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Tom's Ice Cream Bowl

532 McIntire Ave, Zanesville, OH 43701-3342
+1 740-452-5267
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (145 reviews)
“sundae” (19 reviews)
“banana split” (9 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
532 McIntire Ave, Zanesville, OH 43701-3342
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Reviews (219)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Everything there is very good. It's like stepping back in time. The food is like the old-time grill food. The homemade ice cream is amazing! So many flavors and options! Great place to eat with family and friends!

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Everyone will tell you to go to Tom's for the great ice cream and exceptional diner type food- make sure to get the chili, a fried bologna sandwich and top it off with a #2 sundae! This is reason enough to go. But what you...More

Thank reasleyosu
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I love this place! Great food and ice cream. I also love the feeling of being in an ice cream parlor with soda jerks!

Thank Stacey J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tom's Ice Cream Bowl has been in town since the 1950's. It's a Zanesville favorite. The decor never changes, literally never! They have the same tables and chairs that were there when I was a child! Homemade Ice Cream, generous servings, also good sandwiches and...More

Thank hank5065
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Folks get on over to Tom's Ice Cream Bowl and grab a banana split or a Black & White sundae .. AMAZING !!!!

Thank TD40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you go to Zanesville you have to go to Tom's. Great ice cream and a real throw back experience. The atmosphere is definitely like an old time soda shop. You can also get hot nuts.

Thank penren
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Little mom and pop shop off the beaten path. Customer service was top notch, three people asked if I needed any help while I was looking at the items they sell. I was with my sister who lived there and never realized the place was...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walking through the front door is like walking back in time. Original decor. The ice cream is homemade. The sundaes are overflowing with toppings. The food is OK, but the ice cream leaves you so full you don't want anything else. They also have delicious...More

Thank Darci U
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We always go to Tom's while in Zanesville and always will. The desserts are out of this world and the nuts and things are amazing as well. Might be tough to find but worth the drive!

Thank Neal P
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

If you like ice cream toms ice cream bowl is a must win passing through Zanesville. They make all their own ice cream many flavors. They also roast they're nuts daily. One of my favorite sandwiches is the fried bologna, the baloney is made and...More

Thank Richard D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 532 McIntire Ave, Zanesville, OH 43701-3342
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Zanesville
  • Phone Number: +1 740-452-5267
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