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Ranison Ice Cream & Candy

706 16th St S, La Crosse, WI 54601-4901
+1 608-782-1987
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“blue moon” (3 reviews)
“the pearl” (4 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
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LOCATION
706 16th St S, La Crosse, WI 54601-4901
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our go to in the summer for ice cream. Quaint little neighborhood store with handmade ice cream and old fashioned candy. The Turtle Sunday is a must! Also, great shakes and malts. They make the best turtles in the city as well! Highly...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

You want REAL homemade ice cream and interesting flavors; this your place. No matter the timr, there is a line

Thank faith z
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious homemade ice cream and a nice selection of candy and sodas. Reasonable prices. Seating is outside only.

Thank Kate821
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We were in LaCrosse for a funeral and had some time to kill. My wife decided she wanted some ice cream if we could find it nearby. I punched it into the Tom Tom and it took us right to the front door of Ranison...More

Thank cigar614
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Discovered this place in our neighborhood as we were walking the dog. Stopped in to get some ice cream. Not the best ice cream we had, but far from the worst. A few chairs outside. Seems like a local favorite where kids and neighborhood people...More

Thank Roland K
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We were told this was the best, least expensive ice cream in La Crosse. We went out of our way to find the store in a residential section of town. The store was empty when we arrived in the early afternoon. A woman appeared after...More

Thank aquadroplet
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Cherry Cheesecake ice cream was yummy! I love this place and my entire family does! The waffle cone was still warm, the ice cream delicious, and the service amazing! The line gets a bit long but for sure worth the wait!

Thank James S
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Ranison's is a locally owned Ice Cream shop that makes its own ice cream, root beer, and chocolate candy. It's been around since the 1930s, although its changed owners, my children love it. Get a scoop of blue moon, grape nut, or during the right...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Young people working that evening. A long line of people waiting. One of the staff was more interested in counting money than assisting the customer. Not worth the wait!

Thank clemab
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Homemade ice cream....need I say more. Fun little shop filled with goodies. One of my kiddos favorite stops for sure.

Thank lacrossefoodiefreek
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Restaurant Details

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Seating
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 706 16th St S, La Crosse, WI 54601-4901
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse
  • Phone Number: +1 608-782-1987
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