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Bo's Ice Cream

Florida Avenue, Tampa, FL
+1 813-234-3870
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good17%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“ice cream” (19 reviews)
“dairy queen” (2 reviews)
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Florida Avenue, Tampa, FL
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

$15.00 for a small banana split and a small malt. No one smiles or seems to care if they have customers or not.

Thank Melody M
Reviewed 12 March 2018

I stopped at Bo's and everyone that I spoke with in front of the store said that it was fantastic. After all they've been there since 1954! My ice cream cone was the best! And since the tables were all filled, I asked to share...More

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 6 March 2018

It is more the experience than the ice cream ... at least in my opinion. Definitely a Tampa tradition. Not located in the best area of town so be aware of that. Parking is extremely limited. Not eat in ... order at the window and...More

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed 4 February 2018

It is the oldest ice cream place in Seminole Heights. We love it! Visit often. Love making up my own thick and chunky is great!

Thank Sherry G
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I have to be honest and say, I cannot be in the Tampa area and not stop here !! I always get the vanilla/chocolate swirl. Best custard ice cream around!!!

Thank seagal63
Reviewed 24 March 2017

before its destroyed. the government went after it in a public humiliation, looks like no buyers are out there and the owners are ready to retire if they can. id hate to see this go away and Warren Buffet make even more money with has...More

Thank m v
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We went to Bo's because of the reviews, but we weren't impressed. My friend's sherbet was not good, and the prices compared to the size of the ice cream seemed to be more than other places. I don't think we will be back.

Thank Caitlin J
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Mom and Pop window/drive up ice cream joint that is the best! The hot fudge sundae is my favorite and my husband raves about their cherry milkshakes.

Thank Kimorleigh
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Bo's Ice Cream has been in the same location on Florida Avenue since 1954 and other than the addition of the drive-thru, it hasn't changed. My first trip to the oasis of ice cream was in 1956. We lived just around the corner and walked...More

Thank Vickie F
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

After moving out of Tampa about 5 years ago it was nice to drive by his place and see that still open and going strong. Are the hot fudge sundae and I tell you what I'm not sure if it's better than before but damn...More

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Florida Avenue, Tampa, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-234-3870
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