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Peppertree Frosty

270 S Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92084-6003
+1 760-726-0732
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (19 reviews)
“sundae” (10 reviews)
“banana split” (7 reviews)
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American, Fast food
270 S Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92084-6003
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Reviews (68)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Order the burgers, fries and shake/malted. You can order other sandwich items, fish tacos etc but this is a classic old-school burger stop. You would not come here for a slice of quiche and a green machine smoothie. Use the KISS method when ordering

Thank astm1557
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Peppertree frosty has been a family favorite for over 35 years. NOTHING is better on a warm summer night than anything on the menu at Peppertree. Even when it's chilly out, there's always room for a chocolate malt! (You can eat it in the car...More

Thank one4julio
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Its not fancy but worth the wait! Its what we remember when we were kids and make us feel like kids again.

Thank takemehome2sandiego
Reviewed 26 February 2017

lots of great cars to see, donut store next store to it. a Sonic close, spend money on the locals non-franchised. been there a long time.

Thank mike m
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The line and the consistency of patrons will tell you this place is doing something great. The smoothies...oh la la!

Thank Bornok_30
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

My sister and I visited here when I was in town during the summer. A cousin and I specifically looked for it when I was house sitting for my sister. He works in Burbank and loved the old building and we both enjoyed our sundaes...More

Thank Paulette P
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Oreo MIlkshake 10 out of 10. Been there since the beginning of time and now legendary. A gathering place at weekends for all kinds of people. Vista wouldn't be the same without this establishment.

Thank neilmc237
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Old school soft serve and just about anything else you can think of. I always get the chocolate vanilla swirl cone. My grandsons go for the banana split, hot fudge Sunday and the brownie sundae. It's pretty hard to beat! And they have some cool...More

Thank habikat
Reviewed 18 January 2017

since wayyy back this has been "the place" to go with your kids and family for icecream, shakes and more!!!. Also if you crave fried zucchini like me they have that to!!!

Thank d_martin120687
Reviewed 7 December 2016

For an easy place, fun for the kids and reasonably priced place for desert, try this place. Been going here for years, and friendly staff makes a great place to spend a late evening eating ice cream in the parking lot!

Thank PeterLorenzo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 S Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92084-6003
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 760-726-0732
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