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Big Dipper Ice Cream

631 S Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT 59801-2733
+1 406-543-5722
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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631 S Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT 59801-2733
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We missed the Big Dipper Ice Cream shop in Billings, Montana, but we didn't miss the shop in Last Chance Gulch in Helena, Montana, and we were determined not to miss the shop in Missoula, Montana. Located at 631 South Higgins Avenue, Big Dipper Ice...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best ice cream EVER !! All kinds of new fabulous flavors as well as old favorites! Definitely don’t leave town without a visit to the Little Dipper !!! 👌❤️😊🎈

Thank girardimh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have original and creative flavors! Really great ice cream. Be prepared to wait in a long line. It’s worth it!

Thank suse22222222222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service and great icecream! We love to grab a cone and walk the trail. Just be careful ordering the bubblegum icecream, it actually has bubblegum in it, hard for the little one to eat.

Thank Lauren K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its kind of a cool place to get ice cream. Family friendly and a good stop. The Staff is nice and helpful and seem to enjoy what they are doing. I t gets busy so you may have to stand in line for along time...More

Thank deanmaier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best! Always try and get to the Big Dipper once a summer when family or friends come to town. All different flavors of ice cream and chocolate malt shakes are great.

Thank Todd M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is America at its best - has been here for years and never disappoints - it is a small place and people line up every night for their treats - Brings you back to another time

Thank Wanda B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my wife loves Big Dipper Ice Cream. She has never has a bad experience. If thier is a line (almost always) It should tell you something. jump in it will go quickly.

Thank Lee P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of options. Fast, friendly service. On weekends the place is crowded but worth the wait. Nothing bad to say.

Thank dtravels77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Used their service today for a grand opening event. The communication through the entire process was excellent. The truck showed up on time and the servers were friendly, fun and personal. The best part was the ice cream. So delicious. Served over 250 scoops in...More

Thank Chris B
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 631 S Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT 59801-2733
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Missoula
  • Phone Number: +1 406-543-5722
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