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Serendipity Ice Cream

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502 NE Third St., McMinnville, OR 97128
+1 503-474-9189
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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McMinnville, Oregon
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Serendipity is a great ice cream shop that has a cozy nostalgic feel. I highly recommend the banana split "for one". Go for a waffle cone - great texture and flavor.

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Thank oliviasmom2016
McMinnville, Oregon
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Serendipity is a quaint, affordable, must-stop ice cream shop in McMinnville. There have a player piano, Cascade ice cream, and darling old-fashioned appeal. Bonus: it is owned by MV Advancements and is an "integrated work environment." They employ and provide job training for adults with developmental disabilities.

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Thank Kathy V
Florence, Oregon
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The ice cream is awesome in a variety of flavors that will have something for everyone. Right in the middle of downtown McMinnville great place to drop in while out shopping.

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Thank Bobbi S
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great place to go for ice cream when your in McMinnville. Stopped here after the Farmers Market & it was great. Friendly & we met lots of people while waiting our turn to order. Will definetly go back when we return to McMinnville.

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Thank Lindy W
Fish Creek, Wisconsin, United States
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Cute hand dipped ice cream shop with a player piano. Friendly service and good explanation of a scoop size using a tennis ball :)

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Thank Karon O
Logan, Utah
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped by for a sweet treat and upon walking in, we were greeted with a cheerful welcome from the supervisor Tiffany Briant. She told us about the history of the shop as well as some of the nearby businesses. The ice cream is sooo good! And if you're into haunted places...go in and ask Tiffany about the ghost that... More 

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Thank kakropf
Des Moines, Iowa
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Great small ice cream shop. Even had a couple sugar free choices. I was with a number of ice cream obsessed guests and they went back multiple times.

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Thank mms1957
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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163 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Came here after a visit to the Aviation Museum - about a ten minute drive. This is a lovely old-fashioned café on McMinnville's main street, with period tables inside and suitable old furniture. When we were there they had a nickelodeon piano playing beside our table - lovely. We had milkshakes - espresso explosion, rocky road, salted caramel. Possibly the... More 

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Thank MK13AL
Waianae, Hawaii
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We loved this little place on 3rd street. Their brownies are to die for. We had the Serendipity Special and I shared it with my husband. Oh My Gosh it was amazing. Definitely will be back

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Thank marilyn1260
Rogue River, Oregon
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We loved our experience here. They did half scoops so the kids could have two flavors. The girls in the shop were very friendly and very efficient. There were about 20 flavors and they were tasty.

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Thank LarrynDani

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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
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 NE Third St., McMinnville, OR 97128
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  McMinnville
  • Phone Number: +1 503-474-9189

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