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Ben & Jerry's

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103 S Union St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3323
+1 703-535-5485
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11:00 - 23:00
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did you scream? Ice cream or not in Old Town, you have choices from this to Pop's to Nice Cream made with fresh fruit and nitrogen, so try them all!

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Thank Kelli O
Collingswood, New Jersey
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95 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed B&J's both nights we were in town. There were devious options for the vegans and non-vegans alike!

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Thank bfam123
Caledonia, Michigan
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95 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes, I know Ben & Jerry's is a national staple. Our experience at this location left us underwhelmed. We stopped in for ice cream in the evening after eating dinner and shopping in Old Town Alexandria. The place was unclean (trash on the floor, tables not wiped down, etc... Yes - the same large selection of fun-named ice cream flavors... More 

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Thank michiganpete7
Alexandria, Virginia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Its Ben and Jerry's, nothing else to say!!! Happiness in a cone, or a shake or a sundae! Always a great treat on a warm day!

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Thank Laura B
Panama City Beach, Florida
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68 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The place is okay, but there was a smell like sour milk that someone didn't clean up. Service was slow, in fact we didn't even stay and went to the Creamery for ice cream. I just think B&J is just a bit over rated.

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Thank Sleddog32
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Can't go wrong with icecream, can you? They even have icecream with fried potato and It's amazing! The kids will love this place.

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Thank DC_FoodnTravel
Medina, Ohio
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Over the years I've been to Old Towne many times and have never finished the evening without a trip to Ben & Jerry's. I was recently there and had to stop. You can't beat their ice cream.

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Thank billty45
ELP
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 October 2016

If I am having a meal in Alexandria, I usually save my dessert for B&J. The ice cream and service is always good. Young staff, but pretty good at service and serving size. A nice treat at the end of a busy day.

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Thank irongame
Alexandria, Virginia
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139 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I have always liked Ben & Jerry's. I don't consider it the greatest ice cream I have ever had, however, there are so many flavors that are hard to resist. I do feel that their ice cream is a bit too sugary, but what the heck, I don't eat here that often. Also, being a penn state alum, and learning... More 

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Thank Naoji W
Shoreview, Minnesota
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163 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I always have to get an ice cream cone at Ben and Jerry's when I visit Old Town Alexandria. Its the only place I can find coconut 7 layer bar ice cream!

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Thank DebbieMorse

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 S Union St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3323
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-535-5485

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