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Christina's Homemade Ice Cream

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1255 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1338
+1 617-492-7021
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11:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Roseville
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88 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Flavors are not your typical offerings which is nice. High quality and very rich. Yogurt is better than the ice cream. Staff is friendly.

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Thank Ben C
Boston, Massachusetts
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70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Ice cream, milky, creamy, delicious, great flavors, good service, good options, everything is good here.

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Thank DrRoyA
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Christina's always has unique flavors and great quality ice cream! Good to visit once- I now go much less often since their prices have skyrocketed.

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Thank lauren e
Geneva, Switzerland area
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99 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Ice cream ice cream ice cream. That's what it's about and they do it to perfection. And everybody goes. Slightly sticky tables.

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Thank Dinnerout66
Madrid, Spain
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

I love Christina's. It features a really large variation of flavours (with many creative choices) that are actually good. I also love that they are not too heavy (at least if you get the small portions) and that it's very affordable.

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Thank Aida R
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Christina's is my favorite ice cream shop- with fresh ingredients (made with spices from their spice shop down the street)- and with new specials. My favorite is the butterfinger coconut, but the Asian flavors are always good as well!

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Thank lauren e
Peabody, Massachusetts
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121 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

As usual, Christina's ice cream was fresh and delicious. One can always expect a vast array of interesting flavors. The chocolate mousse was some of the tastiest, most chocolatey ice cream we've had. The place is always crowded, but we were able to get a table.

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Thank WeGoOut
Everett, Massachusetts
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105 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

Seriously. this is the best ice cream I have ever had, and that includes the Penn State creamery ice cream. I did not know flavors such as ginger, coriander and molasses could taste so wonderful. And huge quantities too. Definite recommendation

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Thank Neem_neem
Boston, Massachusetts
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76 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2015

Christina's is legendary for the area - ice cream, 12 months of the year, until 10 PM. The consistency is beautiful and creamy; the flavor choices are reliably among the best in the city, and Christina's offers seasonal specials to boot. I am a particular fan of all things coffee and CHristina's regularly offers at least two and sometimes three... More 

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Thank rob k
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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609 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

I have been to almost all homemade ice cream stores in the region and never found one with more choices for delicious taste! They have a large variety of Ice creams and Frozen yogurt. Their Mango ice cream has a real taste of the fruit! The ginger ice cream is the best ever! They also have ice cream cakes for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1255 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1338
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-492-7021

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