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Bassetts Ice Cream

51 N 12th St Ste 45, Reading Terminal Market, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2902
+1 215-925-4315
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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51 N 12th St Ste 45, Reading Terminal Market, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2902
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The stand looks so appealing when you walk by it at Reading Market. The ice cream is nothing special though. Decent selection of flavors, not worth a stop if the wait is long

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good ice cream, the peach was delicious. Something about eating ice cream and walking. I would definitely return back for another cone.

Thank Pamala B
Reviewed 1 week ago

What can you say besides the ice cream was creamy, cold and tasted like a flavor bomb without being overly sweet. It was thick enough that it was still consistent after 5 minutes of melting which made it perfect. It may be the best Cherry...More

Thank ThomasGX922
Reviewed 9 April 2018

When we are in town we always stop by for a scoop! There are so many choices, we are never bored. They will give you a glass of cold water for a chaser as creamy ice cream always makes you thirsty! If you like ice...More

1  Thank Betty M
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Been eating Bassetts Ice Cream from the supermarket whenever it was available here in New York. To come across a Bassett's store here in the Reading Terminal was the find of the day They give you giant scoops in a cone but to us, with...More

Thank Sockster
Reviewed 25 March 2018

I really liked this place. Of course it is hard to make ice cream taste bad. :) I tried the sundae with 3 scoops of ice cream and 2 toppings. I got dark chocolate, regular chocolate and birthday cake. They were generous with their toppings...More

Thank pizzapizza315
Reviewed 25 March 2018

This oldie but goodie this ice cream is not to be missed. Great flavors, really creamy. Had it the first day I was at a convention and made sure to come back for more my last day. If you like ice cream try it, even...More

Thank elandja
Reviewed 18 March 2018

A variety of delicious flavors and huge scoops of ice cream make Bassetts a must-see place for visitors!

Thank lobos3
Reviewed 10 March 2018

The Pomegranate Blueberry with chunks of chocolate is the tops along with the coffee ice cream for my friend, these 2 were comfort foods at the end of the day after the Philly Flower Show. Just out of this world smooth and creamy, a pure...More

Thank redcatcec
Reviewed 5 March 2018

When visiting Reading Terminal Market, do not miss Bassett's Ice Cream. We especially like their sorbet! The flavors are rich and vibrant. They will pack ice cream in pints on ice so you can even take it home with you!

Thank Julie R
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 N 12th St Ste 45, Reading Terminal Market, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2902
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-925-4315
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