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Pop's Ice Cream & Soda Bar

1916 Memorial Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-2014
+1 540-345-2129
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“sundae” (8 reviews)
“ice cream” (24 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
1916 Memorial Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-2014
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Greatest ice cream shop in the city. Wonderful atmosphere always brimming with crowds of smiles. Great ice cream, but also sandwiches, soups, and salads. Like stepping back in time.

Thank george264
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Visited with my husband and two children. The sandwiches were great!! We all got something different and they were all good. The ice cream itself was just ok. My son tried an ice cream soda, that was very good, and it was nice to try...More

Thank klsmith5
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

41 years of experienced ice cream eating has finely lead me to this little blast from the past where everything is made with the finest ingredients and a whole lotta love. It even smelled like my grandmothers kitchen. Lemon crunch ice cream is now my...More

Thank Sonyaboyd
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

The people here are very nice. We were greeted as soon as we sat down in our booth. There are plenty of food options but really just wanted ice cream. The place is a cozy little shop. We both ordered sundaes. The ice cream was...More

Thank Reitz37
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We love the homestead creamery ice cream from the store and decided to go get some after seeing a movie at the Grandin theater nearby. This place has about 25 different ice cream flavors, lots of choices on how you want to indulge your delicious...More

Thank BeBe B
Reviewed 30 November 2016

The menu consists of grilled cheese sandwiches and ice cream so if you're in the mood for those, it's perfect. I wanted a Coke and they don't serve soft drinks - I think it's a natural food type of thing. The staff was very friendly...More

Thank Hokiechip
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We had a group of 9 people at Pop's on a Saturday night. The ice cream was great; a little something for everyone. The old fashion soda was good too! The place is a bit small for a group of our size. The one large...More

Thank akgorby
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The ice cream is delicious - they use Homestead! I love the community vibe and the owners are friendly. The menu is a great mix of old school soda fountain faves as well as awesome lunch options like sandwiches and salads. A great place to...More

Thank Rhonda S
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

My wife, a friend and I visited Pop's after a medical appointment 3 hours from home. The reviews were good and the day was hot. We all ordered ice cream and it was very rich and unusually creamy. The atmosphere was old-time-soda-fountain. Nice. Rest rooms...More

Thank ClinchMtnMan
Reviewed 25 July 2016

step back in time with the soda drinks and ice cream. small place but a nice stop to our trip in Roanoke.

Thank Kristy Q
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1916 Memorial Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-2014
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-345-2129
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