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Dave's Ice Cream Parlors

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41 Kalanianaole Hwy Ste 5, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795-1188
+1 808-259-0356
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26 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in the neighborhood, so we stopped by. I liked the lychee and Choco Mac Nut flavor. The purple ice cream was interesting to look at but tasted like plain sweet cream.

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Thank Hulafille
Duluth, Minnesota
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65 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ice cream was fine. Absolutely nothing special and the shop leaves much to be desired. If you are driving by, ok, but do not go out of your way at all.

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Thank kmcbod5
california
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We got more mosquirto bites in this shop than anywhere else...ice cream was delicious! Limited favors of shave ice, and is cash only.

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Thank brenhome
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138 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite ice cream parlor next to baskin robins. First time I went here I tried the chocolate and ube. I liked the chocolate, its very rich and creamy and really cold, though the ube did not impress me much, I guess I am more used to ube ice creams in the philippines. The 2nd time I went... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

While driving along the highway on a very hot day, I stopped by to get shaved ice. As I entered the store, I noticed lots of colorful posters and a wide variety of ice cream flavors and of course the ladies in the back making shaved ice. I decided to get the ice cream (pineaple) over a shaved ice with... More 

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Thank Daniel M
Kailua, Hawaii
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Rocky Road or ice cream with multiple ingredients are my preferred flavors usually. But one day after church, I decided to pop in here and buy a quart of ice cream to go with chocolate cake. I ended up with a pint of pineapple ice cream and a pint of lychee ice cream. I've been a fan ever since. The... More 

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Thank sistergal2
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62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Always a favorite. Their shave ice and ice cream are very good. I had the butter pecan and my wife had the shave ice. They were both tasty.

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Thank Ron T
Waikiki, Hawaii
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

Definitely worth stopping by at this place. It is located outside of Bellows Air Station and is the only Ice Cream place around. Always has a line up but is worth the stop!!

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Thank Christopher G
Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

Having traveled to Italy this summer, we seem to have become ice cream snobs. We had coconut macadamia nut ice cream, which was good, but a pint was $8. The value for quality was not there.

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Thank Pami_Mati
Rockland, Maine
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

Great ice cream flavor selection and really nice staff. Yummy and refreshing. I had the Kahlua Coffee and my wife had the Macadamia Nut and we were both very happy campers.

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Thank Mike S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Kalanianaole Hwy Ste 5, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795-1188
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Waimanalo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-259-0356

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