Sweet Pea's Ice Cream

Ice Cream
764 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040 764 Sheridan Rd, Highwood Directions
Today 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM Closed All Hours
+18472661116
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90% of 145 customers recommended

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About this Business

  • Cuisine
    Ice Cream, Coffee, Frozen Yogurt, Cafe, Tea
  • Price
    <$15
  • Hours
    Sun-Thu
    2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Fri-Sat
    2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Cuisine
    Ice Cream, Coffee, Frozen Yogurt, Cafe, Tea
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  • Parking
    Lot
  • Delivery
    No
  • Takeout
    Yes
  • Catering
    Yes
  • Good For Kids
    Yes
  • Good For Groups
    Yes
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Report | 25 days ago
Go there all the time...
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Report | 2 months ago
Make sure the place is open before you go. Don't trust the hours posted on the website!
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Report | 4 months ago
Best Ice Cream anywhere- great flavors, huge portions, friendly service and charming retro ambiance.
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Report | 4 months ago
The chocolate peanut butter covered bananas are AMAZING!!
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Report | 5 months ago
The absolute worst Groupon experience I've ever encountered! We were there on vacation with our kids and figured we'd give this place a try, big mistake. First, the empty and run-down place smells really musty, almost as if mold was coming out of the vents. Second, the owner was extremely disrespectful and instantly became aggressive towards my pregnant wife as soon as he heard the word "Groupon". I thought ice-cream parlors were suppose to be a place of joy? After we were basically chased away by the disgruntled owner, we realized the ice-cream was really old. There was absolutely nothing sweet about Sweet Pea's ice cream. We would have been better off going to Dairy Queen or ColdStone. Stay away at all costs! We w
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Report | 5 months ago
Great ice cream in an unkempt store, served up by a cranky owner operator
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Report | 6 months ago
The service and the taste of the ice cream was okay. The inside of the place was not what I expected.
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Report | 6 months ago
There was many icecream flavors to pick from and a large selection on the menu. The store itself and behind the counter was dirty. It looked like the owner was the only one there and was busy keeping up with everything . It was a hot Sunday afternoon and he needed an extra set of hands.
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Report | 6 months ago
The store itself looks a little dumpy but the ice cream is really good.
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Report | 6 months ago
Ice cream is amazing but I wish the owner would clean the store up and maybe hire some counter help with more pleasant manners. I'll only buy to take out, won't eat there and the faster I can get in and out the happier I am.
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From Our Editors

While patrons sit with their cone or banana split, Gene Kelly dances across TV screens and the stereo crackles with big band swing, but this isn't a scene plucked from a Norman Rockwell painting. Sweet Pea's Ice Cream does its best to re-create the feel of an old-fashioned ice cream parlor. Even the image of Sweet Pea herself is sure to remind visitors of dimple-cheeked Shirley Temple. She's actually the owners' daughter, but her persona talks up the shop's chilly treats, from ice cream churned at a family-owned dairy in Wisconsin to the menu's signature dessert, chocolate-covered frozen bananas. Familiar flavors such as chocolate are served alongside more exotic tastes such as Door County Cherry or Mint Avalanche. Even the hand-dipped bananas come in a variety, such as dark chocolate and peanut butter—a combo bound to send Elvis impersonators into a frenzy.

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Sweet Pea's Ice Cream

Sun-Thu
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Fri-Sat
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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