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Gunther's Quality Ice Cream

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2801 Franklin Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95818-2719
+1 916-457-6646
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clearly the BEST Ice cream anywhere ... highest quality. Classic decor. Lifetime of visits since I was 2 years old. I'm 66 now. We have brought so so many people to Gunthers over all these years.

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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are sacramento, you should visit Gunther's ice cream shop. It is an iconic old world ice cream shop with really really good ice cream. This shop has been in the same location since 1947 I think (just trying to remember what we saw on a board in the store). The whole world around the store has changed, but... More 

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1 Thank Ramraj T
Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is a reason the line stretches out the door and down the block at the Gunther's ice cream fountain on Franklin Blvd. The ice cream is the best in town! There is a lot of other stuff to like as well, but be prepared to wait. It's worth it.

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2 Thank kaaram10
Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A brief stop for a treat, . It was a pleasant Fall afternoon so we sat outside and enjoyed our ice cream.

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1 Thank Patrick T
Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been a fan of Gunther's since middle school. The quality has not changed in the 40+ years I've been treating myself! My favorites are vanilla, chocolate and chocolate chip, but I have tried others and they were delicious too. It's always fun to 'taste test' and discover something new.

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1 Thank skoolmistress
Bel Air, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

I'd heard about how popular Gunther's was, but I had to see it for myself: people of all ages, races, economic strata, etc, around 8 PM on a Tuesday night in September, lined up out the doors waiting to order ice cream! And crowding the tables on the sidewalk and standing into the street-side parking area. The first taste of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Gunther's has the BEST ice cream in Sacramento. It is very small and the parking is a definite challenge. Everytime we go, the line is out the door but somehow their system of moving people along seems to work. No matter what type of wait you have, you will receive fabulous ice cream. We will be back every chance we... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

One of the best creamery out there! Always a long line going through the main door, but service is fast and totally worth the wait. :)

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1 Thank Ivan S
Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

First time going here, the food was very good, not too busy and the staff was very friendly. Would definitely go again.

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

I love Ice-cream sodas, and they are hard to find in different restaurants. Gunther's Ice cream is the best in the Sacramento area., and I was very impressed with the ice-cream soda I ordered recently.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 Franklin Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95818-2719
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-457-6646

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