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2199 Colonial Rd, Harrisburg, PA 17112-1414
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Middletown, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Best ice cream around. The servings are huge. The staff is always friendly. The ice cream is delicious and there is a lot of different flavors to choose from.

Thank Keshia P
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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130 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

The prices here for their delicious ice cream are awesome. Service is always pleasant and timely. Definitely the best ice cream place in the area.

Thank sacammack
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299 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016

crowds attest to the popularity ... good ice cream ... lots of flavors .... order the kids size of you're watching your size :-)

Thank joisey-joe
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Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Very large servings of ice cream! They have both hard and soft serve. I had the hot fudge sundae with candied pecans...my small size was huge with hot fudge and nuts evenly throughout the sundae not just on top. Hubbies small waffle cone was equally as large with fresh waffle cone! One of his flavors was slightly freezer burned.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Denver, Colorado
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200 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

I always make sure to take a trip to 3B ice cream every time I am in Harrisburg. Every time that I come here it makes me remember the first time I cam when I was about 5 years old. I had ordered a small ice cream and when I got the cone there was so much Ice Cream that... More 

Thank Austin W
Harrisburg, PA
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63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2014

The only thing I would caution about 3B is that the portions are huge! You definitely get your money's worth and it is better to err on the smaller side when ordering. The ice cream is good and there is a nice variety of flavors. Though they often have long lines in the summer time, they manage crowds well and... More 

Thank Swalt528
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

This is a must-do stop when I'm in town. I still get a kids cone because I can't finish a small cone myself. I can't even imagine what a large cone looks like and how does it actually stay on the cone.

Thank Leodane
New England
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Got a combination of graham and almond joy ice cream, and it was delicious. They don't sell soft serve, but their ice cream is excellent. The prices are also very cheap, and servings are large!

Thank dlru
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Ive had alot of ice cream in my time but 3bs banana splits are the best! For $5 you get 3 scoops of fun flavored ice cream and can load up on toppings! I usually have to share with someone because theyre too big to eat by myself. Skip cold stone and give 3b a try!

Thank Queenlex89
harrisburg pa
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215 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2014

Love this place! They always have a wide variety of hard ice cream and fun flavors. The setting at the one between Dauphin and Halifax is beautiful...picnic tables, a little creek, woods, grass and on a Sunday afternoon you can sit and watch the motorcycles go up and down the mountain.

Thank Angie T

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  • Address: 2199 Colonial Rd, Harrisburg, PA 17112-1414
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg

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