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Beth Marie's Old Fashioned Ice Cream & Soda Fountain

117 W Hickory St, Denton, TX 76201
+1 940-384-1818
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (259 reviews)
“waffle cone” (30 reviews)
“banana split” (6 reviews)
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117 W Hickory St, Denton, TX 76201
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Reviews (432)
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We love their homemade ice cream, it is a special treat every time we stop in. The wait at the (beautiful) counter is rarely long.

Thank Laurie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's with sadness I write this review. Beth Marie's was once great, now its a constant source of frustration. Ice cream listed on their boards is unavailable and more amazing is the recent development of ice cream on display being unavailable. Having visited three consecutive...More

Thank Dentonicecreamlover
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best ice cream I have ever ate hands down. Everything is homemade inside the restaurant. All staff is very friendly. I've been coming here for here years.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There was a large line waiting for ice cream, but it went quickly while looking at old photographs and posters on the walls. It was the place to be, "for that sweet tooth". So many flavors to choose, made it difficult. I decided on Almond...More

Thank Kare2Bme
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beth Marie's Old Fashion Ice Cream has been a Denton tradition for years. When we travel to other cities, we often try the local ice cream stores that are touted as the greatest ice cream on Earth. None of them compare to Beth Marie's as...More

Thank mginnings1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in while walking on square to satisfy sweet tooth with ice cream. That have a large selection, but I ended up with a turtle sundae. Very nice place.

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I eschew ice cream cones, preferring sodas, floats, malteds, and the occasional banana split. Sodas must be made in a proper order. First some soda water with a shot of syrup. Then the ice cream, which the soda jerk must stir around so as to...More

Thank fkelland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beth Marie's is quite simply the best ice cream- it's made in house and there are so many flavor choices, after living in Denton over 30 years, I've yet to come close to trying them all. The downtown store is like walking back in time...More

Thank firecracker0450
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beth Marie's has been in Denton for a very long time. I have eat at both locations. They are very good about allowing you to sample before making your choice.

Thank ann l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent home made ice cream, extensive selection of flavors. They also have sandwiches and soups. Hometown owner also has added 2 other locations in the Denton County area. The downtown location is like walking into an old fashioned ice cream parlor on our historic square.

Thank Marilyn N
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:15
11:00 - 23:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 W Hickory St, Denton, TX 76201
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Denton
  • Phone Number: +1 940-384-1818
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