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Emma's Lake Placid Creamery

2507 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3305
+1 518-523-8201
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sundae” (29 reviews)
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2507 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3305
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was friendly, the ice cream fantastic and the coffee was hot and fresh. Will definitely go back next time I'm in LP

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mary M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Emmas on Main St. is known by locals and frequent visitors as the place with the best ice cream and the friendliest and most helpful staff. If you crave some ice cream or other sumptious pastries and desserts at most anytime of the day, stop...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Glenmore43
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Staff was super friendly. Ice cream was very good. Can’t wait to go back and try any of the other options off the menu, the ice cream cup cakes looked awesome.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Avery31
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We've stopped here twice now, and it's always a hit! It's tiny and you might have to wait in line, but that's not always a bad thing because there are a lot of menu choices and it might take you a while to pick! They...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sherpa768819
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

You know there’s somethin’ special when there’s a long line. Didn’t disappoint. Excellent ice scream, pleasant and efficient service, and a very good value. Will return!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NCHS80
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Variety here truly you can find something you like! Waffle cones filled with two different kinds..tiramisu an peaches n cream! Cider donuts too

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Stopped here to have dessert before dinner kind of experience! Was not disappointed. Lots of flavors and could also free samples! A small place so be ready if it’s crowded to kind of know what you want!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ridgewalkersss
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Admittedly, I only ate one item, so I cannot attest to their entire menu, BUT you have to try the 'Go Piggy Sundae'! It is made with their signature maple cream soft serve ice cream which is wonderful by itself, but then they add pieces...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank thebub2018
Reviewed 8 September 2018

There is a reason the line is out the door! Delicious and very affordable. Reminds me of an old ice cream shop!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Shelley B
Reviewed 3 September 2018

My wife and I went to Emma's for dessert. It was crowded, but the lines moved along. In some ways it was good there was a line since it gave us time to pick from their extensive dessert menu. We both ended up with soft...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank letitgro
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Average prices
US$2 - US$19
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2507 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3305
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 518-523-8201
Emma's is a 50's themed ice cream shop featuring creamy and delicious soft serve cones, sundaes, old fashion milkshakes, malts and speciality items. A must try is our famous Maple Creme Soft Serve! Five flavors are featured daily, including Dole Whip, a fat free, lactose free, dairy free frozen soft serve dessert (Pineapple, Raspberry and Strawberry are rotated each week). Retro gift items, cards, classic hooded sweatshirts and wood signs round out the fun selection of items found at Emma's!
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