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Peppertree Frosty

270 S Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92084-6003
+1 760-726-0732
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (24 reviews)
“sundae” (11 reviews)
“banana split” (9 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Fast food
270 S Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92084-6003
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place hasn't changed a bit in 50 years (which is good). Yes, I've been a customer for 50 years. Nothing fancy here, just great soft serve and all the other transformations of soft serve you can think of such as your favorite candy bar...More

Thank Kent C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place! Friendly service, and the ice cream never disappoints! I loved taking my kids here on the way home from school. It's not fancy or gourmet, it's an old fashioned roadside ice cream stand. There are a few shady tables to eat...More

Thank Abzmom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for an old fashion ice cream shop...this is the place. From banana splits, hot fudge sundays, and milkshakes, this is the real deal.

Thank Janmac77
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Pepper tree is a MUST stop when visiting the beautiful city of Vista! Excellent customer service always; from the ice cream to the shakes to the food... you will not regret making this stop!

Thank SuzS777
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

If you love ice cream, then you have to go to Peppertree. Try the Boston shake. It hasn’t changed in quality and great food since I first started going in the 70’s. Love the burgers. Fast, friendly, and always great.

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great locally owned business! The food is reasonably priced and very tasty. Service is great and the food is very good!

Thank Kenneth C. B
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Its Been here longer than I, back in the 70s all the cute girls worked here. they serve burgers too. They have been here so long that its namesake tree (That perished) is coming back and getting some size- consistent soft serve, dip available, sundaes,...More

Thank Castlepete
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Been going to Pepper Tree since the 1970’s. Family loves it for quick meal. Hamburgers and a Banana Split after words. Great Spot

Thank Lee T
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The service was super! Friendly staff even with a long line. Our milkshakes exceeded our expectations! Yummy! Ordered food which we waited for double the time for the ice cream. Believe our order was misplaced because the were only a few people in line for...More

Thank Passion4Travel4Life
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Been going here for over 50 years- Its a right of passage in vista-nothing better on a hot day than peppertree!!

Thank debahrke
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 S Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92084-6003
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 760-726-0732
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