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What's the Scoop

3540 N Williams Ave, 97227, Portland, OR 97227-1438
+1 971-266-1787
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
3540 N Williams Ave, 97227, Portland, OR 97227-1438
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

THREE AND A HALF stars because of the service. Nice little shop-clean with a nice clerk who was enthusiastic about the flavors. The flavor options are a bit of a spin on traditional flavors. I sampled the best seller, Brown Butter Almond Brittle and pared...More

Thank bouncebackmom
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Right next door to Life of Pie Pizza, this was a great dessert stop. Unique flavors but not too weird. My daughter had the Fluffy Nutter which is a marshmallow-peanut butter ice cream that was way too rich. But my Toffee Butter scoop was delicious....More

Thank claytravisamy
Reviewed 13 February 2017

They iced cream in good. My favorite is plain but they other flavors is good and some of them they is weird when I am in the moods.

Thank Alzor S
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This is amazing shop with great flavors and fantastic ice cream. They make the icecream on small batches which guarantees its fresh every day. I love how they change flavors based on the seasonality. They have great options for toppings and other cool fixings. Definitely...More

Thank Jani_Vladi
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We travel to many cities and go out of our way to taste the ice cream or gelato shops wherever we go. This little shop called "What's the Scoop" has BIG flavors. It has unique combinations and particularly memorable ice cream flavors. Be sure to...More

Thank Dr_C_and_E
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Although this place is rarely crowded, it's got the best ice cream in Portland. You can sample all the flavors at a separate tasting bar before moving over to place your order. Made using nitrogen to quickly freeze the cream, the ice cream is so...More

Thank Sillydg
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Very well made ice creams in interesting, but not weird flavors. The "ice cream sandwich experience" was fun.

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

As the Southwater front neighborhood expands, its nice to have an ice cream shop with a quality product in it. Lots of the flavors have an alcohol flavor to the so watch what you give your little ones. They gave us a taste of one...More

Thank SDFlipFlops
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Although the flavors of ice cream here were inventive and quite good, the prices were astounding! My friends and I all tried something different and we concluded that the joy of almonds (Almond Joy) was the best with the chocolate mint coming in as a...More

Thank Boystowtraveler
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

The mint chip is delicious. We got the ice cream sandwich with 1 chocolate cookie and 1 cone cookie. The cone cookie was outstanding!

Thank cnktravels
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Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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  • Address: 3540 N Williams Ave, 97227, Portland, OR 97227-1438
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 971-266-1787
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