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Emack & Bolio's

389 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-6207
+1 212-362-2747
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (23 reviews)
“oreos” (3 reviews)
“pretzels” (2 reviews)
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389 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-6207
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We got here just at the right time, around 9PM on a Monday night because shortly after we got there it started to get very crowded and the place is small so if you are claustrophobic you wouldn't want to be in there! My husband...More

Thank Cin4513
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This hole-in-wall tiny place has a wide variety of but one of the essential food groups- ICE CREAM!!!! Lush, rich, generously hand-dipped into cups or cones with any topping you can imagine. Friendly, helpful staff and no seating or tables. Frequently there's a line-up to...More

Thank Lewis S
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

A nice variety of flavors to chose from. I tried 3 different flavors and each was excellent. Also have a variety of cones, rolled in various concoctions like heath, oreo, fruity pebbles, etc. Shop is very tiny and prices are a bit expensive

Thank WIBadger10
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I had a cone rolled on rice krispies and dipped in chocolate. I had the Salted Caramel Chocolate Pretzel ice cream. It equalled a fantastic cone! The ice cream was smooth and creamy and tasted very fresh. The cone was crunchy and playful. It was...More

Thank CindyLu1964
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Small ice cream shop on the upper west side with an amazing variety of ice creams, smoothies and yogurts. Cups or cones hold any combination you can Dean of. The ice cream is really good with a high cream/fat content which translates to wonderful rich...More

Thank THam515
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This is a very popular place for quality ice cream, but it only has two chairs inside, and people crowd in to order their ice creams to go. There is a two place bench outside, and everything looks really nice, but best of all (for...More

Thank Manuel P
Reviewed 29 October 2016

The ice cream here is so grossly over priced it should be a crime, but it seems to have a certain target group and is kosher.

Thank DJKTraveler
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The flavors are inventive, tastes are excellent. Portions are commensurate with richness of the ice cream. Layout leads to confusion about who is in line and who is being helped, where to wait? Otherwise found staff to be friendly, helpful, and generous with their time...More

Thank SeasonedBizTraveler
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Was a fan before as I went a bunch of times to the Upper East Side (3rd Avenue?) location. We stopped by this location after a trip to the nearby Children's Museum. The staff there was friendly, patient and helpful. There is a lot to...More

Thank Jemlnlx
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

They have a crazy selection of cones. Wonderful homemade ice cream. The staff is friendly and helpful. It's obviously popular as there are always plenty of people at the shop.

Thank Travelinman2015
Nearby
Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
...More
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Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 23:30
Monday
13:00 - 11:30
Tuesday
13:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
13:00 - 23:30
Thursday
13:00 - 23:30
Friday
13:00 - 23:30
Saturday
13:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 389 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-6207
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-362-2747
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