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My Favorite Ice Cream Shoppe

2048 42 Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta T2T 2M7, Canada
+1 403-287-3838
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good53%
  • Average1%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“ice cream” (27 reviews)
“sorbet” (2 reviews)
“cake” (2 reviews)
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2048 42 Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta T2T 2M7, Canada
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

When we have a hankering for ice cream, this is where we usually end up. They have a huge selection of frozen delights.

Thank touchup2017
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Great neighbourhood ice cream shop. Offer a variety of ice cream, sizes and cones. I always look forward to going for a scoop or two at this place.

Thank dog-dadd
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We had the opportunity to return this summer to My Favourite Ice Cream Shoppe after a few years of geographical absence. It used to be our regular haunt. While the ice cream was still high quality and delicious, the experience lacked its previous charm. My...More

Thank Mila W
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This place has not been remodeled since it has opened. Although I like the vintage decor, it could use a good dusting of the old Sundae cups on the back wall. Regardless, we stop in often. They have a BIG selection of hard ice cream...More

Thank Sylvie B
Reviewed 21 August 2017

My family and I ordered a Rum and Raisin ice cream and a Cookies and Cream ice cream. They were both very flavorful and the cost was very reasonable. The ice cream was certainly nice and had little twists in each. I liked they let...More

Thank pw0867
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The current state of the shop is a far cry from what it once was. Everything is caked in dust. Just take a look at the knickknacks on the glass display behind the counter. Absolute filth. The staff on a Sunday afternoon was cranky and...More

Thank mango_travels091
Reviewed 8 August 2017

It has been years since our last visited to this ice cream parlor. The ice cream still taste great and it is an easy walk (depending on your location) or drive. The day we went, there was no line up as compared to going to...More

Thank Larry J
Reviewed 25 July 2017

A really fun place to take the kids. Lots of flavours of ice cream to choose from. It's a retro looking shoppe. When I was there, there was a piano. My son of course had to try it out (even though he cannot play the...More

Thank louisedavis158
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Stopped in for a cool treat on an incredibly hot July day! I chose the lemon sorbet in a cup and that was just perfect because it didn't drip like my husband's blueberry cheese cake ice cream cone once we got outside. Both flavours were...More

1  Thank seetheworld2014
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Still lined up at 9:00. Have to say good value, reasonable pricing. We will return I'm sure Many flavours, limited parking.

Thank Glen W
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2048 42 Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta T2T 2M7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Altadore
  • Neighbourhood: Altadore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-287-3838
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