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Palace Ice Cream and Sandwich Shop

100 S Main St, Tuscumbia, AL 35674-2429
+1 256-386-8210
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (17 reviews)
“sundae” (5 reviews)
“banana split” (3 reviews)
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100 S Main St, Tuscumbia, AL 35674-2429
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Fully​ restored by the owners to how they remember it in their youth it is now a favourite of both locals a d tourists.

Thank TheBobaFett
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Food was pretty good but watch out for prices. Menu says one thing and then you get to counter to pay and it's another price.

Thank Amberbw
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

$2. for a sandwich!? Crazy, but true. Nice staff, old fashioned decor, yummy. We got a double cheeseburger and also the salad plate. Tasty! Chocolate cobbler was delish. Go.

Thank shoyla
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We decided to stop in after seeing pictures of the banana split! I had never had a banana split before (not into ice cream) but had been craving one for a change. My boyfriend got the Rueben and I the Philly Cheesesteak. Both were really...More

Thank xyeta07
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Nice place downtown. Was not busy. Asked what Ice cream flavors.. gave a print out list. Ordered... "WE DON'T HAVE THAT..". Ordered a shake instead.. old fashion made.. which I lied.. then came in large glass container, plus the metal mixing cup.

1  Thank dorrellp
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Stepping through the feels like walking into a 1950's novel. Your greeted with the warmest of smiles as sit down at the counter where you can chat it up with the staff as they hand dip your favorite flavor or have them create the best...More

Thank 58tonyah
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The original ice cream parlor has been renovated and is awesome. Had the chicken salad sandwich, then a double scoop of ice cream. Lots of history.

Thank jnini10
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Here with my husband and kid after a hike. Walk in and the place is empty except for a few girl at the end of the bar eating. We stand there a little lost when one of the girls says hey yall going to need...More

1  Thank Laura K
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Several of us stopped in for ice cream, pie, and a sundae and we plan to return sometime for a real meal. This was a pharmacy and pictures and memorabilia of the building's past dated back to the early 1900s decorates the walls of the...More

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Quaint ice cream parlor with good food and great shakes made the old fashioned way. Check out the old prescriptions wallpapered in the bathrooms!

Thank Linda R
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 S Main St, Tuscumbia, AL 35674-2429
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscumbia
  • Phone Number: +1 256-386-8210
The bldg is in downtown Tuscumbia and was built in 1833, while an Ice Cream parlor was started there in 1906 and was a local landmark. It was renovated in 2001 and serves Ice Cream based desserts as well as a few basic meals.
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