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The Sweet Spot

126 N Broadway, Lexington, KY 40507-1227
+1 859-317-2952
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
29 Sep 2017
“Excellent Ice Cream Sourced from an Ohio Company”
23 Nov 2016
“Food was OK”
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126 N Broadway, Lexington, KY 40507-1227
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

I can only speak to the ice cream served here. Can't remember the name of the company they get it from (maybe Velvet Ice Cream?) but I know it is based in Ohio. It was a very good quality ice cream with what seemed to...More

Thank AGuyFromHawaii
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We were at the Lexington Convention Center for a conference, and happened upon this place while looking for lunch. The line was long, but the menu looked interesting and the prices looked reasonable, so we waited. Apparently the crowd was more than expected that day,...More

Thank DinersDriveInsAndDan
Reviewed 13 June 2016

My family and I stopped into Sweet Spot for ice cream after dinner downtown and had a nice experience. The ice cream servings were generous and the prices were very reasonable.

Thank HI_McDunnough
Reviewed 6 May 2016

I eat here about once a week. Yesterday, I had the lunch special--a Cuban sandwich with black beans & rice and fried plantains on the side. Really tasty, always affordable. Their major lunch draw, every Thursday, are the pulled pork nachos. Smoked pulled pork on...More

Thank JackLandKY
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I had a range of little dessert like cakes. Tiramisu was my favorite then thin mint, brownies were ok. Great for a little treat and $2 a cake I thought was very reasonable compared to some cupcake places and these little treats were delicious.

1  Thank triotrois
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Not everything downtown needs to be pricey. The food here is fresh and reasonable. The owners are so friendly. You know this is a good spot as it is usually packed with Lexington locals.

Thank Mary N
Reviewed 5 November 2015

My husband and I stopped here for lunch after hearing rave reviews about "Nacho Thursday". We both had the pulled pork nachos and a few truffles. The nachos were LOADED with cheese, pork, bbq sauce, jalapenos and bacon and were priced very well! So much...More

Thank Hannah R
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Found this place highly recommended on Trip Advisor and were not disappointed! Many fun flavors and friendly staff. Took a short walk to see the fun wall of water at Triangle Park.

1  Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Some of the best ice cream around. I had blueberry waffle cone ice cream in a sugar cone, yumm, yumm!

1  Thank DeniseWayne
Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

I stumbled upon this on my last day of my visit to Lexington and was so glad I did! I had this crab cake slider type of wonderful thing and it was magical. But the food takes a backseat to the customer service. I felt...More

1  Thank Kimberly G
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US$ 5 - US$ 10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 N Broadway, Lexington, KY 40507-1227
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-317-2952
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The Sweet Spot is located in the heart of downtown Lexington. The Sweet Spot has 16 delicious flavors of award winning Velvet Premium Ice Cream, fresh baked cakes, pies, cookies, brownies and delicious chocolate treats to temp your taste buds. We also serve lunch from 11am to 3pm Monday to Friday with daily specials and drinks.
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