside and outside.

Thank jeniller
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Hubby and I stopped in here mid-afternoon on a warm Saturday. We were pleasantly surprised to see the flavors of ice cream here. Not your usual ones! We both chose a new flavor based on a sample that we had. Delicious! We each had our...More

Thank csb14
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Came here to enjoy some ice cream. It has a nice ambiance... the interior could use some paint and restoration... it's looking a bit worn but the dessert is really good! We'll be back for sure!

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 3 April 2017

A beautiful spring day brought in a LOT of people. Some of the ice cream flavors were gone but there were still several to pick from. I got a dipped waffle cone with a chocolate flavor - pothole?. The ice cream wasn't very firm or...More

Thank JCJake
Reviewed 12 February 2017

While visiting Minneapolis, our friends took us on an ice cream taste test of some of the best that the area had to offer. Sebastian Joes won, hands down. Each place had great ice cream, but I think the reason SJ's won (and we HAD...More

Thank 10sChick
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Great location to meet people coming from any part of the city. Easy to find, local and very friendly. Has lots of space just to sit and chat

Thank tannamoore
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Great ice cream. I'm from Wisconsin and know my ice cream. This place is great. They offer a "special flavor of the day" for adventurous eaters. Otherwise they have a great mix of various flavors. There is something for everyone and it is all made...More

Thank Traveling_Jdawg
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I wasn't blown away with the ice cream here, especially compared to some of the quaint local ice cream places that I've been to in other cities. The ice cream definitely hit the spot on a hot, sunny day, but I didn't find it be...More

Thank KU90
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I love going to different homemade ice cream places, and this matched my expectations. I had salted caramel ice cream, which was delicious!!! and not overpriced!!

Thank RitaAdvisor
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Pavarotti flavor is a must-try, and you may be hooked the first time you eat it. This is a great, all-season place to come for an ice cream break. Get a pint to take with you, reasonably priced.

Thank J G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1007 W Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3138
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-870-0065
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