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Arcata Scoop

1068 I St, Arcata, CA 95521-5518
707-825-7266
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (76 reviews)
“honey vanilla” (9 reviews)
“waffle cones” (9 reviews)
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1068 I St, Arcata, CA 95521-5518
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1 - 10 of 148 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a frustrating night of trying to find a decent restaurant in this town, we wandered into Arcata Scoop and were greeted by happy friendly folks behind the counter serving some of the best ice cream anywhere. Totally saved the night.

Thank DandNinSTL
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This in house made ice cream was excellent. There was a line out the door. Inside there is fun seating in a giraffe glider. I'd be here frequently if I lived in this town.

Thank 2Finediners
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Yum, great place to take the kids. Wife was getting wine while the kids and I shared a few scoops of different flavors. cool spot

Thank humboldtia
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Great little ice cream shop. Nice atmosphere with some unique seating options. And really good ice cream!

Thank Mikwnik
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

There's not a ton of seating but who cares? More fun to walk around with ice cream. Not far from the plaza and the theater, this is a staple of our Arcata daytime culture.

Thank TommyEureka
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Very good and original ice cream. Everyone loves it. Although I am not the biggest fan, it seems like lots of other people are.

Thank thejelineks
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Good and unusual flavors. Nice atmosphere. Especially for kids/families. Friendly service. Reasonable prices for the quality.

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

time for dessert? sugar a bit low? look no further and have a scoop or two of all sorts of ice cream flavors. you can sit inside and for the little ones there's fun stuff to play with too.

Thank karlanko
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Flavors vary daily, so don't be shy about coming back! Honey-vanilla-lavender is a specialty; strawberry is reliably excellent. Plenty of other good ones worth sampling.

Thank SequanCreek
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Had super yummy ice cream and it was such a cute location! Staff was great and offered samples of everything you wanted. It was way pricy though. A kids cone was about 4.00! That was enough for me though since I don't eat tons of...More

Thank David A
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Nearby Attractions
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1068 I St, Arcata, CA 95521-5518
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Arcata
  • Phone Number: 707-825-7266
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