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The Ice Cream Show

129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
+1 423-702-5173
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“waffle cone” (25 reviews)
“ice cream” (132 reviews)
“brownie” (6 reviews)
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09:00 - 23:00All hours
$$ - $$$
129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
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Reviewed 3 days ago

we always like to treat ourselves to The Ice Cream Show after walking across the Walking Bridge. First we choose cup or cone; then we choose ice cream or yogurt; then we choose chocolate or vanilla, then the mix-ins. So much to choose from!

Thank iamtheirvoicenk
Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent a rainy day in Chattanooga and stopped in here for coffee and tea and were warmly impressed with the local color and feeling of being in special place. The items we had were very well prepared and reasonable. The staff was friendly and...More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 1 week ago

You actually choose what you want added to the base ice cream that you select. So you get a totally unique experience. Great way to end the walk across the Walnut Street Bridge.

Thank BarbAWS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want an adult serving of ice cream in a cone, expect to spend about $6-$8 per person. The ingredients are fresh and you can customize your ice cream experience. I love the chocolate ice cream with fresh raspberries and almonds. A nice place...More

Thank SouthernPJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It took us a couple of times to visit this store due to the crowds, but we finally found a good time and were richly rewarded by the experience. There are only two flavors of ice cream, but dozens and dozens of options on toppings,...More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Choose vanilla or chocolate yogurt or icecream, and add endless combinations. We tried Kahlilua macadamia, raspberry cheesecake, and blackberry raspeberry, and everyone was pleased.

Thank rwilliams2911
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If there is a line, wait in it! Yes, it looked long, however, in only 15 minutes we had managed to order from the nice young folks operating the register. In five minutes, we had our Barrelracers and were in a euphoric heaven of flavor...More

Thank PaulaSfromGA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every time I visit Chattanooga, I stop in here. The ice cream is delicious, it's right off the walking bridge, and they have great service.

Thank Jenita H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went down town to walk the bridge. was nice after walking to decided to stop here and get some ice cream. Great place kinda hidden a nice surprise... very good.

Thank Shaun W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped at the Ice Cream Show for a pick-me-up on Saturday afternoon. The combinations are endless with flavors, toppings, fruits, chocolates, nuts, and miscellaneous goodies to add like pretzels, coffee, coconut, etc. We each had a cup of our blended favorite. We both loved...More

Thank MSO70
ExcitingLynda, Guest Relations Manager at The Ice Cream Show, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your excellent review of our Ice cream and Coffee shop. When in Chattanooga again, please try one of our Gourmet Coffees or All Fruit smoothies. Both are so enjoyable especially on a hot day.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 Walnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1146
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-702-5173
  • E-mail
Located at the south end of the Walnut Street pedestrian bridge, between the Aquarium and the Hunter Museum.We can make 17,000 flavor combinations. You can choose from our 40 fresh ingredients including fruits, chocolates and all the gourmet nuts. We have premium ice cream, yogurt, and Wayfare Non-Dairy ice cream. We have the smoothest coffee in the world, and our roaster was voted number one as the best Roaster by the Roasters association. We can make any gourmet coffee drink that you like. Please ask about our seasonal favorites.Our smoothies are made from 100% fresh fruit. We do not substitute ice for fruit! We can also make sorbets out of your favorite fruits. Free WiFi with purchase.Open till 11 pm Daily.
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