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Ted & Wally's

#1 of 39 Dessert in Omaha
#11 of 1,187 Places to Eat in Omaha
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1120 Jackson St, Omaha, NE 68102-2878
+1 402-341-5827
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Layton, Utah
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Found this place with an online search and glad I decided to try it out. All of the ice cream is made there and the ice cream makers are right there, up front and center. The ice cream was tasty and my coworkers got shakes they really liked. It's in a repurposed old time gas station, so the environment is... More 

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Thank Carmikey
Harrison, Nebraska
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188 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted ice cream. Walked out the front door of my hotel, and Ted & Wally's was directly in front of me. Coincidence? I don't think so! I tried a scoop of "Hava Nagila" and a scoop of Chocolate Caliente. Both were amazing and unique. The staff was helpful, speedy, and in a good mood.

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Thank RangerAJ
Omaha, NE
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Ted & Wally's is a staple of Omaha's Old Market and at times the line stretches out the door and into the parking lot. They rotate through different flavors but you're sure to find something.

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Thank jeremy_jeremy
Springfield
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The atmosphere is a bit eclectic and minimal. The ice creams, sorbets are home made. You might even see the large old-fashioned freezers running. The product runs from really good to incredible. They also make shakes, etc. For a real, refreshing summer drink try a sherbet "freeze."

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Thank roberti424
Omaha, Nebraska
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 March 2017

My brother was in town for the weekend & we took my mom to the Old Market for the first time. We just HAD to take her to Ted & Wally's. My husband knows the owner & he insisted we try it a couple years ago....we became hooked.

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Thank SweetSis73
Scottsdale, Arizona
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273 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Ted & Wally's was recommended to me by a friend who is originally from Omaha. He said that it was the best ice cream in the area It truly was excellent! The flavors of this homemade ice cream change daily. I will return on a future trip!

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Thank Samuel A
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55 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Ice cream was great. Try the fat Elvis. I never would have thought of that combination but it was really good. They have different flavors all the time. We will definitely go again.

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Thank Austin G
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Best Ice Cream in Omaha. They now have two locations downtown and Benson. The flavors change daily. The best flavor is cinnamon grape nuts. Sounds crazy but it is amazing.

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San Diego, California
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764 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 300 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I hit up Ted and Wallys for Ice cream and fun on weekends. It's especially fun to build you own toppings.

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Thank CaribbeanFan79
Omaha, Nebraska
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Ted and Wally's has amazing fresh ice cream! They always have the popular flavors, but do experiment with others. There is always a new flavor to try!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 Jackson St, Omaha, NE 68102-2878
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-341-5827

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?