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Ray's Italian Water Ice and Frozen Custard

3039 Lauderdale Dr, Richmond, VA 23233-7800
+1 804-360-8135
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 Jul 2017
20 Apr 2017
“Wonderful neighborhood place”
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12:00 - 22:00All hours
3039 Lauderdale Dr, Richmond, VA 23233-7800
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

My favorite thing to get there is the cotton candy rocket. It has layers of cotton candy Italian ice with vanilla custard with icing and a pile of whipped cream, this may seem too sweet, but it has the perfect textures and the perfect amount...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Great custard with tons of flavors. They always support the local schools. I love Ray's! They also have tasty Italian Ice/custard drinks that we love.

Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Summer and Rays Water Ice and Custard. Can't beat a Rays Rocket. Vanilla Custard with Peanut Butter Ice is out of this world. Highly recommended. Everything is a great choice! Enjoy.

Thank TripGuy11920
Reviewed 25 August 2015

This is by far our favorite place for dessert! The frozen custard and Italian ice are incredible, and the family that owns the restaurant is top notch. You have to go!

Thank Kangaroomum4
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

My family and I enjoy the occasional visit to Ray's. Enjoy a great Italian Ice, Custard, Rocket, or other frozen treat. Lots of room to sit and enjoy! Rated as 10 stars! You can't choose wrong at Ray's. Enjoy!

Thank TripGuy11920
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Love the gelatos and ice cream! Went to dinner nearby and was very disappointed in our meal--poor quality and small portions. We decided to stop by Rays to get Ice Cream for dessert. I got the blue ice cream to support Deep Run High School...More

Thank dclausi1
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

I always walk their to get ice cream with my friends since it is local to me. The business is run by a Mother and Son. It is really good ice cream! The wait can be long occasionally.

Thank DCA1519
Reviewed 22 June 2014

There is nothing better on a hot day than Ricks Italian ice or frozen custard. I love the peanut butter and melon ice combined ,My husband loves the peanut butter the best. .We have tried many of the other flavors but these are our favorites....More

Thank Bornabrit
Reviewed 26 May 2014

While I don't live in Richmond, I never miss the chance to have desert at Ray's. I'm a purest and love just getting the frozen vanilla custard, awesome! But they have lots of frozen Italian Ice that you can, and most do, mix with the...More

Thank Donald M
Reviewed 14 May 2014

This is an outdoor ice and custard joint in a strip shopping center at the corner of Church Road and Lauderdale Drive. It gets lines around the corner and you can wait 30-40 minutes. They have many flavors of ices and you can get something...More

Thank FF_RDM
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12:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3039 Lauderdale Dr, Richmond, VA 23233-7800
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-360-8135
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