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Hanks Frozen Custard

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13940 Conneaut Lake Rd, Conneaut Lake, PA 16316-6824
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You will love th history as much as the yogurt!!!! The you team of servers do a great job and are very friendly. Stop on a hot summer day and you will not be disappointed. Make sure you bring cash they do not take cards.

Thank Bunky J
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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77 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love the custard at Hank's! If we are on the highway a few miles away, it's worth a little side trip to stop here. You know it's good when there is almost always a line! But they have multiple windows open and those people can move fast. This is one of my favorite places to stop for a treat.

Thank ermagertz
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We were visiting family and they brought us here ! Wow ! The best custard we've ever had and the history of Hanks is so special. When in this area do not miss Hanks

Thank PrincessPatty28
Jamestown, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is the best ice cream you will ever taste. Hanks still uses the old fashioned machines that must be attended to constantly. Make sure to read the history of Hanks that is posted in the window. It's a very interesting history.

Thank Westcott2308
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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89 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

I grew up going to Conneaut Lake Park in the summer as a child and we never visited Hank's. I was told by friends on this trip that we had to go. We will not go anywhere else! My son enjoyed watching the ice cream being made in the old time machines. I had a pretzel salad sundae and it... More 

Thank steelersgal78
Warren, Rhode Island
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

My parents were friends with the family who owned Hank's Frozen Custard in the 1950's and it was always a special treat to get a Frozen Custard and play with their children. My family moved to New Hampshire in 1958 so we rarely got back to Meadville, PA and Conneaut Lake, PA, but I will never forget the most delicious... More 

Thank joettamk
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Hank's Frozen Custard Stand has the best frozen custard that we have experienced anywhere. We've been going there for over 50 years.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

The frozen custard is wonderful, and it is distinctive - not just ice cream with a fancy name. It's still made with the original machines. On hot summer nights, expect long lines, but they move quickly.

Thank eunicef252
Linesville, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

This is the best tasting, creamiest, ice cream that I have tasted anywhere. I love how they showcase a different flavor every day, besides their Chocolate and Vanilla. I love Butterscotch day!

Thank scarlett415
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117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

So we're drinking a couple beers, and enjoying Voodoo Brewery's food. But they don't have anything sweet. The bartender and the young woman next to us (an Allegheny College student) begin a serious back-and-forth over the merits of Caseys (best if you like stuff in your ice cream) and Hanks (best if you like simpler flavours). So we go to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13940 Conneaut Lake Rd, Conneaut Lake, PA 16316-6824
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Conneaut Lake
This is about the best frozen custard in the US

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?