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Big Dipper Ice Cream

631 South Higgins Avenue, Missoula, MT
+1 406-543-5722
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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631 South Higgins Avenue, Missoula, MT
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't mess around reading reviews when you could be eating ice cream. Temp is above freezing; Go get some.

Thank Fred D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best ice cream every!!! They have so many different and unique flavors and you can taste as many you want!! I would definitely recommend going!!!

Thank Barbara R H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This has got to be the best ice cream in the entire United States. Handmade with care and love! Great variety and unique flavors. My family always wants ice cream from BIG DIPPER, anytime of the year. Staff is always cheerful and pleasant any season....More

Thank MontanaWally
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up in northern Illinois and our favorite ice cream was across the border in Wisconsin. In the 1950s it was full cream ice cream and fantastic. The Big Dipper matches that old fashioned full cream treat! They have changing flavors and each flavor...More

Thank josephone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best ice cream in Missoula! My son has a severe peanut allergy and it really limits places we are able to go. Big Dipper works around his allergy every time!

Thank Kim L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came with my dog and they gave him a puppy cone. The ice cream is sooo good and the vibe is fun as well.

Thank Meaghan989
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Best ice cream in the whole. Town we go there many times in the summer and always have good time. IT is easy to get to and has good parking.

Thank georgewK8388SL
Reviewed 28 December 2017

How can you go wrong with ice cream? This is a must stop if you are in the Missoula area. Very few places can claim the longevity that the Big Dipper holds on to. Their ice cream has great flavor and good portions for your...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

They have the best ice cream in an unimaginable amount of flavors. Lines are long but fun atmosphere makes the time go by quickly.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

had a little dipper on huckleberry ice cream w whip cream, nuts, and a cherry. it was divine! there was no way to cram another dollop into that bowl. mmmmmmm.

Thank mtTravlr
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 631 South Higgins Avenue, Missoula, MT
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Missoula
  • Phone Number: +1 406-543-5722
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