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The Ice Cream Show

129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
+1 423-702-5173
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“waffle cone” (29 reviews)
“ice cream” (149 reviews)
“brownie” (7 reviews)
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9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
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1 - 10 of 212 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some girlfriends and I visited after dinner one night for some late night treats. So glad they stay open late. We all either had ice cream or iced coffee, and we all were pretty happy with what we got. Lots to choose from. Friendly staff.

Thank danart920
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Huge crowds at the end of the bridge waited 40 minutes after we paid to get ice cream (50) minutes inall. Ice cream was good but overpriced and small portions. Overall, wouldn’t go back.

Thank Phyllis C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ice cream is very good, with lots of add-in options. There aren't many options for the basic ice cream, I think just chocolate and vanilla. It's on the pricey side, so a family might want to avoid it unless it's a special treat.

Thank LindaandSteve024
Reviewed 2 March 2018

You select a chocolate or vanilla base, add in as many tasty ingredients as you like, and they turn it into a soft-serve style cone or bowl! Delish!

Thank Mrs_PsInsideScoop
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

You have to try this place! So very good! So many options, fantastic atmosphere, and super location right at the end of the Walnut Bridge!

Thank Shelley R
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This place is so good! It smells good, it looks good! It's usually pretty crowded, so be patient. You get to choose how you want your ice cream and what you want in it. They mix it all together and put it in a freshly...More

Thank 698paulah
Reviewed 30 October 2017

There are 3 ice cream shops within walking distance and I would recommend you walk the distance. This place is very cluttered and seems dirty. They force regular ice cream through a sort of blender to soften it up and add a bunch of overpriced...More

Thank peteraI4790GI
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This quaint little ice cream shop is really cool! You can mix just about anything you want into your ice cream to creat your own unique flavor. A cool place to rest after walking across the Walnut Street Bridge. And clean bathrooms!

Thank Blt262
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This was great ice cream and is a bit different. They start off with a vanilla or, I think, chocolate base and add to it. Waffle seemed to be really popular, but I'm a bit of a cheesecake fan and this was really delicious. I...More

Thank Turbogirl25
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Yum! Our family enjoyed the custom ice cream in waffle cones. It was very popular with a long line winding through the store, but the service was quick. So nice to sit on the patio or stroll down the bridge so close!

Thank Michele V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Cuisine
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-702-5173
  • E-mail
Description
Located at the south end of the Walnut Street pedestrian bridge, between the Aquarium and the Hunter Museum.We can make 17,000 flavor combinations. You can choose from our 40 fresh ingredients including fruits, chocolates and all the gourmet nuts. We have premium ice cream, yogurt, and Wayfare Non-Dairy ice cream. We have the smoothest coffee in the world, and our roaster was voted number one as the best Roaster by the Roasters association. We can make any gourmet coffee drink that you like. Please ask about our seasonal favorites.Our smoothies are made from 100% fresh fruit. We do not substitute ice for fruit! We can also make sorbets out of your favorite fruits. Free WiFi with purchase.Open till 11 pm Daily.
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