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Palace Ice Cream and Sandwich Shop

100 S Main St, Tuscumbia, AL 35674-2429
+1 256-386-8210
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (19 reviews)
“banana split” (4 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
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100 S Main St, Tuscumbia, AL 35674-2429
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We had a family outing to the Palace (3 adults and 2 kids), and we all sat at the bar stools at the counter and had various delicious ice cream treats. They have great chocolate milk shakes and an enormous banana split with just about...More

Thank Christina L
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I don't visit The Palace as often as I should. It's like stepping out of 2017 and into 1937. While I don't much care for the burgers (and trust me, I'm a guy who is all about some burgers) the rest of the food is...More

Thank vvahoo206
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Fully​ restored by the owners to how they remember it in their youth it is now a favourite of both locals a d tourists.

Thank TheBobaFett
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Food was pretty good but watch out for prices. Menu says one thing and then you get to counter to pay and it's another price.

Thank Amberbw
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

$2. for a sandwich!? Crazy, but true. Nice staff, old fashioned decor, yummy. We got a double cheeseburger and also the salad plate. Tasty! Chocolate cobbler was delish. Go.

Thank shoyla
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We decided to stop in after seeing pictures of the banana split! I had never had a banana split before (not into ice cream) but had been craving one for a change. My boyfriend got the Rueben and I the Philly Cheesesteak. Both were really...More

Thank xyeta07
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Nice place downtown. Was not busy. Asked what Ice cream flavors.. gave a print out list. Ordered... "WE DON'T HAVE THAT..". Ordered a shake instead.. old fashion made.. which I lied.. then came in large glass container, plus the metal mixing cup.

1  Thank dorrellp
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Stepping through the feels like walking into a 1950's novel. Your greeted with the warmest of smiles as sit down at the counter where you can chat it up with the staff as they hand dip your favorite flavor or have them create the best...More

Thank 58tonyah
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The original ice cream parlor has been renovated and is awesome. Had the chicken salad sandwich, then a double scoop of ice cream. Lots of history.

Thank jnini10
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Here with my husband and kid after a hike. Walk in and the place is empty except for a few girl at the end of the bar eating. We stand there a little lost when one of the girls says hey yall going to need...More

1  Thank Laura K
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 S Main St, Tuscumbia, AL 35674-2429
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscumbia
  • Phone Number: +1 256-386-8210
The bldg is in downtown Tuscumbia and was built in 1833, while an Ice Cream parlor was started there in 1906 and was a local landmark. It was renovated in 2001 and serves Ice Cream based desserts as well as a few basic meals.
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