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Kline's Dairy Bar

58 E Wolfe St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-4115
+1 540-434-6980
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (69 reviews)
“sundae” (14 reviews)
“banana split” (10 reviews)
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58 E Wolfe St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-4115
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always enjoy finding ice cream places on our road trips. This place was within walking distance from Jack Brown's Beer and Burger Joint where we had dinner. I got the brownie batter ice cream with peanut butter sauce and my husband got a fudge...More

Thank vebbie68
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

What a great place. I had a small sundae with chocolate ice cream, peanut butter sauce and whipped cream. Very yummy!! My husband had a banana shake. We were both very happy. I especially loved the ice cream cone shaped tip container outside. Genius, who...More

Thank julia_fisher
Reviewed 9 August 2017

A Harrisonburg institution. You must try their custard style ice cream! Great shakes and sundaes. Inventive flavors.

Thank GroupLeaderIreland
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Our July visit to this Wolf Street ice cream shop provided great chocolate and peach ice cream, however, the vanilla had noticeable ice crystals. Our previous visits to Kline’s other Harrisonburg site on 2404 S. Maine Street site never had the ice crystal problem. Both...More

Thank Bill_123
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Really good ice cream. The place to go in Harrisonburg for ice cream. Friendly service and in the evening you can meet some super friendly people eating their ice cream.

Thank Darryl C
Reviewed 16 June 2017

When I was in college, this ice cream shop was quite a treat. I would go there on dates or just on a hot day when I was in town. I was so glad to see that one of the places I used to eat...More

Thank mcmandj
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This is a super cute little shop with very good ice cream. There are only three flavors as they pre-make the ice cream EVERY MORNING! They cannot do ten million different flavors like the big chain ice cream shops that make theirs once or twice...More

Thank spelks
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We walked to this place after visiting a local diner. The ice cream was fairly food. The flavors are limited for anything but shakes. I'd recommend it, because it's fresh.

1  Thank Joann K
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I have lived in Harrisonburg for about 6 months now but have successfully avoided going to Klines because I didn't want to fall in love with it! However the sign out front saying the Flavor of the Day was Caramel and Pralines, finally reeled me...More

1  Thank PurplePadre
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Kline's Dairy Bar is a great old school ice cream spot. They have vanilla ice cream, chocolate ice a cream, and a flavor of the week as well as milkshakes, sundaes, and a few other flavors that they can make for you. My favorite is...More

Thank lehman367
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$6
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 E Wolfe St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-4115
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Harrisonburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-434-6980
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What makes Kline's ice cream so smooth and creamy with an unbelievably delicious taste? It's all in the production method and ingredients. We take the quality of our ice cream very seriously. High quality ingredients and an old fashion ice cream making technique has made Kline's an institution since 1943. Unlike the more popular and profitable soft serve and batch methods of producing ice cream, Kline's employs an almost obsolete process of continuous freeze production. Other methods can yield several times more ice cream because of the air being pumped in during the whipping process. The continuous freeze method used by Kline's, however, does not add extra air to the product. It is a very slow and labor intensive process. Each location makes their own fresh ice cream each morning for the day's sales.
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