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The Ice Cream Show

) #6 of 28 Dessert in Chattanooga #48 of 704 Places to Eat in Chattanooga ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American
129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
+1 423-702-5173
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (139 reviews)
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129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Featured in a road side info book and since it's near our sons apartment we walked over! Crazy busy but service was so speedy and the ice cream delicious!

Thank travelgal1994
Reviewed 6 days ago

I guess i expected much more with such a grand name. Basically its vanilla or chocolate ice cream and you pick the toppings and flavor add ins that you want. The prices are pretty expensive for what you get especially since the flavors are not...More

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place. Love the ice cream! We actually stopped twice during our weekend trip. It was a short walk from our hotel. It's this cute little shop close to Walnut Bridge. The waffle cones taste great and they load the ice cream...More

Thank Amy E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ice cream show? More like ice cream show me all of your money.... very unclear what your price will be and lists of a lot of toppings but they don't tell you that it's 60 cents extra per topping. My girlfriend and I resorted to...More

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you have an aversion to dairy, come here for a special treat. Finally I can have ice cream, good ice cream!! Just pick a soy based cream and mix in your flavor. There are loads from which to choose!! Enjoy!

Thank J G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by after being victim of the July heat, and of course ice cream sounded amazing! The ice cream was ok....definitely not bad but the thing that rubbed me the wrong way was the fact that my husband and i both had different flavors at...More

Thank lindsey t
ExcitingLynda, General Manager at The Ice Cream Show, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm very sorry that you encountered another flavor at the bottom of your ice cream. Your visit must have been on an extremely busy day. They try to wash the hopper out well, but since it is an auger that blends the ingredients, I'm guessing...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Great varieties. Taste good reasonable cost. Walked there from across walking bridge. Nice environment. Clean. Fun experience especially on hot day

Thank Vacationerx2
Reviewed 15 July 2017

So you pick your ice cream base, and choose your mix-ins. We opted for a vanilla base with mint and brownies. Not a new idea to me, but really well executed. Tastiest ice cream I've had in awhile. Bought it for my son, but ended...More

Thank offandabout
Reviewed 22 June 2017

we always like to treat ourselves to The Ice Cream Show after walking across the Walking Bridge. First we choose cup or cone; then we choose ice cream or yogurt; then we choose chocolate or vanilla, then the mix-ins. So much to choose from!

Thank iamtheirvoicenk
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We spent a rainy day in Chattanooga and stopped in here for coffee and tea and were warmly impressed with the local color and feeling of being in special place. The items we had were very well prepared and reasonable. The staff was friendly and...More

Thank Thomas C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 7
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-702-5173
  • E-mail
Located at the south end of the Walnut Street pedestrian bridge, between the Aquarium and the Hunter Museum.We can make 17,000 flavor combinations. You can choose from our 40 fresh ingredients including fruits, chocolates and all the gourmet nuts. We have premium ice cream, yogurt, and Wayfare Non-Dairy ice cream. We have the smoothest coffee in the world, and our roaster was voted number one as the best Roaster by the Roasters association. We can make any gourmet coffee drink that you like. Please ask about our seasonal favorites.Our smoothies are made from 100% fresh fruit. We do not substitute ice for fruit! We can also make sorbets out of your favorite fruits. Free WiFi with purchase.Open till 11 pm Daily.
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