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Mitchell's Ice Cream

688 San Jose Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-4925
+1 415-648-2300
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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688 San Jose Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-4925
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Reviewed 4 May 2014

Many, many choices of flavors that you will NOT find in most ice cream stores. Like Buko, which is delicious! BUT , this store CHARGES for regular sugar cones, where other stores do NOT! On warm weather days, expect to wait in line for at...More

Thank nagasefong
Reviewed 14 February 2014

This shop is worth making a detour to get to. The ice-cream is very good, make sure you haven't filled up on mediocre food before you get here, save it for the ice-cream!

Thank AlfaVeloce
Reviewed 28 December 2013

Mitchell's is an institution. It's usually packed, so expect a line. They have chocolate and vanilla etc. etc. but try the wacky flavors. Lucuma, Avocado, Yam, these are unique tropical flavor that you won't find elsewhere. They also have a to-go line so you don't...More

Thank SFTexan
Reviewed 16 November 2013

We are always looking for a great local ice cream. On a trip to the City we were hiking along Russian Hill and found a great little café. They offered dessert but Mitchell's had looked pretty interesting to us. There wasn't a long line when...More

Thank vintagetrailer
Reviewed 1 November 2013

We live in the neighborhood so I've never considered writing a review of Mitchell's until I just reviewed another creamery and compared it to Mitchells. We've been coming to Mitchell's for special nights with kids, birthday cakes, hot days, last days of school, for so...More

Thank SanFranciscotoLDM
Reviewed 28 September 2013

I have passed Mitchell's many times over the years but never got around to trying it until just the other day. One of the reasons I hadn't tried them until now was because of the parking situation in the neighborhood. Though they have a parking...More

1  Thank tahoerabbit
Reviewed 12 September 2013

We came across this emporium of delight by accident when returning from dinner one night. If you like ice cream and are not dieting it is a treasure. I especially enjoyed the ice-cream loaded shakes. Worth a visit.

Thank HV-London
Reviewed 23 August 2013 via mobile

Yes, they have the standard flavors but so many other interesting choices. We went late on a Thursday night so didn't have to stand in line. Worth standing in line for if that's what you have to do!

Thank Deborah J
Reviewed 6 August 2013

Mitchell's is an absolute marvel! There always seems to be an out-the-door line waiting to be served, and parking is a bit of a problem (fortunately, my closest friends and home-away-from-home are just around the corner), but these minor inconveniences fall away with the first...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 27 July 2013

San Francisco is a bit quirky in that a car is needed to enable one to get the most of all it has to offer ( especially if visiting for the first time and not wanting to waste moments trying to decipher the transit system);...More

Thank Redreb
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Average prices
US$20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 688 San Jose Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-4925
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Noe Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Noe Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 415-648-2300
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